- Friday 18 December 2015
Season 2015 preliminary finalists Melbourne Storm will play a pre-season trial game against Wests Tigers at Sunshine Coast Stadium on Saturday, February 13 2016, kicking off at 5pm.
Melbourne’s squad is expected to feature many of the players who took the Storm to the final four last season, while it will be the first ever appearance on the Coast for the Tigers.
The best way to get up close to the NRL stars will be via the Ultimate Fan Package which includes guaranteed grandstand seating for the game, pre and post Ultimate Fan Function access with the opportunity to meet the players, one ticket to the Sunshine Coast Falcons first home game of 2016, finger food, a basic drinks package and a Melbourne Storm cap.
Ultimate Fan Package ticket holders will also go into the draw to win the Ultimate Fan Experience which includes flights and accommodation to Melbourne to see a 2016 Melbourne Storm home game. Full details of the prize are available on the Sunshine Coast Stadium website. Individual general admission tickets to the game are also on sale and selling fast, with prices $20 for Adults, $10 for Children and Family Tickets (2A+2C) available from $55.
A variety of corporate and hospitality packages are also available and more information on these can be found via the website or by calling 07 5437 7666.
Melbourne’s decision to play a pre-season trial on the Coast strengthens the ties which began when Storm signed a three-year partnership agreement with the Sunshine Coast Falcons in the Intrust Super Cup ahead of the 2015 season.
Both the Melbourne Storm and the Wests Tigers are scheduled to hold open training sessions at the stadium on Friday, February 12.
Tickets for the pre-season trial are now available through www.sunshinecoaststadium.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/buy-tickets or by calling 07 5437 7666Sunshine Coast Stadium is located at 31 Sportsmans Parade, Bokarina. Access to car parking on the day will be via Nicklin Way.