18 March 2006
Melbourne 2006 has released a limited number of tickets to the general public for all sessions of Athletics, including tomorrow’s “Super Sunday” – the return of Athletics to the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
The tickets have become available following a detailed survey of available seating at the ground by Melbourne 2006 staff following the Opening Ceremony.
In addition approximately 400 tickets per session of Men’s and Women’s Basketball events to be held at the Multi Purpose Venue at Melbourne Park, including finals, have been released this afternoon.
At 3pm, Melbourne 2006 Commonwealth Games tickets remain available for sale to the following events scheduled for tomorrow (Sunday March 19);
• Athletics – Super Sunday at the MCG
• Aquatics: Swimming – very limited tickets available to morning heats and evening finals
• Boxing – limited tickets available to evening session only
• Weightlifting – limited tickets available to evening session only.
There are a range of tickets still available for the remaining days of Games competition.
Tickets are available to buy at Ticketmaster outlets across Melbourne, the Federation Square Super Ticket Booth and at all Games venues.
Games Communication Centre
+61 3 8855 3333