Game Day Info: Round 5
The Dyldam Parramatta Eels return to Pirtek Stadium in Parramatta for the Battle of the West against the Penrith Panthers on Sunday afternoon!
And to celebrate our final Battle of the West clash before the redevelopment of Pirtek Stadium, we’ll be putting on a day of family fun thanks to our game day sponsor, Coke.
Gates Open: 1.30pm
Under 20s kick off: 1.45pm
NRL kick off: 4:00pm
The match will be live on the Nine Network, click through to purchase your tickets!
Zero in to Win:
During half time, you could win a $250 Eftpos gift card by participating in the Zero In to Win promotion.
For your chance to win, simply:
1. Purchase any eligible Coca-Cola product at the stadium before the half time announcement
2. Be ready at half time and listen for the announcer's call for you to stand up and hold your eligible Coca-Cola product up high. One lucky fan who holds up a Coca-Cola product on screen will win a $250 Eftpos gift card!
Click through for more details.
Salute to Service
In Round 5, we salute the servicemen and women who contribute to the Parramatta district, so arrive early and meet some of them at the game before kick off!
The Army Rock Band, and local service vehicles will be in the TryLine City precinct in the lead up to the game, with the Army Rock Band returning for halftime entertainment and the Pol-Air helicopter flying over Pirtek Stadium.
The TryLine City precinct will also include a live DJ, face-painting and jumping castles for the little ones, as well as a chance to meet this year’s new-look Parramatta Eels Cheerleaders squad!
Visit our Membership and Merchandise outlets who will be available to assist with enquiries, and keep an eye out for our Blue and Gold selfie frame in the precinct and around the Stadium.
Need help on Game Day?
Our Membership Team have a number of locations at Pirtek Stadium to help you on game day, including our Member Service windows Gate A/B and Gate G/H.
For new membership sales and group experience enquiries, please see our Membership Marquee located in the TryLine City precinct.
Our Fan Experience Team is also on hand to help you with any general enquiries.
Get your FREE Blue and Gold Army collectible poster!
The first 2,000 people through the gates on Sunday afternoon at Pirtek Stadium will pick up a free Blue and Gold collectible poster!
We will have 11 different posters to distribute throughout the season, with a new and unique poster given out at every home game played at Pirtek Stadium or ANZ Stadium in 2016. So far we’ve given away Corey Norman and Semi Radradra posters - be there on Sunday to find our who is our Round Five player!
Getting to the Game:
The Eels encourage all Members and fans to take public transport to the game.
Parramatta train station is the nearest train station to the ground, and is only a short walk or shuttle bus ride away. Parramatta Bus interchange is located on Argyle Street opposite the Parramatta train station.
A free shuttle bus runs from Col Sutton Reserve in Baulkham Hills to Pirtek Stadium both pre & post game. This service will run at 15-20 minute intervals in the lead up to the game & again for 1 hour after the game on NRL Game Day.
The Eels also run a free shuttle bus from Argyle Street, outside Parramatta Westfield, to Pirtek Stadium (Bus 1: 4:45pm; Bus 2: 7:00pm), and returning to the station after the game.
For more information on any of these services, please call the football club office on 8843 0300.
In 2016, the Dyldam Parramatta Eels have partnered with Parramatta City Council to offer the Blue and Gold Army a special $5 parking rate when the Eels play at Pirtek Stadium.
The Riverbank, Justice Precinct and Eat Street carparks in Parramatta will have a $5 game day rate available to Eels Members and fans from 6pm on nights when the Eels play home matches at Pirtek Stadium, and from 1 hour prior to kick off on the days when the Eels play afternoon games at Pirtek Stadium.
Please remember there is NO public parking at Pirtek Stadium on game day. Click through for more transport details, or consider the Parramatta City Council parking options.
Download the Smart Parking app to find the closest available parking in Parramatta on the day.