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    RYOBI Cup Final - Victoria v Queensland

    Feb 27, 2013

    Event:                          RYOBI Cup Final
    Teams:                        Victoria v Queensland
    Date:                           Wednesday February 27, 2013
    Time:                           2.15pm

    Gate opening times
    Public/AFL members: 1.45pm (Gate 3)
    MCC members: 1.45pm (Gate 2)

    Car park opening time
    Gate 3 - 12noon

    MCC members
    Visitor tickets will be available on the day of the event from the Gate 2 ticket windows. A maximum of four per member applies.

    Public tickets 
    Public tickets will be available on the day of the event from Gate 3.