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Match Day Information: Gold Coast v Brisbane

  - Gold Coast Suns

Gold Coast return home this Sunday to take on traditional rivals the Brisbane Lions in their second JLT Community Series game.

The game will be played at Fankhauser Reserve, which is the home of the SUNS' patron partner, Southport Sharks.

It will be the final opportunity for the players to have a full hit-out before heading to Cairns for the Season Opener on March 24.

Sunday's game will also be the final AFL match on the Gold Coast until the SUNS return home to Metricon Stadium in June. 


JLT Community Series - Gold Coast SUNS v Brisbane Lions

Sunday, 11 March

3.05pm AEST

Fankhauser Reserve, Southport Sharks


Ground Information

Address: Cnr Musgrave & Olsen Ave, Southport

Gates open: 1.30pm

Admission: Musgrave Oval Boom Gate entry


Membership & Tickets

Entry is FREE for all 2018 Gold Coast SUNS match access members, simply present your membership card at the gate for general admission entry (subject to capacity).

Members can guarantee their entry by using their membership card to register for a general admission ticket for $5 via Ticketek.

To join as a 2018 match access member and receive free entry, visit

You can also join as a member on the day, simply head to the SUNS membership marquee located outside the main gate from 1.15pm until the end of the first quarter.

Match tickets can be purchased via Ticketek here, or the box office on Sunday, which will be located outside the Main Entrance point (Musgrave Ave) from 1.30pm.


Getting to the ground


Southport Sharks (Limited Availability)

Pricing: $10 fee applies

Southport Sharks Junior Oval – access via Langford Lane (GC SUNS & Brisbane Lions Members Only)

Southport Sharks Car Park 4 – access via Melia Court


Street parking

Parking is available in surrounding streets, and at the Parkwood Junior Sharks located off Musgrave Ave (Subject to parking signs – please check signs carefully).


Disability parking

Limited disability parking is available near the Southern Entrance (via Melia Court) that is located beside the Hotel.

Additional disability parking can also be found in the North West corner of the car park near the Musgrave Ave Entrance.


Public Transport

Bus - The Route 715 (from Helensvale Station) stops at Musgrave Ave, right out the front of Southport Sharks.

G:link Light Rail - The Gold Coast University Hospital & Griffith University stops are an eight-minute walk away.



Get decked out in the latest Gold Coast merchandise by visiting the SUNS Shop Trailer.

All members receive 10% off and can bring their SUNS Shop Voucher along to redeem their favourite merchandise.


Post-Match Activities

Grab a signature from a GC SUNS player after the game while grabbing dinner and a drink at Southport Sharks.

A limited number of GC SUNS Players will be available from 5.40pm to 6pm to meet members and fans within the lower dining area of Southport Sharks.

Gold Coast SUNS members can redeem their free Southport Sharks membership (aged 18+) to receive great deals. Simply present your membership card and drivers licence at the front entrance.


Match Coverage

The match will be broadcast live on Fox Footy and fans can tune into our social channels for more.