Big Bash League: Sydney Sixers v Melbourne Stars
Sydney Cricket Ground, Moore Park
- Gates open
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Summer Holiday timetable
During the summer holidays including Christmas and New Year, transport services including metro, trains, buses, ferries and light rail will run to a changed timetable. Some services will run to weekend timetables on weekdays and other services, including those to major events, beaches and shopping centres, will run more frequently. Check out all the Summer Holiday Timetable details and plan your trip before you travel.
Sydney Metro services are high-frequency, driverless trains running between Tallawong Station and Chatswood Station.
Metro services start from the early morning running every 10 minutes until late. Change at Epping for trains to Central.
The closest station to the SCG is Central. Change for a light rail service to Moore Park leaving from Chalmers Street.
Alternatively you can also walk to Moore Park via Devonshire Street and the Albert 'Tibby' Cotter Walkway. See our Moore Park walking route (pdf 601KB) map to help find your way.
Trackwork is taking place on Monday 20 January and may affect how you travel to and from the event:
- T2 Inner West & Leppington Line: From 10pm until 1:30am Homebush trains will not run.
- South Coast Line: From 3:40pm buses replace trains between Bomaderry and Kiama.
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. For train service disruption information, check trackwork and travel alerts or plan your trip using the Trip Planner.
You can now catch a Light rail service to Moore Park leaving from Chalmers Street at Central.
The special event shuttle buses (Route 1) between Central and Moore Park will only run when required and will leave from Chalmers Street at Central Station south of the new light rail stop instead of Eddy Avenue.
A number of regular Sydney Buses services stop along Anzac Parade near the precinct including routes 339, 372, 374, 376, 391, 393 and 395.
L1 Dulwich Hill light rail services run between Central Station (Grand Concourse) and Dulwich Hill. L2 Randwick Line services run between Central Station (Chalmers Street) and Randwick.
Catch a light rail service to Moore Park on the new L2 Randwick Line. The Moore Park stop is located along Anzac Parade just south of the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG)
Regular services run every 10 to 15 minutes with additional express services running between Central and Moore Park between 6pm and 7pm to get you there and between 9.40pm and 11.15pm to get you home.
Note: the special event shuttle buses (Route 1) between Central and Moore Park will only run when required and will now leave from Chalmers Street at Central Station south of the new light rail stop instead of Eddy Ave.
Roads are expected to be busier than usual in the area during weeknight peak.
Parts of Driver Avenue will be closed to traffic before, during and after the match and will reopen once crowds have left the area.
Trams are running between the CBD and South East so pedestrians are reminded to exercise caution around the tram tracks and cross at designated pedestrian crossings.
Limited parking will be available at:
- Members Parking in EP2 – Gold and Platinum SCG members parking is located in the lower deck of the EP2 Kippax Park car park only due to the closure of the MP1 car park. Space is limited and is available on a first come first serve basis. Members will need to display their membership card to receive the members rate.
- EP2 – Kippax Park, entry via northern end of Driver Avenue from Moore Park Road.
- EP3 – Showground Car Park, entry via southern end of Driver Avenue, from Lang Road.
- Sydney Boys High School and Sydney Girls High School entry via Cleveland St - fees apply.
- Note: access across Anzac Pde between the SCG and Sydney Boys & Girls High School car parks is available via the new Anzac Parade Pedestrian Bridge.
Each car park has spaces for Roads and Maritime Services (RMS) Mobility Parking permit holders.
Note: EP2 and EP3 carparks are cashless. For more information visit Sydney Cricket Ground - Parking
Special event clearways
Special event clearways will be in place on various roads in Moore Park and surrounding areas including Albion St, Moore Park Rd, Fitzroy St, Foveaux St and Lang Rd from 3pm to 11pm on Monday 20 January.
Clearways are strict no-parking zones, and apply even to local residents or RMS Mobility Scheme Permit holders. Check signs before parking as vehicles left in special event clearways will be towed and a towing fee applies.
Visit Live Traffic NSW to see the locations of special event clearways.
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