Saturday Night at the WAFL

Friday, March 13, 2015 - 10:35 AM

Domain Stadium will host the 2015 McDonald’s WAFL Round 1 blockbuster between East Fremantle and East Perth on Saturday 21st March at 7.10pm.

Like any traditional WAFL match fans will have the opportunity to get onto the hallowed turf for a kick to kick during the quarter time and half time breaks. Plus anyone at the game can enter their name to WIN the chance to take the Kick for $100,000. The ball must travel 30m and go through a basketball hoop to win.

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Whats On The Menu In 2015

Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 1:51 PM

On March the 18th the WAFC in conjunction with Delaware North Companies Australia will be launching their new retail food range and services for the 2015 year. The WAFC and DNC partnership will see just under a $2 million spend on developing new food outlets, a completely new menu and significant upgrades to services as part of a joint commitment to deliver great food experiences at the Stadium. The new food range will also include a specific children’s meal offer plus a mix of traditional and new speciality food items.
A review of food prices has also been undertaken and whilst final prices are still being finalised there has been a commitment to maintain 2014 prices on key retail items such as chips, hamburgers, hotdogs and drinks. The WAFC is very aware of the importance of maintaining match day experiences for fans and always undertakes benchmarking of prices around Australia to ensure value is provided to fans in Western Australia.
In addition Domain Stadium will be launching their ‘WA Home Grown’ menu range where some of West Australia’s best local producers will be showcased through their ingredients and produce being used across the whole menu range. Domain Stadium will be showcasing a uniquely West Australian food experience in 2015!
Further details will be provided at the ‘Retail menu launch’ on the 18th March 2015.

One Direction Photos

Friday, February 27, 2015 - 5:00 AM

The photos are flowing in from One Direction! Check some of them out here: 

Domain Stadium: WA's Premier Venue Has a New Name

Monday, February 9, 2015 - 12:43 PM

We are proud to announce that WA’s largest and premier stadium has a new name, Domain Stadium.

Formerly Patersons Stadium, Domain Stadium will continue to host all upcoming events and functions as the brand transitions. Fans with any queries are encouraged to contact or @DomainStadium on Twitter.

Media Announcement

THE West Australian Football Commission has finalised a new partnership with Australia’s largest real estate media business, The Domain Group, that will see Patersons Stadium renamed as Domain Stadium.

The three-year naming rights sponsorship will inject crucial funds into stadium operations and ensure Domain Stadium continues to deliver an outstanding experience for fans at a diverse range of events.

WAFC Chief Executive Officer Gary Walton said he was delighted that Domain had agreed to become the stadium naming rights sponsor.

“Domain is a leading national brand, and their involvement with the WAFC will allow us to continue to deliver world-class experiences for the West Australian community following the expiry of the Patersons Securities naming rights partnership at the end of 2014,” he said.

“As stadium managers we have a real commitment to maintaining an extremely high standard and Domain’s contribution will provide a significant boost in this area.

“The WAFC invested $1.2 million into an upgrade of the stadium screen and audio systems in 2014 and has also made a significant investment into increasing staff and customer satisfaction to enhance the fans experience at the Stadium. This was recognised last year with a series of State and National Customer Service and Human Resource Excellence Awards, including a WestBusiness Pinnacle Award.  

“In 2015 we will also be showcasing our stadium management expertise with globally experienced partners Delaware North, Live Nation and Ticketmaster. A major part of this will be the complete overhaul of our food experience, including the menus and the retail outlets. It is very exciting that this new approach will be coupled with a new naming rights partner in 2015, signalling the start of a new era at Domain Stadium.”   

The Domain Group Chief Executive Officer, Mr Antony Catalano, said he was delighted to partner with the WAFC.

“The WAFC is embarking upon an exciting new era and we are thrilled to be joining them on that journey,” Mr Catalano said.

“While Domain has long had a presence in Western Australia, we are now partnering with agents to grow the Domain Group aggressively.  Put simply, we think WA is a market that will benefit from increased competition and a genuine partnership between a major digital and print publishing business and agents.

