The 2019-20 NBL season will kick-off with a THROWDOWN clash here at Melbourne Arena as Melbourne United host Victoria’s newest club South-East Melbourne Phoenix in the league's season opener.
Game date: Thursday 3 October
Tickets On-sale: Available now Ticketek Australia
Start time: 7:30pm
Arrival: Please arrive early at Melbourne Arena and allow plenty of travel time. Guests will be subject to bag search, security wanding and a ticket check before entering the arena. This can take time. Limiting the amount of bags and items you bring can significantly reduce entry time, so please leave unnecessary items at home. We suggest guests arrive at least 45 minutes prior to their event start time to avoid disappointment.
Parking: Parking at Melbourne Park is limited and should be pre-booked
Public transport: Melbourne Arena is accessible by tram, train and bus. The arena is walking distance from Richmond Station and Flinders Street Station. Please be aware of some train disruption which may affect your travel. Plan ahead with the Public Transport Victoria Journey Planner
Child Free Entry policy: Children aged 5 and under are entitled to enter the arena at no charge; however they must not occupy a seat.
Camera policy: Professional cameras and DSLR are prohibited. Small personal cameras (including camera phones) are permitted.
Chris Goulding and David Barlow are back leading the way for another huge NBL season, alongside new signing and superstar point guard Melo Trimble. The addition of South-East Melbourne Phoenix will make this the biggest season yet but Melbourne United will meet them head-on four times in NBL20, ready to defend their home court and keep their standing as Melbourne's No. 1 basketball club.
Show your Melbourne United pride - get your friends, family & work colleagues together to experience basketball like you've never seen it before!