Round 8: Vixens vs GIANTS

Match Day Guide

🦊 Round 8: Vixens vs GIANTS Match Day Guide

Round 6: Vixens vs Lightning

It's PLAY4BCNA Round! Catch us taking on Sunshine Coast Lightning at John Cain Arena.


  • Melbourne Vixens vs Sunshine Coast Lightning
  • John Cain Arena | Wurundjeri Country
  • Saturday 18 May
  • Doors open – 3.30pm
  • Match starts – 5pm
  • Supporting to our charity partner, Breast Cancer Network Australia


  • Support PLAY4BCNA by purchasing their pink merch on game day
  • Get your hair braided, collect a pink lady, or get a temporary tattoo with BCNA
  • Kids can bust a move with our DJ or get their face painted
  • Woolworths NetSetGO participants, head to the Village pre-game to collect your free giveaway!
  • Grab your Vixens merchandise, available for sale at all home games
  • Collect your free Hannah Mundy and Lily Graham collectable player cards this week from the Den


Tickets can be purchased via Ticketek.  If you have any ticketing issues, please visit the Ticket Box Office to the right of Gate 6.


Full Court Reserved and Cheer Squad members - your 2024 Reserved Seat details are printed on your 2024 membership card. For ALL 2024 Vixens home matches, just scan your membership card at John Cain Arena to access the venue and to sit in your own Reserved Seat.

Flexi, Flexi Plus and Beyond the Court Plus members, make sure you head to Ticketek to redeem your tickets!


Members will have exclusive access to enter the Western Lounge pre-match. Enter via Door 1. Doors will open at 3.30pm and all you have to do is show your membership card to gain entry.


Our Ingles Family Sensory Room is the world's first KultureCity-certified sensory inclusive space for netball – proudly launched by Netball Victoria and available at every Melbourne Vixens home game – and John Cain Arena has now partnered with KultureCity to accommodate guests with sensory needs at every event.

Please visit the Information Desk at Gate 7 if you would like to access the room. Additionally, the Information Desk can provide Sensory Bags including fidget tools, noise-cancelling headphones, and other resources.

Find out more information about sensory inclusion at John Cain Arena


Every Melbourne Vixens match is live and on demand via Kayo Sports and Foxtel.

Sign up and watch via Kayo Sports

International viewers can watch via Netball Pass.

Sign up and watch via Netball Pass


Whether it be by car, public transport, taxi or rideshare, there are several transport options for your journey to John Cain Arena.

Public transport is a great way to get to and from John Cain Arena. Train, trams and buses operate frequently, dropping you right at the door. For more information, including timetables, fares and maps, contact 1800 800 007 or visit the Public Transport Victoria website.

TRAM - Yarra Trams operates tram services to John Cain Arena:

Catch Tram 70 (Wattle Park) from Flinders Street and Richmond Stations and stop at John Cain Arena (Stop 7C)

Catch Tram 48 (North Balwyn) or Tram 75 (Vermont South) and stop at the MCG on Wellington Parade, which is a short walk to John Cain Arena.

TRAIN - Metro Trains operates rail services to John Cain Arena:

Catch the train to Flinders Street Station and then enjoy a short walk via the William Barak footbridge to John Cain Arena.


Catch the train to Richmond Station and then enjoy a short walk along Olympic Boulevard to John Cain Arena.

CAR - Parking at the venue can be booked by visiting the John Cain Arena website. Event Parking is $20 (pre-booked) and is very limited.

ACCESSIBLE PARKING - can be booked through Ticketek's special needs hotline 03 9286 1208. All accessible parking will be charged at the time of booking.

ALTERNATIVE PARKING OPTIONS - are available at Yarra Park/MCG (operated by Melbourne Cricket Club) or Melbourne CBD carparks, which are within 10 minutes' walk of John Cain Arena.

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