2020 Charity Shield (Dragons V Rabbitohs)
The 37th annual Charity Shield between the St George Illawarra Dragons and the South Sydney Rabbitohs will take place on Saturday, February 29 at Glen Willow Regional Sports Stadium in Mudgee.
Date: Saturday, 29 February 2020
Time: Gates open 5pm
Curtain Raiser Kick Off 5.30pm
Charity Shield Kick Off 7.30pm
Venue: Glen Willow Regional Sports Stadium, Pitts Lane Mudgee
Tickets: From $18.00
Due to expected high demand for tickets, it is recommended that you pre-purchase your tickets through 123Tix. Tickets will be available to purchase on game day at the Box Office (located at Main Gate entry).
Tickets will also be available for purchase at Mid-Western Regional Council Customer Service, 86 Market Street Mudgee
(Monday - Friday 8.30am - 4.30pm)
Please note: there will be strictly no pass-outs.
Click here to purchase your tickets online
getting to the game
Free shuttle bus
Services will pick up and return from the below locations. A low-floor bus will be available for patrons requiring assistance. Buses commence from 4.00pm, and return at the conclusion of the main game.
1. Mudgee West Loop
Nicholson Street, near pine trees
White Circle and Banjo Paterson intersection (south)
White Circle and Banjo Paterson intersection (north)
Ingenia Holiday Park, Bell Street
Cox Street, opposite West End Food Store
2. Mudgee CBD Loop
Mudgee Tourist Office, Market Street
Mudgee High School, Perry Street (Victoria Park side)
St Matthew's Catholic School, Lewis Street
3. Mudgee Racecourse
Out of town transport options
Add to your online ticket booking
Gulgong Return Service $19.00
Departing - ANZAC park at 3.15 pm
Kandos/Rylstone/Lue Return Service $28.00
Departing Kandos 4.00pm Country Link Coach Stop
Departing Rylstone 4.00pm Country Link Coach Stop
Departing Lue 4.30pm Country Link Coach Stop
Dubbo Return Service $51.00
Depart Dubbo Orana Mall Bus Bay (Bus Terminal - Wheelers Lane) - 2.45pm
Wellington Return Service $46.00
Departing Wellington (Cameron Park near Cenotaph) - 3.40pm
Return buses all depart from Glen Willow Stadium following the completion of the game at approximately 9.15pm
Click here to book online
Glen Willow Stadium is a short one kilometre walk from Mudgee CBD across the Holyoake Footbridge.
Limited parking will be available at the Mudgee Racecourse with a $2 donation to volunteer groups, payable on entry. Parking is available at all shuttle bus pickup locations. Strictly no public parking will be permitted at the venue or on Pitts Lane on game day.
NOTE: Vehicles displaying mobility parking permits will also be able to park in the car park areas on Pitts Lane directly across from the stadium.
There will be two (2) ticketed entry gates to the stadium:
GATE 2 (best entry for General Admission)
MAIN GATE (best for ticket purchases and Grand Stand seating)
On egress, pedestrians will be able to exit from both the Main Gate and Gate 2.
Pitts Lane will be closed from 9.00am to 11.00pm on Saturday 29 February 2020 except for access to residents, VIP vehicles and public transport.
Please obey all signs and travel with care. Council thanks you for your co-operation and apologises for any inconvenience this may cause.
Conditions of Entry
Conditions of Entry for the 2020 Charity Shield are as per the NRL Event Terms and Conditions. Please see below event conditions to the ground and cooperate with any requests from security.
Conditions of Entry
No alcohol, glass, cans or pets will be permitted to be brought in to Glen Willow Regional Sports Stadium. Security will be in place to enforce this rule and conduct bag checks. Picnic rugs and chairs are permitted to be brought in to the Stadium.
Food + beverage facilities
There will be a number of food and beverage outlets open during the event operating from the eastern and western side of the ground.
The alcohol-free family hill area will be located under the scoreboard at the southern end of the ground.
There will be no ATM facilities available at the game.
Make the most of your stay in the Mudgee region and head to the Gulgong Show or the Country Championships Race Day.
132nd Gulgong Show Saturday 29 February
Enjoy a full day’s entertainment including Shearing Demonstrations, Yard Dog Trails, Fashion Parade, Walter Whip and Flames, Dragon Training Mobile Zoo, Eastend Bus Service Rodeo and much more. For further info on the show including a full schedule visit www.gulgongshow.org.au.
The Country Championships Sunday 1 March
To celebrate the 2020 Charity Shield, Mudgee Race Club will be hosting the Country Championships Central District Heat Race Day on Sunday 1 March. Don’t miss out on a great day of racing, purchase your tickets as an add-on to your football ticket purchase.
Stuck for a place to stay? Get in touch with Mudgee Region Tourism on (02) 6372 1020