Everything you need to know – Grand Final
GRAND FINAL – Lightning v Swifts Match Day Info
GATES OPEN: 11.00am
STADIUM DOORS OPEN: 12.00pm
BROADCAST LIVE: 1.00pm (Nine)
CENTRE PASS: 1.30pm
LAST TIME WE MET: Semi-Final, 2019 Lightning 58 d Swifts 48
Brisbane Entertainment Centre (1 Melaleuca Drive, Boondall QLD 4034), it is still a home game for Lightning. Below is all the match-day information you need to know for Sunday’s clash. For venue information, head here.
Tickets are still available and can be purchased here.
CAR – Parking is charged at $15.00 per visit (cash only).
TRAIN – Translink operates a rail service to and from Boondall Station (Shorncliffe line) which is a 600m walk from the Centre. Due to the finishing time of some events, some scheduled services departing Boondall Station may not make connecting services. For more detailed information and updated track changes please visit the Translink website or call 13 12 30.
BUS – Brisbane City Council Buses operate a bus service to and from Boondall Railway Station on a daily basis. For more detailed information on bus timetables, please visit the Translink website or call 13 12 30.
TAXI – A dedicated taxi rank is located on site adjacent to the Ticketek Box Office. Taxis will be available after the show and a Supervisor present to assist.
Entry to the Brisbane Entertainment Centre will be via the main entry turnstiles, which will open at 11.00am. Security will undertake a bag check prior to your ticket being scanned into the Activation Zone – Fans can then enjoy the Activation Zone’s activities (weather dependent)! To see what you can and can’t bring into Brisbane Entertainment Centre please click here. Please read carefully as items such as backpacks are NOT allowed.
There’s stacks for you to see and do before the game even starts! Check in with some of our Lightning volunteers to grab a Go Lightning team poster thanks to USC and Sunshine Coast Council or even find the USC Student Ambassadors to grab some Lightning bolt earrings! Visit the Suncorp Kube to create your own SSN #TeamGirls Trading Card and head to Nissan to pick up a GOAL score card as well as take a shot of their virtual reality experience – how cool?! You can even show the team at Rebel how to nail those shots at goal to pick up a prize or visit HCF to grab a ribbon of thanks! Don’t forget to stop by Hot 91 on your way in to win stacks of prizes. Have your face painted, enjoy a bite to eat and finish with a dance off against Lucy Lightning!
FOOD & BEVERAGES:
A variety of hot and cold food will be available for purchase at the venue. Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages (including bottled water) are also available for purchase (18+ photo identification must be shown to purchase alcoholic beverages).
Fans who want to look the part are in luck! GAME Clothing, our official merchandise partner, will have the latest GAME goodies including the finals series tee on site so you can deck yourself out in some fantastic gear. Show your true colours and support Lightning. If something is worth doing, it is worth doing looking good! Keep an eye out for the merch stand inside the venue in the entry foyer.
Lightning athletes will be available to sign autographs after the conclusion of the game in stadium – athletes will walk around the edge of the court. Signings are limited to one item each and minimal photos. This is to ensure the players have their correct recovery time and fairness that everyone gets a chance to get a signature. We appreciate your assistance in ensuring we can get the balance right for everyone!
The Grand Final will be broadcast live on Channel 9 and also available live via subscription to the Netball Live app. This app also offers behind-the-scenes content and match highlights.
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