FMG Stadium Waikato is located on Seddon Road in the heart of Hamilton and on the western side of the Waikato River.
Keeping everyone safe
At FMG Stadium Waikato, your health is our number one priority. In response to COVID-19 we have introduced new initiatives including extra cleaning of high touch surfaces and the introduction of hand sanitiser stations throughout the venue. Learn more here
Public event parking options
There is limited, controlled public parking adjacent to the venue, however due to the large number of pedestrians in the area on game days we recommend avoiding all roads near the rugby ground.
For other parking options please refer to google maps.
On-site parking is available for private functions, while bus parking is available adjacent to FMG Stadium Waikato on Willoughby Street – please speak to your Functions Manager for more details.
Accessibility car parking
On event days accessibility parking spaces are available on Willoughby Street. Find out more about accessibility at our venue here.
FMG Stadium Waikato is an easy 15-20 minute walk from Hamilton’s CBD.
Cycling to the venue is encouraged. Bicycle racks are available at the rear of the Brain Perry Stand – access can be gained on event days with a valid event ticket. Patrons must supply their own lock.
Taxi pick-ups and drop-offs are possible outside the FMG Stadium Waikato road closure area.
Event-goers can ride a free rugby shuttle bus to FMG Stadium Waikato. The free BUSIT buses leave from Hood St outside the Knox St car park approximately every 10 minutes from an hour before kick-off and travel via Victoria, Ulster and Abbotsford streets to the stadium. Passengers will be picked up at any official bus stop along the way.
Buses depart directly after the final whistle from Tristram St near the Mill St intersection. For more information on the city's bus service visit the BUSIT website.
A smokefree venue
In accordance with the Smokefree Environments Act 2003, smoking is not permitted anywhere inside FMG Stadium Waikato.
Recycling of waste
Here at FMG Stadium Waikato we are committed to doing our bit for the environment. Waste separation bins are placed around the FMG Stadium Waikato – please help by using the yellow recycle bins for your plastic and cans. View our environmental policy here.