The Marvel Stadium Upgrade represents a $225 million investment by the Victorian Government, providing a unique opportunity to revitalise Marvel Stadium as both a world class sports and entertainment venue and a day-to-day destination within the City of Melbourne.
When it was first built, the Stadium set a world benchmark but now more than 20 years on requires improvements to provide a modern contemporary offering for players, spectators, and event promoters. Ensuring the Stadium is maintained to a world class standard is vital to maximising its value and community benefit whilst continuing to strengthen Victoria’s status as the sporting and events capital of Australia.
The Marvel Stadium Upgrade will capture the essence of Melbourne’s sporting culture, providing a contemporary sports and entertainment venue that will be a 365-day destination for all Victorians and visitors.
Marvel Stadium’s harbour side location makes it one of the most highly connected stadiums in the Southern hemisphere – a uniquely urban Stadium that is highly accessible and walkable with multiple forms of public transport in close proximity.
The Marvel Stadium Upgrade focuses on three main areas of the stadium: