#F3Derby on NYE – The Game Day Guide

Game Day Guide #F3Derby

Thursday 31st December 2020
A-League Match Week 1
Central Coast Mariners v Newcastle Jets
Venue: Central Coast Stadium, Gosford
Kick-Off: 7:05pm (AEDT)
Gates Open: 6:00pm
Tickets: Click Here
Hashtag: Join the conversation with #CCMvNEW & #CCMFC
Broadcast: Live coverage on FOX SPORTS 505 from 7:00pm (AEDT), Kayo Sports (www.kayosports.com.au) and MyFootball Live App
Audio Broadcast: Coast FM 963 from 6:30pm (AEDT)



Please note that due to the current COVID 19 pandemic additional measures have been put in place around the venue, in particular upon entering the stadium. 

Due to the most recent COVID 19 outbreak in NSW, the venue capacity for Central Coast Stadium has reduced to 50% until further notice. 

Reserved Seat Members – You will be required to sit in the seats that were initially allocated to you. For any questions, please contact memberships@ccmariners.com.au

General Admission Members & Ticket Holders – Please note that every second row in the Yellow & Navy bays will be blocked off, and you will be required to leave a minimum of two seats between your group and the next. 

For more information about staying COVID Safe at Central Coast Stadium, click here.




  • Due to COVID 19, all ticket purchases must be made online as the Ticketek Box Office is closed. 
  • There will be staff available at each entry to assist with any ticketing questions 
  • Newcastle Jets fans will be allocated Bays 30, 31, 32, 53 & 54. 



At the end of the match, we ask all attendees to stay in their seats for the fireworks display in the stadium. We ask that no one stand in their seats and be mindful of those around you. 

Please note that the players will do a lap around the stadium at the end of the match, however due to social distancing regulations players will be unable to sign autographs or post for photos at this time. We remind you to please remain in your seats until instructed to head to the exits. 



  • 2020/21 Mariners Members will be able to collect their hat or scarf before the game from the marquee that is located on Dane Drive from 5pm (AEDT).
  • If you have purchased an additional hat or scarf then let us know upon your arrival at the marquee. 
  • Foundation Members have been posted their merchandise items, and will not be required to collect anything on match day. 
  • Members seated in the Alcohol-Free bays and MyClub Members will be able to collect their Membership cards at the Members marquee from 5pm. 

It’s not too late to join us for this season with a range of Membership options to suit everyone. CLICK HERE to find the best Membership for you. 



The Members Badge Draw is back for the 2020/21 season, and this year you’ve got the chance to win cold hard cash! Members are instantly in the draw – but you have to be at the game to win!

Listen out before kick off for the winning Member Number – if that’s you, you have until the end of half time to head to the merchandise stand to claim your prize. If no one claims the prize, it will jackpot to $200 at our next home match day!



We’re kicking off the season with a giant merchandise sale on the Western Warm Up Field! Head to the marquee and check out the range of items from just $5 – there is plenty of new stock for all ages, as well as player worn match jerseys, our limited edition FFA Cup jersey and so much more!

The merchandise marquee is by contactless payment only – no cash is accepted. 

We ask that all customers follow the directional signage and note that the number of people within the marquee will be limited due to number restrictions, so there may be a small wait to get inside. We appreciate your patience. The merchandise marquee is open until the end of half time so get in quick to grab a bargain! 


Catch all the pre-game hype as we kick off the  season with Mariners TV live on Facebook from 5:00pm (AEDT). Join Carly and Pete as they chat all things F3 Derby and the beginning of a new season for the Yellow and Navy.


Macca’s is back with their Player of the Match voting for fans – and this year we have a $50 voucher to give away for the Mariners online store after every single Mariners game…home and away! Simply follow the links on socials or via the e-mail sent at the end of each game and vote each week to be in the running! Don’t receive our e-mails? Sign up here to stay in the loop.