Sport and Major Events

Sport and Major Events

Events That Excite

Melbourne is undisputedly Australia's major events capital, a claim solidly cemented by its ever-growing year-round calendar of events.  With over 350 annual events to choose from, our sporting and creative community delight and excite visitors year after year.

Showcasing the many dimensions of our cosmopolitan city, our events range from food and wine, sports, culture, comedy, music and gardening. All delivering impressive experiences with options to customise for VIPs or simply enjoy as a local – no matter the option, the excitement and atmosphere will create an experience to remember.

First class event experiences

  • Attend an international event such as the Australian Open Tennis Championships in January, the Formula One Australian Grand Prix in March or the Spring Racing Carnival featuring the iconic Melbourne Cup in November

  • Get exclusive access to one of our major events facilities or sporting arenas for a unique social event or team building activity

  • Enjoy a bespoke VIP experience behind the scenes at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, one of Australia’s iconic sporting venues 

  • Recreate your own Melbourne major event experience with options including a lap around the Formula One Australian Grand Prix track or a tennis challenge on the Australian Open centre court umpired by an Australian tennis champion 

Find out more information on events in Melbourne here

Contact MCB’s Victorian Event Solutions team to assist you plan your exclusive experiences.