The 2021 NBL season continues at John Cain Arena as South East Melbourne Phoenix take on the Cairns Taipans!


As per the latest advice of the Victorian Department of Health (VDH):

  • Anyone currently in Victoria who has visited a Tier 1 exposure site during the times listed must isolate, get tested and quarantine for 14 days.
  • Anyone currently in Victoria who has visited a Tier 2 exposure site during the times listed must isolate get tested and stay isolated until they receive a negative result.
  • Additionally, recent interstate arrivals from New South Wales should check the VDH's Travel Updates before entering any of Melbourne & Olympic Park's (M&OP) venues.
  • If any of these case alerts apply to you, please do not attend any of M&OP's venues.
  • Guests who cannot attend for these reasons can request a full refund here.


Event Date: Friday 14 May 2021

Tip-off: 7:30pm

Tickets: On sale via Ticketek

Conditions of Entry: Guests should read and understand our Conditions of Entry prior to booking tickets and attending the event. John Cain Arena no longer offers cloaking so any prohibited items will need to be disposed of or returned to your vehicle prior to entry.

Bag Restrictions: Any item or bag that is too large to fit under a seat must not be brought into the Arena and a limit of one bag per person applies.

Pass Outs: Pass Outs are no longer available at John Cain Arena. You will not be permitted re-entry if you leave the venue before the end of the game. John Cain Arena is now a smoke-free venue. Smoking is not permitted inside the venue, on the external concourses or on the Olympic Boulevard forecourt, including during half-time.

Parking: Parking at Melbourne Park is only available to guests who have pre-booked. Bookings close at midnight the night before the event. You will not be able to drive up without a booking.

Public Transport: John Cain Arena is accessible by tram, train and bus. The Arena is walking distance from Richmond Station and Flinders Street Station.


We've made some changes to the venue to keep you safe and you can help us by following the guidelines below.




South East Melbourne Phoenix v Cairns Taipans

Friday 14 May 2021