How much do tickets cost? Nothing, entry is FREE!
How do I guarantee good seats? Get there early. Gates will open 90 minutes before first bounce.
Disabled Access? Yes - both entry points are disabled access. You are also able to drop off disabled guests to the front of the building and then go and find parking.
Entrances? Entrances to the Victoria University Whitten Oval will be located at:
- Cross Street
- Corner of Barkly Street and Whitten Avenue
- AFLW members gain VIP entry via the main entry glass doors
Baby Change Facilities? Baby change facilities and a parent’s room are located in Barkers café.
Lost Children? Lost children will be taken to the reception, in the main building at the Victoria University Whitten Oval. An announcement will also be made by the MC when appropriate.
Food Options? A wide range of food and beverage options are available for purchase. Food is permitted to be brought into the venue however large eskies, hampers, chairs and stools, glass and alcohol are not permitted. All bags will also be searched upon arrival. All alcohol must be purchased inside the venue.
ATMs? There are several ATMS located inside the ground. There is an ATM inside Barkers Café and two ATMs within the Fan Zone.
First Aid? First aid is located at the Cross Street end of the ground. If you need help you can also speak to the Western Bulldogs staff and volunteers around the ground. Fans are reminded to stay cool and wear sun protection at day games.
Lost Property? For lost property please check at the reception located in Barkers Café. Any phone enquiries should be directed to the Western Bulldogs Reception (1800-GO DOGS).
Membership? AFLW Memberships start from just $25. Visit the membership team located at the reception desk inside Barkers Café.
Merchandise? The Bulldogs shop will be open for the duration of the game and can be accessed through Barkers Café.
Pass outs? Patrons who wish to leave and return to the Victoria University Whitten Oval can gain a pass out stamp at the exit and return the same day.
AFLW Records? There will be AFLW records available at the gates and sold by record staff.
Smoking? Smoking is not permitted anywhere in the Victoria University Whitten Oval. If you wish to smoke, we ask that you get a pass out and leave the venue please.
Sunscreen? Complimentary sunscreen is available within the fan zone, at reception and throughout the precinct.
Water Stations? There is a water station provided by City West Water located in the fan zone where you can fill your water bottles and get a drink.
Safety and Security? In 2020 there will be a focus again on security measures to promote a safe and secure environment for all of our patrons. We encourage all patrons to report anything suspicious that they see and wish to remind them that they play a vital role in the security and safety of the AFLW games at the Victoria University Whitten Oval.
In preparation, we encourage guests to arrive early to avoid delays accessing the venue, pack light if possible and read the prohibited items list below.
- Alcohol (unless purchased at the venue)
- Chairs and Stools
- Eskies and hampers
- Animals (other than assistance animals)
- Drones, flares, fireworks, laser pointers
- Any other dangerous item, weapon or any “prohibited item” under the Major Sporting Events Act 2009 (Vic).