State of Origin – Blues v Maroons
State of Origin Tickets can be bought from Ticketek (search for origin as a keyword)
Accommodation in Sydney
- Hotel and motel bookings for Sydney hotels provide the best choice for 3,4 and 5 star hotels and motels. You can book well ahead so you do miss out. Search for specific suburbs using the links on the right.
- Backpackers hostels offer the cheapest accommodation per person –
bookings for dorms and private rooms
State of Origin Party Products & Merchandise
- Party Products Australia
– Over 6,000 party supplies online, including balloons, tableware, decorations, and much more with fast Australia-wide delivery. See their State of Origin party products
- Party Supplies Online – Sydney-based party products store in operation since 1991. Find
balloons, tableware, and decorations by browsing their State of Origin party supplies
- eBay Australia is a collectors paradise – a marketplace and online auction site where you can buy and sell almost anything with other collectors from around the world – essential for collectors and fun for everyone else. See their State of Origin items
Links about State of Origin Matches, Venue etc
- ANZ Stadium (previously known as Telstra Stadium) 17km west of Sydney’s CBD, and 8km from Parramatta. Located near major road, rail and ferry links, the stadium is accessible from all areas of Sydney.
- Suncorp Stadium (previously known as Lang Park) in Brisbane
- NSW Rugby League official site
- Queensland Rugby League official site
Transport in Sydney
Parking is very limited in the area and public transport is highly recommended. See the links below for timetables etc.
- Transport Infoline for public transport in and around the Sydney area. Up-to-date information on train, bus and ferry travel in an area spanning Port Stephens in the North, Scone and Dungog in the Hunter, Bathurst in the West, Goulburn in the Southern Highlands, Bomaderry in the South and Sydney in the East.
- Sydney Buses and Ferries
- Sydney Metro Lightrail – Sydney lightrail and monorail. Includes maps, schedules, fares and information.
- City Rail train services and maps effective, reliable and convenient ways to travel around Sydney and beyond. CityRail is the main mode of transport for people travelling to the city centre.