What’s on at State Sport Centres? Keep up with the latest news, updates and changes from across our venues.

February 2024

Mon, 26 Feb 24

2024 Para Swimming World Series Australia

Highlights from an incredible weekend of action at the Para Swimming World Series at MSAC. Photos: Con Cronis


Mon, 19 Feb 24

Photo Gallery: Maurie Plant Meet 2024

Snaps from an incredible night at Lakeside Stadium as the world's best athletes chased their finish lines at the famous Maurie Plant Meet.


Tue, 13 Feb 24

Swifties set for showtime at Maurie Plant Meet – Melbourne

 Just two sleeps remain until Australia’s biggest one-day athletics meeting erupts at Lakeside Stadium, as the highly anticipated Maurie Plant Meet – Melbourne sets the scene for homegrown heroes led by Torrie Lewis and a star-studded cast of international challengers featuring 2022 world champion Jake Wightman and athletics prodigy Sasha Zhoya.


Tue, 6 Feb 24

Fast five back to the track

Five of the 10 fastest Australian women in history over 5000m are bound for the Maurie Plant Meet – Melbourne, as track specialists and versatile marathoners combine to chase an Australian victory over Ethiopian teenager and African Under 20 record holder 


Thu, 1 Feb 24

School Carnival season at MSAC

MSAC is proud to host a number of schools from around Victoria for their carnivals, and we love getting to see the next generation of swimming stars take to the pool in competition mode.


Thu, 1 Feb 24

Leap into Fitness at MSAC this Leap Year!

It's a new year and it's a leap year! To celebrate, we're offering all new members who sign up during February a free week of membership on us.


January 2024

Mon, 29 Jan 24

Prodigious talent Zhoya to headline Maurie Plant Meet – Melbourne

Athletics prodigy Sasha Zhoya is set to hit Australian shores next month, as the sprint hurdles sensation and face of the Paris 2024 Olympic Games adds further star-power to the Maurie Plant Meet.


Mon, 22 Jan 24

Sprint king Browning to double down against Japan’s finest at the Maurie Plant Meet – Melbourne

On a night featuring the world’s best athletes at the Maurie Plant Meet – Melbourne, few are set to harness the crowd like Australia’s own sprint king Rohan Browning


Mon, 22 Jan 24

Vale Simon Weatherill

The State Sport Centres Trust is saddened to learn of the recent passing of our inaugural CEO, Simon Weatherill. Simon’s commitment to, and passion for, sport was absolute and we offer our condolences to his family, friends and colleagues.


Thu, 18 Jan 24

Melbourne Boomers Pride Game

Deakin Melbourne Boomers are excited to unveil its inaugural Pride Game with the support of Pride Cup.


Wed, 17 Jan 24

Premier marks public opening of new State Basketball Centre

Victoria’s new home of basketball – the State Basketball Centre (SBC) - officially opened this week.


Mon, 15 Jan 24

Bol To Battle The Best

Olympic finalist to take centre stage at Maurie Plant Meet


Fri, 12 Jan 24

Southside Flyers Holiday Game at MSAC

The Southside Flyers will create more basketball history in Melbourne with a special school holiday game at MSAC in Albert Park on Wednesday January 17 at 3:00pm.


Wed, 10 Jan 24

SplashOUT this Summer at MSAC

Come along for a casual swim at Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre (MSAC) and upgrade to our SplashOUT program.