- 8/02/2017 12:00:00 AMQudos Bank Arena ranked number 1 in Australasia
After an incredibly successful year for Qudos Bank Arena in 2016, the Arena has welcomed its showing in Pollstar magazine’s 2016 Year-End rankings of the world’s top arenas.
- 6/10/2016 12:00:00 AMQudos Bank Arena new Super Cluster Scoreboard and the home of the Sydney Kings
Qudos Bank Arena’s new Super Cluster Scoreboard and the home of the Sydney Kings
- 11/04/2016 9:34:00 AMAllphones Arena Name Change to Qudos Bank Arena
ALLPHONES ARENA NAME CHANGE TO: QUDOS BANK ARENA
- 3/02/2016 9:34:00 AMSYDNEY KINGS SECURES LONG TERM FUTURE AT QUDOS BANK ARENA
SYDNEY KINGS SECURES LONG TERM FUTURE AT QUDOS BANK ARENA
- 3/02/2016 9:34:00 AMAllphones Arena to host the 2016 Schools Spectacular
Allphones Arena is delighted to announce that the NSW Department of Education's 2016 Schools Spectacular will be hosted at Australia's largest indoor venue Allphones Arena.
- 22/10/2014 9:34:00 AMKaty Perrys Prismatic World Tour Shatters Allphones Arena Record
Pop superstar Katy Perry played her sixth and final Sydney show at Allphones Arena on Saturday 13 December to another sell-out crowd, breaking the venue’s ticket sales record and longest run of shows for a solo artist.
- 22/10/2014 9:34:00 AMAllphones Arena Nominated for Top Arena in Billboard Awards
The AEG Ogden managed Allphones Arena in Sydney has been nominated as a finalist in the Top Arena category of the 2014 Billboard Touring Awards.
- 22/10/2014 9:34:00 AMAllphones Arena Announces Partnership with Hyundai
Sydney’s No 1 indoor entertainment venue, Allphones Arena today announced details of a significant partnership with the world’s fastest growing automotive brand, Hyundai Motor Company.
- 22/10/2014 9:34:00 AMALLPHONES ARENA CREATES THE ULTIMATE FAN EXPERIENCE
Miley Cyrus fans were among the first people in Sydney to witness Allphones Arena’s brand new leading-edge digital video technology Cisco StadiumVision® in action.
- 8/09/2014 12:31:00 PMROCKHOLD-BISPING SET FOR SYDNEY
The fans and the fighters demanded it, and on November 8 in Sydney, Australia, the UFC FIGHT PASS main event will be a five-round clash of middleweight contenders, as Luke Rockhold meets heated rival Michael Bisping.
- 29/01/2014 4:12:00 PMALLPHONES ARENA NAMED 11TH TOP GROSSING VENUE IN THE WORLD
2013 was a stellar year for Allphones Arena in Sydney which was confirmed today with the news that it hosted 7 out of Pollstar’s 2013 Top 10 Highest Grossing Worldwide Tours as well as coming in 11th in the industry bible’s 2013 Year End Worldwide Venue Ticket Sales.
- 26/05/2014 1:33:00 PMNITRO CIRCUS LIVE BREAKS ALLPHONES ARENA RECORD
Sunday afternoon saw Nitro Circus Live become the most successful sporting event ever at Allphones Arena. The show broke the venue’s ticket sales record for a sporting event at the conclusion of the third and final Sydney show.
- 6/12/2013 12:08:00 PMKEITH URBAN RETURNS TO ALLPHONES ARENA IN 2014 WITH THE LIGHT THE FUSE TOUR AUSTRALIA
When it comes to an all energy show with world-class production, Grammy and ARIA Award winning Keith Urban certainly delivers and this is exactly what audiences can expect when Urban returns to Allphones Arena on Saturday, 21 June, 2014 as part of the Light The Fuse Tour Australia.
- 29/10/2013 10:35:00 AMONE DIRECTION BREAK ALLPHONES ARENA SALES RECORD
After 26 shows across Australia and New Zealand, global superstars One Direction performed their seventh and final Sydney show at Allphones Arena last Saturday night to another sell-out crowd breaking the venue’s record for ticket sales by a group and longest run for a single tour.
