Match Day Info: Rd 21, 2016
Rabbitohs vs Raiders
Sunday 31 July
11:40AM Gates Open
11:45AM Holden Cup: Rabbitohs v Raiders
2:00PM NRL: Rabbitohs v Raiders
Join us this Sunday afternoon at ANZ Stadium as your South Sydney Rabbitohs take on the Canberra Raiders as we celebrate Member Appreciation Round.
Member Appreciation Round is where we celebrate and thank our almost 33,000 strong, loyal and passionate Members who have proudly supported the South Sydney Rabbitohs in 2016.
As part of the celebrations the Rabbitohs Membership Team will be randomly selecting 30 Members to participate in our guard of honour, 13 Junior Members to be our Junior Mascots, and finally selecting one lucky Member to administer the coin toss for the NRL match between the Rabbitohs and Raiders.
There will also be a Fujitsu BBQ pre-game, footy skills at the Fujitsu Souths Cares Inflatable Football Field, great prizes and giveaways for Members and much more!
Click here to view the activations map for this game day.
Here’s a snap shot of what’s happening this game day.
• To plan your trip visit the Transport for NSW game day event page.
• Arrive early to soak in the atmosphere ahead of the match.
PRE-PURCHASE & SAVE TIME AND MONEY!
Bring the family and join the celebrations. Purchase a family pass of 2 adults and 2 juniors for just $40.78!*.
Online: click here and enter the password letsgorabbitohs
In Person: click here
*excludes transaction and delivery fees.
Rabbitohs Merchandise will be offering a 25% discount for Members and a 15% discount for Non-members on all Merchandise at the game!
Visit one of our outlets located at Aisles 104, 127 and the Rabbitohs Merchandise Van located opposite the P1 Car Park. Don't forget to grab your Big League Mag & Doubles whilst you are there!
MEMBERS TO RECEIVE 20% OFF FOOD AND BEVERAGES AT THE BREWERY
Rabbitohs Members make sure you arrive early at ANZ Stadium and take advantage of an exclusive 20% food and non-alcoholic beverage discount at the Brewery by simply presenting your 2016 Rabbitohs Membership card when purchasing. The Brewery is located a stone’s throw away from ANZ Stadium so why not take advantage of this exclusive Members only offer and arrive at the ground early?
SUPERCHARGED CTI RABBITOHS MEMBERS BAR
Make sure you attend the Rabbitohs supercharged Members bar located on Level 2 (North-West Terrance of ANZ Stadium) at Aisle 127 from 11:45am. Be one of the first 150 Members into the bar and you will receive a $15.00 Food and Beverage gift card to spend at ANZ Stadium. Not only are we giving away these gift cards but for this match only as part of Member’s Appreciation Round we will also be providing Members in the Members bar with a
· Player Signing Session (pre match)
· Live Entertainment from Van Sereno (pre Match)
· 1 x signed match ball by the 2 field captains (post-match)
· Members will have the opportunity to sign an exclusive giant Rabbitohs jersey (post-match)
Make sure you attend the Rabbitohs Members bar this Sunday 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.
MEMBERS EXCLUSIVE GIVEAWAYS
The Rabbitohs Membership team will be providing Members with some fantastic giveaways from outlet 110 located on the Eastern side of ANZ Stadium. Be one of the first Members at ANZ stadium and you could take away one (1) of either 250 Members Travel Mugs or 250 Rabbitohs Junior Football. ** Conditions Apply
** A limit of one (1) item per Member card will be enforced on the day and is strictly a first come first service basis
MEMBERS 19TH MAN & KICK TO WIN
Be at the game this Sunday afternoon and you could be a winner! Members, if you’re spotted on the concourse of ANZ Stadium between 11:30am and 12:30pm you could be selected to be our 19th Man and win a fantastic match day experience including a pre-game warm up experience and a post-match meet and greet with the team. Our 19th Man will also take part in our half time Member Kick to Win!
RABBITOHS SOCIAL PHOTO BOOTH
Be sure to swing by the Rabbitohs Members Photo Booth for a free memento from the game. To get your free photo simply choose a frame, strike a pose, snap it, share it using the #GoRabbitohs hashtag and print it! The photo booth will be located inside Gate A/B on the East.
Be sure to get your war paint on to show your support of the Rabbitohs as you enter ANZ Stadium! Face Painters are set up at both entry gates as well as the Kidzone!
FUJITSU PRE-GAME BBQ
Why not head across to the Fujitsu Air Conditioning BBQ before entering the stadium? Gold Coin donations will get you a sausage on a roll, with proceeds going to the Sporting Chance Cancer Foundation.
FUJITSU & SOUTHS CARES SKILLS ZONE
Head to the warm up area in the western precinct and be sure to check out the giant inflatable Fujitsu & Souths Cares Footy Field next to the Fujitsu BBQ and test your NRL skills.
