Match Day Information – Semi-Final

Brisbane Lions v GIANTS
Saturday, September 14 at 7:25pm
The Gabba

5:35pm: Gates Open
7:25pm: Brisbane Lions v GIANTS


The Gabba is located on Vulture Street, Woolloongabba just three kilometres from the heart of Brisbane’s CBD.


The GIANTS continue to fight until the end when they take on the Brisbane Lions in a Semi-Final at the Gabba.

Participating club members pre-sale is from 9am-1pm on Tuesday, September 10 before access is open to the general public from 2pm on Tuesday, September 10.

To purchase tickets, click here.

You can also call 13 61 00 or visit Ticketmaster agencies.

Pre-Match Function

Heading to Brisbane to watch the GIANTS take on the Lions in Saturday night’s semi-final at the Gabba? 

Don’t miss the GIANTS’ official pre-match function at The Shafston Hotel in East Brisbane.

Gathering from 4:00pm in the courtyard, the GIANTS’ pre-match function is the place to meet before heading to the game. This is a family friendly venue with children of all ages welcome.

Just one kilometre from the Gabba, fans will leave The Shafston Hotel at 6:15pm to march to the stadium.

Open Training

GIANTS fans in Brisbane will be able to see the team complete a light trianing run at the Gabba on Friday, September 13 from 5:00pm.

Entry is via Gate Two.

Getting There

By Plane
Looking to get to the Gabba? GIANTS co-major partner Virgin Australia has you covered. To book your flights click here

Packages including Virgin Australia flights, hotels and match tickets are available through AFL Travel. Click here to see what is available for you.

By Car
The Gabba is a 10-hour drive from GIANTS Stadium.

By Train
You can catch a train from Sydney’s Central Station to Brisbane’s Roma Street Station with the journey to take at least 14 hours. Bookings are essential – click here or call NSW TrainLink on 13 22 32.

Public Transport

Once in Brisbane there are a number of public transport options to get you to the Gabba. To plan your trip on game day click here.

Match day public transport is free for four hours before and after the game on Brisbane City Council buses, Queensland Rail and shuttle buses, if you have a pre-purchased game ticket.


The GIANTS team will be named on and the Official GIANTS App at 6:20pm on Thursday evening. The final team will be confirmed 90 minutes before the bounce.

Broadcast Information

For the latest television and radio broadcast guide, CLICK HERE.

You can also follow the GIANTS on social media for game updates and behind-the-scenes content on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram @GWSGIANTS.

The official match hashtag is #AFLLionsGIANTS while fans can also use #AFLFinals.