Oct 31

FANS READY TO SHAKE IT OFF ALL NIGHT WITH TAYLOR SWIFT AT ANZ STADIUM THIS FRIDAY

Wednesday 31 October 2018 12:00am

  • Swifties will flock to ANZ Stadium this Friday for Taylor Swift's reputation Stadium Tour show;
  • Fans are strongly encouraged to use public transport to Olympic Park, with return travel on Sydney Trains and Major Event Buses included in all tickets;
  • All music fans are advised to arrive early to allow additional time for the security screening process when entering the Stadium and to only drive to the Sydney Olympic Park precinct if they have pre-booked parking.
  • With a hot day forecast fans planning to arrive during the day should bring sun protection and be prepared.
  • Check out the Taylor Swift Fact Sheet for all the info you need about the show.

Julian Keith

ARE you ready to get Out of the Woods and into ANZ Stadium with Taylor Swift this Friday?

Dubbed as her biggest and best tour ever, Taylor’s reputation Stadium Tour is set to light up Sydney with one of the biggest productions ever seen at the Stadium.

Joined by New Zealand’s own Broods and British pop sensation Charli XCX, the show will be one of the can’t-miss events of the year.

With a big crowd on the way, we’ve put together a big list to help you have the perfect night.

THE EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW FACT SHEET

To help you have the best time possible, we’ve done up the ultimate Taylor Swift Sydney show fact sheet.

All your questions from bags, to signs and outfits, transport and timings – it’s all here!

Save the sheet here and be prepared

DON'T MISS A BEAT . . . KEY TIMINGS:

  • Gates Open: 5:30pm
  • Opening Act Commences: 7:00pm

Head to our event page for all the latest info on timings and other event details.

WHAT'S THE BEST WAY TO GET TO THE CONCERT?

With a large crowd on the way and another event in Sydney Olympic Park on Friday it’s set to be a busy day in the precinct.

The good news for Taylor Swift fans is that tickets to the show at ANZ Stadium include return travel on all public transport; including Sydney Trains, Sydney Olympic Park Major Event Buses and regular bus services, Ferry services and Light Rail services.

For the right to travel, concert goers should present their ticket or proof of purchase to a member of transport staff.

For all the latest transport info, and to plan your trip, visit the Transport for NSW event page here.

Car parks in Sydney Olympic Park will fill on the night, so if you must drive it's vital you pre-book your parking here.

For the best night possible, fans are strongly encouraged to plan their trip well in advance of the day, arrive early and leave plenty of additional travel time.

DEDICATED DROP-OFF & PICK-UP LOCATION

A dedicated loop for dropping-off and picking-up on Friday has been nominated in Sydney Olympic Park on the corner of Orana Parade and Grand Parade.

To access, drive down Australia Avenue and enter via Gate 10 on to New England Avenue, turning on to Orana Parade and then again to Grand Parade before exiting out of Gate 11 onto Australia Avenue.

STAY COOL OUT THERE, THIS IS ONE HOT SHOW

With a hot Sydney day on the way this Friday it’s important fans arriving early in Sydney Olympic Park plan for a warm one and stay hydrated.

The good news for concert-goers is that the dial is expected to drop to below 30C by the time the opening act commences at 7pm.

Look out for water refilling stations available both on the arena floor and the level 1 concourse.

Hat, sunscreen and water – if you’re planning to be here during the day make sure you bring sun protection.

GRAB A BITE BEFORE AND AFTER THE SHOW

With a number of restaurants, cafes, bars and pop-up food stalls open in the Park pre and post-concert you can make a whole night of it. Head here for the full list of permanent eateries available in Sydney Olympic Park.

UNAUTHORISED TICKET SELLERS

Remember Ticketek is the ONLY authorised ticketing agent for this event. To ensure you don’t end up with invalid tickets, DO NOT buy them through any unauthorised re-sellers such as Viagogo, Ticketmaster Resale, Tickets, eBay, Gumtree, Tickets Australia, Ticket Merchant, Ticket Blaster, Ticket Bis, Queenoftickets, etc.

ANZ Stadium has no obligation to honour tickets bought from any agent other than Ticketek.

We don’t want anyone to miss out on what is sure to be an awesome night, so spread the word and enjoy the concert!

SAFETY AND SECURITY AT ANZ STADIUM

Public safety is our No.1 priority at ANZ Stadium.

The Stadium works closely with NSW Police and other authorities to identify risks at all events.

A high NSW Police and Security presence will be in place for the concert, both inside ANZ Stadium and throughout the Sydney Olympic Park precinct before, during and after the event.

Fans are encouraged to arrive early and leave additional time for the security screening process when entering the Stadium. This process will include mandatory bag searches and personal checks.

Only small bags (no larger than an A4 piece of paper) are permitted into ANZ Stadium for events, and all bags will be checked by security. No backpacks will be permitted into the venue for this event. Fans should arrive without bags if possible.

See something/Say something: Please report any unusual or suspicious behaviour or unattended items to Customer Service staff, Police or Security.

Thank you for helping us provide a safe environment for this great event.

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