Tender’s are in for the Rugby League World Cup 2017 Transport Providers
The World's best are coming to Australia, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea in October, November and December 2017.
Holders Australia will kick-off the tournament against England on Friday 27th October at the Rectangular Stadium in Melbourne.
Group games conclude on the 12th November with England taking on France at the Rectangular Stadium in Perth.
Quarter-Finals are scheduled to take place on the 17th / 18th and 19th.
Semi-Finals will be played in Brisbane and Auckland on the 24th and 25th respectively.
The final will be held at the Brisbane Stadium on Saturday 2nd December, kick-off time 7:00PM
Facts & Figures
- 3 Host Countries
- 13 Stadiums
- 14 Teams
- 355,361 Combined Capacity at Tournament Stadiums
- Games played out over 15 different days, between 27th Oct & 2nd Dec
Logistics, Logistics, Logistics
Getting the teams, physios, coaches, trainers and management to each venue on time will be a big job.
When you factor in the travel and transport for the hundreds of thousands of fans it becomes and even stiffer task.
The tenders are in from a wide range of coach transport providers, all vying for the coveted prize of the official approved travel partner for the ground transportation elements of the Rugby League World Cup 2017.
Watch this space for announcement of the winner of what will surely be a very lucrative contract.
Be sure to visit the official site to get the low-down on teams, host cities and other news relating to the Rugby League World Cup 2017.