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Round 11 Gold Coast SUNS v Sydney on Saturday 4 June 2016

  • DateSATURDAY 4 JUNE 2016
  • Time07:25PM

Event Timings

  • EventRound 11 – Toyota AFL Premiership Season
  • TeamsGold Coast SUNS v Sydney Swans
  • DateSaturday 4 June 2016
  • Ticket Sales Open5.00pm (Gate 3) and 5.15pm (Gate 1)
  • Gates Open5.00pm (Gate 3) and 5.30pm (Gate 1 & 5)
  • Centre Bounce7.25pm
  • Shuttle Buses Commence5.20pm from Nerang Station and Broadbeach South Station, 5.20pm from Boowaggan Road Park ‘n’ Ride.

Entertainment

Enjoy these great activities:

  • Kick-to-kick on-field*
  • Free face painting
  • Woolworths AFL Playground
  • Live music in the Lipton Ice Tea Chill Zone
  • Roving entertainment

*Weather permitting

Tickets

Reserved seat tickets for the Round 11 Gold Coast SUNS v Sydney Swans match are on sale now through Ticketmaster, via the below sales channels:

General Admission tickets for this event go on sale at 9.00am Monday 16 May 2016.

Curtain Raiser

  • EventNEAFL
  • TeamsGC SUNS v Sydney Swans
  • Centre Bounce12pm
  • Ticket Sales Open11.45am (Gate 3)
  • Gates Open11.45am (Gate 3)
  • DetailsA valid ticket for the Gold Coast SUNS v Sydney event is NOT required to gain entry to the NEAFL curtain raiser game. All patrons will be required to exit the stadium upon completion of the match. Entry is permitted through Gate 3 only from 11.45am onwards.
  • EventWomen's Representative Game
  • TeamsYouth Girls representative match
  • Centre Bounce5.05pm
  • Ticket Sales Open5.00pm (Gate 3)
  • Gates Open5.00pm (Gate 3)
  • DetailsA valid ticket for the Gold Coast SUNS v Sydney Swans event is required to gain entry to the curtain raiser game. Entry to ticket holders is only permitted through Gate 3 from 5.00pm onwards.

Important Information Regarding Transport Changes

The Victoria Park Shuttle service will be permanently relocated to Broadbeach South Station. This change will be in affect from the commencement of the 2015 season. From this time there will be no event shuttle services operating from Victoria Park, Broadbeach.

Click here to view the Broadbeach South Station Event Bus Stop map.

Transport

Getting to Round 11 Gold Coast SUNS v Sydney Swans on Saturday 4 June 2016

Car

Please note that there will be no public parking available at Metricon Stadium for the 2016 Toyota AFL Premiership Season, and parking restrictions will be enforced in the areas surrounding Metricon Stadium. Valid parking permits are required to access Metricon Stadium’s car parks, without these permits vehicles will be refused entry. Permits are not available for purchase by the public.

All permit holders are advised to refer to the stadium precinct map for specific location of Metricon Stadium car parks or on the reverse side of their parking permit.

A limited number of Persons With a Disability (PWD) car parking spaces are available in the Red Car Park at Metricon Stadium for holders of a valid, government issued disability parking permit. These car parks will be issued to customers on a first in, first served basis on event day.

For more information on PWD Parking, please visit the Disabled Access page or contact Metricon Stadium Management on (07) 5644 6200 or info@metriconstadium.com.au.

There will be no parking on roadways within the designated Traffic Management Area on event days and any vehicles not abiding by these restrictions can and will be towed away.

Public Transport

Free Transport with TransLink

Passengers in possession of a valid event ticket will travel FREE with TransLink to and from the event on scheduled Surfside bus, Queensland Rail and G:link services (conditions apply).

Please note that you must be in possession of your valid event ticket prior to travelling on TransLink services in order to gain free access to public transport. If you have selected the venue collection option you can pick your tickets up before the event day from any Ticketmaster outlet. Event tickets purchased at the Metricon Stadium box office on event days are only valid for free post-event travel on Surfside, Queensland Rail and G:link services.

 

Boowaggan Road Park ‘n’ Ride
Cnr of Boowaggan Road & Robina Parkway, Merrimac

Metricon Stadium offers patrons a Park ‘n’ Ride facility on Boowaggan Road, Merrimac. The car park opens at approximately 5pm and will close approximately 1 hour after the final siren. There is limited parking available at Boowaggan Road Park ‘n’ Ride.

