2024 NRL Magic Round Guide

2024 NRL Magic Round Guide



Please Note: This is a Suncorp Stadium Member included event.

Magic Round Schedule & Run Times:
Day 1 - Friday 17 May

4.00pm: External Plaza Precinct Open
4.30pm: All Gates Open 
6.00pm: Canberra Raiders v Canterbury Bulldogs
8.05pm: Manly Sea Eagles v Brisbane Broncos


Day 2 - Saturday 18 May

12.30pm: Gate C Open (Suncorp Stadium Members only)
1.00pm: External Plaza Precinct Open
1.30pm: All Gates Open 
3.00pm: Gold Coast Titans v Newcastle Knights
5.30pm: Cronulla Sharks v Sydney Roosters
7.45pm: South Sydney Rabbitohs v North Queensland Cowboys

Day 3 - Sunday 19 May

12.00pm: External Plaza Precinct Open
12.30pm: All Gates Open 
1.50pm: New Zealand Warriors v Penrith Panthers
4.05pm: Melbourne Storm v Parramatta Eels
6.25pm: Wests Tigers v Dolphins




  • Arrive early to avoid queues!

  • Bags must be A4 size or smaller. Lockers are available on the southern plaza.

  • We are a cashless venue, payments are by card only.

  • Download your ticket before you arrive at the Stadium and have the barcode ready to scan when you get to the gate.

  • NO SMOKING OR VAPING ALLOWED IN THE VENUE – Offenders will be evicted immediately wihout warning!



Getting to the Stadium 

  • Public transport is the best way to get to Suncorp Stadium and is included FREE with your ticket on all Queensland Rail City Network (excluding Airtrain) and all Transport for Brisbane bus services. Plan your journey and see all event transport details at Translink.

  • Ditch the car! Parking restrictions will apply in the local Lang Park Traffic Area surrounding the Stadium and on-the-spot fines will be issued to offending motorists.

  • See our Accessibility page for all information on accessibility at Suncorp Stadium including transport and PWD parking options.

  • See our Getting Here page for more information.





  • Add your ticket to your wallet before you arrive at the Stadium. See more information at Ticketek on how to download your tickets here. 

  • Share your tickets before you arrive at the Stadium if your coming in a group. See more info on sharing digital tickets here. 

  • Tickets for all three days of NRL Magic Round are SOLD OUT. 

  • Ticketek is the only authorised ticketing agent for events at the venue. Suncorp Stadium has no obligation to honour tickets purchased from unauthorised re-sellers such as Viagogo, Ticketmaster Resale, Tickets, Ebay, Gumtree, Tickets Australia, Ticket Merchant, Ticket Blaster, Ticket Bis and Queenoftickets. Read more here.

  • This is a Suncorp Stadium Member included event. 



External Activities & Facilities


  • External precinct activities will be taking place on the North and South Stadium Plazas, refer to the above event timings for opening times and come down early to join in on the fun.

  • Merchandise will be available for purchase at outlets on the external plazas and internal concourse.

  • Food and Beverage will be available for purchase externally on the Stadium North Plaza, please note this will not be permitted entry inside the Stadium.

  • Lockers will be available on the Stadium South Plaza for cloaking, please note bags A4 size or smaller only permitted inside the Stadium.

  • Learn more by checking out the NRL's Magic Round Stadium and Precinct Map and Event Guide.



Inside the Stadium


Food & Drink:
  • Bars and food outlets will be in operation throughout the Stadium and available on all levels. To ease congestion, please head straight to your allocated seating area and get your food & drinks there.
  • Patrons are permitted to bring in sealed plastic water bottles and homemade food as long as it is not commercially packaged or in glass or metal containers or bottles. Food and beverage products purchased at commercial outlets or in commercial packaging are not permitted. This does not apply to food or beverages for patrons with special dietary requirements provided that such food or beverages are not packaged in prohibited containers such as glass or cans. 
  • Drinking fountains are available throughout the Stadium.
  • Payment for food and beverage is by card only!
  • Gluten Free options are available at outlets, and a dedicated Gluten Free outlet is available adjacent to Aisle 327.​ Vegan options located at the stand near aisle 304. Read more on our Food and Drinks page.
Leaving and coming back:
  • You may leave the Stadium via our pass-out system in operation for those requiring temporary exit from the venue. Patrons will be required to PASSOUT - scan their ticket to exit the venue. Re-entry will be via the public gates to maintain flow and patrons will be required to undergo the same security checks upon re-entry.
Free Wi-fi:


Sun Safety:
  • Remember to sun safe during the day games and wear a hat, sunglasses and sunscreen to protect yourself from the sun. 


Local Traffic & Road Closures


  • Lang Park Event Day Traffic and Parking restrictions will be in place, commencing 2 hours before the first kick-off time on each event day: 

  • Milton Road Closures will be in place for this event.

  • ​Setup for Women's State of Origin and NRL Magic Round will begin on Saturday May 11 with a high level of traffic and setup occuring on the north and south plaza.

    • ​The plaza carpark will be closed during this time

    • ​Traffic Control Officers will be engaged to help with direction, setup and public safety. Please follow directions and any signage.


Important Update - NRL Magic Round Caxton Street Road Closure
The NRL has been working with Brisbane City Council to expand their event footprint onto a section of Caxton Street during the Magic Round event window. To accommodate this, there will be a road closure in place from this Friday 17 May at 12:00pm until Monday 20 May at 3:00am on Caxton St, between Judge Street and Chapel Street. This Caxton St closure is separate and in addition to the Stadium’s Traffic Management Plan which will be in place for the Magic Round event days. See more information on the NRL website here.



Other Information


  • Refer to our Conditions of Entry, for more information on permitted items.

  • If you need assistance or experience any anti-social behaviour while at the event please SMS SunSecure on 0438 717 807.

  • Lighting and visual effects may be in use for this event. 

  • Please respect our neighbours by keeping noise to a minimum when leaving.

  • Please check back to this page closer to the event for the latest updates.