Australian Open 2020

Nov 21, 2019 | Events

About Australian Open Jan 2020 – Final five

Australian Open 2020 will stretch right into the city of Melbourne as the tournament premieres the biggest Grand Slam footprint in world tennis.

Starting at Federation Square, in the heart of the city, and flowing through Birrarung Marr and Melbourne Park onto Richmond Station, the initiative is the result of nearly a decade of planning.

It’s not just the footprint that’s bigger and better than ever, with the AO now consolidating its position as a three-week event.

In a Grand Slam first, electronic line calling will feature on all courts during Qualifying, which runs from Tuesday 14 to Friday 17 January, with free entry for fans.

Other events leading into the year’s first Grand Slam include the Australian Open Draw on Thursday 16 January, and Kids Tennis Day – which will take over the expanded precinct, on Saturday 18 January.

Also new for 2020 is the Practice Village, designed to further enhance the Grand Slam experience for both players and fans, who will have the chance to get closer to their heroes than ever before.

Encompassing the National Tennis Centre, the Practice Village will feature new viewing platforms, enhanced seating, extra shade and a variety of family-friendly food options for fans. For the players, there’s the state-of-the-art gym, treatment and recovery areas, including hot and cold plunge pools and increased player dining, all accessible via the on-demand shuttle service from the Player Pod.

Whats included

  • 5 nights’ accommodation 
  • Category ‘Upper Sun’ Entry and Reserved Seating to Australian Open for the following sessions in Rod Laver Arena:
  • Thursday, 30 January – Day & Night Sessions
  • Friday, 31 January – Twilight Session
  • Saturday, 01 February – Twilight Session
  • Sunday, 02 February – Twilight Session
  • Entry into the Exclusive “Super Suite” located in Melbourne Arena
  • Access to the open-air Melbourne United basketball game on Wednesday evening
  • VIP entry into Melbourne Park via the Partner and Hospitality Entrance at Garden Square
  • Complimentary sightseeing cruise – See the sights of Melbourne as you cruise out to Port Phillip Bay and head towards picturesque Williamstown

From: R73 482,25

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