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Game Day Guide: Raiders v Roosters

The Raiders will play the Sydney Roosters in Mackay this Thursday in the last match of the regular season. All the information you need is in this week's Game Day Guide. 


Gates Open: 5.30pm

NRL - Raiders v Roosters: 7.50pm


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Game Day Sponsor: Canberra Milk

Our Round 25 match day sponsor is Canberra Milk. Canberra Milk are proud sponsors of the Canberra Raiders. Celebrating 50 years of making milk here in Canberra, by locals, for locals.

Game Day Charity: Raiders Foundation   

Our 50-50 Charity Raffle proceeds from Round 25 will be going to our Game Day Charity, the Raiders Foundation. Tickets will be available for purchase online. 50% of the prize pool will go to one lucky winner and the remaining amount to the Foundation.

Donating this round will assist the Raiders Foundation in raising funds for their bid for a women’s team, with the final goal to have a Raiders NRLW team in the future. The money raised will support the Foundation to purchase equipment, establish an academy and scholarship program along with the development of coaching staff.

50/50 Charity Raffle

The 50-50 Charity Raffle is a not-for-profit fundraising raffle that raises funds for charities, good causes, and significant projects. It gives fans and members the chance to win cash prizes while supporting great charitable causes.

For this round, the Canberra Raiders will be raising funds for the Raiders Foundation. 50% of the prize pool goes to one lucky winner who has purchased a ticket and the remaining amount will be directed to the Raiders Foundation.

Raffle tickets can be purchased online only via

The lucky winner will be drawn in the second half of the NRL Round 25 match, Raiders v Roosters, and contacted accordingly.


Unfortunately there will be no Raiders merchandise available at the ground on Thursday. 

For all of your Raiders merchandise please head to 

Pre-Match Chat with Steve Jackson and Royston Lightning

Fans attending the match in Mackay will have the chance to hear from Raider #89 Steve Jackson. Jackson is a local resident of Mackay and of course was the man who scored the match-winning try in the Raider's first Grand Final victory in 1989!

Raider #179 Royston Lightning was a member of the Raiders squad during the mid-late 90s and played 15 first grade matches. 

Maccas Power Play

The ever-popular Maccas Powerplay will be in action; if the Raiders score in the allocated five-minute period, 2021 members will receive 2 for 1 McValue meals at participating ACT stores.

The time-period this week will be posted on the Raiders Facebook and Twitter pages.

Simply show your 2021 membership card to redeem (Terms and Conditions apply). Please note 2021 members who can’t attend are still eligible to receive this promotion.

Fans Choice Zango SMS Man of the Match

This week fans will have the opportunity to vote on the man of the match thanks to Zango. Simply text the last name of your man of the match and your full name to 0447 222 333 for your chance to win a $100 Raiders Shop Voucher!

The text-in winner will be contacted by Raiders staff.

Denman Prospect supporting Homes for Home Charity

Once again in 2021 Denman Prospect will be proudly supporting the Homes for Homes charity. Each point scored by the Raiders at home games equals a $100 donation!

Visit for more information.

Stadium Information

CLICK HERE for information on BB Print Stadium. 

CLICK HERE for Conditions of entry for the venue

Watching the Match

If you can’t make it to the game there are options available.

The NRL match is live on Channel Nine and Fox League Channel 502.

You can also watch the match live on KAYO.

Overseas fans can watch via Watch NRL

Updates from the matches will be on the Raiders' Twitter. Make sure you are also following us on Facebook and Instagram.

Listening to the Match

In 2021 there are more ways to listen. You can tune into any of the following call teams on your game day.

Raiders on Mix – Mix106.3 FM

Radio 2CC – 1206 AM

ABC Grandstand – 666 ABC AM


Acknowledgement of Country

Canberra Raiders respect and honour the Traditional Custodians of the land and pay our respects to their Elders past, present and future. We acknowledge the stories, traditions and living cultures of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples on the lands we meet, gather and play on.