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FAQ: Kent v Australia

Wednesday 24th June 2015


Gates open at 9am, please allow plenty of time for your journey as it is likely to be busier than normal around the ground. Please do not arrive before 9am and cause congestion around the ground and neighbouring schools.

Each day is scheduled to start at 11am with 90 overs of play. Scheduled session times: 11am – 1pm, 1.40pm–3.40pm, 4pm – 6pm. Lunch 1pm to 1.40pm and tea 3.40pm to 4pm.


Pedestrians can enter through the turnstiles on New Dover Road and the Nackington Rd Gate.

Limited parking is available at the ground for £15, the Simon Langton Girls Grammar for £10 or at the New Dover Road Park & Ride for £3 (CT1 3EJ).


The fixture is all-ticket: membership cards are not valid to gain entry to the ground.

Life, All Rounder, Championship Plus members and Six Pack holders, must have a valid ticket to gain entry to each day of the fixture.

Advance price £20 tickets are available 9pm the day before each matchday. No seats are available in the Woolley Stand days 1 – 3.

Print-at-home tickets must be printed.

Tickets marked “Ground Only” are valid for all areas of the ground except Pavilion, Underwood Knott Stand, Frank Woolley Stand & the ground level seating area of the Colin Cowdrey Stand.

There are no allocated seats, choose the seat on a first-come-first-served basis.

Ticket collections to be made at the Kent Cricket main office next to floodlight 1, above Sainsbury’s local, outside the ground.


Visitors can bring food and drink into the ground. Alcohol brought into the ground is limited to 4 cans of cider/beer or a 75cl bottle of wine.

There will be catering outlets throughout the ground and food will be served at the Lime Tree Café, Cornwallis Room (1st floor of Cowdrey Stand) and Spitfire Bar(ground floor Les Ames Stand).

A 2-course lunch is also being served in the Pavilion (members only).


Please allow plenty of time for your journey.

Park & Ride buses alight outside the turnstiles on Old Dover Road and pick up on the other side of the road throughout the day.

For more information,click here to read our ground guide