2024 AFL ROUND 1 – Carlton v Richmond

View the AFL Round 1 Carlton v Richmond match detail. Detailed event information available for the Round 1 Carlton vs Richmond match at the MCG including venue, date, time, ticket, hotel accommodation, twitter and live streaming links.

Again Carlton and Richmond play the first match of Round 1 at the MCG. Though this year it will be the fifth match of the season.

The Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), also known as “The ‘G”, is located in Yarra Park, Melbourne, Victoria. Run by the Melbourne Cricket Club, it is the largest stadium in the Southern Hemisphere, the 11th largest in the world, and the second largest cricket ground.

Since it was built in 1853, the MCG has had many Grandstands come and go. It was the main stadium of the 1956 Olympic Games, the 2006 Commonwealth Games and three Cricket World Cups, 50 overs in 1992 and 2015 and recently the 2022 20/20 event.

The AFL Fixture is subject to change without notice. All times listed are local time.

2024 Carlton v Richmond quote

 Collingwood have never been behind in the Grand Final today. The Saints have never been in front, until now.

Bruce McAvaney

Round 1 2024

Carlton v Richmond

Thursday 14th March 2024 7:30pm


Seating map

Medallion Club tickets

Corporate Boxes

Streaming on Kayo




The Carlton Blues were founded in 1864 and wear the colours navy blue. The Blues training facilities are at Princess Park and home matches are played at both the MCG and Marvel Stadium.

The Richmond Tigers were founded in 1885 and wear the colours black and yellow. The Tigers training facilities are at Punt Road and home matches are played at the MCG.

2024 MCG Carlton v Richmond