News Notice

State of Origin Community Notice

01 Jun 2022

Did you know on Wednesday 8 June we will be hosting 80,000 visitors for State of Origin Game 1?

It’s going to be busy so please come and join the fun!

Pre-Game Entertainment

The Origin experience starts at 5pm, so arrive early and take advantage of the pre-game entertainment and dining on offer, with plenty of restaurants, bars and food trucks near the stadium. 

Find out more information here

Traffic Information

If you’re not keen on joining please be aware that traffic will already be very heavy on all roads approaching and within Sydney Olympic Park, especially between 5pm - 7.30pm. 

If you live at Sydney Olympic Park, consider the best time to travel home to avoid delays during peak periods.

If you work at Sydney Olympic Park, consider the best time to leave work to avoid delays during peak arrival periods or stay back to enjoy the State of Origin atmosphere.

If you are attending the game find out more travel information here

Road Closures and Changes

For Murray Rose Ave businesses adjacent to the train station, there will be no access to driveways between approximately 9.30pm-11.30pm.

For Figtree Drive residents/businesses, you will be able to exit Figtree Drive from Olympic Boulevard until 8pm.  After this time, exit will be left turn only at Australia Ave.  

At all times cars will be allowed to:

  • turn left from Australia Ave to Kevin Coombs up until 6pm
  • exit Figtree Drive via Olympic Boulevard until 8pm

 Try to avoid traffic congestion hot spots at Australia Ave and Sarah Durack intersection and the Homebush Bay Drive roundabout.

Whatever you’re doing please be aware the game is on and plan your night. 

Enquiries

Please join us in welcoming visitors to our precinct. Thanks for reading and if you have any questions please reach out to enquiries@sopa.nsw.gov.au

Electronic notifications

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