With speculation Australian Ninja Warrior is moving to Melbourne TV Tonight hears whispers that Melbourne Showgrounds is the likely location for Season 3.
Producers Endemol Shine Australia already film MasterChef Australia and Family Food Fight on site. The Ascot Vale premises, which abuts Flemington Racecourse, is on 19 hectares of event and exhibition space, including a large arena.
Australian Ninja Warrior is set to move from its Cockatoo Island home on Sydney Harbour due to costs, largely pertaining to its late night filming, including noise permits and accomodation.
Nine sources are yet to confirm plans for its third season.