Lions Tour Information

With the announcement of The British & Irish Lions tour to Australia in 2025, please see all relevant information below for Waratahs 2024 and 2025 members.

NSW Waratahs vs The Lions Tour Matches

All ticketed NRWC Members (Season & Flexi Members) will have the right to purchase tickets to this game held at Allianz Stadium on Saturday 5th July 2025 under the conditions below.

  • You must be a paid member by 15 December 2023 to access the presale.
  • Only Full Season and Flexi Members are entitled to this presale (Essential, Supporter or Life Members without a ticketed package are not eligible).
  • NRWC Members do not have presale access to Tour Matches outside of NSW (e.g. Reds v The Lions).
  • Tickets will go on sale early 2024.
  • Eligible members will be entitled to purchase one (1) ticket per ticketed package held.
  • Members will not have access to their same seats that they hold in the Waratahs regular season. Members will have access to purchase tickets on a first come-first serve basis in the member's pre-sale.

Invitational Australian and New Zealand XV V Lions Match

An additional match with an Invitational Australian and New Zealand XV to play the Lions in Adelaide on 12 July 2025. All ticketed NRWC Members (Season & Flexi Members) will also have pre-sale rights to purchase tickets to this match.

Wallabies vs The Lions Test Matches

All full season ticketed members for the 2025 Waratahs season will be entered into a ballot for Lions Test Matches across Australia. The ballot will be drawn early 2025 with a window of opportunity to accept the offer.

  • 2025 Full season members will have one (1) ballot entry for every paid membership held
  • 2025 Full Season members must be paid members as of 13 December 2024.
  • If a 2025 Full Season member was also a full season member in 2024, they will get an additional ballot entry per membership held.
  • Ballot offers will be the chance to purchase two (2) tickets per winning entry.
  • The Ballot offer may be to a game in Brisbane, Sydney or Melbourne.
  • The ballot will apply to full season members only. Flexi, Supporter or Life Members without a season seat will not have access to the ballot.
  • If members want to upgrade their membership to a full season package in 2024 and receive two (2) ballot entries, this will need to be completed by 13 December 2024.

Ensure your details are up to date

NSWRU will not have access to book tickets for these events. Members must have a valid email address to be sent links and information.

If you are a current NRWC member and have not been receiving weekly newsletters from the NSW Waratahs please contact the membership team at to have this rectified.

Please ensure your contact details, specifically your email address, are up to date. To update your account please log into your membership account via

2024 Lions Benefits
2024 NRWC Membership Inclusions
2025 Lions Benefits
2025 NRWC Membership Inclusions

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