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2021-22 Vodafone Ashes Series

Dec, 2021-Jan, 2022
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Your 2021-22 Vodafone Ashes Series travel experience starts here. Don’t miss a wicket of the Ashes this year as one of sports greatest rivalries comes down-under for the five test series from December 2021 to January 2022. Watch the action live with an official travel package.

Packages are on sale now.

Events Travel is an independent contractor to, and is not an agent or associate of, Cricket Australia or Cricket Australia Travel Office. Events Travel, a Cricket Australia Travel Office Licensed Travel Operator for the 2021-22 Vodafone Ashes Series CATO2122/20. Ticket and Entry Conditions apply to all tickets and attendance at the 2021-22 Vodafone Ashes Series. These Conditions are available from Events Travel on request or at www.cricket.com.au.

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Official Ashes Series Packages

  • Ashes 2021 Brisbane Test - Gabba 2
    Available
    Brisbane Express
    Enjoy a quick 3-night break in Brisbane for Day 1 and Day 2 of the First Test
    FROM
    A$979
  • Ashes 2021 Brisbane Test - Gabba 1
    Available
    Brisbane Relax
    Relax with 5-nights of luxury accommodation and Days 1-4 of the First Test
    FROM
    A$1,549
  • Ashes 2021 Adelaide Test Adelaide Oval 1
    Available
    Adelaide Express
    Enjoy a luxurious 3-night break with Day 1 and 2 of the Second Test in Adelaide
    FROM
    A$1,179
  • Ashes 2021 Adelaide Test Adelaide Oval 2
    Available
    Adelaide Relax
    Stay a while and spend 5-nights in Adelaide with Days 1-4 of the Second Test
    FROM
    A$1,639
  • Ashes 2021 Melbourne Test MCG 1
    Available
    Melbourne Express
    Nothing beats Boxing Day at the mighty MCG. Stay for 3-nights and enjoy Day 1 and 2 of the…
    FROM
    A$1,159
  • Ashes 2021 Melbourne Test MCG 2
    Available
    Melbourne Relax
    Enjoy summer in Melbourne with 5-nights luxury accommodation and tickets to the Third Test at the MCG
    FROM
    A$1,719
  • Ashes 2021 Sydney Test SCG 2
    Limited
    Sydney Express
    Sydney beckons with luxury accommodation and tickets to Day 1 and 2 of the Fourth Test at the SCG
    FROM
    A$1,209
  • Ashes 2021 Sydney Test SCG 1
    Limited
    Sydney Relax
    Stay 5-nights to enjoy the sights of Sydney with Days 1-4 at the SCG’s Fourth Test
    FROM
    A$1,699
  • Ashes 2021 Perth Test Perth Stadium 2
    Available
    Perth Express
    Head west to Perth for 3-nights to watch Days 1 and 2 of the Fifth Test at Perth Stadium
    FROM
    A$1,149
  • Ashes 2021 Perth Test Perth Stadium 1
    Available
    Perth Relax
    Make a holiday of it with 5-nights in luxury hotels, endless entertainment, and tickets to the Fifth Test at…
    FROM
    A$1,769

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2021-22 Vodafone Ashes Series - Adelaide Oval
2021-22 Vodafone Ashes Series

Overview

Learn about what makes this event special and what you can expect with Events Travel.

There really is no better way to experience an Australian summer than to watch sports greatest rivalry at Australia’s best cricket grounds. The 2021-22 Vodafone Ashes Series will be the next opportunity to do just that. The Ashes, and the five tests that make up the series, will be held at five cities across the country from December 2021 to January 2022. England will be coming down-under to try to win back The Ashes Urn that Steve Smith and his Aussie team retained in the thrilling draw against England in the most recent 2019 Ashes Series.

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The Ashes is one of sports greatest rivalries and with it comes years of history, prestige, and tradition. No matter which side you’re batting for, you can enjoy value and convenience with an official 2021-22 Vodafone Ashes Series package; including tickets, accommodation, transport, sightseeing, merchandise, and exclusive events.