Shuttles Bus Times
To Metricon Stadium: 5.10pm – 7.25pm
From Metricon Stadium: From final siren for 1 hour

 

Train

Patrons in possession of a valid ticket can catch regular Queensland Rail train services from any station on the Gold Coast line to Nerang station for free then board a free event shuttle bus to Metricon Stadium from the eastern side of Nerang station or walk to the stadium (approx. 2.4kms). Return shuttle buses will operate from Metricon Stadium back to Nerang station for 1 hour after the final siren.

Shuttles Bus Times
To Metricon Stadium: 5.25pm – 7.25pm
From Metricon Stadium: From final siren for 1 hour

 

Train Times
Arrive Nerang Station Pre-Event
Southbound (from Brisbane): 5.12pm, 5.42pm, 6.12pm, 6.27pm, 6.42pm
Northbound (from Varsity Lakes): 5.19pm, 5.49pm, 6.19pm, 6.49pm

Depart Nerang Station Post-Event
Northbound (to Brisbane):
10.22pm, 10.34pm, 10.49pm, 11.19pm, 11.49pm
Southbound (to Varsity Lakes): 10.12pm, 10.42pm, 11.12pm, 11.42pm

Click here to view the Nerang Station Map

Bus – Broadbeach South Station
Corner Pacific Fair Drive and Gold Coast Highway, Broadbeach

Customers in possession of a valid event ticket can catch any regular Surfside bus or G:link tram service to Broadbeach South Station for free and then board a free event shuttle bus to Metricon Stadium.

Shuttles Bus Times
To Metricon Stadium: 5.25pm – 7.25pm
From Metricon Stadium: From final siren for 1 hour

Please note that there are no longer shuttles buses running from Victoria Park, Broadbeach, these services have been relocated to the Broadbeach South Station.

Click here to view the Broadbeach South Station Event Bus Stop location map.

Return Transport Options

Return event shuttle buses run from Metricon Stadium to the following locations for this event:

– Nerang Station
– Broadbeach South Station
– Boowaggan Road Park ‘n’ Ride

All return services commence at the Final Siren and run for 1 hour.

To plan your travel using public transport please visit www.translink.com.au or call 13 12 30 anytime.

Other Transport Options

Private Parking Operators

There are a number of private operators that offer paid car parking in close proximity to the stadium. These parking options are privately run and are not associated with Metricon Stadium. Please note these parking options may vary at any time at the discretion of the car park operator. Some operators include:

  • Emerald Lakes Golf Club – Cnr Alabaster Drive & Nerang-Broadbeach Road
  • Dream Centre Church – Cnr Chisholm Road & Nerang-Broadbeach Road
  • Islamic School – Chisholm Road
  • Croatian Sports Centre – Nerang-Broadbeach Road

Drop Off & Pick Up

A public drop-off & pick up point is located on the southern side of Nerang-Broadbeach Road. This drop off zone is accessed by taking the first left after Alabaster Drive, when travelling westbound on Nerang-Broadbeach Road.

Broadbeach South Station and Nerang Station are also drop off & pick up locations. Patrons in possession of a valid event ticket can then board one of the free event shuttle buses to and from Metricon Stadium.

Coach & Mini Bus Parking

A limited number of coach parking spaces are available in the Blue Car Park at Metricon Stadium for $25.00 per vehicle, however these must be booked in advance through Metricon Stadium Management.

Please contact Metricon Stadium Management on (07) 5644 6200 or email info@metriconstadium.com.au to book coach parking in the Blue Car Park.

 

Mini-Bus Drop Off/Pick Up

A mini bus drop off/pick up will operate from the public drop-off & pick up point located on the southern side of Nerang-Broadbeach Road. This drop off zone is accessed by taking the first left after Alabaster Drive, when travelling westbound on Nerang-Broadbeach Road.

Please note that the Metricon Stadium Bus Hub is for TransLink event shuttle buses only.

Taxi

For major events a designated taxi rank will operate in the Yellow Car Park, in front of the Carrara Indoor Sports Complex. The closest stadium entry/exit point for the taxi rank is Gate 3. Taxis will be permitted to drop off and pick up passengers at this location only.

 

Limousines

Hire vehicles (limousines) holding an L, SL or HC licence plate are permitted to drop off & pick up at Metricon Stadium in the Red Car Park outside Gate 5.

All other standard sized forms of hire transport are to use the Public Drop Off & Pick Up point on the southern side of Nerang/Broadbeach Road. Limousines who intend to re-enter the car park to collect their guests at the end of the event are required to collect a limousine re-entry pass on exit from the Red Car Park.

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