Abel Sports installers were onsite at Mars Stadium , Ballarat installing the footings for the Rugby Union Goals required for the first Rugby Union game to be played at the Stadium on Friday February 1 2019.

Melbourne Rebels will be playing a practice match with Queensland Rebels.

The City of Ballarat has entered a three year partnership with the Melbourne Rebels , providing the regions Rugby Union fans a chance to see their idols in action at the Stadium.

Abel Sports had previously installed AFL goals at the Mars Stadium .

Abel Sports goals , whether AFL , Rugby or Soccer are located in most major Sports Stadiums throughout Australia.