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Commonwealth Games Live Sites

Festival Melbourne2006 logoCommonwealth Games Live Sites will be operating at outdoor venues around the city providing central locations for people to meet and enjoy the spirit of the Games by watching the sporting competition on giant screens.

Join in the fun at Live Sites at the following locations in your neighbourhood.

All Live Site start and finish times are approximate and subject to change. Sporting coverage will vary daily and will be subject to the television broadcast schedule. Sites operating for the Opening Ceremony will be open from approximately 6:30pm with actual ceremony coverage starting at 7:30pm.

Live Site Location Operating Hours

Alexandra Gardens
Opening Ceremony: 15 March 6:30pm - 11:00pm
Marathon:  19 March 9:00am - 2:00pm
Cycling Road Race & Closing Ceremony: 26 March 9:00am - 11:00pm
For more details about this Festival location visit the Alexandra Gardens page.

Melbourne Museum Plaza, Carlton Gardens
Opening Ceremony: 15 March 6:30pm - 11:00pm
Games time: 16-26 March 9:00am - 10:00pm
For more details about this Festival location visit the Melbourne Museum page.

Queensbridge Square, Southbank Promenade
Opening Ceremony: 15 March 6:30pm - 11:00pm
Games time: 16-26 March 9:00am - 11:00pm
For more details about this Festival location visit the CBD page.

Federation Square
Opening Ceremony: 15 March 6:30pm - 11:00pm
Games time: 16-26 March 9:00am – midnight
For more details about this Festival location visit the Federation Square page.

Sidney Myer Music Bowl
Cycling Road Race & Closing Ceremony: 26 March 9:00am - 11:00pm
For more details about this Festival location visit the Sidney Myer Music Bowl page.

Waterfront City, Docklands
Queen’s Baton Relay & Opening Ceremony: 15 March from 3:00pm - 11:00pm
Games time: 16-26 March 9:00am - 11:00pm
For more details about this Festival location visit the Docklands page.

South Beach Reserve, St Kilda
Triathlon, Marathon and Cycling Time Trial events: 17-21 March 9:00am - 11:00pm
For more details about this Festival location visit the St Kilda page.

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