*Parking alert: Due to the closure of Brunton Avenue, access via Gates 3 and 7 is restricted to accredited passholders and disability permit holders only.
Please note: public parking in Yarra Park is unavailable for this match.
The Melbourne Cricket Club is excited to welcome you back into the Members’ Reserve for the 2022 AFL Premiership Season.
For all of the information you need to know about visiting the Reserve this AFL season, click here
View the 2022 AFL Premiership Season fixture at the MCG here
To ensure you are inside the Ground in time for the match start, arrive early and leave plenty of time for the entry process.
If you have reserved a seat, download your seat ticket prior to your arrival. To gain entry into the match, scan your membership card at the turnstiles.
MCC Library Fact Sheets2022 AFL Premiership Season - Round 10 - Richmond v Essendon
This match is a Category 3 match. Walk-up areas are subject to change. Please continue to check back for updates.
Walk-up areas are in the following locations:Level 1Level 4
Please note, walk-up is not available on levels 2 and 3.
Order of events2.45pm:
VFL curtain raiser match - Richmond VFL vs Essendon VFL6.15pm:
The Long Walk6.30pm:
Dreamtime at the G Pre-Match Entertainment, supported by Coles7.00pm:
Welcome to Country7.05pm:
Richmond and Essendon team War Crys7.30pm:
Kristel West performsPost-match:
Yiooken Award presentation
- Brunton Avenue: 5.00pm-11.10pm
- Jolimont Street & Terrace: 5.00pm-11.10pm
- Wellington Parade: 10.10pm-11.10pm (Post-match)
Public parking in Yarra Park is not available for this match. Click here
for parking information as well as alternative parking options close to the MCG.
The G-Train Mobility Shuttle Service
The G-Train Mobility Shuttle Service operates during public events held at the MCG.
The service is free and accessible to patrons with mobility challenges and in 2022, the G-Train will also feature vehicles with wheelchair-friendly access.
Pre-booking is not required; simply wait at a designated pick up point for the next available buggy. The service has pick up points from the following locations:
Find out more
- Richmond Station
- Jolimont Station
- Accessible Parking Area
Planned Train Disruptions – Saturday May 21
Buses replace trains on sections of the Mernda, Sunbury, and Lilydale lines this weekend.
Passengers should allow extra time when traveling to and from the MCG.
Please be aware after the game there may be increased congestion and delays getting onto the platforms at Richmond and Jolimont stations.
Passengers are advised to return to where they got off the bus prior to the game.
For further information and to plan your journey at ptv.vic.gov.au
Western Freeway Maintenance Works
From 8pm Friday May 20 until 5am Monday May 23 the inbound lanes on the Western Freeway will be closed between the Ballarat Road interchange and Robinsons Road.
During the closure, there will be a detour in place via Ballarat Road to the Western Ring Road. Motorists can also exit prior to Ballarat Road at Hopkins Road or Leakes Road towards Werribee, or via the Melton Highway through Taylors Lakes.
For more information, visit vicroads.vic.gov.au
Australian Sports Museum
The Australian Sports Museum is open event days before the bounce for all ticket holders.
Located at Gate 3 inside the MCG, the Museum showcases the best of Australian sports including AFL, cricket and the Olympics.
For this match, the Museum is open from 10.00am-12.00pm.
Please note: MCG Tours do no operate on event days.Find out more
Flashing Lights Warning
Please note, flashing lights will be used throughout this match at the MCG.
Bars and Dining in the Members' Reserve
Please see below for the bars and dining options available to members for this match.
|Blazer Bar||Members' Reserve,|
|Bullring Bar||Members' Reserve,|
|David Neitz Terrace||Members' Reserve,|
|Frank Grey Smith Bar||Members' Reserve,|
|Hugh Trumble Cafe||Members' Reserve,|
|Jim Stynes Grill||Olympic Stand,|
|Yes||No||Yes – pre-booked only|
|Long Room||Members' Reserve,|
|Yes||Yes||Yes - walk-up available|
|Committee Room by Grossi||Members' Reserve,|
|Members' Dining Room||Members' Reserve,|
|Yes||No||Yes - pre-booked only|
|Midfielders Bar||Members' Reserve,|
|Percy Beames||Members' Reserve,|
|Yes||Yes||Roast Beef Rolls|
|Robert Flower Terrace||Members' Reserve,|
|Sir Bernard Callinan Bar||Members' Reserve,|
|Stumps Tavern||Members' Reserve,|
|Tower 6||Members' Reserve,|
|Terrace Cafe||Members' Reserve,|
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