The Parramatta Eels take on the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs on Thursday 29th June at ANZ Stadium for Round 17 of the NRL Telstra Premiership.
This week, thanks to our major Match Day Sponsor the Parramatta Leagues Club, the Eels will be hosting a great Thursday night of football highlighting the Men of League foundation.
Please join us at ANZ Stadium this Thursday as we take on Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs for the first time this season, and help cheer your mighty Parramatta Eels team to victory!
- Gates Open: 5.15pm
- NYC kick-off: 5.35pm
- NRL kick-off: 7.50pm
Men of League
There is plenty of activity this week, highlighting some of the great work the Men of League do.
Men of League will have a presence in the ANZ Stadium precinct, with a marquee located opposite the Merchandise outlet at Aisle 127.
Before kick off, keep an eye out on the big screen for a Q&A with Eels legend Nathan Cayless, highlighting the great work they do. Plus see Garry O’Donnell from the Men of League foundation raising the Blue & Gold Flag on behalf of Men of League.
Plus, after the game, more information will become available on how you can bid on one of the match-worn Eels jerseys, with all proceeds going towards the Men of League! The Eels will also be wearing their Men of League socks during the NRL game.
Members Lounge 47
Eels Members have access to their exclusive Members Bar, Members Lounge 47. The Members bar will be MC’d by Sarah Forster, and will feature a live acoustic performer, member giveaways, and post-game player appearances, plus FREE pre-game food catering.
Members Lounge 47 is located at Aisle 127 of ANZ Stadium.
Merchandise is available at the game in-stadium at Aisle 104 and 127, so visit the Blue & Gold Merchandise outlets for all the latest 2017 Eels apparel.
The Bulldogs will have a Merchandise outlet located on the Eastern side of the stadium at light tower three.
The Parramatta Eels Membership Team will have a number of locations at ANZ Stadium, including our Member Service windows at Gates B/C (eastern side) and Gate H.
The Membership team will also have a presence in-stadium at Aisle 104 and 127.
At the Membership outlets you will be able to purchase entry into the 2017 Major Raffle, prizes include:
1st – $15,000
2nd – 2018 Double Captain’s Club Membership
3rd – 2017 Signed Jersey
4th – Eels Merchandise Pack
Various sections of the precinct will feature plenty of activities for the kids, with a kids zone that includes face painters, jumping castles and plenty more, plus our mascots Sparky and Sparkles and the Parramatta Eels Cheerleaders squad will be roaming the precinct before kick-off.
Along with Junior League teams playing two games on the field at once during the NYC halftime and fulltime break along with a performance by the Parramatta Eels Cheerleaders & Pom squad.
Keep your eyes peeled for the Parramatta Junior Eels U6 side who will run the Eels out before kick off!
With every home game, Sparky’s Brigade members can use their card to gain free general admission entry. You do need to pre-register your attendance under the Game Registrations tab. Mum or dad will enter using the free adult ticket they collect on game day or a ticket that they have purchased.
Check out some of our community and corporate partners throughout the concourse; Shine Lawyers, Life Education; CareFlight, and betting.club who will be there on the day!
Shine Lawyers will be handing out their rally towels before the game, so make sure you visit them to get your hands on one!
Getting to the Game:
Parramatta Eels offer an integrated transport system including rail and “Eels Express” shuttle buses for home games at ANZ Stadium. This gives Eels Members and ticket holders free transport by rail on the Sydney Metropolitan Line from as far as the Hunter and Southern Highlands and on selected “Eels Express” chartered buses which will run on three bus routes from the Hills district in north-western Sydney.
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