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2017 Match Day Information

Round 2
Melbourne v Carlton
MCG
Sunday 2 April, 3.20pm

Gates
MCC Reserve: 1.00pm
Public: 1.30pm
AFL Reserve: 1.30pm

Ticketing
Memberships can be used to gain access to the game. If you’re an unrenewed member who received their card in the mail, visit a membership tent to activate the card. If you’re a new member and sign up at the ground, you will receive a ticket to gain entry.

Alternatively, you can pre-purchase tickets through Ticketek.

Memberships
Membership marquees will be located outside Gates 2, 3 and 5 and inside Gate 2 from 1.00pm. Membership sales, game day enquiries and scarf collection will be available at all marquees.

To find out which membership is best for you, visit our membership website.

Merchandise
The Demon Shop will be open from 12.30pm until half an after the game and is located on Brunton Avenue next to carpark Entrance E. All 2017 members will receive 10% off full priced merchandise on presentation of their membership card.

Round for Reach
Reach co-founder and legend of the game, the late Jim Stynes (#11), believed in the power of challenging young people to be the best version of themselves. Reach ambassador Max Gawn not only wears Jim’s no.11 proudly, but is also just as strongly backing the future leaders of Australia. We have played a central role in championing Reach and their impactful work with young people and have dedicated Round 2 to Reach. 

We would love to see you at the game and we want this opportunity to be about more than football. We want to show the next generation that we care. For just $11 you can show that support. 

Sunday Funday
To celebrate Melbourne’s first Sunday Funday of 2017, we have partnered with The LEGO® Batman Movie with a great range of activities and giveaways for kids and families:

  • Free entry for kids on the day (conditions apply, visit afl.com.au/sundayfunday for details)
  • Special kids’ meal deals at food outlets
  • Macca’s Kick-to-kick on the ground after the game
  • Meet LEGO® Batman, Batgirl and Robin – all from The LEGO® Batman movie!
  • Giveaways from the official merchandise of The LEGO® Batman Movie including mini-figurines and activity sets
  • Kids in Free every Sunday to the National Sports Museum at Gate 3. This Sunday, Lego Batman and Melbourne FC mascots appearance with other Sunday Speedster challenges and loads of giveaways for those first into the NSM before the game

General Admission Seating
Ponsford Stand Q31 – Q36 Rows AA-MM
Olympic Stand Q49-Q51 Rows S-MM, Q52-Q53 Rows K-MM, Q55-Q57
Southern Stand M1-M2, Q1-15½
Cheer Squad Bays M3 (Rows A-T)

TV Times
Melbourne: Channel 7 – 3.00pm LIVE, Fox Sports 3 – 3.00pm LIVE
Sydney: 7mate – 3.00pm LIVE, Fox Sports 3 – 3.00pm LIVE
Brisbane: 7mate – 3.00pm LIVE, Fox Sports 3 – 3.00pm LIVE
Adelaide: Fox Sports 3 – 2.30pm LIVE
Darwin: Southern Cross – 1.30pm LIVE, Fox Sports 3 – 2.30pm LIVE
Tasmania: Southern Cross – 3.00pm LIVE, Fox Sports 3 – 3.00pm LIVE
Perth: Fox Footy – Fox Sport 3 – 1.00pm LIVE

Social Media
Keep up-to-date on game day with our live coverage of the game on Twitter (@melbournefc) with the official hashtag #AFLDeesBlues

Get a behind-the-scenes insight into the day by following us on Instagram (@melbournefc), liking us on Facebook (facebook.com/melbournefc) and adding us as a ‘friend’ on Snapchat (melbourne_fc).

At the game? Tag us in your footy photos using the hashtag #RaiseHell when you share your photos across your social media platforms. Also look out for our special #RaiseHell filter on Snapchat. Happy snapping!

Website
melbournefc.com.au will also publish quarterly updates live from the game.

Getting to the MCG
Click here for public transport and parking information