The Ultimate Backyard Cricket Match Terms & Conditions

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The Ultimate Backyard Cricket Match Terms & Conditions

Order your tickets to the 2022 event

Event Times

1.00pm Gates open
2.00pm Match start


Tickets can be purchased soon…

All patrons (including minors/babies) must have a valid ticket for entry.
Please note Companion Cards can only be used when purchasing General Admission tickets.

What to Bring
Not Permitted

Strictly no BYO alcohol. This is a fully licensed event.
Government House is a non-smoking venue.

No glass or cans, tables, umbrellas, metal cutlery, wine spikes, tents or sun shelters.


This is a licensed event. Photo ID required for entry. All patrons (including minors/babies) must have a valid ticket for entry.

Children under 18 years of age who have purchased a ticket will only be permitted into the grounds if they are accompanied by their parent or legal guardian. If a minor is not accompanied by their parent or legal guardian they will be refused entry and they will not receive a refund on their ticket.


Available for purchase at the venue or you may bring you own picnic hamper.
Please be aware of prohibited items listed under ‘Not Permitted’.

Conditions of Entry

All bags are subject to a safety and security search upon entry.
Prohibited items will be confiscated and can be collected at the conclusion of the event.
Strictly No Pass Outs.

Public Transportation

The Ultimate Backyard Cricket Match actively supports Travelsmart methods of travelling. Located within the Perth CBD, Government House is readily accessible by public transport. There are a number of public transport options depending on your starting point and individual needs. Visit the Transperth website or call 13 62 13 for more information.


Parking is available at Terrace Rd, Council House and the Concert Hall. Refer to the City of Perth for more information

Accessible Seating

For GA tickets it is recommended to enter via the St Georges Tce entrance. For VIP tickets, the entrance along Terrace Road is recommended. There are no specific sections for wheelchair bookings.

General Rules

Please note that for all licensed events you may be asked to show photo ID for proof of age. The only accepted forms of photo ID are as follows: WA Proof of Age Card CURRENT Australian Drivers License CURRENT Passport

Food will be available at the venue or BYO picnic.

The match plays rain, hail or shine, so bring some wet weather protection (ponchos/raincoats) if it looks like raining.

Children Rules

This is a licensed venue – under 18’s must be accompanied by a legal guardian. All patrons (including minors/babies) must have a valid ticket for entry.

Further Information

Contact The Pirate Ship Foundation via or visit the event Facebook page or their website for further information.

Terms and Conditions

All terms and conditions may be changed or modified at any time. By booking you agree that your purchase is governed by the most recent Terms and Conditions available at

Booking Terms and Conditions

During the State of Emergency, please refer to the additional COVID-19 section below.


This policy is based on guidelines from Live Performance Australia.

It is a condition of entry that ticket purchasers provide contact information for incident tracing.

Exchanges, Donations and Refunds

Ticket holders in the below categories are to notify The Pirate Ship Foundation by email as soon as possible:

Requests can include an exchange (including to a live stream option, if available), donation or refund.

The Pirate Ship Foundation does not need to provide a remedy if a ticket holder:

Government-directed closures

If an event is cancelled or rescheduled due to government directives, The Pirate Ship Foundation will follow the standard terms and conditions that were applicable at the time of ticket purchase.

Ticket holders are able to donate the price paid for the ticket to The Pirate Ship Foundation.

Terms and Conditions of using this site

By using this website you are agreeing to these Terms and Conditions. If you don’t agree to these Terms and Conditions The Pirate Ship Foundation does not give permission for you to use this website.

COVID-19 Update

In line with WA Government guidelines, upon arrival at a Government House, patrons must check in by either downloading the free SafeWA app and scanning the QR code at the front entrance, or providing details on a physical form. Proof of vaccination will be required.

Please note:

Hand sanitiser stations are available throughout the venue

Staff are COVID-19 safety trained

We ask that you please do not attend the match if you are unwell.

We recommend staying up to date with the latest government health advice here.


To register your interest in securing your unique sponsorship opportunity, please contact

Gary Lees
0417 093 495