Melbourne: Australian Open Tennis Championships


18 - 26 January, 2016 

Melbourne Park, Victoria 3001 

The Grand Slam of the Asia Pacific, the Australian Open Tennis Championship, takes over Melbourne for 2 weeks every January. 

The Australian Open 2016 will host champions such as Federer, Djokovic, Williams, Sharapova and the future stars of tennis, who make Melbourne Park their own for a fortnight of not-to-be missed Grand Slam®action.

To find out more and secure yourself a slice of the action, see here

Fun Facts:

  • Australian Open 2009 was the warmest event on record, with the average daily maximum 34.7°C, nine degrees above normal
  • The coolest Australian Open was in 1986, when the maximum temperature averaged just 22.5°C, 3.5 degrees below normal
  • On 29 January, 1963, 108mm of rain fell on Kooyong Lawn Tennis Club, making it the wettest day in Australian Open history
  • Fans at Australian Open 2015 are expected to consume more than 200,000 bottles of Mount Franklin water and 150,000 ice creams.

Group(s): Advance


Mon, Jan. 18, 2016
10 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.
(GMT+1100) Australia/Melbourne


Melbourne Park
Melbourne Park
Melbourne , Victoria 3001