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Sydney Cricket Ground

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Address: Driver Ave | Moore Park, Sydney, New South Wales 2021, Australia
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The Sydney Cricket and Sports Ground Trust is responsible for managing two...

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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Having visited the MCG a few years ago I was keen to visit SCG, all in all I loved how the old part has been saved and keeps its historical feeling walking around the dressing... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Barossa Valley, Australia
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19 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We came here for the opening round of the AFL season and found staff were unhelpful or simply uninformed. We were given conflicting directions on how to get to our stand, signage was either confusing or non existent, food was very expensive (but then it is in most sporting venues), information on travel was very scarce and we had to... More 

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Thank Margar550
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The venue and the ground is fantastic but the food and drink are what can I say but pathetic. The food is over priced I got a small tasteless piece of fish and soggy and some dry poor excuse for chips and was charged $11. The beer was flat. I have had the hot dog in the past and again... More 

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nottingham
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having visited the MCG a few years ago I was keen to visit SCG, all in all I loved how the old part has been saved and keeps its historical feeling walking around the dressing rooms and seeing the old bars was for me the best part, I'm from Nottingham England and seeing Larwoods blazer withe the cote of arms... More 

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SCG_Tours, Marketing Consultant at Sydney Cricket Ground, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of the SCG Tour. So glad you enjoyed the Tour. It really is a unique blend of the historic areas and the modern areas and loved by sporting fans and non-sporting fans alike. Thank you also for your comments about Trent Bridge. We like to take client feedback on board in our product review and... More 

San Jose, California
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour was amazing! Nice ( I belive ) our guide was very knowledgable and shared some really good info about the stadium. Will definitely recommend it. The food in the stadium was amazing and we also got to watch a test cricket there! :)

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Thank pavitrabalekai
SCG_Tours, Marketing Consultant at Sydney Cricket Ground, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Delighted to hear you enjoyed the SCG Tour Experience so much. The Sydney Cricket Ground guided walking tour really is a wonderful tour for sporting fans and non-sporting fans alike. Have a wonderful day. More 

Pune, India
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182 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

The Sydney Cricket Ground is one of the most iconic stadium, not just in Australia, but in the world and if one is a cricket lover, it's virtually a place of pilgrimage. I consider myself lucky to have visited this great venue not once, but twice: for a test match as well as for the stadium visit. Both trips gave... More 

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SCG_Tours, Marketing Consultant at Sydney Cricket Ground, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you so much for your review. So glad to hear you had such a wonderful time at the SCG, it truly is a special place. And yes, the SCG Tour Experience guided walking tour really takes you behind the scenes of the SCG, Allianz Stadium and the SCG Musuem. Loved by one and all. More 

Brisbane, Australia
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138 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

As soon as it was announced that the final day of the Test Match again Pakistan would be free entry we decided to visit this famous ground. The history at this ground can't be matched and the views were spectacular. To top it all off the Aussies won!

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Thank Dan S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

We traveled to Sidney cricket Grounds by taxi from Circular Quay after completing a sightseeing cruise around the Sidney harbour. Roads just outsides near the stadium is closed for traffic for the comfort of the people.There is a large vehicle park. I saw Glen McGrath was being interviewed by a television network on the occation of fund collection for cancer... More 

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SCG_Tours, Marketing Consultant at Sydney Cricket Ground, responded to this review

Thanks for your review of the Sydney Cricket Ground. Sounds like you had a wonderful experience. The SCG truly has a wonderful ambiance and we make every effort to ensure everyone has a great time. More 

Sydney, Australia
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28 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

“Every citizen of Australia who has sporting instincts is proud of the Sydney Cricket Ground. Many say that it is the finest ground in the world.” M A Noble, great Australian Cricketer The Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) is a sports stadium in Sydney, Australia which seats 48,000. It is used for Test cricket, One Day International cricket, Twenty20 cricket and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

I went with yy partner and a friend to this tour. I'm a big cricket fan and really enjoyed seeing the SCG and the informative tour. The amount of time and information given was well balanced and friendly. My only criticism was that I found the introductory video that went through the Ashes to unnecessarily highlight England's 5-0 loss and... More 

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Thank Geenius75
SCG_Tours, Marketing Consultant at Sydney Cricket Ground, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We're delighted to hear you enjoyed the SCG guided walking tour. International and local sporting fans love the tour. Thank you for the feedback on the video. We will take this into consideration for the next production. More 

Valencian Country, Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

This was my first visit to the SCG and no really being a cricket fan I was not sure what to expect, well what a great day seats easily found drinks same price as you would normally pay.Great ease of transport getting to and from the ground. Would highly recommend this venue. Tips take plenty of water you can take... More 

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SCG_Tours, Marketing Consultant at Sydney Cricket Ground, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. So glad you had a wonderful experience. More 

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