Where to watch the AFL and NRL grand finals

Find out where you can watch the AFL and NRL grand finals in Ipswich
27 Sep 2023
Discover Ipswich, Staff Writer

Cheer on the Brisbane Lions and the Brisbane Broncos this weekend at a local venue full of atmosphere.

The AFL grand final between Collingwood and the Brisbane Lions will kick off on Saturday 30 September at 2.30pm and the NRL grand final between Panthers and Broncos starts at 6.30pm on Sunday 1 October.

If you don’t feel like going out you could celebrate at home and order some delish takeaway from the city’s top restaurants.

There will also be a fan day held at Brighton Homes Arena in Springfield on Monday October 2, where you can can celebrate the Brisbane Lions’ great season with them.

Brothers Leagues Club


Brothers Leagues Club will be broadcasting both matches over the weekend in the sports bar.  Patrons can also tuck into a dirty dog and a schooner of beer for $20. 

Club Services Ipswich

CSI grand final special

Club Services Ipswich will be broadcasting both matches live.  They will also have a special deal for anyone attending.  You can buy a half a kilo of chicken wings with a schooner of longhorn beer for $10.

There are also three hampers to be won during each game.

Jets Leagues Club

Jets Leagues Club

Watch the grand finals live at Jets Leagues Club on their big screen downstairs.  Come in to cheer Brisbane on and stay for dinner.

Limelight Cinemas

Limelight are showing the NRL grand final on the big screen

Limelight Cinemas Ipswich will be showcasing the NRL grand final live onto the big cinema screen on Sunday October 1.

Seats can be reserved online.

PA Hotel – Tap’d Bar

Tap'd Bar at Ipswich's Prince Alfred Hotel.

The Prince Alfred Hotel plan on showcasing the matches live in the Tap’d Bar. 

The Racehorse Hotel


The Racehorse Hotel will be showing the NRL grand final live on Sunday.

There will be footy jugs available to purchase and a gold coin BBQ.

Club Parkview

Food options, Club Parkview

The Club Parkview Taphouse will feature both matches live.  There will also be food and beverage specials available.

Walloon Hotel

Country Pubs – Walloon Hotel 2

The Walloon Hotel will showcase both matches over the weekend.  They are also offering all day dining during match days.

Pizzeria La Prima

Pizza and charcuterie board, Pizzeria La Prima

Pizzeria La Prima will show the AFL grand final on Saturday.

Mihi Tavern

You can watch both games at the MiHi Tavern over the weekend.  Both the AFL and NRL grand finals will be on the big screen in the sports bar.

Commercial Hotel Redbank

Commercial Hotel Redbank, Ipswich

You can watch both games at the Commercial Hotel Redbank.

Discover Ipswich Staff Writer
Rocky the Rock Wallaby is a Sagittarius who lives at the Ipswich Nature Centre and often contributes to Discover Ipswich in his spare time. When he's not busy showing tourists around, blogging or hanging out with his cute and fluffy mates at the Nature Centre, he likes to hit the gym for a leg session, graze on quinoa salad and ponder the possibilities of the universe.

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