Mid-week clash at Optus Stadium

West Coast v Essendon

Our access map provides the information you need to know about getting around Optus Stadium including shared path routes and road closures for Thursday 21 June.  Gates open at 4pm with bounce down at 6.10pm.

The combination of Thursday night footy with afternoon peak will mean additional traffic in the area and reduced speeds  on Graham Farmer Freeway (as required).

Event buses and direct Joondalup/Fremantle Line specials will not operate to the event. Buses to Optus Stadium will only operate from Perth CBD.  Event go-ers are encouraged to allow extra travel time and plan their journey via the Transperth website.  

The following road closures will be in place to allow the safe​ movement of pedestrians and buses:

​Location​Estimated timeframe​Impact

​Camfield Drive

Crown Carpark to Victoria Park Drive

12am to 10pm
  • ​Closed in both directions

​Roger MacKay Drive

Victoria Park Drive to Camfield Drive

12am to 10pm

  • ​Closed in both directions

​Resort Drive

Great Eastern Highway to Crown Carpark

3.30pm to 10pm

  • ​Closed in both directions

​Bow River Crescent

and Surrounding local roads

4.30pm to 10pm
  • ​Closed - local access remains available
​Moore Street

4pm to 11pm

  • ​Closed in both directions

Getting to Optus Stadium...

Here are some tips to help you get to the Stadium.

Public Transport

Event buses and direct Joondalup/Fremantle Line specials will not operate to the event. Buses to Optus Stadium will only operate from Perth CBD.  

Optus Stadium includes a purpose-built train and bus station to accommodate event go-ers and public transport is included in each ticket. Transperth provides all the information you need to plan your way there via their website.

Walk or cycle

With over 600 bike racks and several shared paths connecting event go-ers to the Stadium, pedestrians and cyclists have a safe and easy route from all directions.

Pre and post event attractions

You can enjoy the public art, BHP Boardwalk plus The Camfield  is now open for business.

For more venue information, please visit the Optus Stadium website.

 

Modified: 19 Jun 2018