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Grand Final Week Information – 2023 Hostplus SANFL Finals Series

IT’S GRAND FINAL WEEK! The Tigers are pumped for the SANFL Grand Final Double Header against Sturt this Sunday September 24 at Adelaide Oval.

Please find below all information regarding tickets and this week’s schedule of events.

Please keep checking this page for further updates



Date: Sunday September 24

Location: Adelaide Oval

9:00am | SANFL Futures Game
11:00am | Reserves Grand Final
2:30pm | League Grand Final



Game Day tickets for the 2023 Hostplus SANFL League Finals Series are available via Ticketek here. All tickets purchased via Ticketek are unreserved General Admission (no access to Western Stand).

Adelaide Oval Football Members, Ultimate Football Members, Essential Crows Members, Essential Power Members all gain entry to the Grand Final and unreserved seating in the Western Stand on Grand Final Day.

SANFL Club Members and AFL Club Season Ticket Holders do not have access to the SANFL Finals Series included in their Membership package and will be required to purchase tickets.

SACA Members have access to all SANFL League Finals matches at Adelaide Oval – please contact SACA for more information.

A range of Grand Final Day hospitality packages also are still available. For all ticketing, hospitality packages and match information, visit the SANFL website:


Pre-Purchased through Ticketek
Adult | $32.00*
Concession | $24.00*

*Tickets pre-purchased through Ticketek will incur a $7.30 transaction fee

Gate Purchase Price
Adult | $38.00
Concession | $28.00

Kids Under 18 receive free entry to the 2023 Hostplus SANFL League Finals Series – no ticket is required.



We encourage all Glenelg Football Club members and supporters to sit in the Western Stand in front of the coaches box (southern end of the stand). You can also sit with the GFC Cheer Squad by the southern goals.



A full range of merchandise, including NEW Tiger items and sale items, will be available at the Riverbank Stand (southern entrance, oval facing side).



Catch all Hostplus SANFL League Finals matches live and free on Channel Seven.

Stream the League and Reserves live.

Tune in to hear the Finals action live

SEN 1629
Broadcasting the entire Hostplus SANFL League Finals Series LIVE

TripleM – 104.7FM
Broadcasting the 2023 Hostplus SANFL League Grand Final LIVE

ABC Grandstand – 891AM
Broadcasting the 2023 Hostplus SANFL League Grand Final LIVE

FIVEaa – 1395AM
Broadcasting the 2023 Hostplus SANFL League Grand Final LIVE



One final chance to give it your best shot in the S-Tech Split 50-50 Raffle! Drawn 9:00pm on Sunday September 24. Purchase via



*Member’s Night from 5:30pm*

  • LIVE team announcement from coach Darren Reeves.
  • Watch the Senior squad train.
  • Extended reception and merchandise hours
  • Extended Happy Hour.
  • Book in for dinner at The Glenelg Club. Call 8294 5333 or visit



*Captain’s Run from 5:45pm*

  • Watch the final training session of the year at Glenelg Football Club.
  • Book in for dinner at The Glenelg Club. Call 8294 5333 or visit



*SANFL Grand Final Eve Player Presentation in Rundle Mall from 11:00am*

SANFL is pleased to announce the traditional SANFL Grand Final Eve player presentation in Rundle Mall will return next weekend for the first time in four years.

The presentation of the 2023 Hostplus SANFL League Grand Final players and coaches, and officiating umpires, will be held on Saturday, September 23 at 11am at the eastern end of the Mall, on the corner of Twin St.

SEN SA will be broadcasting its Saturday morning sports show, hosted by Bryce Gibbs and Thom Lion, live on stage from Rundle Mall prior to the presentation getting underway.

There will also be ticket giveaways on the day for both the Hostplus SANFL League Grand Final and the first-ever Official Grand Final After Party – Play On, presented by the Advertiser.



