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24 January 2018

Everything you need to know ahead of our massive BBL and WBBL double header at the Gabba this Saturday.

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THE GAMES

Rebel Women's Big Bash League
Saturday January 27th - 1:30pm at the Gabba

KFC Big Bash League
Saturday January 27th - 6:25pm at the Gabba

KEY TIMES
Park opens – 12:30
Gates open – 13:00
WBBL game starts – 1:30pm
WBBL game finishes – 4:15pm
BBL toss – 5:40pm
BBL game starts – 6:25pm
BBL game finishes – 9:20pm

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THE CROWD
This Saturday's match is officially a sell-out! 

HOW TO WATCH
Both games can be live-streamed at cricket.com.au, while the BBL can be watched live on Channel Ten. 

EVERYTHING TO PLAY FOR
The season hangs in the balance for both teams, with a win needed to see us have any chance of playing finals. 

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GETTING TO THE GAME
Your BBL ticket allows you free public transport on buses and trains on game days. Click here for details. 

The Brisbane Heat have also partnered with Uber to allow for easy access to and from the Gabba. If you're new to Uber, sign up and use the code BRISHEAT to get your first ride free up to $20. 

The post-game dedicated Uber pickup zone is on Potts Street, which runs parallel to Wellington Road.

SUPPORTING OVARIAN CANCER AUSTRALIA
The Brisbane Heat will be supporting our official charity partner Ovarian Cancer Australia at Saturday's game. 

OCA volunteers will be at all entry gates collecting donations to raise funds and support for all the Australian women and families suffering from ovarian cancer. 

HEAT VR
For the ultimate match day experience, download the Heat VR mobile application. 

With Heat VR, fans can watch their match-day tickets come to life using augmented reality.

Content can also be unlocked for the Heat VR AR Walk, located in the Toyota Hot Spot, where fans can watch memorable moments from Brisbane Heat history.

Located in the Gabba Park, the Brisbane Heat will host two virtual reality activations where fans can play for the Heat in VR or chill out in the 360 Degree Hub. 

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FAQs

When should I get to the ground? Due to the early WBBL start, action in the park will open at 12:30pm. As the game is sold out, we would recommend getting to the BBL game well before game time to avoid queues.

Does my game day ticket allow me access to both games? Yes it certainly does! 

Can I get signatures after the game? Yes. players will be signing autographs for 15 minutes after the match finishes in sections 1-5. All fans are welcome to make their way to this section when the game finishes, however we will attempt to cover all parts of the ground.

Can I purchase Heat merchandise at the ground? Yes, there are merchandise outlets situated across the Gabba. 

What time does action start in the park? Activities start in the park around 12:30pm. 

Can I watch the teams warm up? Yes, both sides will be warming up in the Gabba nets at approximately 4:30pm. Fans are welcome to watch from behind the nets.

Can I get on the Gabba big screen? You certainly can! Just send us a tweet or Instagram pic using @HeatBBL and we will do our best to put yours on the big screen.

This is my 1st time to the BBL. What can I expect? Fun, fireworks, big hits and plenty of excitement.