The Melbourne Cricket Club (MCC) as announced that Ticketek has been awarded the ticketing and access control services contract at the venue, effective for five years starting from March 1, 2009.
The MCG has awarded ticketing control to Ticketek
Hosting events including international cricket, Australian Rules football, soccer, rugby and concerts, the MCG is attended by more than three million people annually.
MCC chief executive Stephen Gough said the benefits Ticketek will bring to the MCG include improved IT functionality, enhanced marketing opportunities, more user-friendly ticket selling and access control systems and increased flexibility of ticket formats which will benefit patrons and venue hirers.
“The MCG is a world-class stadium and we continue to look at ways of improving service to our patrons and enhancing their venue experience,” he said. “We are excited about our new relationship with Ticketek, which will see a fresh approach to ticketing.”