Event Day Information
Below is some "at a
glance" information to help your event day run smoothly. Full details available in the Event Day Information Booklet released closer to event day.
Gates open 7am. Wave
times begin from 8am event day. New waves will commence every 15 minutes
thereafter until 1:15pm. Please arrive 30-45 minutes prior to your wave time
to allow time for race bib collection, baggage check in etc. However, you do not need to be at the marshalling area until 15 minutes prior to your wave starting.
Where do I go on arrival?
Please head to Light Tower 6 located between Gates 1 and 2 when you arrive. From here you will easily be able to navigate to the registration area (to collect your bib kits), marshalling area and start line.
Transport and car parking
Your best bet is public transport to the MCG. If catching a train your nearest station is Richmond.
- Yarra Park: Pending favourable weather conditions car parking will be available at Yarra Park for event day at a cost of $10 per vehicle.
- Pullman Melbourne on the Park: 50 places will be available at $15 each in the hotel’s underground parking (access via main driveway at 192 Wellington Parade). You’ll need to swap your car park ticket with a $15 ticket at the concierge desk before you exit the car park. You’ll need proof of your stomp participation to do this.
Warm-up / Marshalling Area
Please enter the marshalling area no earlier than 15 minutes before your wave time
commences. Your bib number will indicate
to us which wave time you should be in and our MC will be on load speaker to call each wave time to the marshalling area as required. Please listen out for these.
Bib Kits and pre-purchased merchandise collection (Gate 1)
You'll need ID or your Registration Confirmation email to collect bibs and purchased t-shirts.
If you are collecting for a friend please have their e-ticket or a text message from them to show us that they approve or you collecting on their behalf.
Pre-event bib collection will be available at the Ticketing window nearest the
Hugh Trumble Café located between gates 1 and 2 at the MCG on:
- Event Day
- Pre-event day pick ups available at: Thursday 15 June 3pm - 7pm & Friday 16 June 10am - 2pm
will be a bag compound available if needed within the concourse. Look out
for signage on the day and be sure to collect your race bib first as you'll
need the tag from your bib to place on your bag.
get to complete half a lap of the ground by walking, running, or crawling
around the MCG boundary line before exiting down the players race. Please climb with care.
Post event extras
Massage will be available for participants post stomp in the Massage Room (located within the players change rooms at the
Stomp t-shirts, Hoodies, caps and beanies will be available for purchase
at the event day expo (pending availability). Look out for the stand.
family and friends are welcome to wander through the event day Expo located
inside Gate 1.
event photographs will be taken by Super Sport Images on the course and at the
finish line. These will be available for purchase post event via their
website (www.supersportimages.com). Allow two days post event for these to become available.
The Hugh Trumble cafe near the marshalling area will be open to purchase food and beverages within the MCG.
Stay 'n' stomp the MCG and make a weekend of it wherever you're coming from.Pullman Melbourne on the Park are offering our Stompers 25% off the public flexible rate to stay over the weekend of our MCG event on Sunday 18 June, 2017.
Simply call the hotel reservations team between 0800-1730 Monday to Friday on 03 9412 3154 and quote 'STADIUM STOMP' to book your room.
will be allowed FREE entry to the MCG (subject to the MCG's entry conditions).
A designated area is assigned for spectators inside Gate 1.