Everything you need to know about Guns N’ Roses New Zealand shows
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Everything you need to know about Guns N’ Roses New Zealand shows

Guns N’ Roses are finally in our corner of the globe!
6 December 2022 8:40AM

Guns N’ Roses are finally in our corner of the globe!

They’re headed to Wellington’s Sky Stadium this Thursday (December 8) and Auckland’s Eden park this Saturday (December 10), plus with special guests The Chats and Alien Weaponry. 

She’s gonna be an epic couple of gigs, and we wanna make sure you’ve got all the info before your huge night of rock. 

Haven’t got a ticket yet? Snag one now! If you purchased a ticket for the 2021 show, your ticket is still valid and you don’t need to do anything. 

Wellington

Come join us at The Rock pre-party from 2pm at Mac’s Brewbar. The first 200 people there will score themselves a free singlet, plus we’ve got a bunch of Rock merch to give away!

5pm - Gates open

5.30pm - Alien Weaponry

6.20pm - The Chats

7.30pm - Guns N’ Roses are on!

*Timings subject to change 

Parking and transport

There are extra train services running to and from this event on the Hutt, Kapiti and Johnsonville lines. Event tickets can be used for this on the Kapiti and Hutt lines only and can be purchased at ticket offices or onboard services.

The Sky Stadium car park is open for this event at a cost of $32 online (fees apply) or $35 at the gate (non-refundable). Click here to purchase your park. 

If you already purchased a car parking ticket for the 2021 show, it will remain valid for this show. If you require a mobility car park, please contact Sky Stadium’s main reception on 04 473 3881 by midday on Wednesday 7 December. 

To find out what you can and can’t bring into the stadium, click here

Come join us for a couple wet ones at Morningside Tavern for The Rock pre-gig! Just like the Welly one, we’ll have free singlets to give away to the first 200 people that show up - and a ton of Rock merch to be given away. It all kicks off from 2pm.

Auckland

4.30pm - Eden Park gates open

Performer timings TBC...

Parking and transport

Busses will be on their regular schedule, and you can jump on with your event ticket. The scheduled bus services will be working from 2pm until end of services that day.

Travel on scheduled trains is included with your ticket from 2pm until end of services that day. Simply show your concert ticket at the manned gate at your station if asked by on-board staff.

Eastern Line – buses will replace trains between Otahuhu and Manukau.

Southern Line - buses will replace trains between Otahuhu and Papakura.

The Downtown Ferry Terminal is next to the Britomart Transport Centre; ferry passengers can easily transfer to train or bus at Britomart to make their way to Eden Park. Normal fares/passes apply for ferry services.

There is no parking at Eden Park on a game day for the general public and all vehicles must display a relevant parking permit. 

Some areas around the stadium, including areas within the parking scheme, are reserved for traffic management. For a map of where you can park, click here

For more Auckland Transport information, click here

And for what you can and can't bring into Eden Park, click here

Alrighty, that should be everything you need to know about Gunners NZ shows. See you there!