Perth 'Optus' Stadium
Perth Stadium is a new stadium in the suburb of Burswood, close to Perth city, Western Australia. It is also known by its sponsor name: Optus Stadium.
The stadium has a capacity of over 60,000 people (though it can be extended up to 65,000 seats for rectangular sports), making it the third-largest stadium in Australia (after the MCG and Stadium Australia).
Here are just some of the recent major events that have been held at the stadium:
- 2018 - ODI cricket match between Australia and England, 28 January 2018
- 2018 - The first AFL premiership match played at the stadium, between West Coast and Sydney, 25 March 2018
- 2019 - Game 2 of rugby league's State of Origin series
- 2019, 2021 - Bledisloe Cup game
- 2021 - AFL Grand Final
- 2022 T20 World Cup
- Other Perth stadius: WACA, Subiaco Oval
- Australian Stadiums
- All stadiums list
- Top-10 largest stadiums in the world