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Super Rugby: Hurricanes v Crusaders

Saturday 10 March 2018

Attendance:  20144


Hurricanes: 29
Crusaders: 19


This match marked two great milestones with Beauden Barrett and Ben May both celebrating their 100th games for the Hurricanes.

The Canes got off to a great first half, running in four tries to lead at half time 26-12. The second half was slower but the home team managed to hold on to their lead, finally taking the win 29-19.

A great home crowd of 20,144 fans helped cheer the boys on in their opening home game of the season.

Event Information

Join us at Our House, Westpac Stadium, as the Crusaders head into Hurricanes territory. 

The first 500 kids receive a Beauden Barrett bobble head and don't miss the unveiling of a new Captain Hurricane pre-match!

Kick off at 7.35pm with Match Day Sponsor Jani King.


3.00pm - Ticket Box Office opens

4.00pm - Public car park opens

6.00pm - Gates open 

7.35pm - Kick off Hurricanes v Crusaders

9.10pm - Estimated end of match

The Stadium car park is open for this event at a cost of $30 (please note there is a fee for paying by credit card or eftpos of .60c).


We recommend leaving plenty of time for your travel to Westpac Stadium. A traffic management plan is in place on the night:

  • If you are wishing to drop-off on the night we encourage you to use Thorndon Quay or Bunny St.
  • The Stadium drop-off lane is closed from 6.00pm.
  • People movers will be operating on the Fran Wilde Walkway from 4.30pm.
  • Road closures will be in place from 5.30pm pre-event, and then from 8.30pm post event >> <link https: fileadmin documents event_related tmp_map_v3_0617.pdf _blank external link in new>Map
  • No vehicles are permitted to enter the Stadium to pick-up at the end of the event. 
  • Alternative pick-up locations are at Bunny St and Thorndon Quay.

Please note: For this event there will be no post-event shuttle buses available. Regular public transport services will operate from the Wellington Railway Station.