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Round 9 Port Adelaide v Gold Coast SUNS

Sunday 19 May, 12:40pm ACST
Adelaide Oval, Adelaide

Key times
10:45am – Gates open
12:40pm – First Bounce 

Membership and Ticketing
As this is a Port Adelaide home game, 2019 GC SUNS membership cards will not give scan access to this match.  To purchase tickets, please visit Ticketek

If you have a pre-purchased ticket to the game, this is also your ticket to FREE travel on dedicated Game Changer Footy Express bus, train and tram services. Game Changer Footy Express services make getting to and from the game easy so leave the car at home and get a free ride to the game! 

Travelling home on the tram? Go the Festival Plaza stop on King William Road for trams to Glenelg and the Adelaide Railway Station stop on North Terrace for trams to the East End or Entertainment Centre. Visit the Adelaide Metro website for all the details

Food & Beverage
Adelaide Oval food and beverage outlets now accept payment by card only. Patrons attending Adelaide Oval with cash only will be able to exchange it for a complimentary ‘Cash Card’ via Card Exchange booths located around the stadium. Any un-used ‘Cash Card’ credit can be used at future events or redeemed in full at any time. 

Ticket agent

Phone: 132 849
In person: Ticketek – find an outlet near you

Address: War Memorial Dr, North Adelaide SA 5006
Capacity: 54,500
Ground dimensions: 190m x 125m

View Adelaide Crows Seating Map
View Port Adelaide Seating Map

Field manual

A $575 million redevelopment has returned Australian Rules Football to the city, increase the stadium's capacity to 54,500.

Adelaide Oval is now home to both Adelaide Crows and Port Adelaide, and is a key venue for both Clubs, with capacity often reached to provide visiting teams with an intimidating atmosphere in which to try and find a result.The showdowns, when both Adelaide teams face-off against each other, are traditionally the venues biggest day each season.

Getting there

Public Transport
The Adelaide Oval Footy Express provide bus, train and tram services for those looking to attend AFL games at Adelaide Oval during the AFL season.

  • An Adelaide Oval Footy Express guide is available to download here.
  • Regular Adelaide Metro bus services run as per existing timetables in the lead up to and after AFL games. Please note these services might not use all existing city bus stops due to the need to accommodate additional Adelaide Oval Footy Express services. Signage directs passengers to any changed bus stop locations.
  • Temporary bus stops have been established on King William Road to allow for passenger boarding and alighting.
  • Several lay-over areas are located in and around the city to allow buses to enter the terminal location on King William Road in a timely manner.
  • The Adelaide Oval Footy Express operates on AFL game days only. Check the Adelaide Oval website for details on any services that might be available during other major events at Adelaide Oval.
  • Country buses pick-up and collect passengers on Montefiore Road (south-east side of War Memorial Drive and north west side of War Memorial Drive)

Taking public transport to and from the stadium is strongly encouraged when attending events at Adelaide Oval. Within the Adelaide CBD there are numerous options:

  • For full details on Wilson Parking options, please visit Wilson Parking or go to BookABay for special, exclusive online only discounted rates
  • For full details on Upark options, please visit Upark

Road closures

  • At the end of high capacity games, King William Rd closes from North Tce to War Memorial Dr to facilitate post-game bus operation. This road closure is put in place for games with an anticipated attendance of 35,000 and above. The road closes half an hour before the end of the game and re-opens 1hr 20min after the conclusion (or earlier if deemed safe). Emergency vehicles have a clear passage through this temporary closure.
  • Access along Festival Dr, where the Riverbank Bridge meets the Festival Centre, is controlled by traffic marshals to ensure a safe passage for pedestrian movement between the Riverbank Bridge and the Railway Station.
  • War Memorial Dr closes three hours prior to the match and two hours post-match to ensure a safe passage for patrons arriving and departing via the Riverbank Bridge.

Speed restrictions
A 25kph speed restriction operates on North Tce (from Morphett St Bridge to King William St) to allow the safe passage of pedestrians and vehicles during the post-match period.

Access information

  • A limited number of daily access car parking passes are available in the northern car park.  A booking will be required the Monday before the next match to secure an access park at that game by calling the Adelaide Oval SMA on 08 8211 1100.
  • Access-compliant car parks have been made available in the Northern Car Park and Torrens Parade Ground for Adelaide and Port Adelaide Football Club Members and Adelaide Oval Football Members. These have been issued on a season club basis.
  • Alternatively, a disabled drop-off zone has been established on War Memorial Drive.

For additional access information visit the Access Information page or contact Adelaide Oval SMA on 8211 1100.

Taxi ranks are located on the western side of King William Road; the southern side of Pennington Tce and the eastern side of Montefiore Rd.

Bike racks are located outside the North, South and East gates.