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As the nation comes together to commemorate ANZAC Day this Monday April 25, the Newcastle Knights will host the Manly Sea Eagles at Hunter Stadium.

As part of the special occasion, the Club invites all serving past or present personnel to the match at Hunter Stadium free of charge.

“As a Club we feel extremely privileged to once again host an NRL match on ANZAC Day,” CEO Matt Gidley said.

“We look forward to welcoming as many current or former servicemen and women to our match on what is set to be a special occasion.”

The criteria for receiving a complimentary ticket to the Newcastle Knights ANZAC Day match at Hunter Stadium is as follows:

· Current service personnel in uniform

·  Current service personnel with official Defence ID

·  Defence personnel with a Returned from Active Service badge

·  Ex Service personnel wearing medals (ex soldiers)

·  RSL Members with RSL badge (returned servicemen and women)

To redeem on match day, simply attend any Tickemaster box office window at Hunter Stadium with identification as listed in the criteria.

The complimentary tickets are in Bay 50 and any accompanying guests may purchase an adjacent ticket for $42. Tickets can be collected or purchased at any Ticketmaster box office window at the stadium on match day. Please note the ticket offer is subject to availability in Bay 50 only.

Those attending the ANZAC Day match are encouraged to arrive early to best avoid any delays.