Game Day Guide | 2023/24 TIO NTFL Senior Grand Final Day

Game Day Guide

Saturday 16 March 2024 TIO NTFL Grand Final Matches and Broadcast Information:

Where can I buy tickets? 

Discounted Pre-Sale Tickets will be available online via  INTIX

You will require an email address, phone number and a valid payment method to complete your purchase.  Note: No other website is an authorised ticket seller. 

How much do tickets cost at the gate? 

  • Adults - $20.00
  • Concession/ Student - $11.00
  • Youth (11-17 years old) - $6.00
  • Child (10 years and under) – Free, ticket needed for entry
  • Family of 4 (2 adults, 2 youth) - $40.00

TIO Footy Fanatics is Back! 

AFL Northern Territory and TIO are again calling on all Footy Fanatics to show their team spirit during the 2023/24 TIO NTFL Finals Series, for a chance to win some awesome prizes including tickets to the upcoming AFL matches being played in Darwin! Read how to enter here

What time do gates open? 

Bonson Gate (airport end) – will open from 7:30am 

Ah Mat Gate (McMillans Rd end) – will open from 11.00am  

Can I access Kantilla’s Bar?

To access the Kantilla’s Bar, you’ll require a 2023/24 TIO NTFL membership. Online memberships can be purchased here

In addition, AFLNT reserves the right to reduce the number of guests allowed and/or refuse entry if capacity does not permit. Please note all other terms and conditions apply, along with minimum dress standards. Children under 18 must be fully supervised by a legal parent or guardian. Members are only entitled to bring one additional guest for the 2023/24 TIO NTFL Grand Final.

Will tickets be available for purchase at the gate on game day? 

Yes, tickets will be available for purchase on game day. (Subject to availability, unless sold out prior)  However, patrons are encouraged to book online through INTIX  – any ticket purchase requires an email address, phone number and, a payment method.  

What payment methods are accepted? 

Via the INTIX event website - online payment methods via VISA, Mastercard and American Express. 

Game day tickets at the gates (subject to availability) - can be paid for via credit/debit card, cash and BasicsCard. 

What if I bought tickets through a reseller/unauthorised site? 

We are sorry to hear you have bought tickets via an unauthorised website. These websites are unofficial ticket resellers, and the authenticity of your purchase cannot be verified by us. The only authorised ticketing agent for the 2023/24 TIO NTFL Grand Final is INTIX. 

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Instagram: @aflnorthernterritory 

Traffic Management

Traffic is one-way on Abala Road from 4:00pm on game day. Please obey all directions from traffic managers and drive to changed conditions.

As per previous years due to corporate functions, Ah Mat Gate Car Park will be closed to the general public.

What food and drink options are available?  

There are several public bar and kiosk facilities at TIO Stadium in multiple locations:    

  • Canteen – Level 2 Grandstand
  • Public Bar – Level 2 Grandstand – until 15 minutes into the last quarter. 
  • Scoreboard Bar – Opposite end of Maurice Rioli Grandstand – until 15 minutes into the last quarter. 
  • Members’ Bar (Kantilla’s) – Level 3 indoors – Permitted use for appropriate ticket holders

All food and bar outlets have EFTPOS facilities, in addition to the standalone ATM found on Level 2 near the Public Bar.  

Does the stadium accept BasicsCard? 

You can now use your BasicsCard at the TIO Stadium canteen and for gate entry to TIO Stadium (this does not extend to purchases of memberships).  

Public toilets  

  • Level 1 (outside TIO Stadium office)  
  • Level 2 (Maurice Rioli Grandstand)  
  • Level 3 (corporate guests only)  
  • General admin (behind the Family Friendly Area)  


Disabled access is via a lift near the TIO Stadium office (Bonson Gate entry) and seating with extra space is along the last row in the Maurice Rioli Grandstand.  

Medical emergencies at TIO Stadium  

If a medical emergency, please flag down the closest staff member (in NTFL yellow tops) who will be able to get the attention of the onsite St John Ambulance crew.

Anti-social behaviour at TIO Stadium 

Anti-social behaviour and breaches of the Conditions of Entry are looked upon poorly by AFLNT officials. Members of the public are encouraged to report incidents via text or phone to 0436 297 132. There will also be security and police personnel that you can report to.  

Patrons are reminded that no alcohol is allowed to be taken onto the field of play at any time.  

Smoking & Vaping 

TIO Stadium remains a smoke-free and vape-free venue, however, patrons will have access to designated smoking and vaping areas. No smoking or vaping is to occur outside the designated areas.  

Emergency evacuation procedures  

In case of an emergency, an announcement will be made over the PA system.  

If TIO Stadium needs to be evacuated, the Bonson, Ah Mat and scoreboard gates will be opened, and patrons will be directed to the safest route.    

Passouts & refunds  

It is highly unlikely that AFLNT will need to issue refunds. In the case of AFLNT rescheduling games, please follow the instructions issued by gate staff for information on pass-outs/refunds.

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