- 3/10/2013 12:29:00 PMAMERICAN SUPERSTAR TOBY KEITH SET TO MAKE HIS ALLPHONES ARENA DEBUT
We are thrilled to announce that American superstar TOBY KEITH will be making his first ever concert appearances in Australia and bringing his Hammer Down Under Tour to Allphones Arena on Tuesday, 18 March 2014.
- 2/10/2013 10:34:00 AMIMPORTANT ONE DIRECTION EVENT INFORMATION FOR SUNDAY 6 OCTOBER
Allphones Arena will be hosting two One Direction shows on Sunday, 6 October and would like to ensure all ticket holders are aware of the very high volume of activity occurring in Sydney Olympic Park that day which also includes the NRL Grand Final at ANZ Stadium and the EB Games Expo at Sydney Showground.
- 28/09/2013 10:43:00 AMMICHAEL JACKSON THE IMMORTAL WORLD TOUR BY CIRQUE DU SOLEIL SLIDES INTO ALLPHONES ARENA
Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour™ By Cirque du Soleil® took hold of Allphones Arena yesterday when 37 semi-trailers and over 230 crew and performers started descending on the venue at 6.00am and culminating in a standing ovation just after 10.00pm last night.
- 18/09/2013 10:55:00 AMPINK BREAKS ALLPHONES ARENA RECORD
After more than three months criss-crossing Australia, American pop superstar P!nk performed her final Sydney show, the 100th show on her world tour, last Sunday night at Allphones Arena to another sell-out crowd and breaking the venue’s record for tickets sales by a solo artist.
- 18/09/2013 10:43:00 AMALICIA KEYS AND JOHN LEGEND TO SET THE WORLD ON FIRE AT ALLPHONES ARENA
Allphones Arena is set to become the R ‘n B heart of New South Wales when Grammy Award winning artists, Alicia Keys and John Legend bring their full bands to the venue on their Set the World On Fire tour on Wednesday, 11 December, 2013.
- 23/08/2013 1:42:00 PMTHE LEGENDARY BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN AND THE E STREET BAND RETURN ALLPHONES ARENA IN 2014
Allphones Arena are delighted to confirm that Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band have announced they are headed back to Australia in 2014 and will be returning to the Arena with what critics and fans agree is “the greatest rock and roll show on earth” on Wednesday, 19 February, 2014.
- 20/08/2013 9:54:00 AMPARAMORE SET TO ROCK THE ROOF OFF ALLPHONES ARENA
With millions of album sales and a slew of sold out signs gracing stadiums across the globe, Allphones Arena are thrilled to be welcoming Paramore to the venue on Saturday, 11 January, 2014.
- 13/08/2013 9:24:00 AMPITBULL AND KESHA SET TO PARTY AT ALLPHONES ARENA
Allphones Arena are excited to welcome two of the hottest acts in the world today – Pitbull and Ke$ha – to what will undoubtedly be the ultimate party night on Friday, 8 November, 2013.
- 2/08/2013 10:01:00 AMMICHAEL BUBLE IS BACK JUST IN TIME FOR MOTHERS DAY
Australia’s favourite super crooner, Michael Bublé, is set to return to Allphones Arena for two very special shows Friday 9 and Saturday 10 May 2014.
- 26/07/2013 10:52:00 AMALLPHONES ARENA WELCOME BACK ROCK SUPERSTARS MUSE
This coming December Allphones Arena are again thrilled to play host to one of the world’s biggest rock bands, Muse for what has been referred to as their biggest and the world’s greatest rock show ever.
- 17/07/2013 9:46:00 AMALLPHONES ARENA SET TO WELCOME THE MRS CARTER SHOW WORLD TOUR STARRING BEYONCE
Allphones Arena is thrilled to welcome back the one and only Beyoncé on her Mrs. Carter Show tour on Thursday, 31 October, 2013 and Friday, 1 November, 2013.
