The ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 is going to be held in Australia and New Zealand. It has been a whopping 23 years since cricket’s most prestigious global tournament has been held here!

A total of 14 teams from all over the world will battle it out in 49 matches over 44 days and at 14 different venues! The venues in Australia will be; Perth, Adelaide, Hobart, Canberra, Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne.


World Cup action at the MCG

The MCG is an iconic stadium and now it will finally be able to host the World Cup action again! The following matches will be played here:

  • Sat 14th of Feb: England vs Australia
  • Sun 22nd of Feb: South Africa vs India
  • Thu 26th of Feb: Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh
  • Thu 19th of March: Quarter Final
  • Sun 29th of March: Final


Melbourne can claim to have some of the best entertaining facilities in the world, so book your tickets here so you can have your ultimate World Cup experience! When you are not watching the cricket, enjoy Melbourne! It is famous for its food, art and culture and has plenty of things for you to see and do.


Cheap Accommodation Melbourne

Urban Central offers cheap accommodation for the Cricket World Cup and is perfectly located close to the MCG. We have several types of rooms for you to choose from:

  • Family room, sleeps four 
  • Double or twin room
  • Four bed dormitory room, book a single bed or book the whole room
  • Four bed dormitory room with ensuite, book a single bed or book the whole room
  • Complimentary daily breakfast
  • 24 hour reception
  • Onsite bar that will be showing the matches on the big screen
  • Onsite limited parking or 24hr parking located next door to Urban Central accommodation
  • Trams at your doorstep will connect you to the MCG
  • 11 minutes by car to the MCG

Make sure that you don’t miss out - book your Cricket World Cup accommodation! Book online or call our friendly reservations team on 1800 631 288.

We look forward to seeing you at Urban Central in Melbourne!