• THERE GOES OUR HEROES . . . FOO FIGHTERS READY TO LIGHT UP ANZ STADIUM THIS SATURDAY

23 Jan 2018

  • Rock legends Foo Fighters hit ANZ Stadium this Saturday with gates opening at 4:30pm;
  • Great seats still available for one of the best live acts in the business, here.
  • Tickets include return travel on all public transport, including Major Event Buses;
  • Sydney Olympic Park is the #ConcertCapital of Australia with 23 concerts over the next 3 months.

Julian Keith

ROCK royalty has arrived Sydney! Foo Fighters touched down in Australia this week and they’re ready to rock at ANZ Stadium on Saturday.

The Concrete & Gold World Tour is set to be an experience like no other with the 11-time Grammy-winners delivering a blistering set of rock anthems new and old.

With the Sydney show just a few days away (you can still snap up a ticket here!) we’ve got all the details you need to have an unforgettable evening.

 

WHAT TIME CAN I START TO ROCK OUT?

  • 4:30pm: Gates Open
  • 6:00pm: The Preatures
  • 6:50pm: Weezer
  • 8:30pm: Foo Fighters

Check out the ANZ Stadium event page here for all the latest timings and event info.

HOW SHOULD I GET THERE?

It's vital you plan your trip to arrive early on the day and avoid the rush. Public transport is the way to go with return travel on Sydney Trains, Sydney Olympic Park Major Event Buses and regular buses included in your ticket.

With a large crowd expected, fans should leave the car at home and take advantage of the public transport services available for the event.

For all the latest info on transport to and from the concert this Saturday, check the Transport NSW event page here.

CHECK OUT THE FOO FIGHTERS HOTEL TO WARM UP!

Fooies have announced an exclusive pop-up bar in Surry Hills just in time to get you going for the concert on Saturday.

The Foo Fighters Hotel will open on 24 January with a host of wicked activities planned right up until show day, head here for all the details.

THE CONCERT CAPITAL OF AUSTRALIA

Over the next 3 months Sydney Olympic Park is set to host 17 international artists, and 23 concerts including worldwide tours.

Kicking off with Foo Fighters on 27 January the incredible line-up includes Ed Sheeran, Bruno Mars, Lana Del Rey, Harry Styles, Robbie Williams, Paramore, Fall out Boy, Neil Diamond, Roger Waters, Queen + Adam Lambert, The Killers, Hacken Lee & Joey Yung, Lionel Richie, Jay Chou, Luke Byran and Jacky Cheung.

Later in the year pop queen Taylor Swift will bring her reputation World Tour to ANZ Stadium on 2 November. You can snap up tickets to her concert here.

To celebrate the Concert Capital fans are being given the chance to win a $1000 Ticketek voucher, all you have to do is submit a photo of yourself at one of the above concerts using the hashtag #ConcertCapital. Details here.

SAFETY AND SECURITY

Public safety is our No.1 priority at ANZ Stadium.

The Stadium works closely with NSW Police and other authorities to identify risks at all events.

A high NSW Police and Security presence will be in place for the concert, both inside ANZ Stadium and throughout the Sydney Olympic Park precinct before, during and after the event.

Fans are encouraged to arrive early and leave additional time for the security screening process when entering the Stadium. This process will include mandatory bag searches and personal checks.

Only small bags (no larger than 30cm x 40cm) are permitted into ANZ Stadium for events, and all bags will be checked by security. Fans should arrive without bags if possible.

See something/Say something: Please report any unusual or suspicious behaviour or unattended items to Customer Service staff, Police or Security.

Thank you for helping us provide a safe environment for this great event.

Enjoy the concert!