- 28/06/2013 10:04:00 AMJUSTIN BIEBER SET TO RETURN TO ALLPHONES ARENA FOR TWO SHOWS THIS NOVEMBER
Allphones Arena are thrilled to welcome back multi-Award winning teen superstar, Justin Bieber, back to the venue for his ONLY SYDNEY SHOWS on Friday, 29 November, 2013 and Saturday, 30 November, 2013.
- 31/05/2013 11:42:00 AMALLPHONES ARENA SET TO HOST RICKY MARTINS FIRST SYDNEY SHOWS IN OVER 10 YEARS
Allphones Arena is thrilled to welcome global super star, Ricky Martin, for his first Sydney shows in over 10 years on Friday, 18 October, 2013 and Saturday, 19 October, 2013.
- 30/05/2013 12:23:00 PMMICHAEL JACKSON THE IMMORTAL WORLD TOUR BY CIRQUE DU SOLEIL COMING TO ALLPHONES ARENA IN SEPTEMBER
A once-in-a-lifetime electrifying production that combines Michael Jackson’s music and choreography with Cirque du Soleil® creativity is coming to Allphones Arena for five very special shows from 26 to 29 September, 2013.
- 27/05/2013 10:05:00 AMCOUNTRY SUPERSTAR ALAN JACKSON RETURNS TO ALLPHONES ARENA THIS OCTOBER
Allphones Arena are delighted to be welcoming back Grammy Award winning country music superstar, Alan Jackson, to the venue for the second time on Tuesday, 1 October, 2013.
- 10/05/2013 9:16:00 AMMRS BROWN IS BRINGING THE BOYS TO ALLPHONES ARENA
Allphones Arena is feckin’ pleased to be hosting Mrs. Brown’s Boys Live when Agnes, Cathy, Mark, Betty, Rory, Dino, Dermott, Trevor, Grandad Brown and the rest of the family head “down under” in March, 2014.
- 19/04/2013 10:35:00 AMBruno Mars Swings into Allphones Arena for the Moonshine Jungle Tour
Allphones Arena are delighted to be welcoming Grammy Award winning singer-songwriter, Bruno Mars to the venue for the first time when he brings his Moonshine Jungle tour Downunder in March 2014.
- 15/04/2013 10:48:00 AMAEG once again dominates Pollstars 2013 first quarter rankings
AEG facilities venues take 12 of the worldwide top 50 in Pollstar’s 2013 first quarter rankings!
- 9/04/2013 10:48:00 AMAllphones Arena and Bruce Springsteen help raise $37000 for Foodbank NSW
Allphones Arena and Bruce Springsteen help raise $37,000 for Foodbank NSW!
- 20/03/2013 10:48:00 AMALLPHONES ARENA SET TO SPARKLE FOR RIHANNAS DIAMONDS WORLD TOUR
ALLPHONES ARENA SET TO SPARKLE FOR RIHANNA’S DIAMONDS WORLD TOUR!
- 26/02/2013 10:57:00 AMPINK THE TRUTH ABOUT LOVE TOUR AUSTRALIA 2013
P!NK THE TRUTH ABOUT LOVE TOUR AUSTRALIA 2013
- 18/02/2013 12:38:00 PMAllphones Arena welcome TOOL back to Sydney
Allphones Arena welcome TOOL back to Sydney
- 8/02/2013 10:54:00 AMALLPHONES ARENA SHAPING UP FOR ITS BIGGEST YEAR YET
ALLPHONES ARENA SHAPING UP FOR ITS BIGGEST YEAR YET!
- 4/02/2013 4:27:00 PMAllphones Arena present Keith Urban with a custom made Tomkins guitar
Allphones Arena present Keith Urban with a custom made Tomkins guitar!
- 4/02/2013 10:06:00 AMTHE BOSS PUTS THIRD SHOW ON SALE AT ALLPHONES ARENA
Tickets to the final show are on sale now!
- 29/01/2013 5:10:00 PMAllphones Arena welcomes rock icons Guns N Roses
Allphones Arena welcomes rock icons Guns N’ Roses!
