Rugby powerhouse, The British & Irish Lions, return to Etihad Stadium to take on the Australian Wallabies in a Test match on Saturday 29 June, 2013. Match commences at 8.05pm.
About the Event
The Lions - selected from the best players in England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales - visit Australia only once every 12 years and will reignite the rivalry that exploded in 2001 when the Wallabies won a thrilling series, two Tests to one.
The Test match played at Etihad Stadium in 2001 still holds the record attendance at the venue for a sporting match of any code. More than 56,000 patrons were on hand to see one of sport's greatest rivalries.
Gate Opening Times:
5.00pm - Medallion Club, Diamond Club, Corporate Suites (via Gates 8 & 9)
5.00pm - LiveWire (Gate 2)
5.30pm - Corporate Functions (via Gates 4, 6, 8 & 9)
6.00pm - PUBLIC GATES OPEN
Function Entry Points
Captain’s Dining - Victory Room, Gate 8
The Director’s Club - Laureate Room, Gate 6
Corporate Partners - Limelight Room, Gate 4
British & Irish Lions - Accolade Room, Gate 6
Vero - Crest Room A & B, Gate 6
VIP Tournament Guests - Endeavour Room, Gate 4
Pre-purchased tickets can be collected from the ARU Ticket Box which is situated in Etihad Stadium’s Customer Service Centre (located opposite Gate 2) from 5pm on the day of the event.
Scan Out Policy:
Patrons can scan out at Gates 1, 3, 5 and 7 and re-enter at those Gates. Patrons must have a valid admission ticket to scan out and re-enter the venue.
Etihad Stadium is a smoke-free venue. Patrons are not permitted to smoke inside the venue, including on the arena and within the underground car park. Patrons caught smoking within the venue can be ejected and/or fined.
Patrons can scan out at Gates, 1, 3, 5 and 7. Patrons are permitted to smoke in designated areas of the external concourse.
Alcohol is not permitted on the external concourse of Etihad Stadium at any time. Patrons queueing for access to the concert will not be permitted to drink or possess alcohol. Alcohol will be sold inside the venue and is permitted on the arena.
Merchandise outlets will be located on the external concourse outside Gates 2, 5 and 7.
Internal merchandise outlets will be located at:
Level 1: Aisles 6, 19 and 43
Level 2: Aisle 30 and 43
Level 3: Aisle 8, 19 and 30
There will be limited ATM facilities available on the event day. Patrons are encouraged to bring cash to avoid queues and delays.
Etihad Stadium’s ATMs are located at:
LiveWire at Gate 2 - external to venue (next to sliding doors) and internal near stairs
Level 1 – inside Gate 1
Level 1 – inside Gate 7
Level 2 – Gate 9
Level 3 – Aisles 8 and 32
Etihad Stadium’s undercover car park will be open. A parking rate of $25 applies.
Professional cameras and all recording devices are strictly prohibited.
Lost and Found:
Contact Etihad Stadium on (03) 8625 7700 or via email at email@example.com to enquire about lost or found items.
Conditions of Entry:
Please see the Entry Terms and Conditions page in the ‘Getting There’ section of Etihad Stadium’s website for specific entry terms and conditions.