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What to Know Before You Go: NYE double-header

30 December 2016

Here’s everything you need to know…


Date: Saturday, 31 December 2016

Location: Adelaide Oval

Gate Openings: 12.45pm

WBBL Match Start Time: 1.15pm

BBL Match Start Time: 6.40pm



Actual fireworks now #NotTravisHead pic.twitter.com/NZLh3JNUK2

NYE Extravaganza 

After the match the Strikers will once again be putting on their NYE post-match extravaganza, which this year will be a beach-themed performance!  

Stick around for the show after the match, which will last approximately ten minutes. 





The Ticketek Box Office will be open from 12:15pm and is located out the front of the Southern Plaza.

Tickets are limited and are likely to sell out for NYE so it is advised you arrive early to the oval.  For more information, please visit Ticketek online here


Strikers Membership Dome

Where: Southern Plaza

When: 3:30pm-7:00pm

For any membership enquiries call 1300GOSTRIKERS









Thanks to the Adelaide Strikers’ Major Partner, Jeep, fans will once again have an opportunity to win a Jeep Renegade of their own!

Remember to collect your 4 and 6 cards, which are located at all gates.

During the innings break, fans will be encouraged to hold up their ‘4’ and ‘6’ cards, and two people at each home game will be chosen to go in the running to win a Jeep Renegade at our last home game on Monday 16 January. Get to a game for your chance to win!

Alternatively enter here for a chance via the second chance draw. 



The Strikers Cellar is back for #BBL06 thanks to @wirrawirrawines!

REGISTER TO WIN ➡️ https://t.co/KRiGTV7zvf pic.twitter.com/NT3h5Z74vG



Thanks to Wirra Wirra, for every SIX hit by the Adelaide Strikers at Adelaide Oval, Wirra Wirra will donate six bottles of its iconic Church Block into the Strikers Cellar as part of the ‘Six for 6’ promotion.

At the end of each game one lucky fan will walk away with the contents of the Strikers Cellar.

Click here to enter now!




Planning on coming to one of our games this summer, but not 100% across all the rules of the KFC Big Bash League?

The Thirsty Camel BBL Compact Guide has everything you need to know about what's happening on the field. Pick one up at Thirsty Camel stores, at the ground on match day, or view it here on our website.

Click here to download the guide.




Check out the Strikers' Australian-first virtual reality activation in the Telstra (Southern) Plaza. Experience the journey of a young Strikers recruit in this seven-part series that takes you deep within the inner sanctum of the Adelaide Strikers.

Powered by Statewide Super, the first 500 people to visit the stand will receive a Google cardboard headset so you don't miss an episode across the season.

Click here to find out more




New sponsor @AUOutdoorLiving are giving fans the chance to toss the coin before our match against @RenegadesBBL! https://t.co/ZQyFokZ2lC pic.twitter.com/LDi9KIoT3c



Thanks to Australian Outdoor Living you have the chance to toss the coin in our final home game against the Renegades. 

Enter online for your chance to WIN 4 tickets and toss the coin at our fourth and final home game on Monday 16 January, 2017.

Click here to enter




Eastern Kids Zone - set up just inside the Victor Richardson gates at the south-east corner of the ground, with plenty of free kids’ activities including a dunk tank and cricket nets, appearances from Strikers players plus our mascots will also be appearing. 

As you approach the gate to enter Adelaide Oval, keep a look out for our staff giving out free stuff! This will occur after the WBBL is complete from around 4pm. There will be 4/6 cards, flashing headband bows, Strikers wigs and fans to get everyone into the spirit of New Year’s Eve!




The Adelaide Railway Station's northern (Riverside) doors have been closed since the 6th December 2016 for approximately 12 months due to the Festival Plaza redevelopment. This closure and construction in the area will have an impact on access to the Adelaide Oval for the remainder of the 2016/17 cricket season.

Renewal SA have developed a revised access plan for those walking to Adelaide Oval to ensure the safest and most convenient passage.

We suggest you leave a bit earlier for the first Strikers match to get used to the revised routes.




Limited parking is available in the northern car park at Adelaide Oval for $20 from 4:00pm. Or, you could park in the Adelaide CBD, where there are numerous options.

A designated drop-off zone for patrons with a disability will be available on War Memorial Drive. For access inquiries, please call the Adelaide Oval SMA on 8211 1100. 


Road Closures:

• War Memorial Drive will close at 4.00pm and re-open at 12.00am.

• Pennington Terrace will close at 9.30pm and re-open at 11.00pm.

• Traffic Marshals will be positioned on Festival Drive for arrival and departure of fans as they move across the roadway.


Drop Off Zones – For patrons with a disability

•War Memorial Drive – Located in front of the Tennis Centre

•King William Road - just north of the East Car Park entry point


Taxi Zones

•Pennington Terrace

•King William Road – north of the East Car Park entry point

•Montefiore Road


Venue Maps

Please click here for the Adelaide Oval venue map.




Capacity is estimated at 53,000. The Southern Stand is split into SACA Members areas, Strike Force Members and reserved seating areas. The eastern stand has reserved and unreserved sections available.  The northern end has reserved and unreserved sections.

Disabled seating is available in the western, eastern and southern stands. There are allocated disabled car parks in the northern car park.




We're loving our #strikeforce and want to put you all on the big screen at Adelaide Oval! Just upload your photo to your Twitter or Instagram account with #strikeforce and look out for yourself on the big screen!

We'll be out and about taking our own photos of the Strikeforce too - these will go onto our Facebook page. Make sure you tag yourself.

Follow us on Twitter (@StrikersBBL) for live score updates throughout the match plus plenty of photos.


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