Match Day Details: City vs Newcastle


It’s our first home match of 2019! Don’t miss out on all the action when Melbourne City FC takes on Newcastle Jets at AAMI Park this Sunday at 5pm.

With exciting pre-match activities going at City Square, there’s plenty happening around the AAMI Park concourse to keep the whole family entertained in the lead up to kick-off.

Don’t have your tickets yet? Click here to secure your seat to a bumper clash against the Jets – we look forward to welcoming you to AAMI Park.

An action-packed City Square!

But first, all the action begins at City Square! Head down to Gosch’s Paddock from 2:30pm – 5pm and countdown to kick-off in the company of your family, friends and fellow City fans.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to ground works, City Square will be moved to the east side of Gosch’s Paddock. 

Challenge your mates to a game of FIFA 19 on the giant LED screen or see if you can become Table Football champion at our City branded Subbuteo table.

Match Day Details

The Stomping Ground Brewery pop up bar returns once again where you can enjoy a limited-edition City Pale Ale in the lead up to kick-off.

Kids can emulate their City heroes at our small sided matches and show their skills at our City inflatables, while there will be plenty of food, activities, and giveaways to keep you entertained before the big match.

City Square Details
Where: Gosch’s Paddock (East side of AAMI Park)
When: 2:30pm – 5pm, Sunday 6 January
What’s happening?

  • Challenge your mates to FIFA 18 on our giant LED Screen.
  • Play Table Football on our City branded Subbuteo table
  • Enjoy a limited-edition City Pale Ale at the Stomping Ground Brewery pop-up bar. (18+ only)
  • Test your kicking speed at the Macca’s Golden Goal for your chance to kick for a $100 McCafe voucher at half-time.
  • Free-face painting, small sided matches and inflatables

* All patrons at the Stomping Ground pop-up bar must be 18+ and show a valid ID.

Getting to AAMI Park

Public Transport is the quickest and easiest way to get to AAMI Park for Sunday’s match, with extra services running to and from AAMI Park on match day.

  • The nearest train station is Richmond Station, which is just a short stroll along Swan Street and Olympic Boulevard to AAMI Park.
  • Passengers travelling from the city can board Tram Route 70 to Wattle Park from Flinders Street Station to Stop 7D – AAMI Park.
    Passengers using Southern Cross Station can connect with Route 48 trams on Collins Street.
  • Bus Route 246 stops at the corner of Punt Road and Swan Street, which is close to AAMI Park.

Check the live travel updates page for notification of anything that may affect your journey to and from the event.

Plan your journey using journey planner.

Car Parking

Please note that there will be no car parking available at Eastern Plaza (entrance D) of AAMI Park due to preparations being made for the Australian Open. 

Click here for more information on where to park on match day.

Member’s matchday discount!

City members, this one is for you! Head to the City Shop on match day at AAMI Park and receive 50% off all Nike products. How good is that!

Visit our main store on the AAMI Park concourse or our merchandise outlets at aisle’s 4 and 24 inside the stadium and celebrate the New Year with some brand-new City merchandise.  

*Offer only valid on match day. While stocks last

Post- Match Member’s Function

All Melbourne City FC members are invited to join us after the match at Edwin’s Café this Sunday for some more member fun.

Come along and meet fellow members and enjoy the opportunity to meet and greet your favourite City players, take photos and get your merchandise signed.

Located on the AAMI Park concourse, the function will kick off after the final whistle. We can’t wait to see you there!

Click here for more info.

Macca’s Play On The Pitch

Ever wanted to set foot on the hallowed turf of AAMI Park? Join us on Sunday for our McDonald’s Play on the Pitch post-match!

Bring your ball and have a kick on AAMI Park after our clash with Newcastle.

Macca’s City Cup Champions!

On Sunday we welcome the winners of the Macca’s City Cup for a lap of honour with their trophy’s pre-match and onto AAMI Park during half time to play a match.

Join us in congratulating Box Hill United and FC Bulleen!

Match Details

Hyundai A-League Round 11

Sunday 6 January 2019

Melbourne City FC vs Newcastle Jets

Kick-off: 5:00pm

Venue: AAMI Park, Melbourne