tmedia
Main content

Latest Women's Football News

AFLW U18: Vic Country snares historic win

Country beats Metro for first time in round one of championships

4:20pm  Jun 19, 2017

Eight clubs submit bids for AFLW in 2019

Clubs jockey for entry to women's league in 2019, two choose to wait

6:36pm  Jun 16, 2017

Roos and Tasmania combine for AFLW bid

North Melbourne files joint AFLW bid with Tasmania

5:39pm  Jun 16, 2017

Vic Metro faces huge challenge

Changing of the guard tipped in Women's U18 Championships

3:30pm  Jun 16, 2017

Nine teams may want AFLW licence in 2019

Only one team willing to wait to enter women's competition

6:25pm  Jun 15, 2017

Olympic Park Oval


 

Match information

Round 6: Collingwood v GWS Giants

FREE ENTRY
Entry is subject to capacity

Date: Sunday, March 12
Gates Open: TBC
Game Starts: 11.05am EDT

Round 7: Collingwood v Adelaide Crows

FREE ENTRY
Entry is subject to capacity

Date: Sunday, March 19
Gates Open: TBC
Game Starts: 1.35pm EDT

Field manual

Address: 100 Olympic Blvd, Melbourne VIC
Capacity: Approx 5,000-7,000

Olympic Park Oval is formerly known as Olympic Park Stadium, site of the 1956 Melbourne Olympic Games. The new oval is now the home to the Collingwood Football Club, adjacent to the Holden Centre and features a social club, function room, theatre, gym and match day facilities.

Getting there

Car
Private parking available: Event Parking ($30). Pre booked ($20). Access is via Swan Street or Batman Avenue.
Public Parking: Yarra Park ($10).
Paid on street parking available in surrounding areas.

Public Transport
Public transport is the quickest and easiest way to get to and from the game. Trains, trams and buses operate frequently, dropping you right at the door.

Tram
No. 70 Tram stops at Rod Laver Arena (7B), Hisense Arena (7C) and AAMI Park (7D).
No. 48 and 75 Trams stop adjacent to the MCG on Wellington Parade.

Bus
605 bus travels down Exhibition Street, Batman Avenue and Olympic Boulevard.
246 Bus travels down Punt Road and stops on the corner of Olympic Boulevard near Richmond Station, only 500m away from the ground.

Train
Richmond Station: Sandringham, Frankston, Pakenham, Cranbourne, Belgrave, Lilydale, Glen Waverley and Alamein railway lines all stop at Richmond Station.
Jolimont Station: Hurstbridge and South Morang railway lines both stop at Jolimont Station. 10 minute walk from Olympic Park