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M&OP Helping Give Independence to 200 Kids in Need

M&OP was proud to host over 300 kids, donors, parents and volunteers at

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Guide to Avoiding Ticketing Scams

Melbourne & Olympic Parks (M&OP) is urging sport and concert goers to protect themselves against illegal ticket scamming...

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Venue Manager to learn from the best in the U.S.

Hisense Arena Venue Manager and Venue Management School (VMS) scholarship recipient, Nick Guinane, is endeavouring to bring...

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Margaret Court Arena hosts Fox FM Birthday Party

Melbourne & Olympic Parks proudly welcomed popular Fox FM 109.9 in holding the ‘best party ever’...

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Director of Arenas appointed new VMA President

Melbourne & Olympic Parks Director of Arenas, Steve Harper CFE, has been appointed the new President...

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Melbourne Park receives funding to complete redevelopment

Melbourne Park facilities will remain the best in the world, keeping our city the ultimate sports and events capital...

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Andrew Travis joins Melbourne & Olympic Parks

M&OP welcome the appointment of respected sport and venue administrator Andrew Travis. ...

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Rod Laver Arena’s new grand entrance set to take shape

Melbourne’s famous Rod Laver Arena is set for a major makeover, with demolition well underway...

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Premier’s Active April

M&OP Supports the Premier’s Active April Challenge 2017...

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Redevelopment works in full swing

The next stage of the Rod Laver Arena Refurbishment is well underway...

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TANDERRUM BRIDGE OFFICIALLY OPENS

Melbourne’s newest iconic landmark – the Tanderrum Bridge - has officially opened.

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Boot Camp Smashes Five Guiness World Records at Melbourne Park

More than 2000 women have taken up the challenge to ‘get sweaty’ and break not one, but five Guinness World Records

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Gosch’s Paddock Enhancement Project

Gosch’s Paddock is being improved to support the needs of all users, enhancing the green space...

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AAMI PARK TAKES PART IN OPEN HOUSE MELBOURNE

AAMI Park opened its doors to give 125 lucky people an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the iconic complex ...

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Melbourne to help host Rugby League World Cup 2017

Melbourne Rectangular Stadium will host two blockbuster matches for one of Australia’s biggest sporting events next year ...

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MELBOURNE – THE SPORTING CAPITAL OF THE WORLD

It’s official: Melbourne is the sporting capital of the world for the last decade.

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Ed Sheeran sets AAMI Park attendance record

Record-breaking weekend for English singer-songwriter.

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MCA receives LEED Gold certification

Margaret Court Arena has become the first sport and entertainment arena in Australia to receive a LEED Gold certification.

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New bridge to improve precinct access

Works have begun on the Batman Avenue Bridge – a new pedestrian gateway from Melbourne’s CBD to the iconic sports and entertainment precinct, Melbourne & Olympic Parks.

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BUILDER ANNOUNCED TO REFURBISH ROD LAVER ARENA

Lend Lease have been chosen as the managing contractor for the refurbishment of Australia’s top concert venue Rod Laver Arena.

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Taylor Swift to make history at AAMI Park

Pop sensation Taylor Swift will become the first artist ever to play three shows at AAMI Park when she brings The 1989 World Tour to Melbourne this December.

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REDEVELOPMENT TO STRENGTHEN PRECINCT

Melbourne & Olympic Parks is undergoing a multimillion dollar transformation that will deliver new and improved facilities across its arenas, stadiums and function spaces...

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ROD LAVER ARENA AMONG WORLD’S TOP MUSIC VENUES

A mid-year report of the global live music scene by industry staple Pollstar has ranked Rod Laver Arena at number 32 in the world’s top 100 concert arenas, with 211,792...

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MELBOURNE’S NEW HOME OF LIVE MUSIC

The new Margaret Court Arena (MCA) at Melbourne Park has emerged as an exciting addition to Melbourne’s live music market, offering a modern, mid-sized venue in the heart of the city’s entertainment precinct...

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AAMI PARK TOPS THE PFA’S STADIUM RATINGS

The outstanding playing surface at AAMI Park and the atmosphere created by the Melbourne Victory fans honoured as they top Professional Footballers Australia’s...

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NEW LOOK ROD LAVER ARENA UNVEILED

After almost 30 years as one of the world’s favourite sports and entertainment venues, Rod Laver Arena is getting a bold new makeover that will ensure it continues to host the best events in Australia...

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