Match Day Info: Rd 6, 2016

Fujitsu Presents

Rabbitohs v Roosters

Friday 8 April 2016

5:30pm - Gates open

5:35pm - NYC Kick Off

7:50pm - NRL Kick Off


Some things never change, like the rich rivalry between the Rabbitohs and Roosters. Be at ANZ Stadium on Friday April 8 in your Red and Green as the South Sydney Rabbitohs take on the Sydney Roosters in what will be the deciding match in the 2016 Ron Coote Cup!

ANZ Stadium will be packed with game day activities, giveaways and promotions for Members, families and fans! Mario Fenech is even cooking a BBQ pre-game thanks to Fujitsu.

It’s game day, but not as you know it!

TOP TIPS FOR FRIDAY NIGHT

·     All tickets to the Rabbitohs v Roosters match at ANZ Stadium include entry and return travel on Sydney Trains, so leave the car at home and take advantage of the public transport services in place.

·     To plan your trip, visit the Transport for NSW game day event page.

·     Arrive early to soak in the atmosphere ahead of the Rabbitohs v Rooster traditional battle.

Here’s a snap shot of what’s happening this game day.

Click here to view the activations map for this game day.

PRE-PURCHASE & SAVE TIME AND MONEY!

It’s Friday night at the footy and to celebrate, you can purchase two tickets for the price of one until midnight Wednesday.

Head to ANZ Stadium for a great night out with your mates and take advantage of this great offer.

So grab your ‘2 for 1’ tickets now! Offer ends midnight Wednesday 6 April

Online: click here
Phone: 132 849
In Person: click here

SPECIAL $11 NRL MEAL DEAL

Purchase a Coca Cola or Mount Franklin 600ml product and Hot Chips, and receive a FREE Vili’s Sausage Roll. That’s over 30% OFF!

Terms and Conditions apply:

-       Offer valid to first 1,000 purchasers only and subject to availability.  

-       Offer available at all ANZ Stadium retail food outlets on Level 1 only.

-       Offer available at the South Sydney Rabbitohs v Roosters event at ANZ Stadium on Friday 8 April 2016.

COKE ZERO IN TO WIN

Purchase any Coke product on game day at ANZ Stadium and get caught on the big screen just before kick-off to WIN a $250 EFTPOS Card!

DOES THE SHOE FIT?

Want to win a pair of Adidas kicks?

Head to the programs stand at Gate A/B and J/K and enter your details for your chance to WIN*.

T&Cs apply. LTPM/16/00241

REESE’S CHOCOLATE WHEEL

Head over to the western concourse of ANZ Stadium and try your luck at the Reese's Chocolate wheel for your chance to WIN tasty Peanut Butter Cups and other great prizes!

FOOD AND BEVERAGE VOUCHER GIVEWAY

Get to the stadium early and you could be the lucky recipient of a $10 food and beverage discount card that you can use at ANZ Stadium. There are 330 to be given away!

FUJITSU CLAP BANNER GIVE AWAY

Look out for the Fujitsu staff around the concourse to get your FREE Clap Banners – there are 10,000 to giveaway! Don't forget to hold them up high and make lots of noise!

FUJITSU SPOT PRIZE

Stay in your seats at half-time and keep an eye on the big screen. Hold up your Fujitsu Air Conditioning Clap Banner for your chance to win $500 Fujitsu Free Money!

FUJITSU SKILLS ZONE

Be sure to check out the Fujitsu Air Conditioning Skills Zone, next to the Fujitsu BBQ and test your NRL skills.

FUJITSU PRE GAME BBQ

Why not head across to the Fujitsu Air Conditioning BBQ before entering the stadium pre game.  Gold Coin donations get you a sausage on a roll, with proceeds going to the Sporting Chance Cancer Foundation. Limited to the first 700 early attendees!

HERSHEY’S KISS CAM

Back in 2016 our good friends at Hershey’s will be giving anyone who gets spotted giving a kiss on the Big Screen on the Hershey's Kisses Kiss Cam a Hershey's Chocolate Prize Pack.

