Sunday September 24, 2023
Richmond, VIC 3002
Language/ Cultural Consultant
Join one of our FREE Auslan MCG Tours this September during National Week of Deaf People 2023.
Explore the inner sanctum of the ‘G on a guided 75 minute tour. Gain an insight into Melbourne’s sporting culture while stepping behind the scenes of one of the world’s most iconic stadiums, including a walk along the boundary line of the arena*.
Tours will be delivered by an MCG Tour Guide in English and interpreted into Auslan.
This ticket also includes entry into the Australian Sports Museum. Please note there is no tour or interpreter available inside the museum. Visitors are welcome to explore the museum at their leisure.
Auslan is derived from Australian sign language, a language developed by, and for, Australians who are Deaf or hard of hearing.
These tours are tailored for members of the Deaf and hard of hearing community and their families.?
- Monday 18 September 11am
- Tuesday 19 September 2pm
- Wednesday 20 September 11am
- Thursday 21 September 2pm
- Sunday 24 September 11am
*Please note that the tour route is subject to availability.
Nothing can match the tradition and heritage of the iconic Melbourne Cricket Ground. The MCG Tour is the perfect activity for any sports fan.
Explore the inner sanctum of the MCG, walk along the boundary line of the hallowed arena and experience where legends play by taking a guided 75 minute MCG Tour!
Gain an insight into Melbourne’s sporting culture while exploring one of the world’s most iconic stadiums, as you hear from our proud MCC volunteers and go behind the scenes of the ‘G.
Highlights of this must-see tour include*:
- The famous MCC Long Room
- MCC Library (founded in 1873)
- MCG Tapestry
- Player change rooms
- Cricketers’ viewing room
- Ron Casey Media Centre
- Portrait of Sir Donald Bradman and Sachin Tendulkar
- A walk along the boundary line
- Cricket Victoria Bill Lawry Centre
- Ponsford Stand
- City Terrace with view’s of Melbourne’s skyline