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The St George Illawarra Dragons will play the Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks at WIN Stadium, Wollongong on Friday, April 13.

Gates open: 6:30pm
NRL kick-off:

Broadcast: Channel Nine and Fox League

Hashtags: #NRLDragonsSharks #redv

Match day sponsor: Tynan Motors


  • Dragons up against local rivals the Sharks again in 2018 – this time on home turf.
  • Friday night footy doesn't get better than this. Don't miss the atmosphere and action of the local derby.
  • Kids are free when you purchase a family pass – only $50 when you pre-purchase
  • Tickets at Ticketmaster
  • It's not too late to be a Red V Membership. Secure your place at the game. Red V Membership provides you the best value tickets every time, visit:


Precinct Activities

You will find all of your favourite Dragons activities around the precinct:

  • Grab your copy of the 2018 Flames Squad Posters from the girls at each entry gate.
  • 'Be a Player' photo opportunity - channel your inner Dragons player and find out how you would look in the Red V.
  • 'Measure Up' banner - see how you 'measure' up to your favourite Dragons players
  • Visit our McDonalds Hill where there will be a jumping castle, face painters, balloon twisters and the Dragons 'Pass the Ball' board
  • Visit the activation area on Harbour Street to collect your:
    • Tynan Motors TRY cards
    • Westfund TRY cards and thunder sticks
    • Brydens Lawyers show bag including a stress ball and drink bottle
    • St George Bank 'GO DRAGONS' banners
    • Purchase your ticket in the 50-50 charity raffle for your chance to take home 50 per cent of the overall funds raised. 50 per cent goes to a winner at the game and 50 per cent goes to the match day charity – Illawarra Health and Medical Research Institute. Our last winner took home over $3,000.


Member access

The following Red V Memberships include entry to the match:

  • Platinum
  • Full season
  • Heartland
  • Wollongong upgrade
  • Wollongong pass
  • Five-game flexi*
  • Three-game flexi*

The following Red V Memberships do not include entry to the match:

  • Kogarah upgrade
  • Kogarah pass
  • Dragons Faithful
  • Junior Dragon
  • Toddler Dragon
  • Baby Dragon

* If you are a bronze three or five-game flexi member and will be attending this game, please register your attendance by Wednesday, April 11 so we can save you a seat.

Red V Member ticket sales

Red V Members wishing to buy tickets/additional tickets can access a member discount on pre-purchased tickets. Please check your Red V emails for the code to access the discount. The discount expires 11:59pm, April 12, 2018 and is not valid at the gate on game day.

Click here to purchase tickets

Red V Member upgrades at the game:

Members are able to upgrade their tickets at the game by visiting the Ticketmaster box office at the ground on game day and presenting their membership card or ticket with a Red V sticker on it. Prices below are per ticket.

Silver to Gold


Bronze to Silver


Bronze to Gold


GA to Bronze


GA to Silver


GA to Gold



Haven't received your 2018 membership card?

Red V Members who have purchased membership with game entitlements after March 26 will be required to pick up a paper ticket for entry to the match.

Please email by 5pm, Thursday, April 12 to have your paper ticket printed and ready for collection at the Gate A box office membership window on game day from 6.15pm.

After this time you will need to visit the membership window at the Gate A box office and we will provide you with a paper ticket.

Red V Member enquiries on game day

Should you have a membership enquiry on game day, please see membership staff at one of the following locations:

  • Red V Tent outside Gate A: 6:15pm-8:10pm
  • Red V Tent inside Gate C: 6:45pm-full-time
  • Red V Membership ticket window Gate A: 6:15pm-15 minutes after kick-off

Red V Member discounts on game day:

  • Show your member card at Dragons merchandise outlets to receive your relevant Member discount
  • Receive up to a five per cent discount at selected food and beverage outlets upon presentation of their membership card. Discount excludes carts and outside vendors.

Premium and Platinum Members

Collect your Big League magazine with your collection voucher at the Red V Membership tents outside Gate A or inside Gate C.



Winning doubles monies can be collected outside Steelers Club on Harbour Street up to 20 minutes post-match.

Bringing a Banner?

If you are bringing a large flag or banner to the game, please email This will register your banner or flag for the 2018 season and help you avoid unnecessary delays at the entry gates.


Available from Ticketmaster. Pre-purchase your tickets and save: buy online at or call 136 100.

Tickets for this game are not available for sale at the Dragons Team Store. To buy in person please visit a Ticketmaster box office.

Please note: General admission on the hill may be enforced as a standing area only when capacity is reached.

Please only purchase tickets to Dragons games at WIN Stadium through Ticketmaster. Tickets purchased through non-official vendors, platforms or individuals cannot be authenticated, exchanged or refunded by the Dragons or Ticketmaster.


Shop and Huts


Open time

Close time

Dragons team store

Leagues Club



Merch Van

Outside Gate A, Harbour Street


15-mins post-match

Merch Hut

Gate A


15-mins post-match

Merch Hut

Gate C


15-mins post-match

Merch Hut

Gate D


15-mins post-match




Red V Members can redeem their 2018 Member draw magnet by visiting a Dragons merchandise outlet at the game or the Dragons team store. Simply present the voucher found on your welcome letter to receive your magnet.




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Shuttle Buses

A free courtesy bus will operate for all regular season matches played at WIN Stadium.

The bus picks up from Wollongong Station and makes its way down Burelli Street to WIN Stadium, Wollongong.

The bus commences one hour prior to NRL kick-off and runs to the train timetable of City Rail trains at Wollongong Station.

At the conclusion of the game the bus makes one run to Wollongong Station.

Wollongong's free Gong shuttle bus

Wollongong's free Gong shuttle bus makes it easy to get around Wollongong's city centre. The service operates between 7am-10pm from Monday to Friday, every 10 minutes during peak (7am-9am and 3pm-6pm) and every 20 minutes off-peak.

The weekend service will operate every 20 minutes between 8am and 6pm

Own transport and parking:

There are approximately 1,200 parking spaces located within close proximity, and only a few minutes walking distance, from WIN Stadium and WIN Entertainment Centre.

-        WIN Stadium car park (opposite the Sage Hotel): pay and display and parking rates apply

-        Stewart Street multi story

-        Stewart Street East – special event parking rates apply

-        St Francis Xavier Cathedral

-        Woolworths car park, Burelli Street

-        Market Street

-        David Jones car park

-        Wollongong Central (GPT)

-        Crown Central (north and south)

-        Wollongong Station Car Park

Pay and Display machines operate on a number of on-street and off-street parking spaces in the city centre.

If you require accessible parking at WIN Stadium, Wollongong you must hold a mobility parking scheme sticker to qualify.

Please contact the club no later than close of business Wednesday, April 11 to book an accessible parking space for Round 6. Please note that we have limited disabled parking at WIN Stadium and that disabled parking will be allocated on a first in best dressed situation.

Further parking is available in surrounding streets for WIN Stadium, Wollongong.

Acknowledgement of Country

St George Illawarra Dragons respect and honour the Traditional Custodians of the land and pay our respects to their Elders past, present and future. We acknowledge the stories, traditions and living cultures of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders peoples, where our games are played, our programs are conducted and in the communities we support.

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