Cementing their reputation as the powerhouse of hard rock, all tickets for Metallica’s ‘WorldWired’ Tour Melbourne show have now sold out.

Due to continued overwhelming demand a 2nd & final Melbourne show has been added, to be played at Marvel Stadium on Thursday, October 24.

Last here in 2013, Metallica’s long-awaited return Down Under will now extend to six Australian stadium shows on their ‘WorldWired’ Tourwith no further shows possible.

These dates are Metallica’s first ever headline stadium plays in Australia and New Zealand and take the ‘WorldWired’ Tour past 130 stadium shows played since 2016.

Tickets for the final show go on general public sale at 2pm Tuesday, April 9, with presales starting from Wednesday, April 3 at 1pm.

Remaining tickets for all other dates are on sale now, where still available:

October 17      Perth AUS                    Optus Stadium
October 20      Adelaide AUS              Adelaide Oval
October 22      Melbourne AUS           Marvel Stadium
October 24      Melbourne AUS           Marvel Stadium    new show
October 26      Sydney AUS                ANZ Stadium
October 29      Brisbane AUS              QSAC
October 31      Auckland NZ                Mt. Smart Stadium 
November 2    Auckland NZ                Mt. Smart Stadium     new show

Special guests Slipknot will appear on all dates.

Tickets for this final Melbourne show go on sale to the general public Tuesday April 9 at 2pm.

Fan Club Presales begin tomorrow, April 3 at 1pm.

American Express Card Members are also among the first with access to tickets, with a presale beginning this Friday, April 5 at 1pm. Visit amexinvites.com.au for details.

Tickets for all other shows are on sale now. For further details visit: livenation.com.au.

The Wherever I May Roam Black Ticket will be traveling to Australia and New Zealand as well: one ticket allowing floor access to any Metallica show on this run. Black Ticket holders need only choose the show(s) and make an online reservation no less than 48 hours before the gig. A limited number of these Black Tickets* will be available for $598, more info here: CID Entertainment.

As with most of Metallica’s ‘WorldWired’ shows, every ticket purchased includes a choice of standard physical or standard digital copy of the band’s 10th and current album, ‘Hardwired…To Self-Destruct.’

And once again, all tickets will include a free MP3 download of the show(s) attended, mixed and mastered by the team behind Hardwired…To Self-Destruct. The free full-show downloads can be obtained by scanning or entering the barcode from that show’s ticket stub at LiveMetallica.com/scan.

Enhanced experience options will also be returning in partnership with the team at CID Entertainment: three options of special enhanced experiences, including premium tickets and amenities ranging from early access to the venue and the “Memory Remains” traveling museum to meeting members of the band. Visit CID Entertainment for full package details.

*Wherever I May Roam Black Tickets are non-transferable and if re-sold will be revoked. Each ticket is good for entry to Metallica specific shows and may not be used for festivals, promotional shows, benefit concerts or any other dates not included in the seven-date tour announced on March 8, 2019. Use of a Black Ticket will require an online reservation for each show you plan to attend no less than 48 hours in advance. More details about how to use your Black Ticket will be sent to purchasers via e-mail.

**Every ticket purchased through official outlets includes your choice of a standard physical or standard digital copy of Hardwired…To Self-Destruct. Fans will receive an email from their ticketing agent with information on how to redeem their albums. Full details of how you can gift the album, should you have already purchased it, will be given on the redemption page.


Optus Stadium, Perth
Thursday October 17
Adelaide Oval
Sunday October 20
Marvel Stadium, Melbourne
Tuesday October 22
Thursday October 24 – NEW SHOW
ANZ Stadium, Sydney
Saturday October 26
QSAC, Brisbane
Tuesday October 29
Mt. Smart Stadium, Auckland
Thursday October 31
Saturday November 2 – NEW SHOW


Legacy Member Fan Club Presale:
1pm Wednesday April 3 until 1pm Friday April 5

Fifth Member Standard Fan Club Presale:
2pm Wednesday April 3 until 1pm Friday April 5

American Express Card Members Presale:
1pm Friday April 5 until 1pm Monday April 8

– All times listed are local –

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