2018 NRL Matches

NRL Matches to be held at Glen Willow

Mid-Western Regional Council is excited to confirm it has secured four NRL premiership games at Mudgee's Glen Willow Regional Sports Stadium.

The two-year partnership between Council and the NRL will see the Mugdee stadium host two St George Illawarra Dragons home games and the 2018 and 2019 Charity Shield featuring the Dragons and South Sydney Rabbitohs.

2018 Charity Shield
Saturday 24 February 2018

Tickets on sale now!

For all accommodation enquiries, please contact Mudgee Region Tourism on
02 6372 1020, or alternatively visit http://tent-town.com.au/nrl-charity-shield/.


Game Day Information

For all your up-to-date information about these exciting events please check Council’s Facebook page.

2018 Match Details

2018 Charity Shield (Rabbitohs v Dragons) 
Saturday 24 February 
Gates Open: 5.15pm 
Curtain Raiser Kick Off: 5.30pm 
Charity Shield Kick Off: 7.30pm 

Ticket prices - 2018 Charity Shield, Saturday 24 February 2018

  • Reserved Grandstand – $40
  • General Admission Adult – $20
  • General Admission Concession/Junior – $15
  • Family (2 adults + 2 children) – $45

NRL Telstra Premiership Round 11 (Dragons v Raiders) 
Sunday 20 May 
Gates Open: TBC 
Curtain Raiser Kick Off: TBC 
NRL Telstra Premiership Round 11 Kick Off: 2.00pm

Ticket Prices - 2018 NRL Premiership Game, Sunday 20 May 2018

  • Reserved Grandstand – TBA
  • General Admission Adult - TBA
  • General Admission Concession/Junior – TBA
  • Family (2 adults + 2 children) - TBA

Conditions of entry NRL  (PDF 206Kb)

Coniditions of entry to Glen Willow MWRC (PDF 378Kb)


Getting to the Game

There is strictly no public parking permitted at the venue on game day. Patrons are advised to catch the FREE SHUTTLE BUS or WALK to the venue.

Free Hail and Ride Service - there will be a FREE SHUTTLE BUS service operating throughout Mudgee CBD. Services will operate  to Glen Willow Regional Sports Stadium, from the below pick up locations;

  • Mudgee Tourist Office - Market Street
  • Mudgee High School – Perry St
  • St Matthew's Catholic School - Lewis Street
  • Mudgee Race Course

Services will depart Glen Willow Regional Sports Stadium to CBD at the completion of the game at Glen Willow.

A low-floor bus will be available for patrons requiring assistance.

On foot - Glen Willow is accessible from the Mudgee CBD. Patrons parking in the Mudgee CBD will be able to walk a short distance (approx. 1km) to Glen Willow Regional Sports Stadium. 

Parking - limited parking will be available at the Mudgee Racecourse and Parklands Resort with a $2 donation to the Lions Club payable on entry. Please follow directions from traffic management personnel.

Disabled Parking - vehicles displaying a disabled parking pass will be permitted to park in the car park areas on Pitts Lane directly across from the Stadium. Please follow instructions from traffic management personnel.

A low-floor bus will be available from the Mudgee CBD for patrons requiring assistance. Please refer to Free Hail and Ride Service information.

Spectator Drop-Off - no drop-off is permitted on Pitts Lane. Drop-off should be to one of the four (4) Hail and Ride Service locations.

Gate Entry - there will be two (2) Ticketed entry gates to the stadium;

  • Eastern side (best entry for General Admission)
  • Western side (best for ticket purchases and Grand Stand seating)

On egress, pedestrians will be able to exit from both the western and eastern side of the ground.

Purchasing tickets - due to expected high demand for tickets, it is recommended that you pre-purchase your tickets through Ticketek. Tickets will be available to purchase on game day at the Box Office (western side of the ground). 

Please note: there will be strictly no pass-outs. 

Road Closures - Pitts Lane will be closed from 9.00am to 10.00pm on Saturday 24 February 2018 and Sunday 20 May 2018 except for access to residents, VIP vehicles and public transport.

Please obey all signs and travel with care. Council thanks you for your co-operation and apologises for any inconvenience this may cause.

Conditions of Entry - no alcohol or glass will be permitted to be bought in to Glen Willow Regional Sports Stadium. Security will be in place to enforce this rule. Picnic rugs and chairs are permitted to be bought in to the Stadium. Please see attached conditions of entry to the ground and cooperate with any requests from security.

Conditions of entry NRL  (PDF 206Kb)

Coniditions of entry to Glen Willow MWRC (PDF 378Kb)

Food and Beverage Facilities - there will be a number of food and beverage outlets open during the event operating from the eastern and western side of the ground.

Family Hill - the alcohol-free family hill area will be located under the scoreboard at the southern end of the ground.

ATM Facilities - there will be no ATM facilities available at the game.

For further information please contact 6378 2850. We look forward to welcoming everyone to Glen Willow Regional Sports Stadium, Mudgee and wish everyone a safe journey.

Limited sponsorship opportunities available

NRL MWRC Sponsorship proposal

Council is proud to offer your business the opportunity to become a game day partner at one or all of the NRL games, to be held at Glen Willow in 2018 and 2019.

A range of sponsorship opportunities have been developed, providing exposure to a crowd of up to 10,000 people from the Mudgee region and visitors from Central West NSW, Sydney, Newcastle, Wollongong, Canberra and interstate.

Click here (PDF 4Mb) view the sponsorship proposal document.


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