Match Day Info: Round 8
Wests Tigers will look to do the double over Parramatta when they meet for the second time this season on Sunday at ANZ Stadium for their Round 8 match.
With the Eels finally on the board in 2018 after a last start win and Wests Tigers desperate to bounce back from their last-minute loss, this week's shaping as a game you won't want to miss!
With lots happening around the ground as part of the NRL's ANZAC Round as well as fan-first initiatives at ANZ Stadium, make sure you celebrate the last day of school holidays in style this Sunday!
Date — Sunday, April 28, 2018
Time — 4:00pm AEST
Venue — ANZ Stadium, Sydney Olympic Park
2:45pm — Gates Open at ANZ Stadium
4:00pm — NRL, Parramatta Eels vs. Wests Tigers
WESTS TIGERS MEMBERS SEATING & ENTRY
While this match is an Eels home game, Wests Tigers Members have not been forgotten and will enjoy reciprocal member rights for this game.
Wests Tigers Reserved Seat Members with access to ANZ Stadium matches will enter via Gate C/D with General Admission Seating available on Level 4 East.
Wests Tigers General Admission Members with access to ANZ Stadium matches will enter via Gate B with General Admission Seating available on Level 1 in Aisles 101 and 146.
All Campbelltown and Leichhardt ticketed Wests Tigers Members have also been granted access to Sunday's game in a special one-off move, with entry via via Gate B and seating on Level 1 within the Opposition GA area. Additional tickets for friends and family can be purchased for all Wests Tigers Members — call Wests Tigers Membership team on (02) 8741 3300 to access discounted promo codes and offers.
GETTING TO THE GAME
All tickets to Sunday's match include travel to and from ANZ Stadium on Train services only. For the right to travel, show your ticket or proof of purchase to Sydney Trains employee at the train station.
Take advantage of the additional and direct trains running to and from Olympic Park to avoid expected congestion and traffic on roads in and around the Sydney Olympic Park precinct. To plan your trip, visit the Transport for NSW game day event page here or use the Transport NSW Trip Planner to help plan your journey. It will give you up-to-date train and bus timetable information. Click here for more information.
Special 'Eels Express' shuttle buses will run on three routes from Castle Hill, Rouse Hill and Dural to Olympic Park. Services on each route will run every 15 minutes to Olympic Park.
Return services will also run every 10 minutes after full-time. For more details on these services including bus stops and timetables, visit the Gameday Transport page.
The following Sydney Buses services also run to 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.
For those who plan to drive, pre-booking your parking space is recommended. 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.
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 Birnie 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.
Sydney Olympic Park Authority may close some local roads to accommodate increased public transport services and ensure pedestrian safety during events. For specific road closure details, please click here.
REPORT ANTI-SOCIAL BEHAVIOUR
A patron text message service will operate for all events.
If you experience any issues during an event, SMS 0419 403 360 with your issue and location.
FAN-FIRST INITIATIVES: APRIL, 2018
With March now completed, the $3 Vili's pie offer will no longer be available and will be replaced by a $3.50 Hot Dog (reduced by $3). In addition to the $3.50 Hot Dogs, the following $9.95 Kids Meal Deals will still be available for all NRL regular season matches:
- Cheese Burger Meal (Beef cheeseburger, fries and drink)
- Chicken Burger Meal (Chicken burger, fries and drink)
- Vili's Pie Meal (Pie, fries and drink)
- Fish and chips meal (Fish, chips and drink)
NEW WESTS TIGERS BAR
For the club's Round 8 away clash against the Parramatta Eels, Wests Tigers Members will have access to the new Wests Tigers Bar located on Level 1 East internal of Gate E/F.
Members will avoid the queues with access to new bar, along with live entertainment.
The Wests Tigers Bar will be open from the time gates open at 2:45pm.