Following last night’s record-breaking Holden State of Origin Series,
Rugby League fans are now turning their attention to the race for the
Telstra Premiership Grand Final with the first tickets to go on sale to
Ticketed NRL Club Members from 10am Tuesday, July 23.
From tomorrow, NRL Ticketed Members will start receiving via email a special ‘Advantage Access Number’ to use when booking Grand Final tickets.
Due to the record number of Ticketed Members able to purchase tickets in this period, the number of tickets available for each membership is two.
Significantly, all Rugby League fans will have the opportunity to buy NRL Telstra Premiership Grand Final tickets in a priority period by registering for free as an NRL.com member.
It is important that all members and fans are aware of when they can purchase tickets to the biggest game of the year during a series of exclusive purchase periods.
Please note the following on-sale dates and times for Grand Final Tickets:
Ticketed NRL Club Members will have priority access to tickets from 10am Tuesday, July 23, to 8am Thursday, July 25.
NRL.com Members and non-Ticketed NRL Club Members will have priority access from 10am Thursday, July 25, to 8am Friday, July 26 (online sales only).
NRL Telstra Premiership Grand Final Tickets for the General Public will then be available for sale from 10am Tuesday, August 6.
While approximately 14,000 tickets will be held back for Ticketed Club Members of the two competing NRL Telstra Premiership Grand Final teams, this first ticket release is the best opportunity to get the best possible seat for the event.
The final ticket allocation will be made available to Ticketed Members of the two competing NRL Grand Final teams from 10am-7pm Monday, September 30, with any remaining tickets to be made available for public sale from 10am Tuesday, October 1.
NRL Telstra Premiership Grand Final tickets will be available through Ticketek at www.ticketek.com.au/nrlgrandfinal, by calling 132 849 or at Ticketek outlets.
The 2013 NRL Telstra Premiership Grand Final will kick-off at 7.15pm on Sunday, October 6, at ANZ Stadium, Sydney Olympic Park.
2013 NRL Grand Final Ticket Categories and Prices
* Concessions are available to full pensioners (Aged, War, TPI, Invalid & Disability)
* Juniors are 4-15 years inclusive. Children 3 years and under free when seating on parent’s knee
* Family passes consist of 2 adults and 2 juniors or 1 adult and 3 juniors only
* The NRL is affiliated with the Companion Card program. Patrons can contact the Ticketek Call Centre 132-849 or visit the Ticketek box office to book Tickets using a Companion Card.
* Prices are inclusive of GST. Ticketek may charge an additional transaction fee
EXCLUSIVE ACCESS PERIOD CONDITIONS
Ticketed NRL Club Members
Ticketed Club Members can purchase tickets from 10am Tuesday, July 23, to 8am Thursday, July 25, through Ticketek by calling 132 849, at any Ticketek outlet or online at www.ticketek.com.au/nrlgrandfinal.
New Zealand members can call 0800 842 538 (toll free in NZ).
An ‘Advantage Access Number’ is being sent to email addresses of the primary membership account holders to use for booking tickets. These details have been supplied to the NRL by NRL Clubs.
If Ticketed Club Members have not received this information by Monday, July 22, they should contact their club’s membership department or club website.
Ticketed Club Members no longer need to present their membership card in order to purchase an NRL Telstra Premiership Grand Final ticket at an agency. Instead, members must now present their Advantage Access Number.
Sales will be permitted by telephone if paid for by Credit Card, but Ticketed Club Members must quote their Advantage Access Number to purchase tickets and when collecting tickets from outlets (listed below).
Ticketed Club Members are entitled to purchase two (2) NRL Telstra Premiership Grand Final tickets per membership. Ticketed Club Members purchasing tickets will be limited to a maximum of 20 tickets per transaction. (Must have 10 memberships).
There will be an additional allocation of at least 7,000 tickets per participating team for release to Ticketed Club Members of the two participating NRL Telstra Premiership Grand Final teams on Monday, September 30.
Any remaining tickets will be released for public sale from 10am on Tuesday, October 1.
*A Ticketed Club Membership is one that includes tickets to at least three games. Members unsure of their membership category, especially Country-based members, should contact their club to confirm if they are deemed Ticketed Club Members.
NRL.com Members and non-Ticketed NRL Club Members
These members can buy tickets online only from 10am Thursday, July 25, to 8am Friday, July 26.
Any Rugby League fan that joins NRL.com before or during this exclusive buying window will be able to purchase tickets. It is free to join – simply log on to www.nrl.com and become a subscriber to our official newsletter, Inside Pass, under the ‘News’ tab.
A maximum of eight tickets can be purchased using a special password that will be sent to NRL.com members. Members must have ‘opted in’ to receive emails from the NRL.
Any remaining tickets following the onsale to Ticketed Club Members, NRL.com members, non-Ticketed NRL Club Members and corporate partners will be available for sale from 10am Tuesday, August 6 (12pm in New Zealand). Customers can purchase up to eight tickets.
Tickets will be available through Ticketek outlets, on 132 849 or www.ticketek.com.au/nrlgrandfinal. New Zealand customers can also call 09 307 5000 or 0800 842 538 (toll free in NZ).
SALE CONDITIONS FOR ALL TICKETS
All tickets booked online during the exclusive buying windows can be emailed by selecting ezyTicket delivery or can be collected from Ticketek outlets.
Ticketed NRL Club Members not using the online system must quote their AAN at selected Ticketek outlets in order to purchase tickets during the exclusive buying windows. Sales will be permitted by telephone if paid for by credit card, but members must quote their AAN.
NRL Telstra Premiership Grand Final tickets include travel to and from the match on CityRail trains, the Sydney Olympic Park Major Event Bus Services, regular Sydney Buses and Sydney Ferries services.
Tickets are not valid on Sydney Buses premium services such as the Sydney Explorer and Bondi Explorer, Sydney Ferries Manly JetCat service, private buses and ferries, CountryLink trains, Metro Light Rail or Monorail, T-Ways. An additional station access fee applies for travel on the Green Square, Mascot, Domestic and International stations on the Airport Line.
Please note, Telstra Premiership Grand Final tickets may not be used for media or advertising promotions without the written permission of the NRL.
For Ticketek box office collection points, log on to http://ticketek.com.au/agency/ on the Ticketek website.
New Zealand Ticket Sales
Customers in New Zealand can purchase tickets by calling the Ticketek New Zealand Call Centre on 0800 842 538 and ask for Australian bookings, or via the Australian Ticketek website www.ticketek.com.au/nrlgrandfinal. In person sales (agency sales) for Australian events are available from the following Ticketek NZ Box Offices:
Level 3 Box Office
Federal Street Auckland
Mon to Sat 10am-5pm
Westpac St James Theatre
77-87 Courtenay Place Wellington
Mon to Fri 9.00am - 5:30pm