2023 Toyota AFL Finals Series

Brisbane v Carlton

Saturday 23 September

The Gabba

Match start: 5:15PM (AEST)

Gates open: 3:45PM (AEST)


Tickets for this week's game are SOLD OUT.


For all PWD and accessibility information, please visit the Gabba's Accessibility page.


An accessibility drop off zone is located near Gate 5 on Linton Street (near Duke St) for the Grand Final.
For the Grand Final there is extremely limited accessibility parking across from Gate 5 on Duke St – you will require a PWD permit to access this area and is first in, first served.



Pre-game activations:


The Carlton Shop:

The Carlton Shop will be open at the Viewing Session - Gate 2, from when Gates open. 

The Carlton Shop will also be trading at the Gabba on Game Day. We will be at Gate 7, from 3.45pm.

Getting to the game: The Gabba

Heading to the footy? Don’t miss the start. Public transport and road disruptions may affect your journey. Avoid delays and check before you travel at bigbuild.vic.gov.au


There is no public parking at The Gabba.

Fifteen minute parking limits apply across most of The Gabba Traffic Area on event days – we strongly recommend taking advantage of the public transport options.

Find out more about parking restrictions around The Gabba on the Brisbane City Council website.

Public transport: 

Public transport is the best way to get to The Gabba.

Travel for FREE within the Brisbane City Council shire by showing your pre-purchased event ticket on Queensland Rail City Network trains (excluding Airtrain), Brisbane City Council buses or a special event shuttle service from 4 hours prior to the event

Public transport has returned to full capacity for all major events at the Gabba. To keep it COVID-safe we strongly recommend wearing a mask to and from the game especially on board public transport and when entering or exiting the stadium. Consider travelling earlier to avoid congestion.

Plan your journey using the Translink Journey Planner or call 13 12 30 for more information about getting to the game.

Please note while regular services stopping at the Woolloongabba busway station operate as usual pre-event, regular services to and from the Woolloongabba busway station are suspended post-event to allow for special event bus services. Special event services to Brisbane City, Chermside, Carindale and Eight Mile Plains/Mt Gravatt operate for approximately 60min post event, please visit translink for more information. 

Social media:

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Broadcast information:

Fans can watch the game live on Channel 7, Fox Footy and Kayo.

IKON Park live site: 

Can’t make it to Brisbane? Join fellow Bluebaggers and watch our preliminary final here at IKON Park live on Channel 7. 

Match-day Pavilion, IKON Park

Entry via Gate 6 


  • Food and beverage voucher provided upon arrival.
  • Cash bar available for the duration of the event.
  • Access inside the Match-day Pavilion and balcony to watch the game, as well as outdoor seating directly below the Pavilion.
  • Event is exclusive to Carlton members only. Login to your shop account for your exclusive member access!

Tickets are available here. 

Quick links:

AFL player profiles | 2023 AFL fixture | AFL membership | The Carlton Shop