Every winter, thousands of Melbournians get excited for North Melbourne Kangaroos Tickets from Ticketblaster. The Kangaroos is one of the oldest teams in the Australian Football League. The fourth oldest team is a thrill to watch.
Arden Street Oval is located in the heart of North Melbourne. Many people also refer to the Ground as the North Melbourne Cricket Ground. In 1985, the Kangaroos stopped using the ground for matched in the VIctorian Football league (VFL). North Melbourne has called Arden Street Oval their home for over 125 years. It is not known the exact date that Arden Street Oval was officially opened, but many think it’s as old as the suburb itself. In 1906, the first grandstand was built at the Oval. In 1928, further developments were done to the stand. Capacity was increased to 2,000 seats. That’s tiny by today’s standard but was adequate back then. To watch the Kangaroos play, you need North Melbourne Kangaroos Tickets at the MCG, Etihad Stadium or any of the other AFL venues they play at.
North Melbourne became known as the Kangaroos in 1950. The team was established in 1869. The team is proud to be one of the oldest football teams in the world. From around 1950, the club has used a grey Kangaroo as its mascot. Some of the clubs most successful years when in the 1960’s. This is referred to as the clubs golden years. The leadership of the club at the time was under Allen Aylett. He ensured that the club attracted some of the big names in the AFL sport. From 1974 to 1978, the North Melbourne Kangaroos enjoyed playing in 5 grand finals.
The start of the 21 century was a challenging time for the Kangaroos. The club faced financial difficulty. Moreover, the clubs most loved player, Wayne Carey left before the 2002 season commenced. He had extramarital affairs with his team mates wife. At the end of 2002, their coach, Denis Pagan left the club to join the Carlton Blues.
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North melbourne’s success has been a mixed bag of results. In 2015, the team recorded 41,012 paid members. The Kangaroos were extremely happy to see this number increase by roughly 10% in 2016 to 45,014 paid members. Ticketblaster has you covered with North Melbourne Kangaroos Tickets. Be sure to purchase tickets fast so you don’t miss out!
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