*Glenelg Football Club Grand Final After Party from 5:30pm*

  • Player Presentations from 9:30pm
  • DJ Entertainment.
  • Food trucks and drinks available.
  • Tickets: Adults $10, Concession $5, Juniors Under 18 FREE! Purchase tickets here. 



The SANFL congratulates Glenelg and Sturt football clubs on progressing through to the 2023 Hostplus SANFL League Grand Final on Sunday, September 24.

This will be the first time Glenelg and Sturt have met in a SANFL League Grand Final since 1974, the first Grand Final ever played at Football Park, and only the fourth time they will have ever played in a Grand Final.

Previous Grand Finals

1969:  Sturt 24.15 (159) d Glenelg 13.16 (94) in front of 55,600 at Adelaide Oval1970:  Sturt 12.13 (85) d Glenelg 9.10 (64) in front of 48,757 at Adelaide Oval1974:  Sturt 9.16 (70) d Glenelg 8.7 (55) in front of 58,113 at Football Park



Every corner in and around Adelaide Oval will be transformed this Sunday with SANFL unveiling an exciting lineup of events and activities before, during and after what promises to be a blockbuster 2023 Hostplus SANFL Grand Final at South Australia’s home of football.

The Grand Final is the pinnacle event on South Australia’s football program and SANFL is proud to reveal an unprecedented Festival of Footy to make the clash between Glenelg and Sturt an unforgettable experience for returning fans and newcomers alike.

This year SANFL and its partners are delivering multiple entertainment zones inside and outside the oval to create a carnival atmosphere from the moment fans step off the train at the Adelaide Railway Station until well after the final siren.

From Seven’s My Kitchen Rules live cooking demonstration to brass bands, free haircuts, roving performers, giant games, a Yellow Brick Road and the Play On Official Grand Final After Party presented by The Advertiser – fans will be spoilt for choice.

Enjoy the SANFL Grand Final feeling at the:


Connection Zone (footbridge/railway station)

Meet and greet with SANFL club mascots

Don your team colours with the roaming tribe face painters

Brass Bands from St Peters and Brighton High


Entertainment Zone (Telstra Plaza)

SEN SANFL pre-game show,

Player interviews on stage with Channel 7’s Andrew Hayes

Channel 7 MKR and SANFL activation zone – live cooking demonstrations with Sonia and Marcus from this season of MKR creating the SANFL signature pasta dish

West End activation

APM hand ball competition

Kia car display and DJ

Grand Final kids map and Yellow Brick Road card


Fan Zone (plaza)

Chill out with chairs, umbrellas and lounges

Putt putt golf

Table tennis table

Interactive screens/skill tester games


Family Zone (concourse and Creswell Gardens)

SANFL player Guess Who game

SANFL inflatables and skill test games

Test yourself against the SANFL players at the Powerade Talent Hub

Umpire Come n Try

Macca’s swings, inflatable M and footy giveaways

Connect four, table tennis, naughts and crosses, corn hole, giant Jenga


Hill Activation Zone

Attaboy Hair free haircuts

Marmalade boys

AAMI chill out zone


Tommy’s Bar Garden (behind the Western stand)

Giant screen playing the games throughout the day

Live music

Photo moment featuring swing seats

Food trucks


The Advertiser Family Zone (Lyn Fullston Lawns)


Table tennis

Face painting

Giant lawn games


SANFL GF Afterparty at the Terrace – Play on Presented by the Advertiser

Live music from Hot Dub Time Machine and Dé Saint



Welcome to Country and smoking ceremony by Jakirah

Marma League – pre-league game with SANFL players and Marmalade

AAMI Men’s and Women’s Dash for Cash

Macca’s activation with the chance to win up to $250 cash


Additional around the ground activity and events

Quiet room

National Pharmacies SANFL Juniors presentation event

APM Inclusive League B&F

Tickets to the Grand Final, have been frozen at 2022 prices. All under-18s are free and require no entry ticket.