conditions of entry

The following conditions of entry apply to Oakes Oval. These conditions should also be read in conjunction with the conditions of sale appearing on each ticket.

Refusal of Entry

For the comfort, safety and enjoyment of all patrons, Oakes Oval management reserves the right to:

  • Refuse entry to any persons deemed to be intoxicated and / or disorderly;
  • Refuse entry to any unauthorised persons;
  • Refuse entry of items which have the potential to cause injury or public nuisance (ie large flags / banners, musical instruments etc).

General Conditions

  • Alcoholic beverages cannot be taken into or from Oakes Oval by patrons.
  • Smoking on the premises is not permitted.
  • For safety reasons, strollers and prams are not permitted into grandstand/outer stands.
  • Checking procedures will apply to prevent persons possessing liquor from entering;

Restricted / Prohibited Items

The following restricted / prohibited items are not permitted into Oakes Oval:

  • Glass
  • Alcoholic beverages (being brought into Oakes Oval);
  • Flares / Fireworks;
  • Laser pointers;
  • Knives or other dangerous weapons;
  • Cameras and Recording devices (for commercial purposes) including tripods;
  • Metal flag poles, extendable flag poles and / or flag poles of more than 1.4 metres in length;
  • Oversized banners and flags which are deemed to cause public nuisance. Specific conditions may apply for some events regarding the entry of flagpoles, flags, and banners;
  • Whistles, hooters and horns.

Responsible Service of Alcohol

Oakes Oval supports the responsible service of alcohol. Only mid-strength and light alcohol will be served in the venue. 

Dress Standards

  • As a minimum for general admission, patrons must be appropriately clothed for a public place and must wear shoes. Patrons with bare feet will not be permitted entry.
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