WHAT: Hobart Hurricanes vs Sydney Thunder BBL Blockbuster

WHEN: 7.15pm – 10.15pm, THIS Friday Night 28 December 2018

WHERE: Blundstone Arena, Bellerive, Hobart

WEATHER FORECAST: 17-27 Degrees - Mostly Sunny.

Two undefeated teams who’ve set the winning tone early clash right here in Hobart...

See D'Arcy Short, Jofra Archer, Matthew Wade, George Bailey, Ben McDermott, James Faulkner, Johan Botha & Co. VS Shane Watson, Jos Buttler, Callum Ferguson, Joe Root, Sam Rainbird, Fawad Ahmed & Co.

PLENTY of tickets + GREAT seats available – Finish your Christmas Week with a Big Bash Friday family or friends night out!

CLICK HERE: Hobart - Blundstone Arena Tickets For Friday Night Hurricanes vs Thunder

<NB: CLICK HERE: Launceston - University of Tasmania Stadium Tickets For Sunday Night Hurricanes vs Scorchers>

VALUE! General Admission Match Tickets:
Adult: $23 / Junior: $8 / Concession: $18 / Family (2A+2J): $49

Standard Reserved Seat Match Tickets:
Adult: $39 / Junior: $15 / Concession: $30 / Family (2A+2J): $88

Premium Reserved Seat Match Tickets:
Adult: $47 / Junior: $15 / Concession: $35 / Family (2A+2J): $108

CLICK HERE: Hurricanes 2-Game General Admission Flexi Memberships
Choose ANY 2 Home Games in Hobart or Launceston!
Adult: $55 / Junior: $25 / Concession: $45 / Family (2A+2J): $135

Gate Opening Times:

5.45pm – For Cricket Tasmania + Hobart Hurricanes Members.
6.15pm – For General Public / Non-Members.


- Free buses operate to Blundstone Arena from Franklin Square, Elizabeth Street, Hobart CBD.
- Will leave every 10 minutes from First Bus 5.35pm until Last Bus 6.55pm.
- Buses will then depart post-match from Church Street, Bellerive as required to return patrons back to Franklin Square in the city.

Metro Tasmania - Tel: 13 22 01 / Web: www.metrotas.com.au
Get the Metro App from the App Store or Google Play Store.


Please contact our Event Sales Manager Tristan Hall:
Work: (03) 6282 0496 / Mobile: 0439 325 456
Email: thall@crickettas.com.au

CLICK HERE: Full Hurricanes Hospitality Options


- premium reserved outdoor seating with brilliant field views
- four hour food & beverage package including platters, grazing food, beer, wine & soft drinks
- private indoor bar & drinks service
- comfortable & lively indoor lounge
- flexible fun or relaxed entertainment areas
- smart casual dress code.

Cost: $160pp per game.


Principal BBL Partner Tassal Tasmanian Salmon Offerings:

- Tassal Classic Catches Inflatable Unit With Photos
- FREE: 4 & 6 Boundary Cards & Thundersticks

Major Partner Cadbury Offerings:

- #CadburyHill Family Area
- Cadbury Fundraising Booth
- CadburyCam #ShareTheMoment

Principal WBBL Partner MyState Bank Offerings:

- MyState Bank Giant Inflatable Pirate Ship
- FREE: Hurricanes Bandanas
- Hurricanes MyState Bank Youth Accounts – CLICK HERE: Full Info

Hobart Hurricanes Offerings:

- Throw Targets Skills Wall
- Face Painters
- FREE: KFC Bucket Hats, The Mercury Newspaper Season Guides & more.

Captain Hurricane ‘Meet + Greet’ with FREE Valhalla Premium Tasmanian Ice Cream giveaways alongside his new pirate mascot buddies Belle & Rive.

Hill Street Grocer ‘Guess The Crowd’ Competition to WIN a signed Hurricanes BAT + SHIRT. Our first home crowd on Christmas Eve was 9,132.


Our NEW Ground ‘Four’ce On-Field MC Crew featuring Hit100.9 Hobart’s Jimmy & Nath plus Bonnie Sveen from Home and Away and our Ground Announcer - Hobart’s Tubes Taylor.

Triple M Hobart Make Your Own Banner!


Match-day companion for Hurricanes members + fans featuring:

- Hurricanes Siren: Support us LOUD + PROUD on game-days at the stadium or from home.
- Tassal Turbo Trivia: Test your knowledge with Big Screen Trivia for your chance to WIN $500 vouchers thanks to Tassal Tasmanian Salmon.
- Match Day Matters: Your updated game-day info for all things Hurricanes.
- Buy Match Tickets & Game-Time Countdown Clock.
- Exclusive Video + Photo Content.

So support your team while taking your game-day to the next level.

CLICK HERE: Download FREE ‘Big Bash Buddy’ App.

Valet Bike Parking:

We offer FREE secure bike parking at Blundstone Arena’s Northern Gate for all BBL cricket matches. Blundstone Arena is perfectly placed to ride to as the Clarence Foreshore Trail runs right past it. At the bottom of Beach Street, a path connects the Foreshore Trail to the carpark. Just ride up Beach Street, turn left onto Church Street and head straight up towards the Northern Gate.

Venue Street Parking:

There is limited parking available around Blundstone Arena on match-days, so patrons planning on attending are encouraged to make use of the free buses available. If you must drive, there are some parking options in the area: South Street Reserve, Bellerive (Free), Kangaroo Bay (Free), Regatta Grounds (Free) and Bellerive Primary School ($5 per car).


Hobart Hurricanes: D'Arcy Short, Matthew Wade (captain/wicketkeeper), Alex Doolan, Ben McDermott, George Bailey, Simon Milenko, James Faulkner, Johan Botha, Jofra Archer, Clive Rose, Riley Meredith.

Sydney Thunder: Jos Buttler (wicketkeeper), Shane Watson (captain), Callum Ferguson, Joe Root, Jason Sangha, Daniel Sams, Chris Green, Nathan McAndrew, Jono Cook, Sam Rainbird, Fawad Ahmed.

BBL|08 SERIES LADDER as at midday 26/12/18:

Sydney Thunder – Matches: 2, Wins: 2, Losses: 0, Total Points: 4, Net Run Rate: 1.286 (1st)
Thunder defeated the Melbourne Stars by 15 runs (DLS Method) + Sydney Sixers by 21 runs.

Hobart Hurricanes – Matches: 2, Wins: 2, Losses: 0, Total Points: 4, Net Run Rate: 0.696 (3rd)
Hurricanes defeated the Brisbane Heat by 15 runs + Melbourne Stars by 6 wickets.