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A place for everyone

The Adelaide Oval Stadium Management Authority makes every effort to ensure all visitors have a first class experience. Adelaide Oval provides a high standard of accessible facilities for visitors and fans with access considerations.

Getting to Adelaide Oval

Find information on transportation and parking options to get to Adelaide Oval and find to the best entrance for your seat.

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Stadium Map

Explore the Adelaide Oval map to find access facilities around the stadium, including bathrooms, seating map and more.

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Access Facilities

Entry

  • All main entries to the stadium (South, East, North and West) are accessible for wheelchair users, semi-ambulant visitors and those accompanied by assistance dogs. Ramps and lifts are used extensively around and within Adelaide Oval to provide safe access for wheelchair or mobility impaired visitors. Ramps are located near all stairs and lifts are located near all escalators.

Accessible Seating

  • There are 275 seats for wheelchair users with flexible seating for personal assistants, companions or guests. Each accessible space (800 X 1300mm) is ground marked. These seats are distributed in various groupings on all public and corporate levels throughout Adelaide Oval.
  • There are 119 Easy Access seats that provide extra space suitable for people who use mobility aids, people who require extra space and for those accompanied by assistance dogs. Easy Access seats are available on the East Stand (Levels 1,3,5), South Stand (Levels 1,3,5), the Northern Mound and in corporate areas.
  • Please ensure that your powered wheelchair or scooter is fully charged as there are no charging points within the public seating areas
  • To book these seats please inform the ticketing agent of your access requirements. Phone 1300 665 915 for further details.

Ticket Offices

  • Ticket offices are located outside the entry gates to Adelaide Oval. There is one accessible ticket window located near each entrance fitted with hearing loops and an accessible height counter.

Hearing Assistance

  • Alert Ticketek to your hearing access requirement when booking
  • Hearing assistance is available in the seating areas via infrared neck loop receivers available at the accessible ticket counters. If you wear a hearing aid, hearing loops are available at the following function rooms and bars: William Magarey Room, Cathedral Room, Premiership Suite, One, Committee Room, SMA Boardroom, Gil Langley Room, Leigh Whicker Room, Ian McLachlan Dining Room and the Phil Ridings Bar.

Assistance Dogs

  • Assistance dogs are welcome at Adelaide Oval. There are 119 Easy Access seats throughout the Oval designed to be able to accommodate assistance dogs.

Catering Outlets

  • All concessions, bars and food outlets have accessible height counters and clear signage to indicate location and how to use the facilities

Toilets

  • Unisex accessible toilets are located near all male and female toilets. In total, there are 41 of these facilities. They are signed with raised tactile/Braille signs that also tell which way you can transfer onto the pan. RH means that you can transfer to the right and LH means to the left, so there will be a toilet to suit your requirements.
  • There are also 77 cubicles within male or female toilets that have extra space with the door opening outwards if you use a walking frame or another mobility aid. These toilets, marked with this symbol, also have short grab rails on both sides of the cubicle to assist in getting on and off the toilet.
  • Male urinals also have these short support rails at each end to support you and your mobility aid

Video Screens

  • Adelaide Oval has three large video screens for close-up vision of the action and all public information messages

ATMs

  • ATMs at Adelaide Oval have overhead signs and accessible features

Parenting Rooms

  • There are 11 baby change tables in the public areas mounted at accessible heights. All doors into parenting rooms and toilets have good circulation space

Wheelchair access at Adelaide Oval

Ticketing Information

  • Please identify yourself as a visitor with disability when booking tickets and advise ticketing staff of any access requirement
  • Ticketek is the only authorised ticketing agent for Adelaide Oval events
  • Ticket prices, conditions and seating configurations will vary depending on the event. Please visit the specific event page for more details.

On Event Day

  • Ticket counters are located on the Southern Plaza and the North Gate (access from Pennington Terrace). From late March 2014, a ticket office will also be located at the East Gate.
  • People with mobility impairments who intend to buy or collect tickets on the day of the event are advised to telephone 1300 665 915 for further details on queuing and car parking arrangements.

For further ticket information on accessible seating, companion card and concession bookings, please phone 1300 665 915.

Other Access Considerations

Insurance

  • It is recommended that users of wheelchairs, powered wheelchairs and scooters at Adelaide Oval are insured for third party damage to people and property

Assistance

  • If you require assistance at any time please ask a member of the event day staff or the Security team

Evacuation Procedures

  • Please note that, in order to ensure the effectiveness of any emergency evacuation, all upper levels of Adelaide Oval have space allocated for mobility aid users. Follow the directions on the screens to find the location nearest you, usually near the closest lift banks to your seating area.
  • Emergency evacuation information will also be captioned and in Auslan to provide inclusive coverage to all people attending events

Event day staff member at Adelaide Oval


Frequently Asked Questions

Assistance animals are welcome at Adelaide Oval (identifiable with an official identification pass, medallion, coat or other recognised form of identification). There are 119 Easy Access seats throughout the stadium designed to be able to accommodate assistance dogs.

A number of options are available for accessible parking on event days – please contact Adelaide Oval Reception on 08 8211 1100 for more information. For most major events, Adelaide Oval also runs courtesy golf carts for those patrons needing assistance in entering the ground from the designated drop-off zones on Pennington Terrace, King William Road and War Memorial Drive.

Adelaide Oval has 275 places for wheelchair users and 119 Easy Access seats that provide extra space suitable for those who use mobility aids, who require extra space and for those accompanied by assistance dogs. These flexible seating options for personal assistants, companions or guests are located throughout the stadium.

All main entries to the stadium (South, East, North Gates) are accessible for wheelchair users, semi-ambulant visitors and those accompanied by assistance dogs. Ramps and lifts are used extensively around and throughout Adelaide Oval to provide safe access for wheelchair or mobility impaired visitors. Ramps are located near all stairs and lifts are located near all escalators.