“We are confident we can bring better products and better value to the Western Australian real estate industry, providing better outcomes for vendors, buyers and agents.

“The partnership with the WAFC provides a unique opportunity to build the Domain brand and is a very strong statement that we are serious about Western Australia, that we are here for the long term as we continue our aggressive national expansion and that we want to be a part of the WA community.”

Mr Walton also paid tribute to Patersons Securities for their support of football over the past four years and their cooperation and understanding throughout the naming rights negotiation process.

“Patersons has provided terrific support for our game in WA and we thank them greatly for their contribution to what has been a very beneficial partnership,” he said.

Special Guests Announced for One Direction Concert

Monday, January 19, 2015 - 3:49 PM

Nine Live and Sony Music are excited to announce that UK supergroup MCBUSTED will be the special guests of pop phenomenon One Direction on their Telstra Thanks ‘On The Road Again’ 2015 Australian Stadium Tour. Australian pop queen SAMANTHA JADE will be the opening act at all shows.   

With combined album sales of 15 Million, 14 Number One's, Three Brit awards and more than 1.4 million views on Youtube, MCBUSTED are Matt Willis and James Bourne of Busted, and Tom Fletcher, Danny Jones, Harry Judd and Dougie Poynter of McFly. The support announcement comes on the heels of the release of the collaboration’s highly anticipated self-titled debut album Which includes the new smash single ‘Get Over It’.

Hot off the back of the release of her summer party track ‘Sweet Talk’, SAMANTHA JADE will bring her joyous, fun and celebratory pop anthems to the One Direction stage. Samantha is gearing up to release her brand new studio album this year; an eagerly anticipated collection of material that's sure to echo her maturity, experience and talent that has been in and out of recording studios around the globe over the past decade. 

MCBUSTED and SAMANTHA JADE’s massive sounds and fun attitudes are the perfect choice to heat up the stage for One Direction. Their On The Road Again’ 2015 Tour is the band’s third Australian tour and will see them play songs from their multi-platinum albums FOUR, MIDNIGHT MEMORIES, TAKE ME HOME and UP ALL NIGHT. 

Limited tickets are still available and selling fast. Get yours here

2015 Domain Stadium AFL Fixture

Wednesday, January 7, 2015 - 9:26 AM
The countdown has started and footy kicks off in just under two months! Tickets to the NAB Challenge match at Domain Stadium go on sale to the public at 9am Thursday 29 January from Ticketmaster.

Here is Domain Stadium's 2015 NAB Challenge and AFL Fixture to get you excited!





NAB Challenge

Sun 22 March

West Coast Eagles vs. Fremantle



Sun 5 April

Fremantle vs. Port Adelaide



Fri 10 April

West Coast Eagles vs. Carlton



Sun 19 April

West Coast Eagles vs. Fremantle



Sat 25 April

Fremantle vs. Sydney Swans



Sat 2 May

West Coast Eagles vs. GWS Giants



Sat 9 May

Fremantle vs. Essendon



Sat 16 May

West Coast Eagles vs. Gold Coast Suns



Sat 23 May

Fremantle vs. North Melbourne



Sun 31 May

West Coast Eagles vs. Geelong Cats



Fri 5 June

Fremantle vs. Richmond



Sat 13 June

West Coast Eagles vs. Essendon



18-21 June

Venue Bye



Thurs 25 June

Fremantle vs. Collingwood



Sun 5 July

Fremantle vs. Brisbane Lions



Sat 11 July

West Coast Eagles vs. Adelaide Crows



Sat 18 July

Fremantle vs. Carlton



Sun 26 July

West Coast Eagles vs. Sydney Swans



Sun 2 August

Fremantle vs. GWS Giants



Sat 8 August

West Coast Eagles vs. Hawthorn



Sun 16 August

Fremantle vs. West Coast Eagles



Sun 23 August

West Coast Eagles vs. Western Bulldogs



Sun 30 August

Fremantle vs. Melbourne



Fri 4 Sept

West Coast Eagles vs. St Kilda


1D VIP: The Ultimate One Direction Experience

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 10:43 AM

The Ulitmate One Direction Experience is for anyone who knows a One Direction fan or wants to watch One Direction from the most luxurious seats in the house!