At Events Travel we’ve been proudly helping fans travel the world for The Ashes, ICC Cricket World Cup, ICC Champions Trophy and T20 World Cup since 1993. We know the ingredients that make a memorable and quality cricket travel experience and we’ve been applying the recipe to multiple Ashes Series over three decades; including most recently to the 2019 Ashes Series, where we travelled to all five tests in England with packages, tours, and cruises on offer.

Whether you’re an Ashes veteran or a newcomer, we have the perfect package to help you get there; whether you’re staying local, travelling to another state or travelling internationally to Australia.

Packages are on sale now. Join us at The Ashes.

Details

Find out more about the event, destination and important travel information.

Test 1, Brisbane: 8-12 December (Vodafone Brisbane Test)
Test 2, Adelaide: 16-20 December (Vodafone Day-Night Test)
Test 3, Melbourne: 26-30 December (Vodafone Boxing Day Test)
Test 4, Sydney: 5-9 January (Vodafone Pink Test)
Test 5, Perth: 13-18 January (Vodafone Perth Test)

Official Ashes Tickets

All packages come with guaranteed official match tickets and preferential seating locations within each category, below are the locations of each category at each stadium. Seating maps are coming soon.

Vodafone 1st Ashes Test Match, Brisbane

Gabba Ticket Categories
CATEGORY A Southern or Northern Stand – Behind the Bowlers Arm
CATEGORY B Upper Level – Slips to Gully
CATEGORY C Lower Western Stand – Square of the Wicket
CATEGORY D Lower Eastern Stand – Slips to Gully
CATEGORY E Lower Eastern Stand – Gully to Square of the Wicket

Vodafone 2nd Ashes Test Match, Adelaide

Adelaide Oval Ticket Categories
CATEGORY A Riverbank Stand – front of Level 5 – Behind the Bowlers Arm
CATEGORY B Riverbank Stand – rear of Level 5 – Behind the Bowlers Arm or Riverbank Stand – front of Level 1, Slips
CATEGORY C Riverbank Stand – Level 5 – Slips to Gully
CATEGORY D Eastern Stand – Square of the Wicket. Level 5 – front of the bay
CATEGORY E Eastern Stand – Square of the wicket. Level 5 – rear of the bay

Vodafone 3rd Ashes Test Match, Melbourne

MCG Ticket Categories
CATEGORY A Olympic Stand – Level 2 – Slips to Gully or Southern Stand – Level 2 – Behind the Bowlers Arm
CATEGORY B Ponsford Stand – Level 2 – Square of the Wicket
CATEGORY C Southern Stand – Level 3 – Slips to Gully. (Day 4 may change to Level 1)
CATEGORY D Level 1 or Level 3 – Square of the Wicket
CATEGORY E Southern Stand – Level 4 – Gully
CATEGORY F Southern Stand – Level 4 – Square of the Wicket

Vodafone 4th Ashes Test Match, Sydney

SCG Ticket Categories
CATEGORY A Victor Trumper Stand – Behind the Bowlers Arm to Slips
CATEGORY B Victor Trumper Stand – Slips to Gully
CATEGORY C Churchill/Brewongle Stands – Concourse – Slips to Gully
CATEGORY D O’Reilly Stand (rear), Square of the Wicket
CATEGORY E O’Reilly Concourse – Gully

Vodafone 5th Ashes Test Match, Perth

Optus Stadium Ticket Categories
CATEGORY A Behind the Bowlers Arm to Slips – Level 1
CATEGORY B Square of the Wicket – Level 1 or 2 West
CATEGORY C Square of the Wicket – Level 1 East and Level 5 West
CATEGORY D Square of the Wicket East

Hand-selected accommodation

For each Test, we’ve hand-selected some of the cities top accommodation options while balancing value and convenience. Dates are adjustable if required, we can also add-on extra nights, room upgrades and other services. Speak to a Travel Expert today.


