Geelong v Melbourne
Round 18 – Geelong Cats vs Melbourne
Sat 21 July 2018, 7:25 PM
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We’ve got a packed afternoon on at GMHBA Stadium this Saturday. This week, it’s ‘Love The Game’ round for the VFL and VFLW leagues, encouraging fans to remember the passion, not the odds. The VFL curtain raiser will be between Geelong & Casey FC at 3:45pm. Then at 5:00pm, the VFLW Cats and Casey Demons will go head to head on the Kardinia West oval. Finally, the main AFL match is set to see the Geelong Cats take on the Melbourne Dees at 7:25pm.
- Gate 1 & 14 will open at 3:15pm for the VFL match
- All remaining gates will open at 5:25pm for the AFL match
To assist with public safety and access to the ground, Moorabool Street (from Fyans Street to Kilgour Street) will be closed to all traffic 1.5 hours pre-AFL game.
The temporary changed traffic conditions apply to the following locations:
- Moorabool Street between Kilgour Street and Fyans Street
- Access to: Strong, Lonsdale, Verner, Foster and Balliang Streets will be available via Yarra Street, during the temporary road closure. Please expect delays.
- Access to Hopkins Street and Park Crescent for residence will be available via Fyans St.
Access for Emergency Services will be maintained at all times.
Changed traffic conditions inside the Kardinia Park Precinct will take effect pre-game. The internal road between A2 drop-off zone and A3 (Premiership Stand) car park will be closed to all traffic.
Limited paid car parking is available for the public to park in Kardinia Park precinct.
Car parking fees:
- $10 GFC members
- $15 public
The car parking within the precinct will be open:
Please note, some car parks are closed in inclement weather.
This car parking can be accessed from:
- Entrance A: via Kilgour Street
- Entrance C: via Park Crescent
- Entrance E: via The City end of Moorabool Street (accessible parking only)
All corporate guests parking in A3 will be required to enter via Entrance B – Latrobe Terrace.
There is also available car parking in the surrounding streets.
The drop off area is located at carpark A2 via Kilgour Street.
Supporter busses will enter off Latrobe Terrace into Park crescent and park in front of the marked bus bay outside Kardinia Pool. This is where passengers are to hop on and off the bus. These buses will stay here for the duration of the match. Please pay attention to signage.
As a result of the changed traffic conditions on Moorabool Street, bus routes 1, 24, 41, 42, 50, 51 and 55 will be diverted 2.5 hours prior to the event until approximately 30 minutes after the match.
The Moorabool Street bus stops between Fyans St and Kilgour St will not be serviced during the period of the temporary road closures.
Visit www.ptv.vic.gov.au for further information on these changes or to plan your journey to and from the football.
GMHBA Stadium is just a five minute walk from South Geelong Station.
V/Line trains run from Southern Cross to South Geelong station on the Geelong line, with special footy trains running on match days.
Check the personalised AFL timetable by V/Line here
Cheersquad Seating is located in the following:
- Home Cheersquad – Players Stand, Bay A17
- Away Cheersquad – Gary Ablett Terrace, Bay A44
Facebook: Kardinia Park