The Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs will host premiers the Melbourne Storm in a historic NRL double header at the new Perth Stadium in Round One of the 2018 NRL Telstra Premiership season.
The Bulldogs and the South Sydney Rabbitohs will host their first game of the 2018 season at the soon-to-be-completed stadium, on Saturday March 10, 2018 as part of a double header.
The Rabbitohs opponents will be the New Zealand Warriors.
The Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs can confirm that tickets to round one will not be included in regular full-season membership packages.
Tickets for the blockbuster will be available from $20 for adults, as well as, $50 for families. Members will be able to purchase tickets from $15 (adults) and $45 (families).
Tickets will be available at nrl.com/tickets and include integrated public transport.
Meanwhile the NRL will stage an unprecedented four double headers across four major cities in Australia and New Zealand as part of the 2018 NRL Telstra Premiership.
ANZ Stadium, Mt Smart Stadium, Perth Stadium and Brisbane’s Suncorp Stadium will be the venues for the double headers all in the first 10 rounds of the 2018 Premiership.
The double headers will feature:
Ø South Sydney Rabbitohs v Warriors and Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs v Premiers Melbourne Storm at the new Perth Stadium in Round One on Saturday, March 10;
Ø South Sydney Rabbitohs v Manly Warringah Sea Eagles and Parramatta Eels v Cronulla Sutherland Sharks at ANZ Stadium in Round Three on Saturday, March 24;
Ø Wests Tigers v Melbourne Storm and Warriors v North Queensland Cowboys at Auckland’s Mt Smart Stadium in Round Five on Saturday, April 7;
Ø Melbourne Storm v Gold Coast Titans and Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles v Brisbane Broncos at Suncorp Stadium in Round 10 on Saturday, May 12.