Sydney Roosters to bring 2023 NRL blockbuster against Bulldogs to Central Coast Stadium as two pre-season double-headers locked in for the Coast


The Sydney Roosters will play a huge Sunday afternoon NRL game against the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs at Central Coast Stadium on Sunday 4 June.

As the Central Coast Stadium 2023 event calendar continues to grow, the mighty Roosters have scheduled their Round 14 game for the Coast at the family-friendly kick-off time of 2pm.

In other exciting news for the Central Coast, both the Sydney Roosters and the South Sydney Rabbitohs will host 2023 NRL Pre-Season Challenge matches at Central Coast Stadium as part of two big double-headers.

On Friday 10 February at Central Coast Stadium, Week 1 of the 2023 NRL Pre-Season Challenge will feature:

5:55pm: Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks v Newcastle Knights

8pm: South Sydney Rabbitohs v Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles

On Friday 17 February at Central Coast Stadium, Week 2 of the Pre-Season Challenge will feature:

5:55pm: Parramatta Eels v Newcastle Knights

8pm: Sydney Roosters v Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles

The Sydney Roosters’ home game against St George Illawarra Dragons in Round 18 2022 drew a bumper crowd of 15,721 to Central Coast Stadium and featured significant fan engagement activities and NRL activations on the Coast.

The Roosters’ 2023 NRL fixture against the Bulldogs will be a genuine sporting highlight on the Central Coast calendar of events, giving footy fans everywhere the opportunity to experience one of the most picturesque venues in Australian sport while also driving tourism and local business for the Coast.

Fans travelling from Sydney for the premiership game or the trials are encouraged to make a weekend of it on the Coast, with spectacular beaches, waterways and hospitality offerings.

Trains run frequently from Central Station in Sydney to Gosford Station, with the Station a short walk to the ground. If driving, parking is available at nearby Gosford City car park.