FIRE FIGHT AUSTRALIA will see ANZ Stadium play host to international and local music icons as they unite to share one stage for Australia during its time of need. FIRE FIGHT AUSTRALIA will be hosted by writer, actor and comedian Celeste Barber.
Global rock legends Queen + Adam Lambert will perform a special set. Grammy Award winning Canadian singer songwriter k.d. lang will perform two songs. Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Famer Alice Cooper is also set to appear along with a cavalcade of Australian music industry heavy weights (in alphabetical order): Amy Shark, Baker Boy, Conrad Sewell, Daryl Braithwaite, Delta Goodrem, Grinspoon, Guy Sebastian, Hilltop Hoods, Icehouse, Illy, Jessica Mauboy, John Farnham, Lee Kernaghan, Olivia Newton-John, Peking Duk, Pete Murray, Tina Arena and William Barton.
Rounding out FIRE FIGHT AUSTRALIA’s historic congregation of talent is Ronan Keating, global superstar Michael Bublé (via live cross) and Australia’s own pop/rock sensation 5 Seconds of Summer.
Don’t get caught out - to ensure a smooth entry in to ANZ Stadium on the night, we have some important information below for you regarding transport and other helpful tips.
- All Tickets to the Fire Fight Australia: Bushfire Relief Concert at ANZ Stadium include travel on public transport (i.e. trains, regular and special event bus services, Sydney Ferries, and light rail services). To plan your trip, visit the Transport for NSW event day page here.
- Leave the car at home – with a large crowd expected, take advantage of public transport services included in your event ticket. If you must drive, pre-book your parking prior to the concert.
- Concert goers are recommended to arrive early, and allow enough time to park your car and find your seat to ensure you don’t miss a minute of the concert.
- Remember to allow additional time for the security screening process when entering the Stadium.
- There are NO CLOAKING facilities for this event. If you do bring a bag, size is restricted to A3 (approx. 30cm x 40cm) and all bags will be checked by security. If you can, leave your bags at home.
- If you see something/say something - please report any unusual or suspicious behaviour or unattended items to Customer Service staff, Police or Security.
For more useful tips find out fact sheet here.
CLICK HERE to help plan your journey to ANZ Stadium.
Patrons are STRONGLY advised to take advantage of the additional and direct trains (included in your event ticket) running to and from Olympic Park to avoid congestion and traffic on roads in and around the Sydney Olympic Park precinct.
For the right to travel, show your ticket or proof of purchase to Sydney Trains employee at the train station.
Sydney Olympic Park Major Event Buses will start running between 10:35am and 11:25am, depending on the route, and will start arriving in the precinct from around 12:00pm.
Last services to Olympic Park on each route leave between 5:35pm and 6:10pm.
Return services will start running after the concert ends with the last bus on each route leaving Sydney Olympic Park at 11:30pm.
Use the Major Event Buses Interactive Map to find your route and stop.
Car parks are expected to fill quickly, so ensure you pre-book your parking. Concert goers are strongly encouraged to leave the car at home and take advantage of the additional and direct train services, and major event buses, in operation for concert.
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 mailed out to customers or collected from Ticketek agencies.
Patrons who have pre booked their parking must allow plenty of time to get to the Sydney Olympic Park Precinct, park their car and get to their seat for the show. If you haven't pre-booked your parking, patrons are strongly advised to come up with an alternative travel plan.
It is strongly advised that patrons take advantage of return train and bus travel (included in your tickets) to the concert, but if you decide to drive, allow plenty of extra travel time as heavy traffic is expected on roads approaching Sydney Olympic Park, including the M4, Homebush Bay Drive, Concord Road and Parramatta Road.
The best way to beat the queues is to leave the car at home and take public transport instead.
The below routes are advised and can help minimise traffic issues:
- From the NORTH: Through Top Ryde, take Victoria Rd and then Silverwater Rd and Holker Street to Sydney Olympic Park;
- From the SOUTH: Turn onto Parramatta Road then Hill Road to Sydney Olympic Park;
- From the EAST: Take Parramatta Road then Birnie Avenue or Hill Road. If you are driving along Victoria Road, consider taking Silverwater Road then Holker Street.
- From the WEST: Turn onto Silverwater Road then Holker Street or turn onto Hill Road, and then to Sydney Olympic Park.
Sydney Olympic Park Authority may close some local roads to accommodate increased public transport services and ensure pedestrian safety during events. For specific road closure details, visit Sydney Olympic Park Authority.