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Main Arena

Main Arena

9,000sqm showcase venue

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Main Arena

Melbourne Showgrounds’ Main Arena is a showcase venue featuring a 9,000sqm grassed area with flood lighting and permanent grandstand seating for over 4,300 people.

The spectacular open space allows for temporary structure builds such as staging for musical events, equipment for sporting events or room for large product displays such as motor-cross or vehicle demonstrations.

Interactive 360 Degree Tour

Suitable for:

  • Musical events and festivals
  • Outdoor markets
  • Vehicle demonstrations
  • Outdoor entertainment (eg. Motorcross shows)
  • Sporting events (eg. Equestrian)


  • 9,000sqm of grassed outdoor space
  • Stadium seating for 4,300
  • Access to external power
  • Adjacent water & waste points
  • Wireless internet
  • Elevated commentary box
  • Stadium lighting

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