Game Day Info: Bulldogs v Eels, Round Two

The Parramatta Eels take on the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs at ANZ Stadium on Sunday 24 March in round two of the NRL Telstra Premiership.

Be at ANZ Stadium for a great afternoon of Sunday football against our traditional rivals, and make sure you arrive early to see the Eels Jersey Flegg side in action as they kick off their season this weekend!

Be there to cheer on the Blue & Gold as the NRL side look to go 2-0 to start the season.       

KEY TIMES
1.30pm: Gates Open
1.50pm: Jersey Flegg Match - Bulldogs v Eels
3.35pm: Pre-game entertainment starts
4pm: NRL kick-off v Eels

TICKETS

Tickets to the clash can be pre-purchased with tickets starting from just $10 for juniors, $40 for adults and $40 for family tickets.

Click through to purchase your tickets to the clash.

Please note that Blue & Gold Members do not have reciprocal entry to this clash due to the Eels returning to Bankwest Stadium in 2019.

FAN FIRST INITIATIVES

As announced earlier today, Blue & Gold Members and fans in attendance will benefit from a host of exciting Fan First Initiatives at ANZ Stadium.

Return train travel to Olympic Park will be included in all tickets, with no additional costs for fans and Members so pre-purchase your tickets today!

ANZ Stadium will also continue their popular Fans First food initiatives from this weekend, with fans visiting ANZ Stadium able to enjoy a classic sausage roll for just $2.50.

JUNIOR LEAGUE

The NSW Rugby League is pleased to invite you and your family to an afternoon of FREE activities before kick off in the NRL clash to celebrate and acknowledge the hard-working volunteers across NSWRL Junior League competitions.

Join NSWRL for exhibition games, Junior League information and registration points and to meet Brydens Lawyers NSW Blues coach Brad Fittler and NSWRL ambassadors.

There’s sure to be lots of fun for all the family before kick-off!

What: NSWRL Junior League Day
When: 12-2.30pm, Sunday 24 March
Where: NSWRL Centre of Excellence, 12-14 Dawn Fraser Avenue, Sydney Olympic Park

GETTING TO THE GAME

TRAINS:

The closest station to ANZ Stadium is Olympic Park.

Catch a train to Lidcombe then head to Platform Zero for a direct service to Olympic Park running every 10 minutes from 1pm until midnight.

Trackwork is taking place between Lidcombe and Olympic Park until 1pm, during this time change at Strathfield for an express service to Olympic Park.

Express services will also be running between Circular Quay and Olympic Park every 15 minutes, stopping all stations between Central and Homebush, then Olympic Park.

BUSES:

The following Sydney Buses services run to Sydney Olympic Park:

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

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

Use the Transport NSW Trip Planner to help plan your journey. It will give you up-to-date train and bus timetable information.

CAR:

For those planning to drive 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 collected from Ticketek agencies. 

Fans who do plan to drive should allow plenty of time to get to Sydney Olympic Park, find a parking space and get to their seat for 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 Bernie 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 may also affect how you travel. For the latest updates visit WestConnex News.