Season Launch Begins New Era for Wellington Phoenix


The club celebrated the imminent arrival of the Hyundai A-League 2018/19 Season with a season launch held in the city last Thursday night.

The event was held at one of Wellington Hospitality Groups venues, Mac’s Brewery, on 16 September and included the unveiling of the updated Wellington Phoenix playing kit.

With club partners and media associates in attendance, entertainment was put on throughout the night.

Club Principal Partner, Huawei, gave the opportunity to win a Huawei Nova 3i smartphone.

Garage Project offered a variety of craft beer tastings as part of their ‘Disco Bar’.

In addition to the updated kit reveal, adidas were also present with the FIFA X-Box gaming zone where attendees battled it out for e-gaming supremacy. The new Predator X and Nemeziz adidas boots were also on show.

Club official Hyundai vehicle supplier, Brendan Foot, displayed the all-new Hyundai Santa Fe model.

Official hydration partner Gatorade and Frucor Suntory products were available throughout the night.

Wellington Phoenix General Manager, David Dome, praised the success of the event.

“We wanted to create a positive atmosphere for our Partners and Media associates to enjoy with us as we begin on a fresh journey this season.

“Bringing our Partners closer to the club and engaging with them in ways we haven’t previously is exciting.”

The Wellington Phoenix begin their Hyundai A-League campaign on the 21st October at Westpac Stadium against Newcastle Jets. You can get your season tickets here.