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Soccer lovers rejoice – the Hyundai A-League 2017/2018 is back!

A blockbuster opening round kicks off the action on Friday 6th October. The hotly anticipated Grand Final rematch between Sydney FC and Melbourne Victory at Etihad Stadium will be the pick of the Round 1 action.

Etihad will be hosting some massive games during the season & The Nixon will be ready to host all fans attending the games. The perfect spot to meet your mates to get hyped up before the match, and to celebrate after the final whistle. With restaurant dining room, sports bar and TAB you’ll be in good hands whatever your game plans.

If you can’t make it to the games, join us anyways in the heart of the action. We will be airing live and loud on our massive screens, so make yourself comfortable with some drinks and food. TAB for those feeling lucky.

Book a table on A-League event days

Email or visit our bookings page.


Speedway 2017

It’s the largest indoor motor racing spectacle in the Southern Hemisphere, and Speedway Grand Prix is coming back to Etihad Stadium in 2017!

On Saturday 28th October, you will be able to witness the best International and Australian Speedway Motorcycle riders under one roof, 5000 tonnes of dirt will be laid in Etihad Stadium to create the Grand Prix. It’s going to be a spectacle to be seen, and heard!

The event starts at 7pm – so avoid the mad rush into the stadium and come for a bite in our Dining Room or our Sports Bar. The perfect spot to meet your mates, or bring your family before the big event! Right next to Etihad Stadium you can easily make your way to the event without getting caught in the madness of Southern Cross Station.

Beautiful food, great selection of drinks, sports screens & TAB – the ideal pit stop before the Grand Prix!

Book Your Table Before Speedway 2017

Email or visit the bookings page on our website.

McGregor v Mayweather

Live and Loud at The Nixon Hotel, Docklands, Melbourne.

Sunday 27th August from 10am.

Watch McGregor v Mayweather in this massive, hotly anticipated welterweight bout. The showdown taking place at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on August 26 (August 27 AEST) will be aired on all screens at The Nixon.

It’s estimated the fight will make about $606.1 million. Mayweather and McGregor will be swimming in the money, too, pocketing millions. Mayweather stands to earn $100 million, while McGregor will make $75m.

Few experts give Conor McGregor a chance. Who will your money be on?
TAB in house. Please gamble responsibly.

Email your group size and details to our bookings team to secure your table.

AFL Footy Tipping 2017

AFL Footy Tipping 2017 at The Nixon Hotel, Docklands

Sign up for AFL FOOTY TIPPING at The Nixon Docklands. This year is we have some great prizes up for grabs if you have an eye for picking winners. Whatever your strategy is, come put your money where your mouth is at The Nixon!

And if you don’t, we have a prize for you too! Simply enter tips for more then 16 games in the home & away season and you’ll go into the draw to WIN a $200 Nixon Voucher! That is a lot of pots.

Sign up at the bar!

  • Entry: $25 includes Free Pot
  • 1st: 60% Entry pool + $300 Nixon voucher
  • 2nd: 30% Entry pool + $150 Nixon voucher
  • 3rd: 10% Entry pool + $50 Nixon voucher
  • Weekly Prize: Tip 9 for a $20 Bar Tab
  • Season Prize: Tip >16 games to go into the draw to win $200 Nixon voucher

Please click here for the terms & conditions

Man v Machine

Mundine v Green 2

Live and Loud at The Nixon Hotel, Docklands, Melbourne.

Friday 3rd February from 7pm.
The 11 year, long awaited re-match between the two rivals hits the screens at The Nixon.

Book a table:

Email: – OR  – Call: 9642 3272


Watch SUPER BOWL 51 at The Nixon Hotel, Docklands Melbourne


Monday 6th February from 9am

What’s on offer:

$15 American Specials Menu
$20 Bucket of Budweiser

TAB betting facilities available to get yourself involved in the game.

The TV screens will be tuned in as well as the giant projector.

The NFL final will be LIVE and LOUD!
Whether you are a new or old NFL fan, nothing beats Super Bowl Sunday… (Monday)

What to do next:

Book a table:
Or call: 9642 3272



Christmas Menu

Ho Ho Ho…’Tis the season to be Jolly!

Set Christmas Menu optional for group bookings and Xmas Parties.

It is available from mid November

2 Courses are $35 or $50 with paired wines
3 Courses are $45 or $60 with paired wines

Please pre-book where possible.

Please email your groups details to:
Or call us on: 9642 3272

Perfect idea for smaller office Xmas Party!



TAB Back Online

After a few issues we have the TAB back up and running.

We apologise for the inconvenience and appreciate your patience. Now that the system is up & running, and fully functional it is ready to go for our favourite punters.

And the timing couldn’t be better. Try your luck on the AFL Footy finals, Spring Racing Carnival, Big Bash League and more…

Join us daily at the bar for lunch, dinner, beers and a punt.

Book a table:

Please gamble responsibly. 

NBA Playoffs

Watch the 2016 NBA Playoff’s LIVE between the GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS and CLEVELAND CAVALIERS at The Nixon Hotel.

The games will be played on the big screen with the sound turned up. We love the NBA so much we will even open earlier on the days when the finals fall outside the opening hours.

The NBA season coming to a close is the perfect reason to fein an illness and sit out the morning meetings. It’s PLAYOFFS time! To book a front row table or find out when the games will be shown.

To make a booking or to enquire please contact us