- 16/01/2013 11:39:00 AMBlink 182 - Sydney Sidewave - Final release of tickets
Blink 182 - Sydney Sidewave - Final release of tickets!
- 14/12/2012 4:18:00 PMSECOND SHOWS ADDED TO MEET MASSIVE DEMAND
SECOND SHOWS ADDED TO MEET MASSIVE DEMAND!
- 6/12/2012 12:51:00 PMAllphones Arenas Cash For This Tash Movember Team Raises $3K for Mens Health
Allphones Arena’s Cash For This Tash Movember Team Raises $3K for Men’s Health
- 4/12/2012 9:06:00 AMTHE WWE RAW WORLD TOUR IS RETURNING TO ALLPHONES ARENA
THE WWE® RAW® WORLD TOUR IS RETURNING TO ALLPHONES ARENA!
- 3/12/2012 10:26:00 AMRUSSELL PETERS BRINGS HIS NOTORIOUS WORLD TOUR TO ALLPHONES ARENA
Russell Peters is returning to Allphones Arena on his Notorious World Tour on Friday, 15 March, 2013.
- 30/11/2012 1:39:00 PMKEITH URBAN SOLD OUT TOUR - NEW SEATS RELEASED FOR ALL SHOWS
KEITH URBAN SOLD OUT TOUR - NEW SEATS RELEASED FOR ALL SHOWS
- 29/11/2012 2:36:00 PMThe Madden Brothers Confirmed To Support Keith Urbans Sold Out Australian Tour Dates
The Madden Brothers Confirmed To Support Keith Urban's Sold Out Australian Tour Dates
- 22/11/2012 9:18:00 AMPINKS PARTY CONTINUES WITH MORE SHOWS FOR SYDNEY
P!NK’S PARTY CONTINUES WITH MORE SHOWS FOR SYDNEY
- 21/11/2012 9:12:00 AMSUMMERS BIGGEST BADDEST TOUR SET TO ROCK ALLPHONES ARENA
SUMMER’S BIGGEST, BADDEST TOUR SET TO ROCK ALLPHONES ARENA!
- 20/11/2012 9:08:00 AMMARIAH CAREY SET TO BRING SOME FESTIVE CHEER TO ALLPHONES ARENA
MARIAH CAREY SET TO BRING SOME FESTIVE CHEER TO ALLPHONES ARENA!
- 19/11/2012 3:28:00 PMALLPHONES ARENA EXCEPTIONAL TALENT WINS AEG OGDEN SCHOLARSHIP
ALLPHONES ARENA “EXCEPTIONAL TALENT” WINS AEG OGDEN SCHOLARSHIP
- 12/11/2012 1:08:00 PMBRISBANE ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE AND ALLPHONES ARENA NAMED IN 2012 WORLDWIDE VENUE TOP STOPS
BRISBANE ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE AND ALLPHONES ARENA NAMED IN 2012 WORLDWIDE VENUE “TOP STOPS”!
- 7/11/2012 9:36:00 AMBLACK SABBATH COMING TO ALLPHONES ARENA ON THEIR FIRST AUSTRALIAN TOUR IN 40 YEARS
BLACK SABBATH COMING TO ALLPHONES ARENA ON THEIR FIRST AUSTRALIAN TOUR IN 40 YEARS!!
- 19/10/2012 4:59:00 PMAUSSIE GUEST SKATERS TO JOIN ROLLER DERBY XTREME
AUSSIE GUEST SKATERS TO JOIN ROLLER DERBY XTREME!
- 17/10/2012 3:24:00 PMBLINK 182 return to Australia - See them first at Allphones Arena
BLINK 182 return to Australia - See them first at Allphones Arena!
- 17/10/2012 2:00:00 PMALLPHONES ARENA AND BRISBANE ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE NAMED IN WORLDS TOP 20 ARENA VENUES
ALLPHONES ARENA AND BRISBANE ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE NAMED IN WORLD’S TOP 20 ARENA VENUES!
