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Sydney Cricket Ground

Driver Avenue | Moore Park, Sydney, New South Wales 2021, Australia
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Ranked #90 of 235 Attractions in Sydney
Type: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields, Other
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Owner description: The Sydney Cricket and Sports Ground Trust is responsible for managing two of Australia’s premier sports venues – the Sydney Cricket Ground and Allianz Stadium. Both venues are located at Moore Park, only 4km from the central business district and adjacent to the popular bars, restaurants, cinemas and shops of the Entertainment Quarter. The historic Sydney Cricket Ground boasts an impressive list of credentials, encompassing cricket, Australian Rules Football, Rugby League, Rugby Union, Soccer, Baseball, Cycling and major concerts by the Rolling Stones, Billy Joel and Elton John, Michael Jackson, Madonna, the Eagles, Prince, Green Day and the Wave Aid concert. The Sydney Cricket Ground provides the perfect balance between the big crowd atmosphere and intimacy with the on-field action. These aspects, combined with the location of the venue, make visiting the SCG a special experience for all patrons.

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Egham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

I visited the SCG on 25 October and the tour was taken by Nick. I wasn't interested in the football stadium so that part of the tour was wasted on me. With regard to the SCG most of our time was spent outside or in the new Bradman Stand. It was good to be in the commentators box and see... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

The tour was good, but i guess the guides needs to be good and should have knowledge about Cricket, our guide was not able to explain us some details on cricket. Also any anecdote on the history etc, will make the tour more interesting

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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169 reviews 169 reviews
14 attraction reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 via mobile

So glad I had the opportunity to take in a Rugby game between the Rabbitohs and Sea Eagles here. Very cool venue.

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Goulburn and Surrounds, Australia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

I was lucky enough to get tickets to see Football match here Friday night. The seating was good Easy to access as I have mobility issues.Lifts to each area The staff friendly and helpful.

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Brisbane, Australia
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73 reviews 73 reviews
57 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

When ever you visit Sydney. The Allianz and SCG Tour us a must. Get behind the scenes, learn about your Footy Team, relive cricket history. Look at the training ground. Run by the SCG Trust its a must. SCG is the only ground out side of Lords to host 100 test matches.

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Bendigo
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014 via mobile

Really ordinary place to view sport. Bay 11 from row AA. Seating far too flat so seems you are a mile away from field of play even though not far from fence. Not like other arenas where gradient goes up quicker. Paid $50 and terribly priced. Sydney sporting community also so ignorant of those their to watch the game. Continually... More

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Stowmarket, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We were at the SCG for all 4 days of the test match in this years Ashes and despite the result (yes we are England fans) we had a great experience. We also went to a Big Bash game between Sydney Sixers & Perth Scorchers. The beer was a little weak and the pies cold but other than the the... More

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Perth, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Fantastic venue - event bus to the venue door - great match and the facilities cater for the young and also the elderly and infirmed

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SCG T, Public Relations Manager at Sydney Cricket Ground, responded to this review

Hi Ryan, Thank you for a great review of the SCG. We are glad to hear you had such a great experience. Looking forward to having you here again soon. Kind Regards, SCG Trust More

Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

An extremely generous and appropriately presented tour of the SCG and Allianz Stadium for our Support Unit students on 13/6/14. The information was passed on in an age appropriate and respectful manner by our wonderful guide - KN. Thank You SCG Trust.

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SCG T, Public Relations Manager at Sydney Cricket Ground, responded to this review

Hi Jill, Thank you for such a great review of the SCG Tour Experience. We are glad to hear you had a great time and we hope you learnt alot about our two venues. Kind Regards, SCG Trust More

Perth, Australia
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101 reviews 101 reviews
81 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Having traveled to Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth and the Gold Coast was really looking forward to ticking the SCG box. No public transport included in ticket price - SCG not on main train line. Very easy ticket collection - ground entry and seat location. Game great Sydney v Port Adelaide but view on a beautiful Saturday afternoon - not up to... More

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SCG T, Public Relations Manager at Sydney Cricket Ground, responded to this review

Hi Trevor, Thank you for your review. It's unfortunate to hear about your position in the venue. If you have a poor position or experience again in future, please speak to one of our customer service representatives at the venue. We hope you visit the SCG again soon. Kind Regards, SCG Trust More

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