BANNER MAKING STATION
Why not head to our Banner Making Station under the Members Bar & make your very own Banner for the game?! We want all our Members to bring their banners of support & hold them high when you see our Banner Cam on the big screen for your chance to win a $150 Merchandise Voucher.
Rabbitohs Members and fans get on your feet pre-game for the chance to catch a t-shirt from our launcher!
Be sure to keep an ear out around the Concourse for our Roving Brass Band to get your groove on!
RABBITOHS BIG SCREEN PHOTO WALL
Be sure to take a photo of yourself, your friends or family at one of our many family friendly activations around the stadium! Upload your photo to Instagram or Twitter using the #GoRabbitohs hashtag and you could have your photo displayed on the big screen - plus be in with a chance to win our Round 21 Photo Wall prize which is a $150 Rabbitohs Merchandise Gift Voucher!
Want to see how you measure up against some of the mighty Rabbitohs or wonder what it would look like to be part of the team? Head to the Western Concourse and find out!
NATIONAL MISSING PERSONS WEEK INFORMATION STALL
Sunday 31 July marks the start of National Missing Persons Week 2016. Drop by the outlet located in the Eastern Precinct when you arrive to the game for more information and receive some giveaways!
JEANS FOR GENES
This game we have the chance to make a real difference for sick kids.
Jeans for Genes Day is next week and right now we want everyone attending the Rabbitohs v Raiders game to make a $5 donation using your mobile phone. Grab your phone and simply text ‘jeans’ to 1997 64 84 and a $5 donation will appear on your phone bill - Simple as that.
It’s never been easier to help this much loved cause! Keep an eye on the big screen on Sunday for more information about Jeans for Genes.
DON’T FORGET TO CHECK OUT OUR SUPER CHARGED COLGATE KIDZONE
Why not bring the kids along to our Supercharge Colgate Kidzone for some pre-game fun? Located on the South West Terrace (accessed via the stairs at Aisle 134) the Colgate Kidzone will be open from 11.30am until kick-off of the NRL match.
The following FREE entertainment and activities will be available on the day:
- Reggie’s Pass the Ball inflatable courtesy of our family partner Delonghi
- Rabbitohs Jumping Castle
- Free Face Painting
- Free Balloon Artist
- Colgate Brush pack Giveaway
- Rabbitohs Player Appearance
- Reggie Rabbit Appearance
- Rabbitohs Colouring In & Letter Writing Activity
^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 Rabbitohs 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.
BURROW SONG BOOKS
Grab your song book at this home game and sing along with the Rabbitohs supporter group: 'The Burrow'. Pick one up outside Bay 110.
COLGATE MINI LEAGUE
Be sure to watch our Junior Rugby League teams take to the field at half time thanks to Colgate.
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!
HERSHEY’S KISS CAM
Get spotted on the Big Screen giving a kiss on our Hershey's Kisses Kiss Cam and you could win 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.
RABBITOHS MEMBERS RECEIVE 25% OFF ADDITIONAL TICKETS FOR FAMILY & FRIENDS
Rabbitohs Members have the opportunity purchase additional tickets to Sunday’s clash with the Raiders at a discounted rate of 25%.
Members will receive the password to access this offer in their Member’s match day guide e-newsletter which goes out on Tuesdays. Should you not have received your Member’s match day guide please contact the Membership Department on 02 8306 9922.
This offer will end at Midnight on Friday July 29 and is 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 Aisle 107. 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.
EXCLUSIVE MEMBERS ONLY POST MATCH FUNCTION
Be sure to come along to the Exclusive Rabbitohs Members Bar on Sunday afternoon following the match with great entertainment and giveaways for all 2016 Rabbitohs Members.
See the game highlights, hear from a 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.
IMPORTANT MEMBER INFORMATION
Box Office H
Rabbitohs Ticket Box Office H opens from 11:20am until 2:10pm and is available for Rabbitohs Members for any Ticket Collections or Game Day enquiries. All Members who have recently purchased a Membership with access to this game are required to pick up their temporary entry ticket from this window.
Please allow yourself extra 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 5 Game & 3 Game Member Bays
A reminder to 2016 5 Game 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.
For Condition of Entry, click here.
The closest station to ANZ Stadium is Olympic Park Station.
A special supporter train to Olympic Park will run from Central Station at 12:30, stopping at Redfern and Strathfield.
Trains to Olympic Park depart Lidcombe every 10 minutes until midnight.
Sydney Buses will operate to a normal weekend timetable.
· Route 525 runs between Parramatta and Burwood via Sydney Olympic Park.
· Route 526 runs from the Sydney Olympic Park Ferry Wharf to Olympic Park.
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.
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.
· 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 events. If you experience any issues during an event, SMS 0419 403 360 with your issue and location.