Round 26 — Wests Tigers vs. Raiders
Date — Sunday, September 4, 2016
Time — 2:00pm AEST
Venue — Leichhardt Oval, Sydney
Match Day Theme — Members Appreciation Round
Match Day Charity Partner — Soldier On Australia (click here for more)
11:20am — Wests Tigers Ticket Box Opens
11:35am — Gates Open at Leichhardt Oval
11:45am — Holden Cup, Wests Tigers vs. Canberra Raiders
2:00pm — NRL, Wests Tigers vs. Canberra Raiders
WHAT'S ON AT THE GAME
To celebrate Members Appreciation Round, Wests Tigers will have a number of special activities at the game to encourage all Members to show their support on Sunday afternoon.
Wests Tigers Members will have access to a special pre-match function at Le Montage from 12:00pm to 1:00pm, with injured players and CEO Justin Pascoe present.
That event will be followed by a special Members March from Le Montage up to Leichhardt Oval, with "Pipes and Drums" Band led by Anthony Field (Blue Wiggle) playing on the way.
Wests Tigers Members will also have access to a special post-match function on field at Leichhardt Oval, where the 2016 Members Player of the Year will be announced and presented with their award in front of the Club's Members.
Retiring Club legend Dene Halatau will also be farewelled in front of all Members and fans after the game, with a special post-match presentation ceremony on field.
Corporate Partner Handy Finance is offering the chance to "Kick for Cash" on Sunday — simply register before the game (click here) and be there on the day for your chance to win!
The Kick for Cash will take place on-field during half-time (full details here).
All Wests Tigers and Canberra Raiders NRL players will all wear special socks during the game to raise awarness for Purple Our World, which supports pancreatic cancer.
And if that wasn't enough, all fans and Members have a chance to Take to the Turf at the conclusion of the match on Sunday, with entry available from approximately 4:00pm.
Stay tuned for more information on the day regarding all post-match activities.
MEMBERS PRE-GAME FUNCTION
Wests Tigers Members have access to a special Members Only Pre-Game Function this Sunday ahead of the Club's NRL game against the Canberra Raiders.
The event will begin at Le Montage at 12:00pm followed by a brief introduction, injured player Q&A, prizes, giveaways and canapes, as well as an address by CEO Justin Pascoe.
At 1:00pm, the event will conclude, with the group of Members to by led by "Pipes and Drums" marching band up the road and into the venue at Leichhardt Oval to watch the mighty Wests Tigers take on the Canbera Raiders in a blockbuster Sunday afternoon clash.
POST-GAME TAKE TO THE TURF
This week, Wests Tigers will also be having a post-game Take to the Turf where you will have the opportunity to get autographs, take photos and meet the players after the game.
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 Ticket Collection Window — Mary St., available from 11:20am
Wests Tigers Membership Marquee — Mary St., available from 11:00am
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!
Other Member Exclusive Offers, News
ALL Wests Tigers Members have access to ‘Flexi Tickets’ – 2x General Admission Tickets for $30.00, which can be used at any home game in 2016.
These can be bought by calling Wests Tigers on (02) 8741 3300.
Due to popularity, these are sold out and will not be sold on Game Day on Sunday.
MEMBERS ONLY MERCH DISCOUNT
Wests Tigers Members receive a 10% discount on all Wests Tigers Merchandise.
Purchase your Official Wests Tigers Merchandise today at RoarStore (click here).
To access your Members discount, simply enter your promo code at the checkout. Alternatively, present your 2016 Membership card at GearZone Campbelltown, Concord Roar Store or at any Merchandise outlet on Game Day.