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NSW Aboriginal Rugby League Koori Knockout

The Central Coast Regional Sporting and Recreation Complex

Central Coast Regional Sporting & Recreation Complex, Tuggerah

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Start daily
08:00
Finish daily
18:00

Important event information

More than 10,000 people are expected to attend the 49th annual NSW Aboriginal Rugby League Koori Knockout 2019 at the Central Coast Regional Sporting & Recreation Complex in Tuggerah from Friday to Monday.

Trains to Tuggerah Station run regularly and the venue is a short 10 minute walk via Lake Rd.

Traffic is expected to be heavier than usual on roads approaching the venue so fans are encouraged to allow extra travel time and carpool where possible.

Opal

You can use an Opal card for all modes of public transport in Sydney and surrounding regions, including trains, buses, ferries and light rail. There is also a Travel Cap of $2.80 on Sundays.

Remember to top up your Opal card before you head you travel to avoid queues at top-up machines. You can top up your card online or at an Opal retailer

More ways to pay

If you have a contactless-enabled debit or credit card or a linked device, you can use it to pay for your travel by tapping on and tapping off at Opal card readers. Available on metro, train, light rail and ferry services, and coming soon to bus services, contactless payments are another way to pay on the Opal network. Adult Opal fare pricing applies and you will receive Opal benefits, including daily and weekly fare caps.

Sydney Metro services are high-frequency, driverless trains running between Tallawong Station and Chatswood Station.

Metro services start running from the early morning. Change at Chatswood or Epping for a train to Hornsby to connect with trains Tuggerah.

On Sunday to Wednesday nights until late 2019, the late night North West Night Bus service will run frequent all-stops and limited stops services from Tallawong at 9.25pm and from Chatswood at 10.10pm while Sydney Metro grows to full operations.

You can use your Opal card or accepted contactless payment method on Sydney Metro services. You will need to use your Opal card on North West Night Bus services.

For Metro service disruption information, check trackwork and travel alerts or plan your trip using the Trip Planner.

The closest station to the Central Coast Regional Sporting & Recreation Complex on Lake Rd is Tuggerah on the Central Coast and Newcastle Line. Trains to Tuggerah run every 20 to 30 minutes

From there take the Bryant Dr station exit and the venue is a short 10 minute walk via Lake Rd. See the station map (pdf 619KB) for more details.

Selected trains between Sydney and Wyong will be built up to 8-carriages between 7am and 6pm.

Trackwork

Trackwork is taking place on the South Coast Line from 02:00 Saturday 5 October until 02:00 Tuesday 8 October with buses replace trains between Port Kembla and Wollongong.

Trackwork is carried out on an ongoing basis to maintain the safety, reliability, and efficiency of the Sydney Trains network. Trackwork may affect how you travel so allow plenty of extra travel time and plan ahead. Check travel alerts and trackwork or use the Trip Planner.

Red Bus Services and Busways operate bus services in the Central Coast area.

A number of bus services run to Tuggerah Station and stop within walking distance of the sporting complex on Lake Rd.

  • Routes 15 and 16 - The Entrance to Wyong via Long Jetty, Bateau Bay, Mingara and Tuggerah (operates daily.)
  • Route 19 - Gosford to Wyong via Erina Fair, Berkeley Vale and Tuggerah (operates daily.)
  • Routes 24, 25 and 26 - The Entrance to Wyong via Bateau Bay, Berkeley Vale and Tuggerah (operates daily.)
  • Route 30 - Wyong to Tuggerah via Tacoma South and Mardi (operates Monday–Friday.)
  • Route 36 - Gosford to Westfield Tuggerah via Niagara Park (operates daily)
  • Route 37 - Tuggerah to Gosford via Lisarow (operates daily)
  • Route 47 - Tuggerah to Ourimbah via Berkeley Vale and Fountaindale (operates Monday–Friday)
  • Route 78 - Lake Haven to Tuggerah via Sparks Rd, Warnervale & Wadalba (operates daily)
  • Route 79 - Lake Haven to Tuggerah via Woongarrah, Hamlyn Terrace & Wattanobi (operates daily)
  • Route 80 - Lake Haven to Tuggerah via Lake Haven Dr & Pacific Hwy (operates daily)
  • Route 81 - Lake Haven to Tuggerah via Kanwal, Wyongah & Wadalba (operates daily)
  • Route 82 - Lake Haven to Tuggerah via Wyongah, Tuggerawong & Tacoma (operates daily)
  • Route 93 - Noraville to Tuggerah via Wyong & Toukley (operates Monday-Friday)
  • Route 94 - Budgewoi to Tuggerah via San Remo & Wyong (operates Monday-Friday)

Use the Trip Planner to find a service nearest to you. For service disruption information check travel alerts or use the Trip Planner.

Traffic is expected to be heavier than usual on the Pacific Hwy, Wyong Rd, Bryant Dr and Pacific Mwy as crowds travel to and from the event.

Motorists should allow extra travel time on roads in the area during the already busy long weekend period and be aware of increased pedestrian activity on local roads.

If you have to drive, consider parking at nearby stations including Gosford, Woy Woy and Wyong then continuing your trip to Tuggerah by train.

For the latest traffic information visit Live Traffic NSW or download a real-time traffic app.

A taxi rank is located nearby at Tuggerah Station on Bryant Drive.

Visit Central Coast Taxis or call 131 008 for bookings.

Parking is available at Tuggerah Stations but may be limited as large crowds are expected. Street parking is also available.

If you have to drive, consider parking at nearby stations including Gosford, Woy Woy and Wyong then continuing your trip to Tuggerah by train.

Accessible trips are shown in the Trip Planner with the wheelchair icon.  You can select "accessible services only" in the Options to ensure you only see accessible services. Only trip plans with accessible train platforms, ferry wharves and buses will be presented. See accessible travel or download a transport app (select the "Accessibility" filter).