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T20 World Cup Venue Guide

Adelaide Oval

Adelaide / Tarndanya

KEY INFORMATION FOR THE SEMI FINAL

- 4pm: Fan Zone Opens
- 4:30pm: Gates Open
- We encourage you to arrive before 5:30pm for a quick and easy entry to the venue. We are expecting a near capacity crowd so the gates will be extremely busy from 5:45pm.
- Prams and strollers are not permitted into Adelaide Oval. Free pram storage will be available at the North Gate and East Gate.
- Download the official T20 World Cup App for live scores, interactive polls and match day info
- All spectators, including children, will be subject to bag search and scanning using a Handheld Metal Detector prior to entry

ACCESSIBILITY

Wheelchair and accessible seating along with carer and companion seating is available throughout the venue for all matches and can be purchased online via tickets.t20worldcup.com or via the Ticketing Contact Centre.

Disability drop off and pick up zones (disability permit holders only) for event days are located on:

  • War Memorial Drive, out the front of Next Gen Health Clubs and Tennis SA, adjacent to Pinky Flat. This drop off zone must be accessed from the western side via Montefiore Road or Morphett Street Bridge
  • King William Road, adjacent to the East Gate for north-bound traffic
  • Pennington Terrace (northern end of Adelaide Oval)

Permits for this can be obtained by contacting Services SA.

All main entries to the stadium are accessible for wheelchair users and those who are accompanied by assistant dogs. Ramps are positioned near all lifts, stairs, and escalators in the stadium.

Please ensure powered wheelchairs or scooters are charged as there are no charging points within the public seating section.

Hearing loops are available at William Magarey room, Cathedral room, Premiership suite, MG suite one, Committee Room, SMA Boardroom, Gil Langley Room, Leigh Whicker Room, Ian McLachlan Dining room and Phil Ridings bar.

All catering outlets have accessible height counters and clear signage indicating how to locate and use the facilities provided.

The stadium has 41 unisex toilets located near all male and female toilets throughout the stadium. These toilets have raised tactile/braille signs that tell which way to transfer onto the pan. Additionally, 77 cubicles within the male or female toilets have extra space with the door opening away from you to assist patrons who use a walking frame or another mobility aid. Male urinals have support rails at each end to assist with mobility.

There are 11 parenting rooms with baby change tables mounted at accessible heights.

CASHLESS VENUE

Adelaide Oval operates by card only. Patrons with cash will be able to exchange it for a complementary cash card and event day staff are familiar with locations of cash card exchange booths around the stadium. The cash card may be used at food and beverage outlets. Your cash card can be redeemed for cashing for the remaining card value at the stadium during stadium operating hours.

CHILDREN AND INFANTS

Prams and strollers are not permitted into Adelaide Oval. Free pram storage will be available at the East Gate and North Gate. Items are left at owner’s risk.

There are 11 parenting rooms with baby change tables mounted at accessible heights.

COVID SAFETY

Please stay home if you are unwell or experiencing COVID-19 symptoms.

For the safety of all, we recommend you wear a face mask when arriving at, moving around and exiting the venue to protect yourself and others.

Please wash or sanitise your hands regularly and cover coughs and sneezes. There are the hand sanitiser stations available around the venue.

ESKIES

You may bring a small esky or cooler bag to the venue, but it must be smaller than H:35cm, W:20cm, L:30cm to fit under your seat.

Please read the Restricted and Prohibited Items section below to ensure any food and drink you bring is permitted into the venue.

FIRST AID

First aid services are available to all patrons and medical crew will be present inside and outside the stadium. Please ask a member of staff for assistance if you require medical attention.

LOST PROPERTY

Any lost property that is found during the event will be located inside the south gate, memorial drive. Contact 8205 4700 or enquires@adelaideoval.com.au for enquiries after the event.

MERCHANDISE

Merchandise will be available from outlets in the Western Stand, Eastern Stand and Riverbank Stand. Additional outlets will be outside the venue at the South Gate and East Gate. Please ask a member of staff or a volunteer to direct you to the nearest one.

PASS OUTS

Ticket Pass outs will be permitted at all T20WC venues on all match days.*

Each ticketholder must have their ticket scanned out at the time they exit the venue. Ticket holders must retain their valid Match-day ticket as they will be required to scan their ticket to exit and again to re-enter.

If a ticketholder tries to re-enter the venue and their ticket has not first been scanned out, they may be denied entry back into the venue.

All ticket holders re-entering the venue will be required to go through and pass the full security check again before re-entry.

*Pass outs will be issued at the discretion of the T20WC or Venue management. Read the full Ticket Passout Policy

PRAMS AND STROLLERS

Prams and strollers are not permitted into Adelaide Oval. Free pram storage will be available at the East Gate and North Gate.

RECYCLING

Don’t forget to use the Aramco Recycling machines to dispose of your plastic waste. Aramco & ICC will recycle these into clothing. Look for them around the venue.

RESTRICTED AND PROHIBITED ITEMS

Please bring only what you need to enjoy a day at the cricket and leave the following common items at home, as you will not be permitted to bring them into the venue. Prohibited items include:
- Metal cans or glass bottles
- Large banners and large flag sticks that are over 1.6m in length
- Balls, including cricket balls
- Musical instruments, including whistles, horns, vuvuzelas and megaphones (unless previously arranged and approved)
- Eskies and cooler bags larger than H:35cm, W:20cm, L:30cm
- Alcohol
- Any food or non-alcoholic drinks other than small amounts for personal consumption

For a full list of Prohibited & Restricted Behaviour and Items refer to the Ticket Terms and Conditions

SAFETY AND SECURITY

The safety and security of fans, teams and staff is of paramount importance to the ICC.

All spectators, including children, will be subject to bag search and scanning using a Handheld Metal Detector prior to entry. Persons who refuse to participate may be denied entry.

Please arrive early and be patient with our staff while they work to ensure we all have a safe and enjoyable day.

Any person having entered the Stadium and found to be in possession of a Prohibited or Restricted Item, shall have such item confiscated and may be asked to leave the Venue.

SMOKING AND VAPING

Smoking and vaping anywhere within the venue is prohibited

UMBRELLAS

Umbrellas are permitted into the Venue but, for the comfort of others, must not be raised in the seating bowl or concourse areas during play.

VENUE HISTORY

Adelaide Oval is the proud centrepiece of this cosmopolitan city. It’s a venue steeped in sporting, arts and cultural history – one loved both for its heritage and modern features. A major renovation completed in 2013 increased the stadium’s capacity to 53,500 and reinforced its reputation for hosting world-class events. Today Adelaide Oval is home to AFL, cricket, soccer, rugby league and sell-out concerts by renowned artists including Adele, Guns N’ Roses and The Rolling Stones.

South Australia has proudly hosted cricket for almost 150 years. Across the decades Adelaide Oval has welcomed record-breaking matches including the first ever day-night Ashes Test in 2017. The ground is also home to the world-famous Bradman Collection Museum – in honour of Australian cricket legend Sir Donald Bradman – and hosts the popular RoofClimb experience, taking visitors skyward for a new view of this very special place. Guided cricket walking tours are also available.