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Melbourne goes mad for sports, from the speed demons of the Grand Prix to the international attention of the Australian Open tennis match. Discover the history of highlights of competitive sports in the city with a customizable guided tour. See the Itinerary below for tour options and details.
Locations visited
Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG)
Albert Park
National Sports Museum
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For sports lovers, Melbourne is hard to beat. With so many major stadiums packed into one metropolis, there’s always a game on and excitement in the air. Get an insider’s look into the city’s athletic obsession with a behind-the-scenes tour of several of its famed venues. Visit the site of the Melbourne Cup horserace at Flemington Racecourse and cruise around the Grand Prix Circuit at Albert Park. For more, upgrade to one of three different options to explore the Melbourne home of your favorite sports.
  • Experience world-famous sporting venues on a sports lovers tour of Melbourne
  • Visit Flemington Racecourse and the Formula 1 racetrack
  • Enjoy lunch within the Etihad Stadium precinct
  • Go behind the scenes at Melbourne's famous MCG
  • Add a tour of the National Sports Museum or Rod Laver Arena with the option to have a game of tennis on the show courts
  • Tailor the tour to suit your time frame and sporting preferences
  • Travel with a local to experience Melbourne’s unique sporting lifestyle
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Sport Lovers Dream

My wife and I booked this trip as we are both mad on sport. The trip was really informative and we enjoyed every aspect of the trip. We were the only people booked onto the trip, despite this they still ran the trip which we...More

Thank Dominic D
Reviewed 10 June 2018
Its pretty good.

I'm not a big sports fan but I really enjoyed it. Flemington was definitely my favourite part. Our tour guide, Tamara, was great and showed us the course from the horses perspective which was really cool. The lunch was good you won't be hungry afterwards,...More

Thank Jacinta C
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Went in sport lovers tour thought was a bit expensive paid $130 for visit to Flemington racecourse which would gave cost operator nothing as just walked on lawns and left Then went to McG tour which was good which operator would gave paid about $30...More

Thank William P
MelbSportsTours, General Manager at Melbourne Sports Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Hi William P, Thanks for taking the time to review the Morning Sports Lovers Tour. We are sorry you feel you didn't receive value for money, as this is not usually the case with our guests. We are the only sightseeing operator in Melbourne who...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile
Nathan Lawton

This trip was well run, Tamara was fantastic with her sporting knowledge, would highly recommend this tour to anyone coming to Melbourne.

Thank gforce1971
Reviewed 31 March 2018
Very positive, competent tour guide (Tamara) who was passionate about sport.

Well organised and covered much but not hurried. Tour guide was very knowledgeable and convivial. The tour was extremely interesting and provided may insights not normally accessed.

Thank hoppie123
MelbSportsTours, General Manager at Melbourne Sports Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

We like "convivial" :-)

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