Tag: Australia

Victoria eases COVID rules with riders

Australia Victoria with easing restrictions for sports venues

With the COVID-19 situation getting better in Australia’s Southeastern State of Victoria, restrictions have been eased but physical distancing will have to be maintained, wearing of face covers has been made mandatory, and, of course, handwashing is a must. If people fail to comply with the same,... » Read more

Marvel Stadium revamp plans set to ‘marvel’

AFL Marvel Stadium revamp update Nov 2020

The Australian State of Victoria may never have had it as good as now. With funds garnered recently for upgrade of Geelong’s West Oval Stadium to a regional fixture to Victoria’s South West, it’s now the turn for a massive makeover of State capital Melbourne’s Marvel Stadium (Australia) and... » Read more

Limited fans for Australia-India Test match

Sydney Cricket Ground with only 25 per cent capacity

Though Sydney (Australia) has registered a rise in coronavirus infections, Australia’s upcoming Test match against India will be on course as originally planned at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG). The venue will operate at 25 percent of its usual capacity amid a rise in COVID-19 cases in the... » Read more

AFL advocates for venue upgrades

Australia Darwin Cairns’ Cazalys

The Australian Football League (AFL) promoters in Northern Australia are making a strong pitch for a $300 million stadium in Darwin (Australia) and backing ongoing upgrades to Cairns’ Cazalys Stadium in Queensland. Cazalys Stadium, formerly known as Bundaberg Rum Stadium, is AFL Cairns’ sports... » Read more

Geelong’s West Oval set to get bigger, better

Australia Geelong West Oval renovation

Geelong’s West Oval arena, located in Australia’s Victoria and residence of the Geelong West Giants, Geelong West Cricket Club and Geelong Cycling Club, is set to metamorphose into a major regional sporting facility by September 2021. The entire upgrade price tag will come to $11 million. The... » Read more

Australia stadium lays down entry terms

Australia Panthers stadium safety rules

The Panthers Stadium in Australia is a COVID-safe venue but has laid down terms for entry of patrons to the facility keeping in mind the grim coronavirus scenario the world over. Penrith Stadium (known commercially as Panthers Stadium) is a rugby league and association football stadium located in... » Read more

Stadium Queensland fans’ numbers slump

Australia Stadium Queensland visitor numbers down

COVID-19 – which has caught the world in its fatal twirl – has had a marked impact on fans’ attendance numbers at Stadium Queensland (Australia) venues, with the agency’s 2019-20 annual report showing 1.6 million fewer attendances – a drop of 40 percent – when compared... » Read more

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