Date: Thursday 11 April
Time: 7:30pm (AEST)
MCG | Wurundjeri


Fans are encouraged to get down to the MCG from 6:00pm (AEST), when gates open, before the first bounce at 7:30pm (AEST). Tickets to the game can be found here.


Join the legion and show your Demon Spirit in 2024. Sign on as a Melbourne member today and enjoy the footy action live at the MCG. 

For those unable to attend, the game will be available to watch live via the Seven Network, Fox Footy and Kayo Sports. Dees supporters can currently access a Kayo x Melbourne membership deal here, with a 12-month subscription part of the package.


Public Transport & Road Disruptions

There are two train stations close to the MCG, Jolimont and Richmond.

To get to Jolimont station, take the Hurstbridge or Epping lines from any railway station in the central business district.

To get to Richmond station from the city, take any train on the Lilydale, Belgrave, Alamein, Glen Waverley, Dandenong, Pakenham, Cranbourne, Frankston or Sandringham lines.

Multiple tram routes also stop close to the stadium, including the 70 (via Melbourne Park light rail), the 48 and 75 (both Wellington Parade).

Seymour and Shepparton lines
From 9:30pm, coaches replace trains between Southern Cross and Seymour/Shepparton lines.

Footscray Road
Lane closed in both directions between Shepherd Bridge and Waterfront Way.

West Gate Freeway
From 10pm, outbound exit ramp (outer lanes) to the Princes Freeway (Geelong-bound) closed overnight.

Parking in Yarra Park

Yarra Park will be closed for public parking and will be limited for accessible patrons.
Please find below some alternative parking options:

Wilson Parking
11 Exhibition Street
172 Flinders Street
Federation Square

First Parking
Collins Place

Federation Square
202 Flinders Lane

34-60 Little Collins Street
114 Flinders Street

Melbourne & Olympic Parks
Eastern Plaza Car Park

On-Street Parking
Metered parking is available around Fitzroy Gardens, the Botanical Gardens and along the Yarra River.

Arrive early

We are encouraging fans to arrive early to the MCG to ensure supporters are inside in time for the match start.

The entry process includes security bag checks, scanning of ticket and finding your spot to enjoy the game live.

We encourage supporters to download their ticket prior to their arrival at the MCG.


Broadcast and streaming

The game will be broadcast nationally via Channel 7, Fox Footy and Kayo Sports from 7:00pm (AEST).


Tune in on the below stations:
- 3AW
- Triple M
- AFL Nation

Check the AFL Broadcast Guide for interstate and regional radio timings.

Match Centre

Get live scores, stats and highlights via the Demons Match Centre. Available on the website and mobile app.

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Social Media

Follow us across social media for a behind-the-scenes insight on game day as well as live match updates as they happen.

Use the hashtags #AFLDeesLions and #DemonSpirit to join the conversation.