18 May, 12:24
The news today that Ronan O'Gara's long and distinguished playing time is over, brings to a close what was by any standards, a remarkable career.
Gates will open at 6.30pm.
Tickets are still available for this game and will be available on match day from the mobile ticket unit at Hassett’s Cross in front of the East Stand from 10am. The West Stand ticket booth will be open from 6.30pm.
Please check your tickets for the details of turnstiles (T1 - T12). Your ticket will only be accepted in the turnstiles identified on your ticket.
Season Ticket Holders – Please note your match ticket is the Thomond Park Navy Match 2 ticket.
The Park and Ride facility will be in operation from the following locations:
Kilmurry Lodge Hotel from 5pm
Radisson Hotel, Ennis Road from 5pm
Raheen Ryans Centra from 6pm
Woodlands Hotel Adare from 7pm
There is a Public Bus Service in operation from outside the Dunnes Stores on Henry St. to Thomond Park starting at 6.30pm.
Supporters can pre-book their parking online for the Q-Park at Harvey’s Quay online at www.q-park.ie
There is no parking in the vicinity of Thomond Park Stadium.
Match programmes will be on sale inside and outside the stadium for €4.
Pre-match entertainment features Jean Wallace, the Munster Rugby Supporters Club Choir and Arcana. The half time mini rugby display will feature Bandon RFC v Clanwilliam FC.
The Museum is open on match day from 5pm-8pm, admission only €3.
There are numerous bar and catering facilities within Thomond Park, all open at 6.30pm. The Dug Out bar will be open from 6pm with promotions from Live 95FM.
No one will be able to enter the stadium with alcohol or glass and customers will be requested to remove the lids of any soft drink containers on entering the stadium.
Please do not enter the pitch area at any time and adhere to the stadium ground regulations found here.
There will be stewards and security on site to assist you with your enquiries on the day, and to ensure that the event runs smoothly and safely, so please respect their requests.
Munster Rugby wish to thank you for your continued support.