The Parramatta Eels clash with the Wests Tigers at Bankwest Stadium on Sunday 14 July in Round 17 of the NRL Telstra Premiership.
Please note that this is an away game for the Eels, however we are still encouraging all Blue & Gold Members and fans to attend the game and cheer on the side in this weekend’s crucial clash.
The Wentworthville Magpies are also in action against the Western Suburbs Magpies in the Canterbury Cup before the NRL clash.
Date: Sunday 14 July 2019
Venue: Bankwest Stadium
Times: 1:30pm Gates Open
1:50pm: Canterbury Cup, Western Suburbs Magpies v Wentworthville Magpies
4:05pm: NRL, Wests Tigers v Parramatta Eels
IMPORTANT EELS MEMBER INFORMATION
Eels Members do not have reciprocal access to this weekend's game against the Wests Tigers at Bankwest Stadium. Members that wish to attend this game must pre-purchase their tickets via the Ticketek website.
You can purchase tickets for this game by visiting the following link - https://premier.ticketek.com.au/shows/Show.aspx?sh=TIG1719
Please note that Eels Members would have been provided a special 10% discount code on tickets in the Eels Supporter Bay via their emails in late May. If you are a current Member and need the code to purchase tickets, please contact our Membership team at firstname.lastname@example.org
GETTING TO THE GROUND
Avoid the queues and pre-purchase your tickets to the game.
The closest station to Bankwest Stadium is Parramatta which is approximately a 10 minute walk via Argyle St, Church St, the Riverside Walk or through Prince Alfred Square to the Stadium on O’Connell St. Alternatively, make your way down Church St, George St or Phillip St then O’Connell St.
Please note the Riverside Walk is not an accessible route. See the below map for more details on how to get to and from the stadium.
Trains run every 10 to 15 minutes to Parramatta in both directions.
TAXI & RIDE SHARE
A secure taxi rank is located at Parramatta Westfield on Fitzwilliam Street. An alternate taxi rank is located on the eastern side of Villiers St between Ross St and Victoria Rd.
Note: O’Connell St is a no-stopping zone and taxis or any other vehicles are not permitted to drop off or pick up any passengers at any time. Closures will also be in place along O'Connell St, Ross St and Victoria Rd. Attendees who are being picked up or dropped off are encouraged to pre-plan a location away from the stadium.
For details of taxi networks servicing the Sydney area visit NSW Taxi Council.
Roads approaching Parramatta are expected to be busy approaching the area so if you are planning on driving, allow additional travel time. See the Bankwest Stadium transport and walking map for more info on how to get to and from the stadium.
For information on Parking around Parramatta, please visit: https://www.cityofparramatta.nsw.gov.au/living-community/car-parks
Watching the Match
If you can’t make it to Bankwest Stadium there are options available to stay up to date with the action.
The NRL match is live on Channel 9 and Foxtel whilst there is also the NRL Digital Pass & Kayo options available to watch the match.
Updates from the games will be via the Parramatta Eels on Twitter along with updates on Facebook and Instagram throughout the day! Make sure you are following us on all the channels to see heaps of behind the scenes photos and videos from the match!