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2020 Charity Shield Rabbitohs V Dragons

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29 February 2020
Gates open 3.30pm
kick off 7.00pm

2020 Charity Shield (Rabbitohs V Dragons)

The 37th annual Charity Shield between the South Sydney Rabbitohs and the St George Illawarra Dragons  will take place on Saturday, February 29 at Glen Willow Regional Sports Stadium in Mudgee.

Event details

Date: Saturday, 29 February 2020

Time: Gates open 3.30pm

Curtain Raiser 1: Andrew Johns Cup (U16s) 3.35pm

Curtain Raiser 2: Laurie Daley Cup (U18s) 4.55pm

Main Game: Charity Shield Kick Off 7.00pm

Venue: Glen Willow Regional Sports Stadium, Pitts Lane Mudgee

Tickets: From $18.00 - Available online

Purchasing tickets

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 Mudgee CBD shuttle bus
A free Mudgee Shuttle Bus Service will operate from available parking areas in the CBD with pick up and return from the below locations.

A low-floor bus will be available for patrons requiring assistance. 

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 Visitor Information Centre, Market Street
Mudgee High School, Perry Street (Victoria Park side)
 St Matthew's Catholic School, Lewis Street

3. Mudgee Racecourse
Ulan Road

For further information on bus routes please visit: www.midwestern.nsw.gov.au/community--recreation/Events/2020-Charity-Shield/

Out of town transport options
Add to your online ticket booking

Gulgong Return Service $19.00
Departing - ANZAC park at 3.30 pm 

Kandos/Rylstone/Lue Return Service $28.00
Departing Kandos 3.30pm Country Link Coach Stop 
Departing Rylstone 3.45pm Country Link Coach Stop
Departing Lue 4.00pm Country Link Coach Stop

Dubbo Return Service $51.00
Depart Dubbo Orana Mall Bus Bay (Bus Terminal - Wheelers Lane) - 2.00pm 

Wellington Return Service $46.00
Departing Wellington (Cameron Park near Cenotaph) - 2.50pm 

Return buses all depart from Glen Willow Stadium following the completion of the game at approximately 9.00pm

Click here to book online

Mudgee Tourist Bus will also be operating a return service via Castlereagh Highway to and from the game: $20.00

Departing Cudgegong Waters Park (Boom Gate) - 4.30pm

Return Departure time - 9.00pm

Bookings taken via this link, or get in touch with Mudgee Tourist Bus - 0428 669 945

On foot
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.
Gate Entry
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. 
Road Closures
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.

More Information

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. 
Family Hill
The alcohol-free family hill area will be located under the scoreboard at the southern end of the ground.
ATM Facilities
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.


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