GAME DAY INFORMATION: FORCE V MALAYSIA VALKE
Warm-up for the Bledisloe Cup with another show-stopping entertainment fuelled game of Rapid Rugby.
With the eyes of Australian rugby on Perth, let’s fill HBF Park with a Sea of Blue and show our proud rugby culture in Western Australia.
Find out what we have planned for another fantastic night of rugby and entertainment.
AROUND THE GROUNDS
4.30pm – Gates Open – Family-friendly activities are all over Gate 1! (Gate 3 will open at 4.30pm, all other gates will open at 5 pm).
4.20pm – Perth schoolboys will get a taste of Rapid Rugby on the big house as the Western Force School Boys All-Stars team takes on Aranmore Catholic College.
5.50pm – The Australian Navy Band takes to the stage performing some of their biggest hits.
5.55pm – Get a sneak peek of the teams and watch them warm-up.
6.15pm – Wadjuck Nyoongar Elder Professor Simon Forrest will present the Welcome to Country.
6.20pm – The Voice Australia’s 2018 champion, Sam Perry, will take centre stage to start off the rugby part festivities.
6.30pm – Kick-off! Join in in all the rugby action!
The family-friendly activities are back at Gate one with special appearances from some of your favourite characters from Disney’s Frozen.
– A Winter Wonderland will be taking over gate one with unicorn rides, an inflatable snow dome, free snow cones and much more!
– The kids will have a blast on some of our favourite rides.
– Be sure to get your face painted at our free face paint stall.
– Brush up on your rugby skills are the Rugby Roo’s Rugby skills area.
Pre-game entertainment is set to go off with a BANG!
The Royal Australian Navy Band will get the stadium in the mood before Sam Perry gets the ground ready for kick-off.
Rhino’s Rapid Catch for Cash!
Watch as four hopefuls attempt to catch as many of the 20 Rapid Fire Rhino balls they can catch!
Can You Kick It?
Thanks to Retravision, one lucky person gets the chance to win a $1000 voucher!
Think you can climb up the Ninja Academy Warped Wall? Some lucky contestants will get the shot to see if they can do it better than the Ninja’s themselves.
Join the Force on the field
Ready, set, selfie!
Members, fans and supporters will be welcomed to join the players on the field to grab an autograph, picture or just to have a chat.
GETTING TO AND FROM THE GAME
Public Transport is included in your game day ticket and/or Membership card(s)!
Bus stops are located on Lord, Beaufort and Brisbane Street, with all buses servicing the Elizabeth Quay Bus Station.
Or you can catch the train with Claisebrook Station just 300m from Gate 4. McIver, East Perth and Perth Station are also roughly a 15-minute walk away.
If you wish to drive in, parking is available at all train stations as well as parking lots around the area. Brisbane Street Car Park is located a couple minutes’ walk away from the stadium, with parking lots on Beaufort and Stirling streets also just around the corner.
HOW TO WATCH THE GAME
The best and only way to watch this game is LIVE at the Force Field – HBF Park.
Member packs will be available to be collected at this Friday night’s game from the Members Kiosk INSIDE the Gate 4.
The Member Marquee is located in the South-East corner of HBF Park (next to Gate 4) and is open from 5 pm through to 30 minutes post-game.
Please remember to bring your redemption voucher to ensure you can collect your member pack on the night!
Member packs will also be available for collection from the Western Force team store (203 Underwood Avenue Floreat) Monday to Friday between 9 am and 4 pm.
Please note: The Shed will be closed to patrons for the pre-game entertainment, but will be opened just before kick-off.