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THE Socceroos started full of intent but could only manage a draw against a desperate FYR Macedonia. Watch the highlights and post-game interviews here!

JOHNATHAN Thurston has single-handedly pulled the Cowboys to victory with a late field-goal and a second one in golden point sealing a miracle comeback.

IT HAS emerged that superstar AB de Villiers almost pulled out of the World Cup semi-final over internal South African team dramas.

BRAD Haddin appears set to follow Michael Clarke into retirement from one-day cricket.

PAKISTAN-BORN spinner is in line for a Test debut alongside veteran batsman Adam Voges after being named in the squads for the Ashes and West Indies.

Holiday Program

Easter school holiday program:
Take on the King of Spin and get set for footy!
Monday March 30 – Thursday April 2, 2015
Tuesday April 7 – Friday April 10, 2015

With the Cricket World Cup completed and the AFL season about to commence, the National Sports Museum is the place to be these Easter school holidays.

Shane Warne King of Spin Oculus Rift Experience
Available all days (10.00am-5.00pm)
Note: Please read this waiver form before visiting

Don’t miss your chance to take on the King of Spin!

Through a virtual reality headset, kids will feel like they are on the MCG pitch facing Warnie’s best deliveries. The gaming experience is available exclusively at the NSM until April 18, so the school holidays provide a great opportunity to give it a go before it finishes up!

Meet the stars and test your skills against them

March 31 (12.00pm-3.00pm)
Archie Thompson School of Soccer

Meet Melbourne Victory star Archie Thompson and get involved with soccer!  Join Archie for a Q&A session in the museum from 12.00pm-1.00pm, followed by skills and drills in Yarra Park until 3.00pm.

March 31 (1.00pm – 3.00pm)
Melbourne Storm players - Ben Hampton, Travis Robinson and Nelson Asofa-Solomona

April 7 (2.00pm – 3.00pm)
Melbourne Football Club player

AFL Victoria clinic
March 30 and 31 (11.00am-3.00pm)

As the footy season nears, kids will be able to hone their skills by participating in a number of drills to ensure they are at their top of their game when the season kicks off! 

Community Sports Camps Australia
April 1, 2, 9 and 10 (11.00am-3.00pm): AFL skills and drills
April 7 and 8 (11.00am-3.00pm): Netball skills and drills

These camps provide an engaging and challenging environment for kids to improve their skills, make new friends and have fun. The sessions are suitable for boys and girls of all abilities.

Bank of Melbourne Trivia Trail 
April 7 - 10 (10.00am-5.00pm)

Kids can test their attention to detail in the NSM and go in the draw to win a prize. The trail will commence at the Bank of Melbourne desk inside Gate 3.

Visitors can also top their day off with a tour around the mighty MCG.

Australian Tourism Accreditation Program
Museum Accreditation Program