City sightseeing with a difference. Visit the venues that host some of Australia’s favourite sporting events. Explore Flemington Racecourse, home of the Spring Racing Carnival and The Melbourne Cup – the horse race that stops the nation. Drive through the Commonwealth Games Athletes Village and around Albert Park, on the Melbourne F1 Grand Prix Circuit. Cafe Style lunch included at Marvel Stadium / Docklands Precinct.CHOOSE Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) OR Australian Open (AOT) Behind The Scenes Tour OR National Sports Museum (NSM available from March 2020). Add an hours tennis on the same courts as the world’s best players at the home of the Australia Open (minimum 2 guests).A fabulous way to explore Melbourne’s sporting culture.
What You'll Get
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Stop At: Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), Yarra Park, Jolimont, Melbourne, Victoria 8002 Australia
Enjoy a behind the scenes look at Australia's most significant sports stadium. Highlights of the MCG tour (all subject to availability) include; The Northern Stand, Coaches box, Media Centre, Players change rooms (football and cricket), Cricket viewing room, the exclusive Member's areas - including the Long Room, Bill Lawry Cricket Centre, The Ponsford Stand - Aerial views, and walk on the hallowed turf (arena).
Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes
Stop At: Albert Park, Port Phillip, Victoria 3206 Australia
Take a drive around the F1 Grand Prix circuit with an experienced guide who will talk you through the various turns and explain how the track is transformed for the Grand Prix.
Duration: 15 minutes
Stop At: National Sports Museum, Brunton Ave, Jolimont Melbourne Cricket Club, Melbourne, Victoria 8002 Australia
Home to Australia’s most extensive collection of sporting heritage and multi-media displays. More than just a museum, it captures the spirit of Australia's rich sporting traditions. Includes the MCG story and an extensive interactive area for kids of all ages, Sport Australia Hall of Fame, Olympic, AFL, Cricket Areas, Champions Horse Racing Museum, Sports Cinemas and much more.
Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes
Stop At: Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Victoria Australia
Tour behind the scenes of the Australian Open Tennis Championships at one of the world’s busiest sports and entertainment precincts, Melbourne Park. Enjoy a players point of view as you are taken through Australian Open tournament control. See the change rooms used by the world's best tennis players, up to the superboxes and VIP hospitality areas and, events permitting, onto the Arena. *PLEASE NOTE This tour is currently only available on Mondays and Fridays and not available from mid-December through to end January.
PLEASE NOTE: The AOT tour requires minimum 4 people.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Flemington Racecourse, Victoria Racing 448 Epsom Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 3031 Australia
Explore Flemington Race Course, home of the Spring Racing Carnival and The Melbourne Cup – the horse race that stops the nation.
Duration: 30 minutes
Pass By: Marvel Stadium, 740 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3008 Australia
Enjoy a café lunch at the Marvel Stadium / Docklands precinct
Stop At: Margaret Court Arena, Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Victoria Australia
Optional (Additional Cost) - Experience the excitement of Grand Slam tennis as you play for one hour on the same courts as the world’s best players. Racquet and ball hire (included) from The Australian Open shop.
Please bring tennis shoes and comfortable clothing.
Duration: 1 hour
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- A minimum of 2 people per booking is required for the Play Tennis option
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Most travelers can participate
- This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 24 travelers
- Lunch within the Etihad Stadium precinct
- Hotel pickup and drop-off at selected hotels
- Entry/Admission - Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG)
- Entry/Admission - National Sports Museum
- Entry/Admission - Melbourne Park
- Entry/Admission - Margaret Court Arena
Russell Street Extension, Russell St Ext, Melbourne VIC 3004, Australia
Traveler pickup is offered
We may be able to pick you up at hotels other than those listed. Please advise your hotel and we will let you know the closest pick up point.
Returns to original departure point
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the Melbourne Sports Tours in connection with this deal. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to Viator will be directed back to Groupon.
This offer is not eligible for promo codes.
The Fine Print
7-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operators terms and conditions for this offer here.