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Farewell Yellow Brick Road

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Event Date
  • Sunday 8 January 2023
  • Tuesday 10 January 2023
  • Diamond $349
  • Ruby $249
  • Emerald $199
  • Sapphire $149
On Sale Date Monday 1 August 2022
Seating Plan View Seating Plan

Gates Open: 5:30pm (tbc)
Show Start: 8:00pm (tbc)


Elton John is coming to Newcastle’s McDonald Jones Stadium.

In a major boost for the Hunter, the internationally acclaimed singer, pianist and composer has been secured to perform live at the 30,000-capacity venue on January 10, 2023, as part of his Farewell Yellow Brick Road: The Final Tour in Australia.

The English-born singer, whose hits include Rocket Man, Goodbye Yellow Brick Road, Tiny Dancer and Your Song, among many others, will rock McDonald Jones Stadium for one night only.



Tickets can be purchased via oznz.eltonjohn.com.  Ticketing presales are available from the following dates:


Date and Time

Telstra Presale

26th July 2022 at 1pm (for 48 hours only)

Frontier Members

28th July 2022 at 1pm (for 24 hours only)

General Public on-sale

1st August 2022 at 1pm



There is no parking available onsite for this event. 


Dedicated Bus Service

Elton John fans will have an easy time getting to the concert thanks to free, dedicated bus services that will run to and from McDonald Jones Stadium. You can find all the information that you need here.


Stadium shuttle 1 – Newcastle CBD with stops at Queens Wharf, King Street at Bolton Street, Civic Park, Marketown, and Tudor Street at Beaumont Street.
Stadium shuttle 2 – Charlestown/Belmont with stops at Charlestown Square and Westfield Kotara. Two services will start from Belmont on the Pacific Highway at Macquarie Street, also stopping on Pacific Highway at Groves Road.
Stadium shuttle 3 – Glendale with stops at Stockland Glendale, Cardiff Station, and Lookout Road at McCaffrey Drive.
Stadium shuttle 4 – Wallsend with stops at Wallsend Village, Newcastle Road at Blue Gum Road, and Newcastle Road at Dent Street.
Stadium shuttle 5 – Mayfield with stops at Wests Mayfield, Mayfield shops, Waratah Station, and Waratah Village.


Food and Beverage

McDonald Jones Stadium has a variety of food and beverage outlets available throughout the Stadium to keep you satisfied during the concert. McDonald Jones Stadium is a cashless venue.


Corporate Hospitality

All corporate hospitality enquiries can be made via hospitality@mcdonaldjonesstadium.com


Getting to the Stadium

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