The Newcastle Jets will mark the 10-year anniversary of the club’s participation in the Hyundai A-League with special celebrations and promotions at the Round 11 fixture against Adelaide United at Hunter Stadium on December 19th.
The Jets played their first ever Hyundai A-League match against the Reds at then Energy Australia Stadium on Friday, August 26th 2005.
The 10-year anniversary match, which will be sponsored by Newcastle Airport, will involve special entertainment, promotions, competitions and prizes that will make the fixture simply unmissable for all Newcastle Jets supporters and members.
Club members will be encouraged to attend the match with an exclusive member-only competition prize to be announced next week and non-members and will be able to secure tickets at great discounted prices so all football fans can be part of this special occasion.
To kick-off the celebrations, the Newcastle Jets are offering $1 tickets* to watch the match against Adelaide United, which will be on-sale at ticketmaster.com.au for a 10-minute window starting at 10am tomorrow.
The earlier Jets supporters purchase their ticket, the cheaper it will be for them to attend the 10-year anniversary match!
The 10am, 10-minute ticket offer will continue for 10 days up until the day before the match, with ticket prices during this window increasing by a dollar each day.
10am, 10-minute ticket offer price schedule*:
Tuesday 9/12 - $1 tickets between 10am and 10:10am
Wednesday 10/12 - $2 tickets between 10am and 10:10am
Thursday 11/12 - $3 tickets between 10am and 10:10am
Friday 12/12 - $4 tickets between 10am and 10:10am
Saturday 13/12 - $5 tickets between 10am and 10:10am
Sunday 14/12 - $6 tickets between 10am and 10:10am
Monday 15/12 - $7 tickets between 10am and 10:10am
Tuesday 16/12 - $8 tickets between 10am and 10:10am
Wednesday 17/12 - $9 tickets between 10am and 10:10am
Thursday 18/12 - $10 tickets between 10am and 10:10am
Friday 19/12 – Tickets return to regular price on day of the match versus Adelaide United.
Outside of the 10-minute window at 10am on each day listed above, tickets for the 10-year anniversary match will be sold at the regular prices for Jets home matches.
Newcastle Jets CEO Robbie Middleby said the club was excited to celebrate a decade of participation in the Hyundai A-League with all its members and supporters.
“The 10-year anniversary match will offer a fantastic chance to commemorate the history of the Newcastle Jets in the Hyundai A-League,” Middleby said.
“It is a great opportunity for the Club to thank our loyal Members and fans for their continued support over the past decade with some special offers and promotions.
“We look forward to enjoying this special occasion with the Hunter Region’s football community and encourage all Jets supporters to unite behind the team.”
Newcastle Airport CEO Paul Hughes said Newcastle Airport was proud to support the 10-year anniversary match.
“The Jets are an important community asset and we are delighted to be supporting this 10 year anniversary match. 10 years is a significant milestone, one that resonates with us having been 10 years since our last major terminal redevelopment,” Hughes said.
"We hope this match can unite all Jets fans from the last 10 years to cheer the team to victory.”
Jets Members are encouraged to keep an eye on newcastlejets.com.au and the Club’s Twitter, Facebook and Instagram pages as the Club will be announcing more exciting plans for the match over the coming days.
*All ticket prices include GST and quoted in AU. A handling fee from $4.35 per transaction applies. Credit / Debit card charges of 1.95% will also apply. The $1 ticket offer is only available from 10am - 10.10am on Tuesday 9th December. A maximum of four tickets can be purchased per transaction.