SUTTONS BEST SEATS IN THE HOUSE

New in 2016 at Rabbitohs home games, the ‘Suttons Best Seats in the House’ will get you closer to the action than ever before!

Two double-passes with catering and seats on the sideline will be given away for Rabbitohs home games at ANZ Stadium.

Rabbitohs supporters and Members only need to get their car serviced at either Suttons South Sydney Rosebery or Arncliffe for a chance to sit in the 'Best Seats in the House'!

T&Cs apply.

MERCHANDISE OUTLETS

For all the latest 2016 Rabbitohs Merchandise, including jerseys, polos, hats and wet weather gear, visit one of our outlets located at Ailes 104, 127 and the Merchandise van located opposite the P1 Car Park.

RABBITOHS MEMBERS GET 25% OFF ADDITIONAL TICKETS

Rabbitohs Members have the opportunity purchase additional tickets to Friday’s clash with the Roosters at a discounted rate of 25%.

Members have received the password to access this offer in their Bunny Bulletin which goes out on Tuesdays. Should you not have received your Bunny Bulletin, please contact the Membership Department on 02 8306 9922.

Offer ends midnight Wednesday 6 April and available via all Ticketek channels by quoting the unique password.

Click here to buy your tickets.

RABBITOHS MEMBERS: DISCOVER THE CROSS BAR

An exciting opportunity now exists for Rabbitohs Members to access the new Crossbar Lounge at ANZ Stadium. Located on the Eastern side of the Stadium, the Lounge features a new stylish bar and lounge.

Access to the space is via the glass doors on Level 1 concourse at A107. Take the lifts or escalators to Level 2 where the entry to the Lounge is located.

This is yet another great benefit of being a Rabbitohs Member.

MEMBERSHIP MARQUEE

Interested in becoming a Member or renewing your Membership for the 2016 season? Why not visit our Rabbitohs Marquee which will be in operation at Gate A/B from 5:30pm. Our friendly staff will be on hand to assist you with all your Membership enquires.

Become a 2016 Rabbitohs Member Click here

Renew your 2016 Membership Click here

CTI RABBITOHS MEMBERS BAR

Make sure you attend the exclusive Rabbitohs Members bar located on level 2 (North-West Terrance of ANZ Stadium) at Aisle 127 from 5:35pm and relax in the company of your fellow Rabbitohs Members. Simply show your 2016 Membership card to gain access to this exclusive Members area.

Please note, any child under 18 years of age must be accompanied by an adult in order to enter the CTI Member’s Bar area.

EXCLUSIVE MEMBERS ONLY POST MATCH FUNCTION

Be sure to come along to the Exclusive Rabbitohs Members Bar on Friday night following the match with great entertainment and giveaways for all 2016 Rabbitohs Members. See the game highlights, hear from some of our current Rabbitohs players and take part in our game day trivia for the chance to win one (1) match ball signed by the two captains of both participating teams.

The function will take place in 'The Cauldron' (North West Terrace of ANZ Stadium).  Please note you will need to show your 2016 membership card to gain entry to this exclusive Members only function.

DON’T FORGET TO CHECK OUT OUR COLGATE KIDZONE

Why not bring the kids along to our Colgate Kidzone for some pre-game fun! Located on the South West Terrace (accessed via the stairs at Aisle 134) the Colgate Kidzone is open from 5.30pm until the NRL kick off.

The following FREE entertainment and activities will be available on Saturday night:

-        Rabbitohs Banner Making Station- create your own crafty Rabbitohs banner to cheer on the team! Banner station located at the stairs heading up to Kidzone

-        Reggie’s Pass the Ball inflatable courtesy of our family partner Delonghi

-        Colgate Brush pack Giveaway

-        Rabbitohs Player Appearance

-        Reggie Rabbit Appearance

-        Rabbitohs Colouring In & Letter Writing Activity

-        Face Painting
^Persons over 18 must be with a child/relative to be allowed entry to the Colgate Kidzone

REGISTER YOUR DETAILS AND YOU COULD WIN 1 OF 3 ULTIMATE PRIZES!

