Wests Tigers will head to the nation's capital this Saturday determined to their finals hopes alive as they take on Canberra Raiders at GIO Stadium for their Round 18 clash.
After a last start defeat to the Parramatta Eels saw Wests Tigers slip to 11th on the ladder and two points outside the top eight, Michael Maguire's side will be determined to bounce back against a Raiders side flying high in the top four.
Since beating Wests Tigers 28-0 when they met back in Round 13, Canberra have lost just once — a game they lost despite leading 16-0 in Darwin — and will have their eyes set on continuing their good home form against Wests Tigers this week.
Date — Saturday, July 20, 2019
Time — 5:30 pm AEST
Venue — GIO Stadium, Canberra
3:00 pm — Gates Open at GIO Stadium
3:15 pm — Jersey Flegg, Canberra Raiders vs. Wests Tigers
5:30 pm — NRL, Canberra Raiders vs. Wests Tigers
Match: Raiders v Wests Tigers
Round 18 -
Venue: GIO Stadium, Canberra
MEET THE TEAM IN CANBERRA
Meet your favourite Wests Tigers players in Canberra with a special Members and fan event prior to the team's Round 18 clash at GIO Stadium. With a must-win game coming up for the side, fans and Members have the chance to give the boys the perfect rev-up on Friday night with an exclusive meet and greet event!
Date — Friday, July 19
Time — Event begins at 6:45 pm
Cost — $80 for event/game day ticket, $65 for the event only
GETTING TO THE GAME
Public transport will be the best and easiest option to travel to and from GIO Stadium on game day — click here for the latest Public Transport Information
Taxis will drop off and pick up at the taxi rank outside the WEST gate only.
Rideshare & Uber
A designated drop off and pick-up area will be available on Leverrier St in front of the AIS Visitors centre or AIS Arena on the WEST side of the stadium. For Rideshare / Uber services use ‘AIS Arena’ or ‘AIS Visitors Centre’ as your destination and pick up location, please do not use ‘GIO Stadium’.
Due to the high level of patrons expected on Saturday, GIO Stadium is encouraging the use of public transport options. Alternatively, carpooling is encouraged.
Overflow parking is available at the University of Canberra accessed via College St and buses will have some capacity to pick up on College St which is a 20-minute walk to/from the stadium.
There are two main entry points for the Stadium. Public car parking is available at a number of locations around GIO Stadium Canberra’s precinct. Car parking is available at a cost of $10.00 (GST incl) per car however fans can take advantage of the ‘Early Bird Parking Offer’. Fans who get in early and arrive within 45 minutes after the gates open on match days will pay a reduced parking fee of $7.
Click here for full parking information including maps.