Match Day Guide: Sydney Derby

Here’s everything you need to know about Saturday night’s blockbuster Isuzu UTE A-League Sydney Derby at Allianz Stadium.


Sydney FC v Western Sydney Wanderers
Isuzu UTE A-League Round 24
Saturday 13th April, 2024
Allianz Stadium, Sydney, NSW
Kick off: 7:45pm AEDT
Gates Open: 6:15pm AEDT
Broadcast Live: Paramount+ & 10Bold
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As this is an away fixture, Wanderers members do not have free access to this match and are required to purchase a ticket.

Tickets can be purchased here via Ticketek.

All pre-purchased tickets include travel to and from Moore Park on the following transports services – just show your event ticket to transport staff when boarding:

  • Sydney Trains and NSW TrainLink Intercity services (non-booked services bounded by Bomaderry, Goulburn, Bathurst, Scone and Dungog stations)
  • Sydney Metro North West services
  • Sydney metropolitan and outer metropolitan buses
  • Sydney and Newcastle Light Rail services
  • Sydney and Newcastle Ferries

Remember to keep your event ticket safe for your return journey or you’ll need to use your Opal card or contactless payment method, as you must have a valid ticket when travelling on public transport. Your match ticket is valid on the modes of public transport listed above until 4am the following day.


Changes have been made to allow all attendees to have an enjoyable experience at the Sydney Derby with minimal disruption. Wristbands will be given at the event and will be required to enter the Wanderers Active Supporter bays. Please see below details:

1. Western Sydney Wanderers active supporters’ queue at Gate A at Sydney Cricket Ground

2. Tickets scanned by Customer Service Staff with wristbands provided. There will be a security screening at this point with bag checks and wanding. Wristbands are to be self-applied.

3. Active Supporters to walk from Gate A through to Gate 7 at Allianz Stadium

4. Active Supporters to enter Allianz Stadium through Gate 7 to respective bays

5. Security to check wristbands of all Active Supporters upon entry. No wristband, no entry.



If you have to drive, carpool with your group and allow extra travel time as traffic may be heavier than usual on roads approaching Moore Park.

Driver Avenue will be partially closed outside the stadium from 5:15pm and will reopen once crowds have safely left the area. 

To support the Moore Park Road pop up cycleway, there is no left-turn permitted from Lang Road onto Moore Park Road westbound. Motorists can use Cook Rd for access onto Moore Park Rd instead

For the latest traffic information visit Live Traffic NSW or download a real-time traffic app.


Limited parking will be available at the following car parks near the stadium:

  • Entertainment Quarter Wilson car park: Open 24 hours. Flat rate event parking fees apply. Entry via Errol Flynn Boulevard from Lang Road.
  • Kippax Park (EP2) grass car park: Car park open from 4.45pm. Entry via northern end of Driver Avenue from Moore Park Road.
  • Showground Field (EP3) grass car park: Car Park open 4.45pm. Cashless, flat rate event parking fees apply. Entry on Driver Avenue via Lang Road.
  • Sydney Boys High School and Sydney Girls High School: Car Park open from around 4.45pm. Cashless, flat rate event parking fees apply. Entry via Cleveland Street. Use the Anzac Parade pedestrian bridge to get to and from the stadium.

Each car park has spaces for Mobility Parking permit holders. For more information visit Centennial Parklands – Parking.