Posted: 26 February, 2015
Here's all the info you need to know regarding parking, public transport and more
Welcome to Foo Day! Here's all the info you need to get to tonight's gig, from parking to public transport and what time each band starts See below.
5:00PM Gates Open
6:20PM The Delta Riggs
7:05PM Rise Against
8:15PM Foo Fighters
Public transport is not included in the cost of the concert ticket, so you'll need to buy a ticket to travel on all public transport.
You are encouraged to use the express rail and Major Event Bus services scheduled for the event to avoid expected heavy congestion and peak hour traffic on roads in and around the Sydney Olympic Park precinct.
Getting to ANZ Stadium
Direct services will run between Central and Olympic Park every 15 minutes from 5.10pm to 6.10pm, then every 7- 8 minutes until the end of the concert.
Direct services between Lidcombe and Olympic Park will operate every 10 minutes throughout the day.
Getting home from ANZ Stadium
Direct services will run from Olympic Park to:
Central every 5 minutes, stopping at Strathfield and Redfern.
Schofields every 10 minutes, stopping Lidcombe, Granville, Parramatta and all stations to Schofields.
Penrith every 10 minutes, stopping Lidcombe, Granville, Parramatta and all stations to Penrith.
Sydney Olympic Park Major Event Bus services are operating on all major event bus routes across Sydney. Services will commence between approximately 3.45pm and 4.30pm, depending on the route.
Bus services will depart Olympic Park after the concert, with the last service departing 45 minutes after the conclusion of the show.
Sydney Buses will also operate to a normal weekday timetable. Route 525 operates between Parramatta and Burwood via Sydney Olympic Park. Route 526 runs from the Sydney Olympic Park Ferry Wharf to Olympic Park.
For those who plan to drive, pre-booking your parking space is essential. You can pre-book parking via:
Sydney Olympic Park Authority: Print your ticket at home by clicking here. Please note: pre-booked parking tickets cannot be booked on the day of the event.
Patrons who have pre booked their parking must consider the impacts of peak hour traffic and allow plenty of time to get to the Sydney Olympic Park Precinct, park their car and get to their seat for the show. If you haven't pre-booked your parking, patrons are strongly advised to come up with an alternative travel plan.
If you decide to drive, the below routes are advised and can help minimise traffic issues:
From the NORTH: Through Top Ryde, take Victoria Rd and then Silverwater Rd and Holker Street to Sydney Olympic Park;
From the SOUTH: Turn onto Parramatta Road then Hill Road to Sydney Olympic Park;
From the EAST: Take Parramatta Road then Birnie Avenue or Hill Road. If you are driving along Victoria Road, consider taking Silverwater Road then Holker Street.
From the WEST: Turn onto Silverwater Road then Holker Street or turn onto Hill Road, and then to Sydney Olympic Park.
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