- 1/08/2012 11:03:00 AMAEG OGDEN ANNOUNCES NEW ALLPHONES ARENA GM
Internationally respected venue manager, Guy Ngata has been appointed the new General Manager at Allphones Arena in Sydney.
- 15/07/2012 8:56:00 AMGeorge Michael Confirms Second Sydney Show
George Michael Confirms Second Sydney Show
- 13/07/2012 4:49:00 PMSHE SAID YES
Ten years ago today, Andrew and Kimberley met for the first time. The pair were attending the Utopia Dance Party with friends, at what was then called Acer Arena. The couple remember the moment they met very clearly, Kimberley was wearing a "hug me" t-shirt and her friends encouraged Andrew to give her that very first hug.
- 5/07/2012 1:54:00 PMWIN A TRIP TO THE TROY DUNN INVITATIONAL IN TOWNSVILLE
You could win a bucking good prize thanks to PBR Australia!
Flights for 2 People to Townsville (from any capital city)
Accommodation for 2 nights at Jupiter’s Casino
2 x VIP Tickets to the Behind the Chutes Show
2 x Platinum Tickets to the Troy Dunn Invitational
2 x VIP on the Dirt Passes Pre Show (including a meet and greet with the bull riders)
Lunch with Troy Dunn
A PBR Merchandise Pack to the value of $250
To be eligible to win, you must have purchased a ticket to PBR 2012. To purchase a ticket to PBR go to Ticketek. Click here to enter.
- 27/06/2012 3:16:00 PMALLPHONES ARENA INTRODUCES COLOSSUS - THE WORLDS LARGEST COMMERCIALLY AVAILABLE PIZZA
Allphones Arena today officially launched its new Colossus pizzas which are now available for concert goers and Sydney Olympic Park residents and workers.
Each Colossus pizza measures 1.8m by 1.8m and the Guinness Book of Records have confirmed that the pizzas are the largest commercially available pizzas in the world and will be included in the Guinness Book of Records following twelve (12) months of service.
- 11/05/2012 10:53:00 AMLINGERIE FOOTBALL LEAGUE AUSTRALIA ANNOUNCES OPEN TRYOUTS
LAS VEGAS, Nevada – Thursday 10 May, 2012: With less than a month until the whistle blows marking the much anticipated start to the Lingerie Football League All-Star Game Tour, the Eastern and Western Conference teams have flexed their muscles by announcing their squads who will suit up and go head to head on the field come Saturday 2 June at Brisbane Entertainment Centre and Saturday 9 June at Allphones Arena in Sydney. The LFL is also pleased to announce the details of the open tryouts for the 2013 Lingerie Football League Australia teams.
- 3/05/2012 5:53:00 AMProduction seats just released at $99 each for the 2nd Sydney Concert Saturday 12 May
The staging of a Prince concert is one of the most complex and dynamic that has been seen in an arena for many many years. Based on the legendary Prince symbol audiences come away from a Prince concert stunned by the brilliance of the set and lighting design. Like any brand new show the Promoters have been extra cautious about what seats are released for sale.
But now that the 360 degree stage has been put in place for Friday night's first show in Sydney, Promoters’ Garry Van Egmond and Chugg Entertainment have been able to release a number of production seats for the 2nd show this Saturday 12 May.
- 3/05/2012 5:53:00 AMPrince Confirms 3rd and Final Sydney Concert Tuesday May 22
In breaking news promoters’ Garry Van Egmond and Chugg Entertainment have today announced Sydney’s third and Australia’s eighth Prince concert.
Prince will play the Allphones Arena on Tuesday May 22 in addition to his concerts on 11 & 12 May.
Tickets will go on-sale this Monday May 7th 9AM from www.ticketek.com.au.
