Tag Archives: Basketball

The story behind Melbourne United’s Indigenous jersey

Melbourne United is proud to unveil its first Indigenous jersey, celebrating and acknowledging the Wurundjeri people. The Club undertook a process in order to understand the best way to recognise the Indigenous culture in Melbourne by connecting with Aboriginal communities. After this process, it was decided to celebrate the Wurundjeri people due to their proud […]

Melbourne United, SodaStream & Tyrepower to raise funds for bushfire relief

Melbourne United is dedicating the month of January to raise much needed funds for the Victorian Bushfire Appeal and CFA. The Club is pleased to announce the following initiatives to support those communities affected by the bushfires: – To begin the Club’s fundraising efforts, an initial $50,000 donation has been pledged by Melbourne United. – […]

Another open air sell-out in Melbourne

Melbourne United prides itself on pushing the limits and providing an unmatched sporting game day entertainment spectacle. Case in point is the annual Boxing Day open air game; a must-see event on Melbourne’s jam-packed summer sporting calendar. On what was a perfect summer evening in Melbourne, the Melbourne Arena roof opened as the sold-out crowd […]

Brian Lara pledges his support to Melbourne United

Brian Lara is an absolute icon of world sport who knows how to put on a show, and when he sat courtside on Cup Day Eve at Melbourne Arena, he immediately felt a connection to Melbourne United. The West Indian cricketing legend, who holds the record for most runs scored by a batsman in a […]

Melbourne United partners with Dometic

Melbourne United is excited to announce a new partnership with Dometic, a global market leader in mobile cooling. When it gets hot on the court, the Dometic Iceboxes will provide ice cold drinks for Melbourne United players. “We are excited by this new partnership and understand the importance of keeping cool when it heats up […]

A season-opening sell-out with much more to come

There’s nothing like the atmosphere inside a sold-out Melbourne Arena when Melbourne United takes to the court. The sporting entertainment spectacle – both on and off the court – is what Melbourne United prides itself on. If you want to take your game day experience to the next level, United’s corporate hospitality offerings allow you […]

United in Business Breakfast guest speaker: Greville Pabst

Greville Pabst, Chairman of WBP Group and Founder of Greville Pabst Property Advisory, delivered an insightful and informative presentation on the current spring property market at the United in Business Breakfast recently. In front of 300 people, Pabst spoke about the current trends in the market, market drivers, property fundamentals, identifying risks & what to […]

United in Business member profile: Rankin Business Lawyers

Rankin Business Lawyers has been involved with United in Business (UIB) for over two years and we recently caught up with Rob Rankin, Director of Rankin Business Lawyers for a chat. Rob has experienced the benefits of being a UIB member firsthand. He’s worked with the UIB team to network with other businesses and create […]

Melo Trimble visits Melbourne United corporates

Melbourne United superstar Melo Trimble is set to light up the court during the 2019/20 NBL season. Last week he was out visiting some of the Club’s 2019/20 season corporate box/seat holders. The visit from Trimble was a surprise for some of our valued corporate clients, all of whom are sure to enjoy the show […]

Coaching legend Brian Goorjian talks Melbourne basketball, Mitch McCarron and more

Brian Goorjian knows a thing or two about basketball, especially Australian basketball. Put simply, you don’t win six NBL Championships, six Coach of the Year awards and boast a career winning percentage of 70% with 511 wins, without possessing insane basketball knowledge. When Brian Goorjian speaks, people listen. We caught up with him recently after […]