Melbourne may be Australia's second most populous city, but the proud residents will not accept it as second fiddle to its glamour sibling Sydney. Melbourne lays claim to being Australia's cultural and artistic capital.
From the Melbourne Travel Guide
26 December 2013
The Boxing Day Test cricket match heralds the start of a series of test matches held between Australia and a guest nation. It is held at the MCG and lasts up to 5 days, starting on boxing day.
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