2019 Grand Final is a repeat of last year’s Shute Shield Grand Final with Warringah Rugby Club playing Sydney University at the new Bankwest Stadium in Parramatta.  This is our 3rd consecutive Grand Final appearance and the Club needs our “Green & White” Army to make sure the boys return to WRC with the Shute Shield!

 

 GAME DAY AT THE WARRINGAH RUGBY CLUB HOUSE

Pittwater Park will be hub for this weekend’s Grand Final activities.  The canteen and bar will be open from 10am this Saturday and supporters will have the opportunity to mingle and network with the players and coaching staff before their bus departs at 11.30am for Bankwest Stadium, go the Rats!

What to expect at the Club House this weekend:

  • Breakfast and real coffee available from 10am.

  • Merchandise shop open from 10am.

  • Full bar open from 10am and will remain open for Channel 7 live telecast of Shute Shield Grand Final.

  • Farewell 1st Grade at 11.30am as they depart from Rat Park on their team bus

  • Canteen remains open ALL-DAY till 4pm for pies, sausage rolls, hot chips, etc.

  • Club House will showcase live telecast from 2-big screens.

  • DJ from 5pm.

  • All spectator buses depart Bankwest Stadium for Rat Park from 5.15pm/

  • 1st Grade Coach expected back to Pittwater Park approximately 6.30pm-7.00pm

  • Speeches and presentations from 7.30pm

  • Bar continues until close.

 

SUPPORTERS BUS

There will be Grand Final Supporter’s buses departing Rat Park on Saturday 24th August for Bankwest Stadium at the following times:

11.45am

12.00pm

12.15pm

12.30pm

Each bus ticket is $40 and includes a complimentary bacon & egg roll or sausage sandwich (available from canteen when presenting your bus ticket from 10am).

Bus tickets are pre-sale only! Book your spot here > https://warringahrugby.iwannaticket.com.au/event/grand-final-coaches-spectator-coaches-rat-park-to-bankwest-stadium-return-MTkyNTU?fbclid=IwAR2TgHYxy_WZ6hbnRiJTYYr28K4-93yEg3i7qyRTKPvrgjRY7PSKPUZ2uL0

Buses will then return everyone to Pittwater Park for the Grand Final Afterparty, departing Bankwest at 5.15pm.

GRAND FINAL TICKETS

Grand Final tickets can be purchased here
https://premier.ticketek.com.au/search/SearchResults.aspx?k=Shute+shield

Tickets will be available on the day, but pre-purchasing is strongly encouraged, follow the steps to buy general admission tickets.

Step 1 – Click on the link below:

https://premier.ticketek.com.au/…/per…/ETHW2019848S/tickets…

Step 2 – Click on Green Button “Get Ticket”

Step 3 – Hover over General Admission and click which will take you through to:

Pre-Purchase: Adult $25.00

Pre-Purchase: Junior $10.00

Where will Rats supporters be?

We are looking to take over the South Eastern corner in Bays 111, 112 and 113 (venue map below). These are General Admission seats and will place us directly opposite the enemy!!

Bays 114 to 117 are Reserved Seating, but given how many Reserved Seating tickets are sold, we may be able to “move in”.

 

BANKWEST STADIUM

Location

The stadium is located at 11-13 O’Connell St, Parramatta NSW 2150.

Traffic

Roads approaching Bankwest Stadium are expected to be busier than usual with fans making their way to the event during afternoon peak. If you are planning on driving, allow additional travel time. For the latest traffic information check Live Traffic NSW or download a real-time traffic app.

 

AFTER PARTY

Remember, the Club is open all day from 10am, but win, lose or draw we will be celebrating the remarkable 2019 season back at the mighty GREEN & WHITE head office at Pittwater Park.  All players, coaching staff, volunteers, sponsors and supporters are invited to join the WRC family and the players upon their return at the Club House from 5pm if you are not already here.