Collect your bunny card at ticket booths, food and beverage outlets and merchandise stands at Rabbtiohs ANZ Stadium Home Games, enter your details to go in to the draw to WIN:

1.  A Signed 2016 Jersey

2.  The Ultimate Player/Coach Experience

3.  Four Tickets to the 2016 NRL Grand Final.

Terms and conditions apply. See bunny cards for details.

IMPORTANT MEMBER INFORMATION

Box Office H

Rabbitohs Ticket Box Office H opens from 5.20pm. All Members who have recently purchased Membership with access to this game are required to pick up their temporary entry ticket from this window.Please give yourself plenty of time to collect your temporary match day Membership ticket.

Important Burrow Information

Please be advised that only Members of the Burrow and Burrow ticketholders will be permitted access to sit in the Burrow in Bay 110-1, 111-1.

Anyone who wishes to sit with the Burrow will need to purchase or upgrade to a Burrow Membership, or purchase a Burrow ticket through Ticketek.com.au/Rabbitohs.

General Admission Members and General Admission ticketholders do not have access to the Burrow.

Regional & 3 Game Member Bays

A reminder to 2016 Regional Members and 3 Game Members that should these areas be at capacity, Members will be directed to sit in GA Areas:

2016 - Regional Members – Aisle 133, Rows 2-10, Seats 32-60 will be directed to sit in the General Admission from Aisles 134 onwards should this area be at capacity

2016 3 Game Members – Aisle 109, Rows 2-10, Seats 1-29 will be directed to sit in the General Admission Area from Aisle 113 onwards should this area be at capacity

TRANSPORT INFORMATION

All tickets to the Rabbitohs v Roosters match at ANZ Stadium include entry and return travel on Sydney Trains, so leave the car at home and take advantage of the public transport services in place.

TRAINS

The closest station to ANZ Stadium is Olympic Park Station. Three special supporter trains will run from Central to Olympic Park at 5:24pm, 6:29pm and 6:50pm, stopping at Redfern and Strathfield. Trains to Olympic Park depart Lidcombe every 10 minutes until midnight. To plan your trip visit the Transport for NSW game day event page here or use the Trip planner.

TRACKWORK

There is no scheduled trackwork for this event.

For the latest information, check Trackwork Service Updates.

BUSES

Sydney Buses will operate to a normal weekday timetable.

·     Route 525 operates between Parramatta and Burwood via Sydney Olympic Park. 

·     Route 526 runs from the Sydney Olympic Park Ferry Wharf to Olympic Park.

·     ◦Route X25 runs regularly to Sydney Olympic Park from Strathfield Station during the afternoon peak period on weekdays.

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.

PARKING

For those who plan to drive, pre-booking your parking space is recommended. You can 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. 

TRAFFIC

·        If you decide to drive, the below routes are advised and can help minimise traffic issues:

o   From the NORTH: Through Top Ryde, take Victoria Rd and then Silverwater Rd and Holker Street to Sydney Olympic Park.

o   From the SOUTH: Turn onto Parramatta Road then Hill Road to Sydney Olympic Park.

o   From the EAST: Take Parramatta Road then Bernie Avenue or Hill Road. If you are driving along Victoria Road, consider taking Silverwater Road then Holker Street.

o   From the WEST: Turn onto Silverwater Road then Holker Street or turn onto Hill Road, and then to Sydney Olympic Park.

·        Please Note: When leaving the precinct, patrons are advised that changed traffic conditions are in place for the M4 westbound on-ramp at Hill Road. Patrons will be diverted to the Silverwater Road on-ramp via Parramatta Road.

REPORT ANTI SOCIAL BEHAVIOUR

A patron text service will operate for all Rabbitohs events. If you experience any issues during an event, SMS 0419 403 360 with your issue and location.