Optus Stadium and the surrounding Park is located east of the Perth Central Business District, on the Burswood Peninsula. With views of the picturesque Swan River and Perth city in the west and the foothills in the east, this 60,000 seat, world-class, multi-purpose Stadium will host a variety of sports and entertainment events including Australian Football League, International and Big Bash League cricket, soccer, rugby league and union plus concerts.
The surrounding Stadium Park will provide year-round access for visitors of all ages to enjoy the nature playgrounds in the Chevron Parkland, the BHP Boardwalk and Amphitheatre, picnic and barbeque areas, public art, recreational facilities and the opportunity to dine in the buffet or a la carte restaurants that overlook the Swan River.
Optus Stadium is owned by the Western Australian State Government, construction began in December 2013 and remains on schedule to open on Sunday 21 January 2018.
In June 2016, VenuesLive was appointed as the Stadium Operator and are responsible for the day-to-day management of the venue. For further details on VenuesLive, please visit venueslive.com.au.