- 18/04/2012 4:52:00 PMOne Direction 2013 Australian Tour Announced
With their entire 2012 Australian tour selling out in 3 minutes, One Direction are giving their fans a chance to see the group live in September 2013 as part of their World Tour, which includes major arena shows in the US and UK & Ireland before coming to Australia. The national tour kicks off in Brisbane on September 11, 2013 and hits Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth for shows (see below for full dates and on sale information). Tickets go on sale Saturday April 28, at www.ticketek.com.au at 10am local times. For more information visit http://www.onedirectionmusic.com/tourannouncementaus/ and to sign up for the waitlist to receive all the pre sale information, visit www.ticketek.com.au
- 16/04/2012 4:48:00 PMChairman Hails Lingerie Football Launch a Massive Success
SYDNEY, Australia – Monday, 16 April, 2012: Lingerie Football League (LFL) Chairman Mitchell Mortaza today hailed the launch of LFL in Australia a massive success. “Everywhere we’ve been in the past week we have received the most incredible welcome” said Mortaza this morning before leaving Sydney for Los Angeles. “Everyone we’ve met has been fantastically positive and we have been sharing our experiences with the players, officials and supporters back in the US. I’ve been particularly impressed with the welcome from the media, standard of the venues, training facilities and team hotels and the players are really excited about competing in the All Star games in Brisbane and Sydney in June”.
- 14/12/2011 12:00:00 AMAllphones Arena Announces its Chosen Charities for the Next Two Years
Allphones Arena has announced that it will be supporting two charities over the next two years, The Australian Children’s Music Foundation (ACMF) and Amanda Wright.
- 21/11/2011 3:09:00 PMWinners of the 2011 ARIA Awards Announced
BOY & BEAR TAKE HOME FIVE AWARDS!
GOTYE ADDS ANOTHER THREE!
ART VS SCIENCE, BILLY THORPE, CUT COPY, DRAPHT, FRONT END LOADER,
HAMISH & ANDY, KASEY CHAMBERS, KIMBRA, THE AUDREYS, THE LIVING END, CUT COPY, ALTIYAN CHILDS, GUY SEBASTIAN, BIRDS OF TOYKO ALL WIN AWARDS
- 9/11/2011 5:35:00 PMAllphones Arena Finalist for International Billboard Award
Allphones Arena (Acer Arena became Allphones Arena on 1st September) holds its global position amongst the top arenas in the world on the back of the nominations announcement of the 2011 Billboard Touring Awards. Allphones Arena is again a finalist in the Top Arena category alongside The 02 Arena in London.
- 12/10/2011 6:40:00 PMTICKET SCALPING A PUBLIC WARNING FOR AUSTRALIAN AUDIENCES
Peak industry body Live Performance Australia warns Australian audiences against purchasing tickets from unauthorised ticket sellers.
A prominent on-line seller engaging in this practice is
- 14/09/2011 12:33:00 PMALLPHONES ARENA AGREES TO ANOTHER COOL DEAL
Allphones Arena today agreed to a major supplier sponsorship with Leading Ice Cream supplier, Nestle Peters.
Details of the sponsorship were announced by venue General Manager, Paul Sergeant.
Mr Sergeant said the sponsorship extended Nestle Peters’ tenure as the official Ice Cream supplier at Allphones Arena for an additional 3 years saying “This is an exciting arrangement for both parties”.
- 4/08/2011 12:04:00 PMSaucy Deal for Allphones Arena
Allphones Arena today agreed to a major supplier sponsorship with Masterfoods Sauces.
Details of the sponsorship were announced by venue General Manager, Paul Sergeant.
Mr Sergeant said the three year sponsorship entitled Masterfoods Sauces to be the official condiment supplier at Allphones Arena.
“This is an exciting arrangement for both parties.
“Allphones Arena was recently ranked by number two in the world by leading industry magazine Venues Today for venues with a capacity of more than 15,000 people.
- 21/03/2011 3:54:00 PMAustralia to host 2015 World Netball Championships
Netball Australia will stage the World Netball Championships following the announcement by the International Federation of Netball Associations (IFNA) that Sydney has beaten rival bid city Manchester for the right to host the 2015 World Netball Championships (WNC 2015).
The milestone event occurs every four years and features the top 16 teams from around the globe. The last World Championship held in Australia was in 1991, also in Sydney, when coach Joyce Brown led her Diamonds team to a world title, defeating New Zealand 53-52 in a thrilling grand final.