10 December, 2017

Cricket arrangements for MCC members

The MCG will host the Boxing Day Test, as well as 50-over and Twenty20 matches, featuring Australia and England.

Visitor tickets and reserved seats

Visitor tickets to Day 1 of the Test have sold out.

There is a limit of two visitor tickets per Full and Restricted member for days two and three.

On the fourth and fifth days, Full and Restricted members can each purchase up to four visitor tickets, while the limit for Provisional members is two.

Reserved seats on Level 1 have sold out for days 1 and 2 of the Test.

For all other international match days, reserved seats are available on levels 1 and 4 of the Reserve. They cost $10 (adults) and $5 (child aged 6-14).

Visitor tickets and reserved seats are on sale at Ticketek here.

View a seating plan for the MCC Members Reserve

Visitor ticket prices    

Visitor tickets to all international cricket days at the MCG cost $50 (adults) and $17 (children aged 6-14).

NOTE: Ticketek transaction fee is $7.05 (international matches).

Pavilions in the Park - Boxing Day Test

MCC members will be treated to a new hospitality experience at the Boxing Day Test, with temporary marquees to operate in Yarra Park on the first three days of the match.

Find out more about Pavilions in the Park.

Dining

The Members Dining Room and Jim Stynes Grill will be available for all international matches, in the same manner as per the current AFL home and away season.

The number of guests per member permitted in a booking will mirror the number of visitor tickets per member for that day’s play.

For BBL matches, bookings will be taken on a first-in, first-served basis, rather than via a ballot.

See below for ballot registration periods.

EventTeamsDate Bookings
Test Day 1Aus v EngDec 26Dec 11-12
Test Day 2Aus v EngDec 27Dec 11-12
Test Day 3Aus v EngDec 28Dec 11-12
Test Day 4Aus v EngDec 29
Dec 11-12
Test Day 5Aus v EngDec 30
Dec 11-12
BBLStars v Heat
Jan 2
From Dec 18
BBLStars v R'gades
Jan 6
From Dec 18
ODI
Aus v Eng
Jan 14
Jan 1-2
BBL
Stars v Sixers
Jan 16
From Jan 1
BBL
Stars v Thunder
Jan 20
From Jan 8
BBL
Stars v H'canes
Jan 27
From Jan 15
T20
Aus v Eng
Feb 10
Jan 29-30

Long Room and Balcony passes

Long Room and Balcony passes will not be available for the first three days of the Test. They will be available for all other international cricket days.

View an explanation of Long Room and Balcony pass categories.

EventDatePass
category

 Application
period

Test Day 1Dec 26 AN/A
Test Day 2Dec 27 AN/A
Test Day 3Dec 28 AN/A
Test Day 4Dec 29
 BDec 11-19
Test Day 5Dec 30
 CDec 11-19
BBLJan 2
 DOMMatch day only
BBL
Jan 6
 BDec 18-Jan 2
ODI
Jan 14
 BJan 2-9
BBL
Jan 16
 DOMMatch day only
BBLJan 20
 DOMMatch day only
BBL
Jan 27
 DOMMatch day only
T20
Feb 10
 BJan 29-Feb 6

Provisional member match categories

Provisional members are not able to use membership card to access the Reserve on the first three days of the Test.

However, Provisional members can access Pavilions in the Park in Yarra Park and will also have a form of access to all other cricket matches at the MCG.

EventDate Match category
Test Day 1Dec 261
Test Day 2Dec 271
Test Day 3Dec 281
Test Day 4Dec 29
3
Test Day 5Dec 30
4
BBL
Jan 2
4
BBL
Jan 6
3
ODI
Jan 14
3
BBL
Jan 16
4
BBL
Jan 20
4
BBL
Jan 27
4
WBBL
Jan 28
4
T20 Int
Feb 10
3

Click here to view an explanation of the Provisional member access categories.

BIG BASH LEAGUES

The MCG will host the following matches in the BBL and WBBL:

BBL

Tuesday January 2: Melbourne Stars v Brisbane Heat (7.10pm)
Saturday January 6: Melbourne Stars v Melbourne Renegades (7.10pm)
Tuesday January 16: Melbourne Stars v Sydney Sixers (7.40pm)
Saturday January 20: Melbourne Stars v Sydney Thunder (6.10pm)
Saturday January 27: Melbourne Stars v Hobart Hurricanes (4.10pm)

WBBL

Saturday January 6: Melbourne Stars v Melbourne Renegades (2.20pm)
Saturday January 20: Melbourne Stars v Melbourne Renegades (1.45pm)
Saturday January 27: Melbourne Stars v Hobart Hurricanes (12.20pm)
Sunday January 28: Melbourne Stars v Hobart Hurricanes (12.00pm)

MCC visitor tickets to BBL matches are now on sale at Ticketek.