First Ashes Test

In brief

  • Venue:
    The Gabba
  • Date and times:
    • Wednesday 8 December 2021, 10:00am to 5:00pm
    • Thursday 9 December 2021, 10:00am to 5:00pm
    • Friday 10 December 2021, 10:00am to 5:00pm
    • Saturday 11 December 2021, 10:00am to 5:00pm
    • Sunday 12 December 2021, 10:00am to 5:00pm
  • Gates open: 8.30am

Ensure you don't miss the opening ball at 10am. Plan your journey and arrive well before play starts.

Getting there

Travelling safe 

Follow these simple steps when travelling to the game to keep it COVID-safe:

  • download the Check In Qld app and be ready to scan in at the stadium
  • wear a mask if you cannot socially distance
  • leave a gap between you and others
  • travel early to avoid the last minute rush
  • stay home if you are unwell.

Scheduled services

Use the journey planner to find out which scheduled bus and train services travel to and from The Gabba.

Check for current and upcoming service updates as there may be stop closures near the ground due to the match. 

Bus

The Gabba is close to Woolloongabba busway station and bus stops on Main Street and Ipswich Road.

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Stops near The Gabba

 

Train

If you are travelling by train, hop off at Central station to access shuttle services from Stop 7, Ann Street.

Shuttle buses

If you have a pre-purchased event ticket you can travel free to and from the game on shuttle bus services operating in the following locations.

Location.
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To the game from 8am From the game
(approx. 1 hour after stumps)
Brisbane City - updated High frequency until 9.50am Stanley Street, corner Jurgens Street

Chermside

At regular intervals until 9.30am Wellington Road near Vulture Street East
Carindale At regular intervals until 9.30am Logan Road approaching Nile Street
Eight Mile Plains/Mt Gravatt At regular intervals until 9.30am Woolloongabba busway station, platform 1

Please note: Pre-event City shuttles have recently changed.

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The Gabba shuttle bus locations

Ticket and fare information

Free travel with Brisbane City Council bus and Queensland Rail

If you have a pre-purchased game ticket or Gabba membership card you can travel free to and from the game on all regular network-wide Brisbane City Council buses and Queensland Rail City Network trains (excluding Brisbane City Council Ferries and Airtrain services).

Free travel begins 4 hours before and concludes 4 hours after the event.

Event information

Visit the Ticketmaster website to buy event tickets.

Visit The Gabba website or call 3008 6166 for more information.