12 Dec 2018

Nathan Davis

FORGET the new socks and novelties, are you after something exciting to fill your stockings this Christmas?

With a bevy of concerts, Stadium spectaculars and must-see footy blockbusters coming to Stadium Australia in 2019, you can guarantee that your loved ones will be cheering come Christmas morning when they find these hot tickets under the tree.

The countdown to Christmas is well and truly on, forget about last-minute shopping stress and snap up the presents at the top of every sports and music-lovers wish lists!

  • EMINEM RAPTURE Australian Tour: GUESS WHO’S BACK?! The Rap God Marshall Bruce Mathers III is back and this time he is bringing his RAPTURE 2019 stadium tour to Stadium Australia on Friday 22 February. Go here for tickets.
  • Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo: Considered one of the greatest shows on Earth, the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo is marching to Sydney 17-19 October 2019. Featuring 1200 performers from around the world and a one-for-one scale replica of the iconic Edinburgh Castle, a Stadium Australia Corporate Hospitality package to the Tattoo will be a welcome addition to any stocking this Christmas. Enquire here for more.
  • Holden State of Origin III: The ultimate gift for any NSW rugby league fan . . . a chance to witness Freddy’s Baby Blues go back-to-back and raise the coveted State of Origin shield on home soil. 2019 State of Origin Game III is on Wednesday 10 July, general public tickets on sale now here.
  • Summer of Football: Looking for something for that special football fanatic? The Western Sydney Wanderers are kicking off 2019 in full force with four blockbuster home games in three weeks at Stadium Australia. The Summer of Football launches the new year into overdrive with a New Year's Day double-header that's not to be missed.  Tickets to each game available here
  • Stadium Tours: Think outside the box and treat your loved ones with an exclusive sneak peek behind-the-scenes of Sydney’s Olympic Stadium. See where some of the world’s biggest stars have provided hundreds of unforgettable moments on Australia’s grandest stage. The Explore Tour provides once-in-a-lifetime experiences, from running down the Player’s Tunnel onto the hallowed Stadium Australia turf, to standing on the actual medal podium used for the Sydney 2000 Olympics. No need to book, just enter through Gate C/D and head to the rebel Sports Store. 
  • Stadium Australia Membership: Give the gift that keeps on giving by spoiling your loved one with the best present of all: a full year of sporting blockbusters with an Stadium Australia Membership! A Stadium Membership ensures a premium seat to Origin, NRL Grand Final, Bledisloe Cup and loads more events, with a host of additional benefits thrown in. Inquire here.

Now that your gift-list is sorted it's time to embrace the holiday cheer and join in on the all the silly season fun with Sydney Olympic Park is the place to get jolly this December.

The 2018 Sydney Christmas Fair is running all day Saturday 22 December, with amusement rides, food trucks, and a Christmas Market free to enjoy for all ages. Then once the sun goes down it’s time to head to Cathy Freeman Park for the annual Carols by the Cauldron. For more information about all these great activities, and more, go here.

Check out the entire 2019 Stadium Australia Event Calendar here.