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Match: Vodafone Warriors v Gold Coast Titans

Date: Saturday, July 2, 2016

Venue: Mount Smart Stadium, Auckland

Game day sponsor: TNT

Game Day Hashtags:  #Mannering250 #MtSmart250 #NRLWarriorsTitans

There are 500 special reasons to be at Mount Smart Stadium when the Vodafone Warriors face Gold Coast this Saturday night. Simon Mannering provides half of them when he makes his 250th NRL appearance, becoming only the second player to reach the milestone behind the great Stacey Jones. The other 250 reasons belong to Mount Smart Stadium itself; the ground that means so much to so many rugby league supporters stages the Vodafone Warriors’ 250th home game since it became the club’s base in 1995.



Gates open: 12:30pm

NYC Kick-off: 12:40pm

ISP Kick-off: 2:40pm

NRL Kick-off: 5:05pm


SPECIAL GUEST: On field interview with Vodafone Warrior #1 Dean Bell

FUN ZONE: Get your photo taken down in the Harvey Norman Community Fun Zone with Vodafone Warriors with players there between 4-5pm. There will also be face painting & the passing wall with the opportunity to win prizes.

ROAD WARRIOR: Want to win the Suzuki Road Warrior? Find the Suzuki Road Warrior next to the Members Clubrooms, have your photo taken by our official photographers, enter your details to go in the draw to win! Prize drawn at our last home game.

T-SHIRT CANNON: Don't forget if you manage to catch one of the players warm up T-Shirts from the Canterbury T-Shirt cannon, head down to the Members' Clubrooms after the game for your opportunity to meet the team!

FOOD COMBOS: Grab a beer and a Westie Pie for just 10 bucks and we’ll throw in a free Vodafone Warriors branded beer cooler to keep your hand warm and your beverage cold, thanks to our good mates at Westie Pies.

To celebrate the double milestone, get your hands on the $2.50 hot dog deal from outlets in the East and West stands.

POST MATCH: Bring the family back to Andy’s Burgers & Bar at SKYCITY after the game today to meet the entire team and celebrate with the SKYCITY Player Of The Day. SKYCITY – Official home of entertainment for the Vodafone Warriors.

CHARITY: Help support the Parlympics NZ. With a gold coin donate at the gates. Wristbands and pins available for purchase in the Harvey Norman Community Fun Zone.

HARVEY NORMAN COMMUNITY FUN ZONE: Enter the paper dart competition down at the Harvey Norman Community Fun Zone for your chance to win a fabulous TNT BBQ, draw to be done at half time of the NRL game, gold coin entry with all proceeds being donated to Paralympics.

SPIRITOFGOLD: Snap a photo at the game on Instagram use hashtag #spiritofgold and follow @harveynormannz and @paralympicsnz and go into the draw to win a signed Vodafone Warriors Jersey.

MARCHANDISE SPECIAL: Game day special - Adults jerseys $149, Kids jerseys $99

Acknowledgement of Country

The New Zealand Warriors honour the mana of the Indigenous peoples of Aotearoa, Australia and the Pacific. We acknowledge the traditional kaitiaki of the lands, elders past and present, their stories, their traditions, their mamae and their mana motuhake.

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