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Match Day Information: Round 18

Match Day Info: Saturday, July 21.

Below you will find all of the information that you need for a huge day of football at the Gabba.

AFL Premiership Season: Round 18

Brisbane Lions v Adelaide Crows
Saturday, July 21
The Gabba
Corporate Gates open at 5.30pm, Gate 2 opens at 2.45pm, all gates open at 5.45pm. 
Bounce at 7.25pm

NEAFL play in a curtain raiser at the Gabba v GWS Giants at 3.00pm. 

Gate 2 opens at 2.45pm
NEAFL bounce at 3.00pm
Corporate gates open at 5.30pm
Public gates open at 5.45pm

For the NEAFL match:

  • Seating areas opened: Sections 28 – 37. Enter via Gate 2. 
  • Members are invited to watch the NEAFL curtain raiser from the comfort of our Match Day Social Club. Access via Gate 6 from 2.45pm. Present your 2018 Membership Card at the door to gain entry. Please note the Match Day Social Club will be open for viewing purposes only. Food and beverage service will not commence until 5:45pm.
  • Patrons require a match ticket to the Senior game to enter the Gabba, however will not be permitted to sit in corresponding seats.
  • The ticket office at Gate 2 will be open for patrons to purchase tickets from 2.45pm.
  • Patrons attending the curtain raiser are not permitted to move into their match day seat until public gates open (5.45pm).
  • A patron’s ticket including corporate tickets and Lions member seating allocation will be invalid for the curtain raiser seating, all patrons will be seated in the areas noted above however must be able to be scanned it at the operational gates.

Tickets to the match are available here

Lion Park

Located outside Gate 2, this is the ultimate match day kids hub. Patrons have the chance to get their face painted and join in all the family friendly activities such as the below:

  • Member HQ
  • Lions Shop
  • Roy’s Rookies
  • Roy’s AFL Zone
  • Facepainting thanks to Hyundai
  • Triple M
  • INC Kick for Cash - register to win $4K cash! 
  • DJ

The big man, Roy, is up to his usual tricks, make sure you collect your Roy banner and share a photo to social media using #SpottedWithRoy. 

Collect your Member Attendance Reward! 

Don’t forget to collect your Brisbane Lions Rally Towel if you have attended all eight home games this season. Collect your rally towel from the Membership Marquee in Lion Park! Make sure you grab your rally towel before the game - we want to see you waving them when the boys kick a goal! Collection is available until quarter time.

Lions Shop

Head to the Lions Shop at Gate 2 to take advantage of great game day offers including:

  • Buy three packs of footy cards get one free
  • Majestic Raglan Tee $34.99 save $15.00
  • Minion Tee two for $50.00

Brisbane Lions Social Club

Opa! We’re going Greek in the Match Day Social Club this Week! 

Access via Gate 6 from 5:30pm or via the lift outside Section 51 from 5:45pm.

Join us in the Match Day Social Club for a Greek feast available for purchase from the menu below:

  • Slow Roasted Lamb
  • Lemon and Herb Chicken
  • Greek salad
  • Mezze
  • Moussaka
  • Provincial roast vegetables
  • Spanakopita
  • Selection of freshly baked breads

We will also be hosting our very first Trivia Night in the Match Day Social Club. Be sure to brush up on your general knowledge and footy facts! Join in as a team for a gold coin donation.

Brisbane Lions Members Bar

Premium season reserved seat members and September Members have FREE entry to the bar located in Section 62. Entry to the bar is subject to capacity and proof of 2018 membership must be shown upon entry.

The Coffee Club - Meet You on the Boundary Line

Get your pre-game footy fix with our Brisbane Lions footy guru, Josie Fielding, coming live to the big screen from our sideline couch. This week we’ll chat with a Brisbane Lions coach and player.

Hyundai How Much Do You Know Quiz?

Test your Lions knowledge in the Hyundai How Much Do You Know quiz and you could win 2 tickets to the Area VIP Lounge presented by Hyundai. We’ll randomly select two lucky contestants from the crowd to go head to head in the ultimate test of minds.

INC Kick 4 Cash*

With thanks to Sport Nutrition Partner, INC, you could be kicking for $4k cash at quarter time.

Simply head to the INC marquee in Lion Park pre-game to register your details and we could be calling upon you to take the field.

*Activation is subject to fine weather permitting

Oaks Roar Cam

The roar of a lion can reach 114 decibels at a distance of one metre, and can be heard from eight kilometres away. Oaks Hotels & Resorts are challenging you to get your roar on and the same time get behind our team. If you can roar the loudest and proudest, keep an eye out for the Oaks Hotels & Resorts Roar Cam and you could win a $150 Oaks Hotels & Resorts accommodation voucher.

