State of Origin at Etihad Stadium
Monday 08 Aug 2011
Game 1 of the 2012 NRL State of Origin series, featuring the NSW Blues and QLD Maroons, will be played at Etihad Stadium on Wednesday 23 May.
Tickets are now on sale through the Ticketmaster network. Phone 136 100 or visit www.ticketmaster.com.au for more information.
The 2011 series was considered one of the most exciting in recent history and the two sides will renew hostilities at Etihad Stadium for the opening game in 2012.
While Queensland has dominated State of Origin in recent years, the Blues will be backing themselves in Melbourne.
Etihad Stadium has hosted State of Origin matches on two past occasions - Game 3 in 2006 and Game 1 on 2009.
Tickets are now available through the Ticketmaster network. Phone 136 100 or visit www.ticketmaster.com.au for more information.