Fresh off a stirring Spud's Game win at the 'G, the Saints return to Marvel Stadium to face Essendon in what's sure to be a hot contest under the roof.

Here's everything you need to know ahead of our Round 3 match this Easter weekend!

Round 3

Essendon v St Kilda
Saturday 30 March
Marvel Stadium, 4:20pm AEDT
Broadcast on Fox Footy & Kayo

Gates open at 2:45pm

NOTE: Saturday's match is a St Kilda AWAY game.

There's no better way to spend the Easter weekend than with the Saints! Secure your tickets for Round 3 below.

If you are a Saints member who has purchased tickets through Ticketmaster, you can add your tickets to your smartphone wallet via the Ticketmaster app now.

 Why download your ticket now?

  • Help avoid congestion at the gates and ensure smoother entry into Marvel Stadium.
  • Your ticket will still scan when it's been added to your wallet, regardless of if you're experiencing issues accessing the internet.
  • Screenshots of tickets won't work - add to your wallet or forward to your family and friends if they are using tickets.

The Member Zone is a new online space dedicated to link St Kilda members with all the information they need to get the most out of their memberships.

To access our Member Zone, click here.

Plan your journey with PTV Journey Planner to make sure you get to the game on time and with ease. 

Ahead of the game, make sure to visit Victoria's Big Build website to view any potential disruptions and plan your journey ahead of time.

Travel disruptions

  • Footscray Road: Lane closed in both directions between Shepherd Bridge and Waterfront Way.
  • Shepparton Line: Coaches replace trains between Seymour and Shepparton stations.
  • Seymour Line: From 9:45pm, coaches replace trains between Southern Cross and Seymour stations.


Southern Cross Station is located adjacent to Marvel Stadium and stops for both V-line and Metropolitan train lines. It is a short walk across the Spencer Street/Bourke Street pedestrian footbridge.


Marvel Stadium's car parking in Docklands is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, with more than 2,500 undercover car parks available daily.

Carpark entrance/exit points are located on Bourke Street (A & B), Wurundjeri Way (C) and La Trobe Street (D & E). The car park is divided into four colour sections on each level. Simply park your car and take note of the colour and level you have parked on. There are lifts from each car park level to the internal concourse at Gates 4, 6, 8 and 9.

Please note, the car park has a maximum clearance of 2.10 metres.


The bus terminus is at Southern Cross Train Station and services airport transfers as well as routes across country Victoria. Marvel Stadium is a short walk across the Bourke Street pedestrian footbridge from the bus terminus.


City trams run to Marvel Stadium via La Trobe Street and Harbour Esplanade:

  • Tram #30: St Vincents Plaza / Central Pier Docklands
  • Tram #35: Anticlockwise / Anticlockwise or Clockwise / Clockwise
  • Tram #70: Waterfront City Docklands / Wattle Park
  • Tram #75: Central Pier Docklands / Vermont South
  • Tram #86: Waterfront City Docklands / Bundoora RMIT

Trams also stop in the CBD on Spencer Street, Bourke Street and Collins Street, and all are a short walk to Marvel Stadium:

  • Tram #96: St Kilda Beach / East Brunswick
  • Tram #11: West Preston / Victoria Harbour Docklands
  • Tram #48: North Balwyn / Victoria Harbour Docklands

For more information on accessing Marvel Stadium, click here.

Get all your red, white and black gear sorted before the game, exclusively through Saints Locker online!

Follow St Kilda's official social media channels for all the latest news and behind-the-scenes action on game day.

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Visit the official Saints Match Centre for live in-game stats, highlights, news and other updates.