ONE of the fiercest rivalries in the NRL is back with the annual Rabbitohs v Bulldogs Good Friday blockbuster set to light up ANZ Stadium.

A crowd of nearly 40,000 fans turned out to see the clash between the two clubs in 2017 and there's sure to be fireworks for the monster game in 2018.

Don't miss this blockbuster battle as ANZ Stadium's two long-term home clubs meet on Good Friday! Click here to view the conditions of entry

Seating Plan Reciprocal Seating Map

Event Schedule

Time Activity
1:40PM Gates Open
1:55PM Kick Off: Harvey Norman Women's Premiership - Rabbitohs v Bulldogs
4:10PM Kick Off: NRL - Rabbitohs v Bulldogs

TOP TIPS

Don’t get caught out - to ensure a smooth entry in to ANZ Stadium on the day, we have some important information below for you regarding transport and other helpful tips.

  • All Tickets to the Rabbitohs v Bulldogs match at ANZ Stadium include return travel on public transport (i.e. trains, regular and special event bus services, Sydney Ferries, and light rail services).
  • With the Royal Easter Show in full swing next door, all fans who have not pre-booked parking should not drive and take advantage of the additional and direct public transport services in place for this event.
  • All Supporters are encouraged to arrive early to soak in the atmosphere ahead of the matches.
  • Car parks are expected to fill quickly, so ensure you pre-book your parking. If you have not pre-booked your parking before the day, don’t drive.
  • To plan your trip visit the Transport for NSW game day event page.

BULLDOGS RECIPROCAL RIGHTS

While the Good Friday battle is a Rabbitohs home game, Bulldogs Ticketed Members have not been forgotten and will enjoy reciprocal member rights for this game.

 Bulldogs Reserved Members (Ultimate, Full Season +, Full Season, ANZ, Country) will access via Gate C/D with General Admission Seating available on Level 4 East (subject to capacity).

 Bulldogs General Admission Members (Ultimate, Full Season +, Full Season, ANZ, Country) will access via Gate B with General Admission Seating available on Level 1 in Aisles 146 & 101.

TRANSPORT INFORMATION

 TRANSPORT INFORMATION

Sydney Olympic Park is the place to be this Easter Long Weekend!

All tickets to the Rabbitohs v Bulldogs match include return travel on Sydney Trains services, Sydney Olympic Park Major Event Buses and regular Sydney Buses (STA) services, Sydney Ferries and Light Rail services. For the right to travel, show your ticket or proof of purchase to Sydney Trains employee at the train station.

With the match coinciding with one of the Royal Easter Show’s busiest days, catching public transport is strongly recommended. Take advantage of the additional public transport services running to and from Sydney Olympic Park. Fans should also plan their journey and travel early to ensure they are in their seats before the match gets underway.

EASTER SHOW ROAD CLOSURES

TRAINS

TRAINS

Patrons are strongly advised to take advantage of the additional and direct public transport services running to and from Olympic Park to avoid expected heavy congestion and traffic on roads in and around the Sydney Olympic Park precinct.

To plan your trip visit the Transport for NSW game day event page here or use the Transport NSW Trip Planner to help plan your journey. It will give you up-to-date train and bus timetable information. Click here for more information.

TRACKWORK

For the latest and most appropriate information, check trackwork service updates or use the Trip Planner.

BUSES

Sydney Olympic Park Major Event Buses services start running between 7:00am and 7:30am, depending on the route. Services run every 15 to 25 minutes and more frequently during peak times. Buses begin arriving into the precinct from around 8:45am until 5:30pm.

Return services start running from Olympic Park from around 12:45pm, with the last bus on each route leaving the precinct at 11:00pm.

Buses drop off and pick up from Australia Ave in the precinct.

CAR

PARKING

Car parks are expected to fill quickly, so ensure you pre-book your parking. Leave the car at home and take advantage of the additional and direct public transport services which are included in your event ticket.

 For those who plan to drive, pre-booking your parking space is recommended. 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 collected from Ticketek agencies. 

TRAFFIC

TRAFFIC

If you’re planning on driving to the event, 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 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, please click here.

For the latest traffic information, visit Live Traffic NSW, download a real-time traffic app from the App Store or Google Play, or call 132 701.

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