Game Day Guide: The #F3Derby Edition


Saturday 19 October 2019
Hyundai A-League – Round 2
Match: Central Coast Mariners vs. Newcastle Jets
Venue: Central Coast Stadium, Gosford 
Kick-off: 7:30pm (AEST)
Tickets: CLICK HERE 
Gates Open: 6:00pm
Hash-tag: Join the match conversation using #F3Derby & #CCMFC

GDG Ticketing

Tickets are on sale now!

You can bring along the whole family for just $40 and be a part of the F3 Derby experience!

Save time and money by purchasing now – click here to purchase.

Ticketek will be open on the Western side of the stadium from 9am, with the Eastern ticket box opening at 5:30pm. 

GDG Win a Car

Help support young footballers by purchasing a raffle ticket, and you’ll go into the draw to win a Hyundai i30! 

Tickets are just $5, and all money raised goes to the Yellow & Navy Foundation. The major prize draw will be held at half time – you’ve got to be in it to win it! 

There will be several purchase points at both entries of the stadium, and tickets can be purchased up until half time.  

This not-for-profit arm of the Central Coast Mariners is responsible for breaking down the barriers that stand in the way of young players looking to become professional football players.


Isn’t it great to have a good MATE?

Thanks to our new major co-partners, they are giving away a WWE VIP experience to a lucky fan at the #F3Derby this Saturday!

Head along to the MATE stand on Dane Drive pre-game and enter for your chance to win!

The VIP Prize Package includes:

  • 2 x Platinum Tickets to the event held on Monday 21 October, at Quodos Bank Arena
  • Behind the Scenes tour
  • Meet and greet with WWE Superstars

Package does not include travel or accomodation at the event, and terms & conditions apply. 

GDG Member Services

There will be two points for Members on match day, or those who are looking to purchase a Membership:

Dane Drive (Opposite Central Coast Leagues Club)

  • Open from 4:00pm until Kick Off
  • Two Marquees will be open for the following:

    • Pack Collections – Those looking to pick up their exclusive Members merchandise. Please have your voucher ready to redeem (Please note that pack collections will be available at the first three home games.
    • Member Services – Those who need to collect their Membership Cards, purchase a new Membership or any other enquiries. Those collecting Membership cards, so please ensure you have valid ID or proof of purchase to ensure that we can process your request smoothly. 

We so anticipate there to be large numbers looking to collect their Membership Packs and Cards, so please allow enough time prior to kick off for your collection. 

Western Services Stand (Inside the Stadium, behind Bay 5)

  • Open from Kick Off until the end of Half Time
  • This Marquee will be for those looking to pick up their exclusive Membership merchandise, purchase a new Membership or any other enquiries. 
  • People who have purchased a ticket to the F3 Derby and are looking to upgrade to a Membership can receive their ticket price off their Membership by signing up on the night! 


GDG Pre Game Feed

Grab a pre-match feed in Gosford! Local venues will be offering fantastic meal deals for Mariners fans attending the game.

  • The Bon Pavillion – Grab a house wine or beer, and a burger for just $20!
  • At Baker Street –  Enjoy a beer and a schnitzel for just $20

These offers are valid on match day only. You must show your match ticket or membership card to redeem. Terms and conditions apply at each venue. 

GDG Family Meal Deal

Want to feed the whole family at the stadium? You can pick up a $40 Family Meal Deal at all of the food concession stands along the Eastern Concourse.

You will get 4 x Hotdogs, 4 x Hot Chips and 4 x Bottles of Water for just $40!

EFTPOS is available.

GDG Supporter Events

The Yellow Army has linked up with Bay Road Brewing to host a pre-match event, featuring prizes, raffles and more. Click here to view more details.

GDG Merchandise

You can purchase your official Central Coast Mariners merchandise at Central Coast Stadium!

Located on the Northern Concourse, you can purchase the 2019/20 On-Field range, and a range of caps, flags and accessories to wear with pride!

There are jersey sizes for Men, Ladies, Youth and Toddlers!

Mariners Members save 10% – don’t forget to show your Membership card to receive your discount.