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What to know before you go: Strikers v Stars

10 January 2019

All the key details to know before Friday night’s blockbuster against the Melbourne Stars at Adelaide Oval.

Date: Friday 11 January 2019

Location: Adelaide Oval

Gates Open: 4:15pm

BBL Match Start Time: 6:30pm
Adelaide Strikers v Melbourne Stars

Adelaide Strikers captain Travis Head will be back to lead his side for the first time this season against the Melbourne Stars at Adelaide Oval in a crucial clash for both sides vying for a top-four spot on the BBL|08 ladder.


Box offices will be open from 3:45pm

Tickets are still available for tomorrow 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: 4:15pm – 6:45pm

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.

Vodafone Tug of War: Round Two

Click here for more information on the new 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.

Statewide Super’s Ultimate Fan
Click here
to be in the running to win the Ultimate Fan Experience, thanks to Statewide Super at the Strikers! Prize includes pre-game Adelaide Oval walk, Bat Flip and signed merchandise which will be on Sunday 3 February at our game against the Brisbane Heat.

Enter today to be in the running


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.

Vodafone Giveaways
Thanks to Vodafone, at each game there will be USB Fans to plug into your phone to keep you cool throughout the match!

People’s Choice Credit Union Giveaways

Thanks to People’s Choice, we will have Strikers thunder sticks which will be given away at match. Also don’t forget to download the Big Bash Buddy app, for your chance to win great prizes.

Statewide Super Giveaways
Keep on the lookout for the Statewide Super Team giving out scratchie cards for your chance to win Adelaide Oval kiosk vouchers

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! Also, thanks to People’s Credit Union there will be a bowling radar activation to test your fastest bowling speed – so make sure you visit!


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
3.00pm – 11.00pm
War Memorial Drive closed
9.00pm – 11.00pm
King William Road closed
9.30pm – 11.00pm
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

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.


Tag #BlueEnergy on social media and you could be up on the big screen at Adelaide Oval. Upload your photo to Twitter or Instagram with the hashtag #BlueEnergy and be part of the action!

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