Everything you need to know about the 2018 NRL grand final

Everything you need to know about the 2018 NRL finals

The who, what, where and when for the 2018 Telstra Premiership Finals Series. 

Grand Final Day

Sunday, September 30

NRL Holden Women's Premiership Grand Final 2018
Brisbane Broncos vs. Sydney Roosters, ANZ Stadium, 1.35pm EST

NRL Intrust Super State Championship 2018
NSW Cup Premiers vs. QLD Cup Premiers, ANZ Stadium, 3.40pm EST

Pre-game show begins at 6.30pm EST

NRL Telstra Premiership Grand Final Sydney 2018
Sydney Roosters vs. Melbourne Storm, ANZ Stadium, 7.20pm EST, ANZ Stadium

Secure a match ticket:

A limited amount of tickets are still left to enjoy the 2018 Telstra Premiership NRL Grand Final. Don’t miss your chance to secure your seat via Ticketek HERE


Grand final week activities

Wednesday: Dally M Awards

Rugby league's glittering awards ceremony will be held at the Overseas Passenger Terminal,

NRL.com will broadcast all the action from the red carpet from 6.30pm. Katie Brown, Zac Bailey and Hayley Byrnes will bring you all the glitz and glamour from the players and their partners on the red carpet.

The awards will be broadcast on Fox Sports at 8.30pm.

Thursday: Grand final lunch

The Carbine Club of NSW will host the annual Grand Final Lunch featuring players and coaches from the Sydney Roosters and Melbourne Storm.

Thursday: NRL Fan Fest

Come and meet the players just days before they compete for the 2018 Telstra Premiership grand final. Experience the feeling of a locker room chat with expert coaches and get a photo with the NRL premiership trophy. Test your skills with NRL trivia for your chance to win tickets to the 2018 Telstra Premiership Grand Final and meet your favourite NRL mascot plus much more. 

The event will be the fans' best opportunity to see the Grand Final teams live and celebrate the 2018 season.

The day, on the very patch of turf which hosted the first Rugby League Premiership decider ever, will run from 3.30pm to 5.30pm and will also include player meet and greets from non-participating NRL clubs, junior rugby league clinics, as well as an appearance by both the men's and women's grand final teams.

Entry is FREE. Head to the Entertainment Quarter, Moore Park from 3:30pm – 5:30pm.

Saturday: Try your luck at the races on grand final eve

All NRL grand final ticket holders receive complimentary general admission entry to Epsom Day on Saturday, 29 September*. Epsom Day is the Sydney Spring Carnival's biggest day of racing. Celebrate all things sport at Royal Randwick on one of Australia's biggest sporting weekends.

To redeem, simply scan your NRL Grand Final ticket at the gates at Royal Randwick on Epsom Day. *Ticket value based on gate sale price

For more information on Epsom Day at Royal Randwick Race Course visit HERE 

Pre-game entertainment:
Multiple ARIA-Award winning Australian rock band Gang of Youths will headline this year's NRL Telstra Premiership grand final pre-game show.

Experience Sydney with an NRL Ticket & Travel package:

Explore Sydney with two nights' accommodation and exclusive access to the NRL Travel Pre-Match lunch in Darling Harbour allowing you to get up close and personal with your NRL player idols.

Don't miss this final chance to secure the trip of a lifetime. Browse packages HERE

Upgrade your match day with NRL Hospitality:
Join us in 2018 for the ultimate experience in corporate hospitality. Be a part of the official pre-match & post-match function including premium seating, exclusive access to the Millennium room, fine dining and beverages and much more.

For more information visit HERE

Where you can watch
All games will be televised on Channel Nine in NSW and Queensland.
Viewers in Victoria, South Australia and Western Australia can watch the NRLW and interstate matches on Gem, the NRL grand final will be on Nine.
Sky NZ will broadcast all three games in New Zealand.

Overseas coverage

Watch NRL is the official way to stream every NRL match LIVE & on demand.
This service is not available from Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands. 
Full details here on international coverage here

NRL Finals series
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