NRL club members converging on Auckland for the 2016 Downer NRL Auckland Nines will again be treated to exclusive access to the NRL and Sportsnet Members Lounge on Downer Auckland Nines Fan Day at Aotea Square.

Club Members will be able to meet with players from each Nines squad, create video clips with their favourite players, relax with family and friends, and receive photographic keepsakes in what is sure to be a must-attend event the day prior to the Nines.

With the lounge open from 10am to 4pm on Friday, February 5, it will provide club members with the perfect chance to prepare for one of the most exciting weekends of attacking rugby league the NRL has to offer.

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Club Members will be asked to present their 2016 season pass to gain entry to the lounge. Members yet to receive their 2016 pass from their club will still be granted access, with staff able confirm their membership via the membership database. Fans who wish to sign up as members on the day and access the lounge will be able to do so via the membership sales marquee located in Aotea Square.

Club Members will also be able to bring up to three guests to accompany them in the lounge, with non-members able to get a taste of the benefits of NRL club membership.

When: Friday, February 5, 10am – 4pm

Where: Aotea Square, Auckland

What's on:
NRL Club exclusive Lounge
Members will enter through a VIP entrance
Create a video clip with your favourite players
Marquee players will be in the area for a signing session
Members will have a mixture of deckchairs and couches available to relax on
Umbrellas to provide shade
Complimentary Slushy Bar, bottled water and sunscreen will be made available to members
Lucky Door Prizes
Giant Lawn Games will be scattered through-out the area and available for play: Giant skittles, Giant Noughts & Crosses, Giant Connect 4, Giant Jenga

This article first appeared on NRL.com