Sunday afternoon footy returns to Leichhardt Oval this week as we take on the defending premiers, North Queensland Cowboys, in a blockbuster clash at 4:00pm!
Make sure you're there as we hunt for three wins in a row for the first time this season!
Date — Sunday, August 7, 2016
Time — 4:00pm AEST (Gates open at 1:35pm)
Venue — Leichhardt Oval (Mary St., Lilyfield)
Match Day Theme — Women in League Round
Match Day Sponsor — White Ribbon
1:20pm — Wests Tigers Ticket Box Opens
1:35pm — Gates Open (Mary St. and Glover St. Entrances)
1:45pm — NYC, Wests Tigers vs. North Queensland Cowboys
4:00pm — NRL, Wests Tigers vs. North Queensland Cowboys
WHAT'S ON AT THE GAME
To celebrate Women in League, Wests Tigers will have a number of special activites at the game and are encouraging all fans to wear something purple to show their support.
Roses will be on sale at the game too, so make sure you by one for a special woman!
Highly renowned singer songwriter Amber Lawrence will be performing live at the game, including a special rendition of "Cheers to the Girls" — click here for more information.
Newly-selected Australian Women's T20 Cricketer and Wests Tigers fan Lauren Cheatle will also be at the game, with a special interview to play on the big screen.
In addition to all of that, Wests Tigers fans and Members can also take in an exhibition of women's touch football at haf-time of NRL, as well as the final of the Steve Roach Shield — a Female School Rugby League competition at half-time of the Holden Cup game.
There's plenty else on at the game, so make sure you there for a great day out at the footy!
GETTING TO THE GAME
Travel and Parking Information
Wests Tigers strongly advise against driving to the ground where possible. Parking at the ground is very limited, which could lead to delays and inconveniences.
Light Rail is a good option for fans making their way to the ground, with the Lilyfield stop within walking distance of Leichhardt Oval. Wests Tigers fans can experience a special Wests Tigers-themed walk from the stop to the ground, so make sure you don't miss out!
Check 131 500 for all times, routes and stops on the night.
Several bus routes operate between Central Station and Leichhardt Oval, although there are no direct bus stops outside Leichhardt Oval or Mary Street.
Routes M10, 470 and 440 all stop within the vicinity of Leichhardt Oval, with a 10-15 minute walk to the ground common in most cases.
Again, check 131 500 for all times, routes and stops on the night.
Wests Tigers will have one marquee located outside the Mary St. entrance.
Wests Tigers Ticket Collection Window will be located at the Mary St. entrance.
Have you purchased a Membership inclusive of Leichhardt Oval and are yet to receive your membership card? Don’t worry you will still have access to the match.
Contact Wests Tigers Membership team on (02) 8741 3300 before Friday, April 15 and a representative will issue you an electronic ticket for the match.
Please ensure you don't forget your Membership card on the day if you have received it!