SACA Member Benefits
Members of the South Australian Cricket Association enjoy a first-class experience with a wide range of benefits relating to match day and non-match day events.
Members of the South Australian Cricket Association enjoy a range of benefits well beyond the cricket season - with entry to all Cricket Australia international and domestic cricket matches played at one of the world's great cricket venues - Adelaide Oval, the opportunity to book for exclusive events year-round and access to the iconic SACA Village Green.
SACA Membership is one of the most prestigious and sought-after Memberships in the world.
Explore other privileges of being a SACA Member below.
Entry to all Cricket Australia international and domestic matches
A SACA Membership is the golden ticket to watch all Cricket Australia international and domestic cricket matches played at the Adelaide Oval and the Karen Rolton Oval, including all Adelaide Strikers' home matches and finals.
Exclusive premium seating and facilities
The SACA Members' match day experience is first class, with access to premium seats in the western stand, plus additional dedicated Member seating in the Riverbank Stand.
Those who prefer a reserved seat for the day can book a Daily Seat Hold, located in bay 305 of the Sir Edwin Smith Stand (western stand).
Members also have access to an alcohol-free seating area in bays 314 and 315 in the Chappell Stand (western stand) and there is designated mobility impaired seating areas in both the Riverbank and western stands.
The Members' Area is home to the iconic SACA Village Green and is equipped with exclusive viewing rooms, food stalls and bars, including the Bodyline Bar, which channels the feel of the Long Room at Lord's, while tipping its cap to the infamous Bodyline Series in 1933 between Australia and England.
Kids under 10 go free
For cricket matches at Adelaide Oval, children 9 years of age or younger, if accompanying their parent or grandparent who is a SACA Member, can gain free access to the Adelaide Oval and SACA Members' Area (not available to Transferable Associate Cardholder's children).
Members with children under 10 are encouraged to place their child's name on the SACA Member waitlist as soon as possible.
Exclusive SACA Member events
SACA Members enjoy a range of Member exclusive events, including cricket match day dining, AFL hospitality and forums with the SACA Chief Executive and President.
The SACA Village Green
The SACA Village Green is the envy of cricket grounds around the world.
The festival atmosphere is what makes the SACA Village Green the perfect spot to take a break from play and enjoy the social aspect of cricket viewing.
The SACA Village Green continues to evolve each season, providing a relaxed space for Members to socialise and enjoy the pop-up bars, food vans, style bar, big screens and entertainment, including the annual Fashions on the Green. Similar to traditional ‘Fashions on the Field’ competitions, the event has become a crowd favourite and features a colourful parade of male and female entrants.
Optional Transferable Associate Card
SACA Members are given the option to purchase a Transferable Associate Card each season, which gives the bearer right of admission to the Adelaide Oval and SACA Members' Area for all Cricket Australia international and domestic cricket matches.
This card is fully transferable, meaning anyone can use it to enjoy cricket with you at Adelaide Oval!
Member Guest Passes
SACA Members have the opportunity to purchase Member Guest Passes on selected match days at Adelaide Oval throughout the cricket season. A Guest Pass is a great way to share the SACA Member experience with friends and family for a day as it provides entry into the Adelaide Oval and SACA Members’ Area.
Enjoy the wonderful game of cricket from selected venues across the country and Lord's Cricket Ground in London. SACA has reciprocal arrangements with various interstate and overseas cricket associations, providing SACA Members with the opportunity to access the Members' Area for certain matches throughout the year at the discretion of each association. Some associations also offer reciprocity for AFL and NRL matches.
Associations and venues include:
- Marylebone Cricket Club (Lord's, London) - Cricket matches
- Melbourne Cricket Club (MCG) - Cricket and AFL matches
- Sydney Cricket & Sports Ground Trust (SCG) - Cricket and AFL matches
- Western Australia Cricket Association (WACA) - Cricket matches
- Optus Stadium (Perth) - Cricket matches
- ANZ Stadium (Sydney) - State of Origin and NRL
- Brisbane Cricket Ground (GABBA) - Cricket and AFL matches
- Blundstone Arena (Bellerive, Tasmania) - Cricket matches
Free Adelaide Oval Tours
SACA Members receive free Stadium Tours on presentation of their membership card.
The tour takes you through a number of areas that are usually inaccessible to learn about the heritage and significance of Adelaide Oval. Expert volunteer guides share captivating tales of the history of the venue, the sporting greats who have competed here and the Oval’s iconic status in SA.
Exclusive pre-sale offers and discounts
Although not guaranteed, SACA will endeavour to negotiate on our Members' behalf for discounts, priority booking or exclusive Member offerings for other events held at Adelaide Oval.
Previous pre-sale offers and discounts have included:
- State of Origin pre-sale offer
- Pre-sale offers for the men's and women's ICC T20 World Cup
- Queen, Adele, Ed Sheeran and Phil Collins pre-sale offers
- Adelaide Oval Stadium Stomp discount
- Adelaide Oval Stadium Golf pre-sale offer
- Discounted tickets for Adelaide Oval RoofClimb
SACA Members also gain free entry to SANFL-hosted matches played at Adelaide Oval, excluding SANFL-AFL double headers (not applicable to Transferable Associate Cardholders). Click here for more information.
SACA Board nomination and voting rights
SACA Members have nomination and voting rights for the SACA Board of Management elections and voting at SACA's Annual General Meeting. To be a Voting Member you must be a Full Member, a Country Member, a Life Member, an Honorary Life Member, a Tenured Member, an Honorary - Services Rendered Member or a Premier Cricket Committee Member.