Entries by David Berrie

Burswood Jetty to support new Stadium ferry service

New $5 million Burswood Jetty opens Purpose-built facility provides an alternative transport option to access Optus Stadium and the surrounding precinct New tourism offering to leverage Perth’s Optus Stadium and iconic Swan River Captain Cook Cruises, owned by Sealink, secures the exclusive use licence for one of the three berths Football fans attending the West […]

Chelsea FC in Perth: 50-Day Countdown Begins

50-DAY COUNTDOWN BEGINS: EMERTON TELLS WHY CHELSEA FC WILL ZERO IN ON OPTUS STADIUM GAME AGAINST PERTH GLORY Perth trip a key part of pre-season preparation for Chelsea FC says Socceroos legend Brett Emerton; Blues will play Perth Glory at Optus Stadium on Monday 23 July; Tickets to the blockbuster fixture are on sale now […]

2018 FA Cup to visit Perth

Football fans will have the opportunity to get up close and personal with Chelsea FC’s FA Cup when it visits Perth with the team for their match against Perth Glory on Monday 23 July at Optus Stadium. As part of the pre-match activities, the magnificent FA Cup will be on display at Optus Stadium for […]

Trains to service Perth Stadium Station all day on weekends

McGowan Government to provide more access to the Optus Stadium precinct and Belmont Park racecourse Trains to stop at Perth Stadium Station all day on weekends from June 30, including non-event days Trains will also begin stopping there during the Saturday winter racing carnival at Belmont Park from this Saturday, May 26 Initiative expected to […]

Watch Chelsea in Perth live, free and in HD exclusively on SBS

Monday 23 July from 9pm AEST SBS will exclusively broadcast FA Cup winners Chelsea FC’s only 2018 Asia-Pacific appearance against Perth Glory live, free and in HD for all Australians from Optus Stadium on Monday 23 July. The one-off Australian exclusive match – which will be the first football game to be played at the […]

Inaugural Optus Stadium Western Derby smashes records

More than 56,000 attend first Western Derby at Optus Stadium Today’s match breaks Western Derby attendance record of 43,500 achieved in 2006 Biggest ever attendance for an AFL match in Western Australia Optus Stadium’s maiden Western Derby has broken more attendance records – with 56,521 fans turning out to this afternoon’s Fremantle Dockers-West Coast Eagles […]

World T20 coming to Perth in 2020

11 International Cricket Council World T20 matches to be played in Perth in 2020 Six matches to be played at Perth Stadium and five at the WACA Ground Thousands of tourists expected to attend and generate $23 million in visitor spend This will be the first time the World T20 will be played in Australia […]

Optus Stadium sets new benchmark for disability access

Optus Stadium to cater for everyone regardless of age, experience or ability Disability access facilities far exceed 2013 National Construction Code requirements Access and inclusion group engaged since 2012 Optus Stadium will set a new standard for disability access at Western Australian sport venues, ensuring the entire community can enjoy a five-star experience when visiting […]