Blundstone Arena


Bellerive Oval, as it was formally known as, is now known by its sponsored name Blundstone Arena and is the home of the Clarence Roos in the TSL.

The ground is primarily a Cricket and AFL ground and is located in Bellerive, City of Clarence, on the eastern shore of Hobart, Tasmania.

It is the only venue in Tasmania which currently hosts international cricket matches, and has a capacity of approximately 16,000, although a record crowd of 16,719 watched Australia play England in 2003.

AFL side North Melbourne currently have a deal in place to play 2 AFL roster matches at Blundstone Arena each year.

Opened: 1914
Capacity: 20,000
Dimensions: 170m x 135m
Current Tenants: Tasmanian Tigers (Cricket), Clarence Roos (TSL), Hobart Hurricanes (Cricket), North Melbourne Football Club (AFL)
Operator: AFL Tasmania
Owned by: Clarence City Council