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Game Day Guide: Round 5 vs. Panthers


The defending champions are in town for our first match of the year at CommBank Stadium on Sunday 10th April.

We call on The Area to create an atmosphere that will have the Panthers’ tails between their legs.

Be there for one of rugby league’s most heated rivalries.

Game details

Premiership NRL Telstra 2022
Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs v Penrith Panthers
Sunday, April 10, 2022
CommBank Stadium, Parramatta, NSW

Doors open at 5 p.m.
NRL kick-off at 6:15 p.m.
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Member access

All ticketed members can scan the game at CommBank Stadium using Membership cards.

Reserved seat members will be permitted to sit in their assigned seat.

General Admission members will be able to choose a seat from the allocated aisle range indicated on the membership card.

Flexi 4 members will be able to use their membership cards to scan up to four Sydney home games during the season, including this Round 5 game.


Tickets are on sale via Ticketek now!

Starting at just $25.00* for an adult ticket, bring the whole pack to CommBank Stadium to see our blockbuster showdown against the reigning Premiers! Please note that CommBank Stadium is a cashless venue, with tap and go the only way to purchase tickets at the box office.

If you have selected mobile tickets, be sure to download your ticket before you arrive. You must share your tickets with the accompanying group or party prior to your arrival. Mobile Ticket Sharing FAQs

Excluding Booking Fees•

Game Day Activations

Family fun area

Descend to the Family Fun Zone in the compound outside Gate B from 5:00 p.m. for the family show!* Take the kids into a world of pre-game excitement with the following activities offered free of charge;

  • fairy thread
  • Big bouncy castle
  • Mechanical Football
  • Toxic Elimination Challenge
  • mobile play theater
  • Photo opportunities with the sapphires as well as our mascots Bella and Brutus

A VenuesLive Food Village will also be operational in the venue area during this time.

Say hello to our partner lawyers Carroll & O’Dea at their pop-up booth and get a free gift!

Please note that the Family Fun Zone will be accessible weather permitting.*

Club 18 Members Lounge

Club 18 is open for our clash against the Penrith Panthers at CommBank Stadium!

Head to the Northwest Terrace on Level 1 adjacent to Aisle 229 with your membership card to gain access.

Club 18 will be open from 5:00 p.m. until half-time with the option to purchase from a full cafe menu.

Be aware that CommBank Stadium is cashless, with tap and go the only way to purchase items.


Shop the 2022 Bulldogs merchandise line from the Merchandise Van located in the compound outside Gate B or once inside at the North East Merchandise Outlet (near Gate B).

Bulldogs 2022 home jerseys will be available for purchase, along with our popular practice jersey and captains practice t-shirt.

Don’t forget, members get 15% off!

A queuing system will be developed at the point of sale to ensure social distancing of 1.5m.

Be aware that CommBank Stadium is cashless, with tap and go the only way to purchase items.

Traffic & Transport

  • All paid memberships and match day tickets include travel to and from CommBank Stadium on Sydney trains. Show your ticket or proof of purchase to the Sydney Trains employee at the station.
  • Plan your trip and arrive early using the Transport for NSW trip planner here.
    Trains and buses run regularly to Parramatta Station which is a 15 minute walk from the stadium. Some buses also stop outside the stadium on O’Connell St.
  • If you are driving, travel with your group and use the car park near Justice Precinct car park next to Hunter St, Eat Street car park next to George St and Parramatta Station car park next to Wentworth St. Make a day of it and get there early, there are plenty of restaurants and cafes nearby on Church Street along the recently revitalized Eat Street.
  • When taking public transportation, plan ahead, allow extra time, and sit or stand on the green dots. You can also view real-time capacity indicators when planning your trip or boarding services.
  • Remember that it is mandatory to wear a face mask on public transport.
    Traffic may be heavier than usual on the roads approaching the compound, so allow extra travel time. You can find real-time updates on traffic conditions at livetraffic.com.
  • Additional measures and staff will be in place around Parramatta to safely manage crowds arriving and leaving the event, so please be patient, practice physical distancing in queues and follow instructions from on-site staff.

Bus service from Canterbury League Club and Lakemba Services Club

  • A FREE bus service will operate from Canterbury League Club and Lakemba Services Club to and from CommBank Stadium
  • Two buses will leave Canterbury League Club (26 Bridge Rd, Belmore) at 5.00pm before heading to Lakemba Services Club (26 Quigg St – cnr de The Boulevarde Lakemba) and CommBank Stadium
  • CommBank Stadium drop off and pick up point will be in Prince Alfred Square
  • After the game, around 8pm, both buses will depart from Prince Alfred Square to Lakemba Services Club and then to Canterbury League Club.
  • To reserve your spot, please complete the registration form by 9:00 a.m. on Friday, April 8. If you are unsure if you are registered please contact [email protected] or 1300 769 164
  • Please arrive early to ensure you have time to be seated.
  • Masks are mandatory on board.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

Visit the CommBank COVID Safe page for the most up-to-date information.

Our fans can be sure that the stadium has strong protective measures in place, including:

  • An intensive cleaning regime has been put in place.
  • Hand sanitizing stations are available at the entrance and at various accessible locations around the site.

We need your help to keep our stadium safe and protect the health of all customers and workers by following the COVIDSafe measures below:

Please stay home if you:

  • Are sick, unwell or have been diagnosed with COVID-19 or are awaiting a COVID-19 test result.
  • Have been in contact with someone who has COVID-19 or is awaiting a COVID-19 test result.
  • Are considered a close contact by NSW Health (https://www.health.nsw.gov.au/Infectious/covid-19/Pages/case-locations-and-alerts.aspx)
  • Keep up to date with NSW Health’s advice on wearing face masks in stadiums and on public transport by referring to the latest health orders for stadiums and public transport via the NSW Government link.
  • Where possible, maintain a physical distance of 1.5m from people outside your party – with particular attention when queuing to access the stadium, in food and drink queues and when accessing the toilet.
  • Customers should only sit in their assigned seat or section printed on your ticket or membership card.
  • Entry will be strictly through the gate printed on your ticket.
    Please be aware that our stadium is cashless, with tap and go the only way to purchase items.
  • Arrive early and limit bags where possible to ensure a smooth entry.
  • Practice high level hand hygiene using the hand sanitizers located around the venue.

Match day questions

If you have questions on game day, you can get help from a Bulldogs representative at the box office outside Gate B from 5:00 p.m. The staff will be available to answer your questions until half-time.

A membership application booth will also be open inside the stadium at Aisle 221 on Level 1 East.


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How to watch

AU/NZ National Coverage:

  • Foxtel (Fox League)
  • Kayo
  • Sky NZ (Sky Sports 4)
  • Radio: ABC, Triple M (Sydney and Brisbane) (or via the Match Center in the NRL app or NRL.com)

International coverage: