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Located in the Docklands area to the west of Melbourne's CBD, the Marvel Stadium, (previously Colonial Stadium, Telstradome in 2002 and more recently Etihad) a premier sports and entertainment venue which opened on 9th March 2000.
World class sports events, music concerts and various special entertainment interest are catered for as well as being the home ground for 5 of Melbourne's AFL teams (Australian Football League) , namely Essendon, WesternBulldogs, St. Kilda, North Melbourne and Carlton.
The 'home venue' has now been exended and takes in A League soccer team Melbourne Victory as well as BBL (Big Bash League) the Melbourne Renegades.
The stadium hosts around 55 matches with 1.8 million patrons and this increasing with the growing popularity of A league soccer, BBL (Big Bash League) not forgetting premier, world class music and entertainment events.
This multipurpose stadium is has comfortable seating, excellent lightening system and retractable roof which enable the events no matter what the weather outside. Multiple function areas provide 1st class seminar and business activities.
On-site dining and catering booths during events but so close to the Docklands area with shops, bars, restaurant and activites for all.
With free tram transport from Melbourne CBD, Marvel Stadium is a world class venue complimenting all that Melbourne has to offer.
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