The Australian Open is one of the largest international tennis tournaments in the world, alongside Wimbledon and the US Open, featuring both Men’s and Women’s Singles matches, Men’s Doubles, Women’s Doubles and Mixed Doubles matches, as well as junior’s and wheelchair championships.
The Australian open sees the most famous faces of the tennis world converge on the city of Melbourne to compete for the top prize – Norman Brooks Challenge Cup (Men’s Singles) or the Daphne Akhurst Memorial Cup (Women’s Singles).
Staged in Melbourne Park, the matches are held on the outside courts, Melbourne Arena, and Margaret Court Arena, with major competitions being held in the famous Rod Laver Arena. Each year the surrounding area of Melbourne Park is filled with pop up events, activities and dining options. A range of experiences and dining venues operate during the Australian Open, providing avid tennis fans the opportunity to make the most of the Southern Hemisphere’s largest annual sporting event.