Rd.1 Game Day information
Melbourne Storm v St. George Illawarra Dragons
Monday 7 March, AAMI Park
Gates open: 6pm; Kick-off: 7pm
TV: Fox Sports 1, LIVE from 7pm
Online: NRL Digital Pass
Radio: ABC Grandstand, Triple M
Membership sales will be available from the membership marquee located at Entrance F of AAMI Park from 5pm. Memberships purchased on Saturday will be given access to the game.
A wide range of Storm merchandise will be available on Monday at AAMI Park for Melbourne's first game of the 2016 season.
- The Melbourne Storm megastore will be from 4pm at AAMI Park.
- Merchandise outlets inside AAMI Park will be located at Aisle 3 and 23. (Open from 6pm).
EMERGENCY SERVICES CUP
Storm will kick-off the 2016 season on Monday night, playing for the Emergency Services Cup against St. George Illawarra. The Round 1 clash will honour the tireless efforts of Victorian and New South Wales fire fighters and other emergency services personnel. 1,000 tickets to the season opener haves been donated to emergency services teams and volunteers to attend the match.
STORM FAN ZONE
NEW in 2016 is the Storm Fan Zone on Gosch's Paddock! From 5pm, Storm fans will be encouraged to take part in a host of free activities including the popular Storm skills zone. The Nova Casanovas will be on hand with giveaways and music. Zap your Lightning Rewards card at the Storm Fan Zone and receive 500 Lightning Rewards points!
Remember to activate and top up your membership card for Monday night’s game. Purchase any CUB product throughout the entire game on Monday night using your membership card and go into the running to be sitting in the CUB Best Seats in the House at our next home game against the Titans.
WIN a $1000 Tigerair Voucher on Monday!
If you see Tigerair’s Toby the Tiger at AAMI Park before Monday's game, take a photo with him for the chance to WIN! Find out more here.
SOCIAL CLUB - POST MATCH
Social Club will return in the Clubhouse following matches in 2016 with player interviews on stage, entertainment and drinks available providing members and fans a great chance to reflect post game.
Daily passes will be available for Social Club in Round 1 starting from $10 for members and$15 for non-members.
Social Club medallions providing entry for the whole year will also be available from $50.
2016 Membership packs are currently being received in the post. Members can track their kits at any time using their member number via this link.
To ensure all members have access to the game on Monday 7 March at AAMI Park, please note:
- If you have joined after Tuesday 1 March, 6pm you will have to collect a paper ticket from the membership marquee located at Entrance F of AAMI Park from 5pm.
If you have not received your membership card, the fastest way for us to address the issue is to contact the Membership Department on 1300 786 767 between 9am-5pm, Monday to Friday or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
CONCESSION MEMBERSHIP HOLDERS
Concession membership holders are required to present their concession identification card upon entry to AAMI Park on match day.
If you do not have your concession identification card with as well as your membership card you may be refused entry into the ground.
Junior members with school or library ID will also be required to bring it to the ground. This is stated in the in the membership brochure and is part of the member terms and conditions.
Melbourne Storm cannot issue replacement tickets when membership cards are not brought to the game.
Members will need to purchase a daily admission ticket at their own cost. Members with a reserved seat can get their ticket re-printed but must have their seat details with them. Seat confirmation must be made before 5:00pm Friday by calling the membership services department on 1300 786 767 or email email@example.com.
TRANSPORT AND PARKING INFORMATION
MOPT advise all patrons attending the event parking is extremely limited and the use of Public Transport is recommended.
The following Carparks will be open for Public Parking on Monday 7 March subject to space available.
Melbourne Park – Entrance D Eastern Plaza and Northern Carparks open from 6am
$20 pre-booked parking - BOOK HERE - (bookings must be made 24 hours prior to arrival)
$30 Event Day Rate
Yarra Park MCG - Gate 3 open from 5pm
Daily Rate: $10 (cash only)
No other events scheduled.
Transport Information for users with accessible needs
A limited number of accessible spaces can be pre-booked for each home game. Please contact Melbourne Park Box Office on 03 9286 1208 (Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm) to make a booking. Spaces are allocated at Entrance F AAMI Park and Entrance G on Olympic Boulevard. Spaces will be released for sale on the Thursday a week before each home game.