Official Ashes Function

These two hour events in each Test city feature former cricketing greats and special guest appearances. Hear about famous Ashes battles and preview the next instalment as each Vodafone Ashes Test is closely dissected and analysed. An overview of each Official Ashes Function is provided below. Details will be updated as finalised. All venues are centrally located and guests are required to make their own way to the functions. In Melbourne, buses will operate at the conclusion of the function to transport guests directly to the MCG.

ASHES TEST FUNCTION DATE PROVISIONAL START TIME VENUE INCLUSIONS
Brisbane Tue 7 Dec, 2021 5.00pm To Be Confirmed Entertainment, finger food, beer, wine and soft drinks.
Adelaide Thu 16 Dec, 2021 11.00am Adelaide Convention Centre Entertainment, 2-course lunch, beer, wine and soft drinks.
Melbourne Mon 27 Dec, 2021 7.30am Crown Palladium Entertainment, hot & cold breakfast items, tea, coffee and juice (non-alcoholic).
Sydney Tue 4 Jan, 2022 5.00pm To Be Confirmed Entertainment, finger food, beer, wine and soft drinks.
Perth Thu 13 Jan, 2022 5.00pm To Be Confirmed Entertainment, finger food, beer, wine and soft drinks.

Official Cricket Australia Merchandise

All packages include quality merchandise, including a polo and cap. Measurements can be found below in CM.

Ashes 2021 Cricket Australia merchandise Ashes 2021 Cricket Australia merchandise polo shirt

DESCRIPTION S M L XL 2XL 3XL 4XL
Length (from Shoulder to hem) 73 75 77 79 81 83.5 86
Across shoulder 46.5 48 49.5 51 52.5 54.5 56.5
Chest width – front & back (measured at widest part of the chest) 103 108 113 118 123 130 137
Waist width – front & back (measured at the most narrow part of the waist) 101 106 111 116 121 128 135
Hem width – front & back (measured at the widest part of the hip) 103 108 113 118 123 130 137

Exclusive Ashes Experiences

All Ashes packages include a strategy session, where you have the opportunity to review the day’s play, on Days 1-3, with a match day expert (location TBA).

For Category A and Category B ticket holders, our packages also include a walk onto the field post play. On one of the match days you attend, you will experience what it is like to step foot on the hallowed turf of Australia’s most iconic sporting stadiums.

Please note: Weather may affect how/whether we can offer an experience. Intoxicated patrons won’t be able to walk onto the field for safety and security reasons.   Biosecurity measures may impact the walk on the field.
  • Check-in dates can be changed to suit your needs. This is particularly relevant for the Boxing Day Test, where you may want to check-in on Boxing Day to enjoy Christmas with family. Speak to a Travel Expert today
  • Additional travel services are available for packages including flights, transport, travel insurance, and more
  • Hotels selected are either within easy walking distance to each stadium (Adelaide, Melbourne, and Perth), or transport is provided (Brisbane and Sydney)
  • All packages are covered by our Covid-19 guarantees, so you can travel with confidence
  • For Day Five where applicable, entry will be via a gold coin donation at the venue, or if Covid-19 measures are in place, an electronic ticket

What’s available within an Ashes Package?

  • Event: Guaranteed official Ashes tickets with priority seating allocations and exclusive event experiences
  • Flights: Fly to all host cities on any carrier at best available fares
  • Accommodation: Hand-selected hotels and apartments
  • Transport: Private transfers, group transfers, and car hire
  • Sightseeing: See your host city with tickets to attractions, day tours or spend more time on a multi-day tour with our preferred overland tour companies
  • Customised packages: Create your own itinerary with a Travel Expert. Perfect for individuals, private groups, and corporates

Terms

All bookings are governed by our General Booking and Travelling Terms and Conditions available online or on request at anytime.

Payments

Deposit to confirm your booking is 30% (plus any upgrades or extras in full if applicable)

Balance payment due by 23 September, 2021

Payment methods

We accept bank transfers, credit card payments and cheques. For domestic bank transfers to our Australian bank account there are no fees. For international bank transfers to our Australian bank account, there is a A$20 transaction fee. We accept payment via Visa and Mastercard with a 1.5% merchant fee.

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