tmedia
Main content

Latest Video

Team Announcement: Round 14

5:00pm  Jun 23, 2017

SUNS TV: Ashcroft on Ablett

11:44am  Jun 23, 2017

CH9: SUNS DV Charity Support

10:17am  Jun 23, 2017

Latest News

NEAFL: Match Preview, Round 13

The Gold Coast reserves will travel south to take on Canberra this Sunday afternoon.

1:10pm  Jun 24, 2017

Opposition: No changes for the Saints

St Kilda has named an unchanged lineup ahead of this Sunday's game against the Gold Coast SUNS.

5:19pm  Jun 23, 2017

Seven changes for Saints showdown

Gold Coast have made seven changes ahead of their round 14 match against St Kilda this Sunday.

5:00pm  Jun 23, 2017

Festival of Football at Metricon Stadium

goldcoastfc.com.au  March 21, 2017 10:12 AM

SUNS TV: Mark Evans GC SUNS CEO Mark Evans speaks about the festival of football at Metricon Stadium this Saturday
To have a Festival of Football collection of matches on the Coast where we host the first ever Women’s Grand Final followed by the QClash – Lions against Gold Coast – will be an event you will not forget.

Gold Coast SUNS Chief Executive Mark Evans has declared that Saturday’s AFLW Grand Final and QClash13 game will be a “Festival of Football” at Metricon Stadium.

“We are thrilled that Metricon Stadium will host Saturday’s NAB AFLW Grand Final between the Brisbane Lions and Adelaide,” Evans said.

“The AFLW competition has had an incredible impact on the sporting landscape across the country and we look forward to working with the AFL, and the two clubs involved to ensure this showpiece event is a success.

“This outcome is fantastic for AFL in Queensland. To have a Festival of Football collection of matches on the Coast where we host the first ever Women’s Grand Final followed by the QClash – Lions against Gold Coast – will be an event you will not forget.

Evans said the club was working with the AFL to develop a program of activities for the day and believes Gold Coasters would get to Metricon Stadium to support Queensland’s AFL clubs.

“We are now in the process of finalising a full day of activity for the Festival of Football and importantly everyone is welcome,” Evans said.

“I think we have to regard the Brisbane girls as the Queensland team, and to see them here for the Festival of Football, that’s three Queensland teams all in action on the one day will be one of the most iconic AFL events Queensland has ever seen.

“I know there will be some of the Gold Coast-based girls who will be so excited because their families and friends will be able to come along, but equally, we hope all the people in Brisbane come down to the game and experience the first ever Grand Final outside of Victoria, male or female, and then stay for the match against the Gold Coast and the Lions.”

“Metricon Stadium is a great venue and I know everyone who comes here will have the most amazing time, and if you need tickets for the QClash, visit ticketek.com.au and to get your seats.”

Saturday March 25

NAB AFL Women’s Grand Final
Brisbane Lions v Adelaide Crows
Metricon Stadium, 1pm AEST (2pmAEDT)

Round One – QClash13
Gold Coast Suns v Brisbane Lions
Metricon Stadium, 7.05pm AEST (8.05 AEDT)
CLICK HERE for tickets.

Further information and a full list of activities will be published shortly.