In the unlikely chance you missed it, last Saturday Night the Matilda’s defeated France in a dramatic penalty shoot out in what was one of the most watched television events in Australian history.
Now, the nation is gearing up to watch the Tillies take on England in the FIFA Women’s World Cup Semi Finals tonight, kicking off at 8pm in Stadium Australia, Sydney.
If you’re looking for a social spot to tune in, there are plenty of local venues getting behind the Tillies.
Address: Wyndham Park, Werribee City Centre
Wyndham City Council is inviting families to enjoy a free live viewing of the semi-finals on the big screen, doors opening at 6pm. The event is a family-friendly evening of fun-filled soccer and community spirit with activities, face painting, merchandies and more.
Lara Sports Club
Address: 2-4 Mill Road and Alkara Ave, Lara
The local Lara Football Netball Club is hosting family-friendly screening of the game. Book ahead for a table inside or rug up on the oval and watch the big screen with take-away food available.
Address: 36 Bell Street, Torquay
On the Surf Coast, the Torquay hotel is screening the game, with $22 parmis and green and gold helium balloons.
The Sporting Globe
Address: 175-177 Ryrie Street, Geelong
The Modern sports bar is playing the game on their 50 plus flat screens, paired with a classic menu and drink specials, it’s sure to be a great atmosphere.
The Brewery Geelong
Address: Unit 2/73b Little Malop St, Geelong
Straight from the team at Bells Beach Brewing, the iconic bar space in Denny’s Place is hosting the game with an abundance of seating and surf-inspired pints. Free popcorn and $5 pots will be offered while the Tillies are on.
Address: 2 Rock O’Cashel Lane Geelong
Pair a movie nights with the game, a screening of Bend It Like Beckham from 6pm before the game, with $2 pots from 5pm.
Address: 6/8 Eastern Beach Rd, Geelong
The waterfront bar and restaurant is bringing the game with easygoing waterfront vibes, serving $15 Golden Goal cocktails nd $60 Aussie Gold margartia trees.
Barwon Heads Hotel
Address: 1 Bridge Hotel, Barwon Road
A relaxed coastal touch, catch up with friends and enjoy a drink with a screening on the beer garden big screen, or inside the restaurant and the public bar.
Address: 27 Bains Crescent, Torquay
$15 pizzas, $5 fries and an all-night happy hour, Sou’West Brewery is screening the game in the tasting and family room – plus it’s steak night, so win, win.
The Valley Inn
Address: 120 Fyans Street, Geelong
The Valley Inn will be screening the whole match – live and loud – on our five ultra-high-def screens. You won’t want to miss this one.
The the list goes on, the Geelong Hotel, Malt Shovel Tap House, The Elephant and Castel Hotel, Murphys, Belmont Hotel, Portarlington Grand Hotel, Splatters Cheese Bar, The Barwon Club Hotel, The Deck and more all screening the game indoors.