AFC Asian Cup 2015 Stadiums

AFC Asian Cup 2015 Stadiums

Sydney

Former names Telstra Stadium (2002–2007),
Stadium Australia (1999–2002)
Location Edwin Flack Avenue, Sydney Olympic Park,New South Wales 2127
Coordinates 33°50′50″S 151°3′48″ECoordinates: 33°50′50″S 151°3′48″E
Broke ground September 1996
Opened 6 March 1999
Owner Stadium Australia Group
Operator Stadium Australia Group
Surface Grass
Construction cost A$ 690 million 
Architect Populous (then Bligh Lobb Sports Architects)
Capacity 82,500 (Oval formation)
84,000 (Rectangle formation)
110,000 (2000 Summer Olympics)
Field dimensions 170m x 128m (oval)
Website www.anzstadium.com.au
Tenants
Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs (NRL) (1999–present)
New South Wales Blues (State of Origin) (1999–present)
Sydney Swans (AFL) (2001–present)
2000 Summer Olympics
Wests Tigers (NRL) (2005–2008)
South Sydney Rabbitohs (NRL) (2006–present)
New South Wales Waratahs (Super Rugby) (2009–present)
St George Illawarra Dragons (NRL) (2008)
New South Wales Blues (Twenty20 Big Bash) (2008–2011)
Sydney Thunder (Big Bash League) (2012)
GWS Giants (AFL) (2012–present)

New Castle

The location of Newcastle in New South Wales
Coordinates 32°55′S 151°45′ECoordinates: 32°55′S 151°45′E
Population 308,308 (2011)
 • Density 1,103/km2 (2,856.8/sq mi)
Established 1804
Elevation 9 m (30 ft)
Area 261.8 km2 (101.1 sq mi)
Time zone AEST (UTC+10)
 • Summer (DST) AEDT (UTC+11)
Location 162 km (101 mi) NNE of Sydney
Region Hunter
County Northumberland
State electorate(s)
  • Newcastle
  • Cessnock, Charlestown Lake Macquarie, Port StephensSwansea, Wallsend
Federal Division(s)
  • Newcastle
  • Shortland
  • Charlton
Mean max temp Mean min temp Annual rainfall
21.8 °C
71 °F
14.2 °C
58 °F
1,133.0 mm
44.6 in

Brisbane


Coordinates
27°28′4.5″S 153°01′40″ECoordinates: 27°28′4.5″S 153°01′40″E
Population 2,189,878 (2012)
 • Density 346.0/km2 (896.1/sq mi) (2006)
Established 1824
Area 5,949.9 km2 (2,297.3 sq mi)
Time zone AEST (UTC+10)
Location
  • 733 km (455 mi) N of Sydney
  • 1,374 km (854 mi) NNE ofMelbourne
  • 1,600 km (994 mi) NE of Adelaide
  • 3,604 km (2,239 mi) NE of Perth
  • 945 km (587 mi) NNE of Canberra
LGA(s)
  • Brisbane
  • Ipswich
  • Logan
  • Moreton Bay
  • Redland
  • Scenic Rim (part)
Region South East Queensland
County Stanley, Canning, Ward
State electorate(s) 41 divisions
Federal Division(s) 17 divisions
Mean max temp Mean min temp Annual rainfall
26.4 °C
80 °F
16.2 °C
61 °F
986.2 mm
38.8 in

Canberra


Coordinates
35°18′27″S 149°07′27.9″ECoordinates: 35°18′27″S 149°07′27.9″E
Population 367,752 (31 July 2012))
 • Density 428.6/km2 (1,110.1/sq mi)
Established 12 March 1913
Area 814.2 km2 (314.4 sq mi)
Time zone AEST (UTC+10)
 • Summer (DST) AEDT (UTC+11)
Location
  • 286 km (178 mi) SW of Sydney
  • 669 km (416 mi) NE ofMelbourne
  • 1,159 km (720 mi) E of Adelavide
  • 1,203 km (748 mi) SSW ofBrisbane
  • 3,726 km (2,315 mi) ESE ofPerth
Territory electorate(s)
  • Molonglo,
  • Ginninderra
  • Brindabella
Federal Division(s)
  • Canberra
  • Fraser
Mean max temp Mean min temp Annual rainfall
19.7 °C
67 °F
6.5 °C
44 °F
616.4 mm
24.3 in

Melbourne


Coordinates
37°48′49″S 144°57′47″ECoordinates: 37°48′49″S 144°57′47″E
Population 4,246,345 (Metropolitan area)
 • Density 1,567/km2 (4,058.5/sq mi) (Urban area; 2006)
Established 30 August 1835
Elevation 31 m (102 ft)
Area 8,806 km2 (3,400.0 sq mi)(LGAs total)
Time zone AEST (UTC+10)
 • Summer (DST) AEDT (UTC+11)
Location
  • 665 km (413 mi) from Canberra
  • 876 km (544 mi) from Sydney
  • 729 km (453 mi) from Adelaide
LGA(s) 31 Municipalities across Greater Melbourne
County Grant, Bourke, Mornington
State electorate(s) 54 electoral districts and regions
Federal Division(s) 23 Divisions
Mean max temp Mean min temp Annual rainfall
19.8 °C
68 °F
10.2 °C
50 °F
646.9 mm
25.5 in