The Sydney Roosters are set to celebrate Indigenous Round on their home turf this Saturday afternoon when they face the Gold Coast Titans at the Sydney Cricket Ground.
Here's everything you need to know heading into kick off on Saturday.
Match: Roosters v Titans
Round 12 -
Venue: Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney
There are NO MORE TICKETS AVAILABLE to this afternoon's game.
HASHTAGS: #NRLIndigenous #EastsToWin #NRLRoostersTitans
BROADCAST: Fox League (502 on Foxtel), Kayo Sports, NRL App
PLAYER SIGNED INDIGENOUS JERSEY AUCTION
The Club will auction player issued and signed match day jerseys at the conclusion of Saturday's match, with all proceeds to be donated to the KARI Foundation to support the Sydney Roosters Community programs.
The auction will begin on Wednesday, July 29th at 2pm.
The Sydney Roosters 2020 Indigenous jersey has been designed by prominent Indigenous artist, Kylie Cassidy.
The design incorporates the totems of all Indigenous players at the Sydney Roosters, including players from the junior squads to the NRL.
Learn more about the Roosters 2020 Indigenous Jersey and how it came to life.
The Roosters 2020 Indigenous Jersey is on sale now at the Sydney Roosters Team Store in Bondi Junction or you can purchase at the ONLINE STORE.
TICKETS AND BOX OFFICE
Emails have been sent to Sydney Roosters Members to explain when and how they can redeem a ticket as part of their Membership.
Members are encouraged to print tickets after they have been redeemed, or have their tickets ready to scan on their smartphone when at the turnstile to ensure smooth entry into the SCG.
Due to the mandatory Public Health Order requirements of COVID-19, the primary ticket holder must provide contact details for contact tracing purposes.Ticket sales will be available at the box office on match day.
Only one box office window will be in operation and purchases will be card only.
The box office will open at 2pm.
Important information for ticket holders accessing the venue:
Ticket holders walking to the game from Moore Park Road are advised they will need to access the SCG via Driver Avenue.
The lane pedestrians used to walk to the SCG from near the intersection Moore Park Road and Regent Street in 2019 is currently closed due to construction of the new Sydney Football Stadium.
COVID-19 SAFETY MEASURES
The SCG has implemented additional cleaning, hygiene and waste management measures and all fans are encouraged to maintain a high-level of cleanliness.
Spectators are advised to abide by social distancing measures at the SCG, which are in place to comply with government guidelines.
To assist with social distancing, the distance between ticket scanners and seats has increased, and staff will assist with staggered ingress and egress times for ticket holders trying to get in and leaving the stadium.
Gates will open at 2pm to allow plenty of time for everyone to find their seats.
Ticket holders must sit in a seat in their allocated row and keep a two-seat gap between groups.
Food and beverage outlets will be card only. Limited outlets will be open, and people are encouraged to eat and drink when seated in their designated area.
Please stay home if you are unwell, waiting for the result of a COVID-19 test, if you have travelled interstate, overseas, to any hotspots or if you have been in contact with a confirmed COVID-19 case in the past 14 days.
To check if you may have been in contact with a confirmed COVID-19 case, please CLICK HERE.
Before heading to the game, please download and activate the COVIDSafe app.
Car parking will be available in EP3 (via Moore Park Road) at a cost of $30 a vehicle.
Pre-booked EP3 parking is now available, carpark opens at 12pm on game day.
Parking is also available in the Entertainment Quarter, with a game day fee of $25 per vehicle.
A $15 fee for Roosters Members in 2019 is no longer valid. Spectators can get casual parking rates by spending $10 or more at an Entertainment Quarter retailer or restaurant and have their ticket validated.
The casual rate for 3-4 hours is $12 and 4-5 hours is $16.
Spectators are encouraged to plan to arrive early as parking is expected to be in high demand and traffic may also be heavier than usual.
Public transport will be operating at a reduced capacity to maintain social distancing, so please consider it may take longer than normal to get to the SCG.
Light rail services and express shuttle buses will run regularly between Central and Moore Park, however they may be lengthy queues due to reduced capacity on both forms of transport.
Additional measures and staff will be in place around key transport hubs to safely manage crowds arriving and leaving the game so please follow their advice.
Please ahead your trip to and from the game by CLICKING HERE.
For more information on social distancing on public transport, CLICK HERE.
People taking taxis and ride-share options to the game are encouraged to be dropped off on either Errol Flynn Blvd or Driver Ave.
Roads surrounding the SCG will be busy postgame, so please consider a pick-up location outside of the precinct after the game.
There will be plenty of opportunities to stock up on the latest Roosters merchandise, with jerseys and a great winter range available.
MEMBER ITEM REDEMPTION
Ticketed Members yet to redeem their Members Choice item will be able to collect their item at the game.
Please bring your coupon to the Victor Trumper Stand Concourse, behind Bay 13 to redeem your choice of a cap, scarf or can cooler.
The Club strongly encourages Members to exercise social distancing while lining up to select their item.
Member Choice items can also be redeemed from the Roosters Shop in Bondi Junction.
EASTS LEAGUES CLUB
Treat yourself to a pre-game meal at Easts Leagues Club, proud home of the Sydney Roosters.
Easts Leagues will run a bus service to and from the SCG, making it the ideal pre- and post-game venue for your game day experience, with the service starting at 1.30pm.
Simply bring your ID and Roosters Membership card to redeem your Easts Leagues Membership at the club.
Easts Leagues Members who spend more than $20 at Bistro One will be able to receive a free Eastgate parking voucher.
GAME DAY CONTENT
The best way to follow your Roosters and to get exclusive content on game day and during the lead up is through the Roosters website and app.
We'll post everything from exclusive player and coach chats, while analysing the match-ups, the last time we met and much more.
On game day, our Facebook will give a snapshot of the day, our Twitter will give live updates on the match and all surrounding content, while our Instagram will feature the best pictures and video from the day.
Follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter to keep up to date with Sydney Roosters content.
There are a few different ways that fans can watch our Round 12 match.
The broadcast will run through Fox League, while fans with Kayo Sports will be able to stream the match on their preferred device.
Coverage will kick off from 2:30pm on Fox League.
Telstra customers will have FREE access to all matches of the NRL Telstra Premiership on the NRL App.
Non-Telstra customers may access live streaming and premium content, via an NRL Live Pass, for a recurring subscription fee of $3.99 per week, $14.99 per month or $99.99 per year (365 days).