CommBank Stadium in Western Sydney to Host Opening Game of 2023 Ampol Women’s State of Origin Series
Wednesday 26 April 2023 11:07am
Sydney and Townsville will host matches in the historic 2023 Ampol Women’s State of Origin Series with the opening game at CommBank Stadium in Western Sydney on Thursday 1 June.
It will be the first-ever two-match series, with the second game at Queensland Country Bank Stadium in Townsville, the NRL has announced.
The match details are as follows:
Game I: Thursday 1 June, CommBank Stadium, Western Sydney;
Game II: Thursday 22 June, Queensland Country Bank Stadium, Townsville.
Game 1 Women’s State of Origin Premium Experience packages are available via https://commbankstadium.com.au/official-hospitality/
Club and State Members can purchase tickets during a presale, starting today (Wednesday 26 April).
General Public tickets go on sale at 11am Thursday 27 April via nrl.com/tickets.
Seats are available from just $20 for adults and $40 for families, while juniors under-15 can enter free with a paying adult.
NRL CEO Andrew Abdo said: “For the first time ever, two women’s State of Origin matches will be played as part of a series.
“Women’s Origin has grown significantly since the first match in 2018.
“The matches at CommBank Stadium and Queensland Country Bank Stadium will provide another opportunity to showcase the best female players in modern stadiums in front of passionate Queensland and NSW fans.
“Another exciting change is that the games will be played during primetime on Thursday nights.”
Series partner Ampol will once again showcase the game’s up-and-coming junior female players through the Ampol Little Origin program.
The next generation of female players will have the opportunity to take to the field at half time, continuing the strong focus on aligning the elite game with grassroots programs.