Media Access

Etihad Stadium’s Communications Department contacts are listed below:

Bill Lane

Communications Manager
Phone: 03 8625 7700

Alicia Sabato

Communications Co-ordinator
Phone: 03 8625 7700

Media Queries

  • All media queries should be directed to Etihad Stadium’s Communications Department.
  • It would be appreciated if all requests for media comment, in the first instance, were made through Etihad Stadium's Communications manager.

Access: Event Days

  • Media access and accreditation during the 2015 AFL season is provided by the AFL. To apply, please visit the AFL website.
  • The main media areas - press, television and radio - are located on Corporate (C) Level between Gates 8 & 9.
  • Media, with appropriate accreditation, can access media areas via Gates 8 & 9 from Level 1 and all three levels of the car park from gate opening time, which is approximately two hours prior to the beginning of the event.
  • The lift at Gate 9, Car Park Level B3 is operable three and a half hours before the commencement of a game. For earlier access, arrangements need to be made with Etihad Stadium's Communications Department.
  • Back of House access to Etihad Stadium is also available via Service Entry, which is located off the Bourke St extension, 30 metres to the west of car parks A & B. This provides access to the photographers’ room and media centre.
  • All media must present valid accreditation to gain access to the venue’s media areas.
  • Etihad Stadium’s media areas are to be utilised by working media only.

Access: Non-Event Days

  • Access to Etihad Stadium on non-event days must be approved by the stadium’s Communications Department. 

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