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NRL Pre Season Match 2013

Saturday 16 February 2013 marks the fifth consecutive year BCU International Stadium has hosted an NRL Pre-season Trial match with the South Sydney Rabbitohs taking on the Newcastle Knights.

Open Training Session:    Friday 15 February 2013

Local fans will get the chance to pick their own choices when both squads go to BCU International Stadium on Friday, February 15, for Open Training Sessions.

The Knights will train from 3.30pm - 4.30pm while the Rabbitohs will be taking the field from 5pm-6pm.

Everyone is welcome to attend and there will be opportunities to meet the players and get their autographs

Game Day Information:   Saturday 16  February 2013

4.00 pm: Gates Open  

5.00 pm: Group 2 Sevens Competition - Bellingen/Dorrigo, Coffs Harbour, Orara Valley and Sawtell Rugby League Clubs

7.00 pm: Main Game - South Sydney Rabbitohs v Newcastle Knights 

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Purchasing Tickets On the Day:

TicketDirect Australia will be co-ordinating tickets for the game. Below is an overview on how tickets can be purchased for the game:

  • Tickets will be available at the gate from 4pm.Please note that a $2.50 service fee will apply per ticket.
  • Online tickets are available up until 3pm, please ensure you are able to print your ticket, or bring the bar code up on your mobile at the venue as all tickets need to be scanned on arrival.
  • From the Coffs Harbour Visitor Information Centre cnr McLean and Elizabeth Sts, Coffs Harbour (until 2.00pm). A $2.50 booking fee will apply. 

Team Lists -

The Rabbitohs squad includes Roy Asotasi, George Burgess, Sam Burgess, Tom Burgess, Jason Clark, Michael Crocker, Andrew Everingham, Bryson Goodwin, Justin Hunt, Greg Inglis, Luke Keary, Api Koraisi, Ben Lowe, Issac Luke, Chris McQueen, Nathan Merritt, Nathan Peats, Adam Reynolds, John Sutton, Josh Starling, Ben Te’o, Kyle Turner and Dave Tyrrell.

While the Knights have named Chris Adams, Darius Boyd, Neville Costigan, Adam Cuthbertson, David Fa’alogo, Marvin Filipo, Mitchell Frei, Dane Gagai, Kurt Gidley, Matt Hilder, Chris Houston, Willie Mason, Peter Mata’utia, Chanel Mata’utia, Pat Mata’utia, Alex Mckinnon, Jarrod Mullen, Kevin Naiqama, Anthony Quinn, Tyrone Roberts, Robbie Rochow, Beau Scott, Korbin Sims, Jeremy Smith, Will Smith, Kade Snowden, Timana Tahu, Zane Tetevano, Aku Uate and Travis Waddell.

Transport:

Bus Services:

A FREE bus service will be available post game…..

From:

BCU International Stadium, exit via GATE 4, Stadium Drive

Time:

8:45pm

To: 

Park Avenue, Sawtell First Avenue, IGA Boambee East, Centro Toormina, Moonee Beach, Emerald Beach, Sandy Beach, Woolgoolga

NB.

Please contact your local bus company for details of services to Stadium Drive before the game.

NO ALCOHOL PERMITTED ON BUSES.

Taxis: 

Local Taxi services will also be operational on the night

General Information:

Ticketing Information

TICKETS ON SALE NOW!!!!

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TICKET PRICES

Grandstand (no concession)  $30.00
Outer ground adult  $15.00
Outer ground child/concession  $10.00
Outer ground family (2A + 2C 6 - 14yrs)  $40.00
Children under 5 (does not apply to grandstand)

(Children under 5 DO NOT require a ticket on the Outer Ground)
Free of charge (does NOT include Grandstand tickets)


 * Please note that BCU International Stadium is part of the Companion Card Program, which entitles persons with significant and personal disability to attend events at no cost. The card will have the persons name and picture on it and needs to be produced in order for the benefit to be receive.



Purchasing Tickets

TicketDirect Australia will be co-ordinating tickets for the game. Below is an overview on how tickets can be purchased for the game:

On the Day:

  • Tickets will be available at the gate from 4pm.Please note that a $2.50 service fee will apply per ticket.
  • Online tickets are available up until 3pm, please ensure you are able to print your ticket, or bring the bar code up on your mobile at the venue as all tickets need to be scanned on arrival.
  • From the Coffs Harbour Visitor Information Centre cnr McLean and Elizabeth Sts, Coffs Harbour (until 2.00pm). A $2.50 booking fee will apply. 

Online: Tickets can be purchased online 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. No booking fees apply to online bookings. Please note: a maximum of 10 tickets can be purchased online per transaction. Ticket purchases of 10 can be done by calling 1300 798 550. Buy Tickets Online.

In person: Tickets can be purchased in person from the following outlets:

  • Coffs Harbour's Visitor Information Centre (VIC), located on the corner of Maclean and Elizabeth Streets, Coffs Harbour. The VIC is open from 9.00am - 5.00pm, 7 days a week.
  • Grafton District Services Club, located at 105 Mary St, Grafton.  The Club is open from 9.30am -9.00pm.  The contact number is 6642 2066.

Please note that photo ID needs to be provided if paying by credit card. Payment can be made via Cash, Visa or Mastercard. A $2.50 booking fee applies per ticket for tickets purchased in person. 

Over the phone: Tickets can be purchased over the phone by calling TicketDirect Australia on 1300 798 550.  Phone sales offices will be closed over gazetted public holidays. A $3.50 booking fee applies per ticket for tickets purchased over the phone.  

Conditions of Entry to BCU International Stadium

  • BCU International Stadium is a Smoke-Free Venue.
  • Designated smoking areas will be allocated for patrons around the venue. 
  • No alcohol permitted
  • No unsealed water or soft drink permitted
  • No take-away/commercially prepared food permitted
  • No glass permitted
  • No pass outs after 7pm
  • All bags and eskies must be made available for inspection. Failure to do so may lead to refusal of entry
  • No person deemed to be under the influence of drugs or alcohol will be permitted to enter Management reserves the right to remove any person deemed to be intoxicated, unruly or quarrelsome
  • Children under the age of 12 must be under the immediate supervision of a responsible adult at all times
  • No bulky goods permitted
  • No Skateboards, Rollerblades, Scooters or Bicycles

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