Game Day Info: Easter Monday

This year on March 28, the Dyldam Parramatta Eels take on the Wests Tigers in our third annual Easter Monday match up.

The Tigers will host the blockbuster this season, but full-season Eels Ticketed Members will also enjoy reciprocal member rights (scroll down for details on reciprocal Member entry).

Arrive early to meet the Easter Bunny and Alice in Wonderland, take advantage of the free mini Easter Egg giveaways, get your face painted and enjoy the atmosphere thanks to the roving musicians.

Key times:

1:40pm: Gates open

1.45pm: Holden Cup kick off

4.00pm: NRL kick off

All tickets to Wests Tigers v Eels match at ANZ Stadium - and full-season ticketed Eels Memberships! - include entry and return travel on Sydney Trains and Olympic Park Major Event Buses, so leave the car at home and take advantage of the additional and direct public transport services in place.

Need tickets to the game? Grab a general admission family ticket for 2 adults and 2 children for just $30* for a limited time only! Click through to purchase your $30 family tickets!

Need help on game day?

The Eels Membership team will be at the service desk/ticket window at Gate A/B at ANZ Stadium on game day to help any Members who need a hand on the day or don't have their Membership pass with them.

The Fan Experience Team will be located at Aisle 104 (inside the gates) to help make sure you have a great time at the game.

Get your game day merch on Easter Monday at the Eels merchandise van - find us at Gates A/B!

 


Reciprocal Entry for Members:

While the Round 4 Easter Monday clash is a Wests Tigers home game, all 2016 Eels full-season ticketed Members can enter the match using their 2016 Membership. 

Reserved Seat Members:

Eels Members with a full-season reserved seat ticketed Membership will have access to seating on Level 4 East and will need to scan their Membership card at Gate C and head to Level 4. 

General Admission Members:

Eels Members with a full-season general admission ticketed Membership will have access to the Eels GA Supporter area on Level 1 and will need to scan their Membership card at Gate B and head to Aisles 101 - 103.

Members will also receive exclusive discounts on additional tickets in these two areas in their Member-only emails in the week leading up to the game.

Transport Information:

With the match coinciding with one of the Royal Easter Show’s busiest day, footy fans are urged to leave the car at home and take advantage of the additional public transport services put on for the Easter Show and included in the event ticket. Fans should also plan their journey and travel early to ensure they are in their seats before the match gets underway.

All tickets to the Wests Tigers v Eels match at ANZ Stadium include entry and return travel on Sydney Trains, Sydney Olympic Park Major Event Bus Services, regular Sydney Buses (STA), Sydney Ferries services and Light Rail services.

Trains:

The closest train station to ANZ Stadium is Olympic Park Station.

Additional and direct Sydney Trains will be in operation to coincide with the Royal Easter Show:

Trains depart Central every seven (7) to eight (8) minutes between 08:30am and midnight, stopping at Redfern, Strathfield and Olympic Park.

Lidcombe sprint services to Olympic Park will operate every 10 (ten) minutes from 05:30am until 09:00am.

Lidcombe sprint services to Olympic Park (from 09:00am until midnight) will run between:

Olympic Park and Blacktown every 10 minutes; and

Olympic Park and Penrith / Schofields every 30 minutes.

Click through for further timetable information.

Click through for the most up-to-date information on trackwork and replacement services.

Buses:

Sydney Olympic Park Major Event Buses will be running every 20 to 30 minutes for the Royal Easter Show.

Major Event Buses start running between 07:00am and 08:00am depending on the route and arrive at Sydney Olympic Park until 5:30pm.

The last bus on each route departs Sydney Olympic Park at 11:00pm.

Sydney Buses will operate to a regular Sunday timetable.

Route 525 operates between Parramatta and Burwood via Sydney Olympic Park.

Route 526 runs from the Sydney Olympic Park Ferry Wharf to Olympic Park.

Please check timetable for last trips departing Sydney Olympic Park, and click through to plan your trip.

Parking:

Fans who have not pre-booked parking should not drive and are advised to take advantage of the extra direct train and bus services put on for the Easter Show which are also included in the event ticket for the Easter Monday NRL clash.

You can pre-book parking via:

Sydney Olympic Park Authority: Print your ticket at home by clicking here. Please note: pre-booked parking tickets cannot be booked on the day of the event.

Ticketek: Order your tickets by clicking here or calling 132 849. Please note: These can only be mailed out to customers or collected from Ticketek agencies. 

Those driving and who have pre-booked their parking space should allow plenty of time to get to Sydney Olympic Park, find their space and get to their seat for the game. Please note parking cannot be pre-booked on the day of the game.

Traffic:

If you decide to drive, the below routes are advised and can help minimise traffic issues:

From the NORTH: Through Top Ryde, take Victoria Rd and then Silverwater Rd and Holker Street to Sydney Olympic Park;

From the SOUTH: Turn onto Parramatta Road then Hill Road to Sydney Olympic Park;

From the EAST: Take Parramatta Road then Birnie Avenue or Hill Road. If you are driving along Victoria Road, consider taking Silverwater Road then Holker Street.

From the WEST: Turn onto Silverwater Road then Holker Street or turn onto Hill Road, and then to Sydney Olympic Park.

Changed traffic conditions for the WestConnex project and Royal Easter Show may also affect how you travel. For the latest updates visit WestConnex News or Sydney Olympic Park Authority.