Four’N Twenty Lucky Row

Thanks to Four’N Twenty, you could score yourself a free pie! Each home game, Four’N Twenty will be giving away free pies to a randomly selected row. Make sure you’re in your seats and keep an eye on the big screen to see if you’re in the lucky row.

Macca's Kick 2 Kick

Stick around after the game to get on the ground with Macca’s Kick 2 Kick. And if you want to join Dayne Zorko at the 2018 Toyota AFL Grand Final for the ultimate Macca’s Kick to Kick make sure to take a photo of yourself having a kick and upload it Instagram or Twitter with the #MaccasK2K or head here for more information. Dayne will also be visiting one lucky fan for a one-on-one kick to kick in their very own backyard. So make sure you upload a photo for your chance to win.

The Coffee Club Bonus Brew

Thanks to the Brisbane Lions Coaches Partner, The Coffee Club, you will receive a FREE small hot beverage from any one of the participating stores across Brisbane the day after each of our Brisbane Lions home games. 

Simply present your match day ticket or membership card to redeem on Sunday, July 22. Click here to see full Terms and Conditions and a list of Participating Stores.


WIN four tickets to the 2018 Toyota AFL Grand Final plus flights and accommodation. Enter here

Park Inside 50. Hyundai game day parking

Forget about public transport, drive your car right up to the Gabba and stroll across the road to the game. Thanks to Hyundai, 2018 Brisbane Lions Members can park at The Gabba, just metres from the stadium, no matter what kind of car you drive!

20 lucky Brisbane Lions Members will be chosen and notified before each match. For your chance to park in the Hyundai Car Park, click here to enter. 

XXXX Take in the Gold

Thanks to XXXX, you and seven mates could be Taking in the Gold at the Gabba from your very own VIP Box plus some cool XXXX merch. Click here and enter your details to win!  

50-50 Raffle

Support Hummingbird House by purchasing a ticket in Saturday’s 50-50 raffle.

One lucky person will win 50% of the prize pool in the random draw at the end of the game.

The remaining 50% will go Hummingbird House. Tickets are available from only $5!

Help Hummingbird House provide short break stays, family support services, creative therapies, and care at the end of life, for children with life-limiting conditions and their families and buy your ticket for a chance to win!

Tickets are on sale NOW!

Majestic Athletic Moments

Take a picture of yourself in your Brisbane Lions Majestic Athletic apparel and upload the photo to Instagram, Facebook or Twitter using the hashtag #LionsMajesticMoments to go in the draw to win 4 x Area VIP tickets to our next match plus Lions Shop merchandise vouchers. More details.

The Verandah presented by Hyundai

We are pine-ing for you…

Tropic Like It's Hot on the Verandah with The Brisbane Lions! Be seen at the city's hottest new social event. It’s the most scenic Verandah in Brisbane - the view is second-to-none, we're not Lion.

The Brisbane Lions are bringing the footy to you in the most authentic Queensland way – The Verandah! It’s going to take your footy experience to the next level, literally. Get your tickets and find out more here  

Autograph book giveaway

Members can collect an exclusive 2018 Autograph Book this Saturday from the MemberHQ Marquee, Match Office 7 & 9 or the Match Day Social Club! Simply flash your 2018 membership card to receive your copy! *Limited quantities available, one per member per membership card.

Hyundai Help for Kids Lions Academy Raffle

Want to win a new Hyundai? 

Keep an eye out for our Hyundai Help for Kids Lions Academy raffle ticket sellers in Lion Park and around the Stadium, and you could win a Hyundai Accent Sport plus some other great prizes. 

Tickets are $20 each with all funds raised going towards the Hyundai Help for Kids Lions Academy, a development and coaching program designed for aspiring AFL players between the ages of 12 and 18 years to fast-track the development of these players by providing elite coaching, facilities, infrastructure and support services.

Public Transport

Did you know you get FREE public transport to and from the game? Show your Brisbane Lions member card or ticket when getting on and off the train or bus and you’re set.

Call TransLink on 13 12 30 or visit to use their journey planner or view and print their maps and timetables.

Park Inside 50. Hyundai Game Day Parking

Want the best parking spot for the game?  We’re opening up the Hyundai Car Park on game day at the Gabba and you’re invited! Forget about public transport, drive your car right up to the Gabba, just metres from the stadium, and stroll across the road to the game – easy!

20 lucky drivers will be chosen and notified before each match. For your chance to park in the Hyundai Car Park, click here to enter.

Make sure you join the conversation using #AllForOne and #AFLLionsCrows


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