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What to know before you go: Strikers v Heat

01 February 2019

Key details to know before you go to Sunday night’s match against the Brisbane Heat.

Date: Sunday 3 February, 2019

Location: Adelaide Oval

Gates Open: 3:30pm

BBL Match Start Time: 5:45pm
Adelaide Strikers v Brisbane Heat

Another must-win match for the Adelaide Strikers in a huge clash with the Heat at home!

Nickelodeon have partnered with the KFC Big Bash League and will be at Adelaide Oval for one match only. Be there for your chance to win a family trip to Nickelodeon Land at Sea World on the Gold Coast! Click here to find out more.

In addition, there will be a heap of Nickelodeon activities throughout the night PLUS the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles will be handing out giveaways.


Box offices will be open from 3:00pm

Tickets are still available for Sunday night’s game from Ticketek online or from the Ticketek Box Office.

To avoid queues, we encourage fans to pre-purchase and book online with Ticketek by clicking here!

General Admission tickets
Please note that General Admission tickets for Adelaide Strikers games at Adelaide Oval are allocated on the Northern Mound (standing room only) and do not include a reserved seating allocation.

Strikers Membership Ticket Box
Where: Southern Plaza (small ticket box near War Memorial Drive – next to the ATMs)

When: 3:30pm – 6:00pm

Membership cap collections: If you’ve purchased a member’s cap, make sure you bring along your ID to collect it!

For any membership enquiries call 1300 467 874.


Make the most of your Strikers experience at Adelaide Oval this summer with the new Big Bash Buddy smartphone app.

Select the Strikers as your team of choice and you can watch videos, view photos, get match-day information and play interactive games live at the ground so listen out for your cue to play and look to the big screens to participate in Vodafone Tug of War and win great prizes with People’s Choice Fan of the Night.

It’s fun, free and available to download now on iOS and Android devices.

Click here for more information on the new Big Bash Buddy app.

Download the free Big Bash Buddy app


The Strikers Cellar – Wirra Wirra
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.

Click here to enter now for your chance to walk away with the contents of the Strikers Cellar! Winner drawn after every Strikers Adelaide Oval home match.


As you approach the gate to enter Adelaide Oval, keep a look out for our Strikers staff giving out free stuff! There will be Vodafone 4/6 cards, foam hands, player head cut outs and Strikers headbands.

People’s Choice Credit Union Giveaways
Stop by the People’s Choice marquee located in the Southern Plaza entrance to spin the wheel for your chance to win merchandise and a spot on the People’s Choice VIP Pavilion.

Also, thanks to People’s Choice, we will have Strikers thunder sticks given away!

Don’t forget to download the Big Bash Buddy app, for your chance to win great prizes.

NOVA 91.9 Photo booth
Visit the Casanova's at the Southern gate entrance to Adelaide Oval and get a photo to take away from their photo booth!

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 cricket nets, inflatables, player signing appearances from Strikers players, plus our mascots will also be appearing!


Car Parking: Open from 7:00am. ($20 – subject to capacity)

East: Event and Corporate permits.
North: AOSMA Wilson One permits, Event, Corporate and Disabled permits. Limited public casual disabled parking.
Torrens Parade Ground: Event, Contractor and AOSMA Staff permits. Disabled public car parking.
University Lane: Casual public car parking (subject to capacity).

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
2.00pm – 10.00pm
War Memorial Drive closed
8.00pm – 10.00pm
King William Road closed
8.30pm – 10.00pm
Pennington Terrace closed

Adelaide Oval Express Bus, Train and Tram services will be in operation. Adelaide Strikers members and ticket holders will be able to access FREE public transport to and from these matches upon presentation of their membership card or ticket.

More information and timetables available at adelaidemetro.com.au.

Belair train line partial closure

The Belair train line is partially closed until Thursday 24 January. Trains are operating between Adelaide and Blackwood. Substitute buses will operate between Blackwood and Belair and connect with train arrivals and departures at Blackwood station. Passengers travelling to the city from Glenalta, Pinera and Belair are advised to be at their substitute bus stop 5 - 10 minutes earlier than usual scheduled train time. Click here for more information.

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.


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