The world's biggest band, ONE DIRECTION, will perform at Patersons Stadium as part of their incredible stadium tour 'On the Road Again'. The 2015 tour will see One Direction play songs from their latest 2 x platinum album, Midnight Memories, as well as songs from their 3 x platinum Take Me Home and their 4 x platinum debut album, Up All Night.

Patersons Stadium is offering the Ultimate One Direction Experience at a great rate to celebrate and enjoy the One Direction concert in a VIP Open Box or Private Suite. 

VIP Open Box tickets are $139pp, Private Suite tickets are $169pp, plus a range of catering packages are available from $23pp.

Download the booking form here to secure your seat in 1D VIP!

ORIGIN NYE 2014 Confirmed for Patersons Stadium

Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 3:39 PM




In 2014 Patersons Stadium will play the host to New Year Eves biggest event...

After a SOLD OUT event in 2013, Origin NYE is back with a line-up of heavyweights for rap, hip hop, trap, bass and house heads in Perth! 





Horizons Touring proudly presents:

(In alphabetical order)

A special guest performance by 

BAAUER *Exclusive Australian Performance*

TICKETS ON SALE NOW from Ticketmaster 

General admission $165 + B.F

VIP Tickets $199 + B.F 

**VIP tickets include priority entry lane, private viewing platform, private bar with premium drink selection, private toilets & free cloak room**

For more information please view the event page and

Domain Stadium claims Human Resource Excellence Award

Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - 10:15 AM

The WA Football Commission (WAFC) has again demonstrated its commitment to providing a world class experience for fans at Domain Stadium, winning a Pinnacle Award for Human Resource Management Excellence.

The awards, run by The West Australian and the Australian Institute of Management, seek to highlight the best in businesses in the state in a range of areas, and were presented at a gala ceremony in Perth on Thursday, November 27.

Domain Stadium, run by the West Australian Football Commission (WAFC), was praised for its human resource initiatives covering 350 casual staff, ranging from teens to retirees. Judges praised it as “a beacon of human resources excellence” for its successful use of induction programs, scenario training, mock drills and pop quizzes.

The Pinnacle Award caps off an award winning year for the WAFC’s stadium operations team including:

  • Becoming the first Australian Stadium to receive International Customer Service Certification
  • Receiving an ISO Accreditation for Health and Safety
  • Customer Service Institute of Australia – 13th Annual Australian Service Excellence Awards – National Winner
  • Customer Service Council –Outstanding Customer Service Excellence in Hospitality and Retail – National Winner

Domain Stadium General manager Gavin Taylor said a significant investment had been made in these areas over the past three years to increase both staff and customer satisfaction and the quality of the experience for fans visiting the stadium.

“We have a real commitment to maintaining great service at Domain Stadium, and our staff play a critical role in that.”

“Our commitment to human resource excellence has included enhanced recruitment, induction, development and training programs, communication and engagement strategies, and a formal reward and recognition program,” he said.

“These strategies cover every aspect of our business and achieving and retaining certification, accreditations and receiving highly regarded business accolades is all part of our development as a world class stadium manager.”  

“We achieved some excellent results with this approach seeing staff satisfaction results increase by 18% and fan satisfaction results improve by 12% since 2011."

IRE v AUS Tug of War

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 5:19 PM

The Irish have issued the challenge! Aussies – we need teams of eight to represent Australia against the Irish in a Tug of War competition at this Saturdays Festival of Ireland. 

The rules are simple – everyone knows the rules! To enter simply get eight mates together (you and seven others). 

Register your team by emailing:
Registrations close 4pm Fri 21 Nov.

Read more about the Festival of Ireland

Read more about the International Rules Series