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Australian Open 2019 – Travel Packages & P&O Cruises

Australian Open 2019 - Event Overview


Australian Open 2019 – Event Overview

Official Event Name: Australian Open 2019
Event Start Date: 14 January 2019
Event End Date: 27 January 2019
Event Official Website: https://ausopen.com/
Event Category: Tennis
Event Location: Melbourne Park
Event Address: Melbourne & Olympic Parks, Olympic Blvd, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia
Performers: To be Announced
Packages in range: 9
Packages priced from: $345

Holding the record for the highest attendance ever at a Grand Slam event (an incredible 743,667 people went through the gates in 2018), the Australian Open has transformed from itself from what many people considered to be the smallest Grand Slam to arguably the biggest! Known as the ‘Happy Slam’, the Australian Open is a player and fan favourite alike for its reputation for having a laid-back, almost festival-like atmosphere. In fact, in recent years the Australian Open has become like a festival beyond just it’s lively atmosphere! When you’re not checking out the world’s best compete for the biggest share possible of the $50,000,000+ in prize money on offer in one of Melbourne Park’s three world-class arenas in Rod Laver Arena, Margaret Court Arena or Hisense Arena, there’s plenty to see and do including: shopping; fine dining in one of the dozens pop-up restaurants; sipping on a refreshing drink or two in one of the many beer gardens; listening to live music from some of Australia’s biggest artists and up-and-comers alike; and even trying your hand at one of the many activities including comparing your serve speed to the likes of Roger Federer and Serena Williams!

Boasting a history stretching back to the turn of the 20th century, the Australian Open is Australia’s biggest tennis tournament and one of the world’s most renowned majors. Played in January each year, it is the first of the four Grand Slam® tennis events and represents the major season opener. Played on the iconic blue hard-courts against a Melbourne cityscape backdrop. It’s small surprise that Australian Open draws crowds in excess of 700,000! Staged annually on the last fortnight of January at Melbourne Park, Victoria since 1988, the Australian Open is the first Grand Slam® tennis tournament of the calendar year. Second only to the US Open in terms of attendance, the Australian Open is undisputedly Australia’s biggest and most popular sporting event. Played on iconic bright blue Plexicushion hard courts, the Australian Open’s biggest matches take place in Melbourne Park’s three main stadiums – Rod Laver Arena, Margaret Court Arena and Hisense Arena.

For two weeks during Summer there is no better place on Earth than courtside at the world-Australian Open 2019 Official Tour Operator - Sportsnet Holidaysfamous Melbourne Park to share in all the action and exhilaration of Grand Slam ® tennis!

Join Sportsnet at Melbourne Park in 2019 to witness the passion, the drive, the courage and determination as the world’s top tennis players fight for the ultimate prize! Summer in Melbourne sees a dynamic, thriving city buzzing with energy! Restaurants, fashion boutiques, café-filled laneways, cool bars, unbeatable galleries, spacious parks and beautiful bayside towns are just waiting for you to explore!

We have no doubt you will enjoy fabulous time in this great city of our and are excited to share it with you!