What to expect at the stadium

Food & Beverage
Enjoy delicious food options from around the world in the Festival Zone and in the concourse. Free water is available at the fountains in the concourse.

Bars are open from Gate Opening time (eftpos, credit card, payWave, no cash) and close halfway through the second half of the last match.

Wā Poi! – it’s Poi time
Make a poi in the Festival Zone and join in the fun.

Official Rugby World Cup Merchandise is available for sale in the Festival Zone.


Accessibility ticket options are available for wheelchair seating. To find out more, please call Ticketek on 0800 686 677.

There are a limited number of mobility car parks available for mobility permit holders. These spaces are only available by pre-booking a RWC2021 vehicle access permit pass (VAPP).  To reserve a mobility VAPP for your vehicle please email julie.h@northlandrugby.co.nz

The mobility drop off point is located at the Okara Drive/ Port Road roundabout (Cobham Oval end of Okara Drive).

Accessible toilets are located in the concourse and in Level 2 and Level 3 of the South Stand.

Wheelchair access to the venue is available at:

· Gate A: General Admission Area; South Stand Ground Level – East End

· Gate B: General Admission Area; South Stand Ground Level – West End

· East Corporate Entrance: South Stand Level 2 (with an accessibility ticket)

· West Corporate Entrance: South Stand Level 2 (with an accessibility ticket)


What to bring and what not to bring

You may bring:
Empty water bottles (to fill up inside), small amounts of food for personal consumption, small chiller bag, umbrellas.

You may not bring:
Alcohol, drugs, animals (except guide dogs), prams and strollers, gang patches, colours or gang paraphernalia, weapons, commercially produced takeaways, backpacks larger than A3 size, musical instruments, picnic chairs.

Northland Events Centre is smoke and vape free.

Footwear must be worn at all times.

Children under the age of 14 must be supervised by an accompanying adult.

Patrons are not allowed on the playing area at any time during the event. Breach of this rule will result in eviction and issue of trespass notice.

To view the Conditions of Entry visit: www.rugbyworldcup.com/2021/visit/conditions-of-entry/

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Download a PDF [24KB] of the Stadium Map here.