Australian Open

The First of the Four Grand Slam Tennis Events

The Australian Open is a major tennis tournament held annually over the last fortnight of January in Melbourne, Australia. First held in 1905, the tournament is chronologically the first of the four Grand Slam tennis events of the year – the other three being the French Open, Wimbledon and the US Open. It features men’s and women’s singles; men’s, women’s, and mixed doubles and junior’s championships; as well as wheelchair, legends and exhibition events. Since 1988 the tournament has been played on hard courts at Melbourne Park.

The Grand Slam of the Asia Pacific region and the first major in the calendar year. Tennis Holidays now have a selection of amazing packages available with seating in the world famous Rod Laver Arena. Experience all of the thrills of the People’s Grand Slam only a short walk from the centre of cosmopolitan Melbourne.

Where is the tournament?

Melbourne Park, Melbourne Australia

When is the Australian Open?

15th – 28th January 2018

What packages are available?

We have the Super 5 Package available for 2018

7 nights at the 4* Crossley Hotel (based on double or twin occupancy), in the heart of cosmopolitan Melbourne.  The hotel is within easy walking distance of the Rod Laver Arena.  Return flights to Melbourne.  Package includes all Super 5 sessions for the Semi-finals and the Finals, excellent seating in the lower tiers.  This is a hospitality package which includes food and beverages.

From £5850.00 per person  including flights, private transfers, accommodation and tennis tickets.

Sample Itinerary  for the Super 5 Package

Thu Day Session 11:00am Jan 25th Women’s Semi-finals
Thu Evening Session 7:30pm Jan 25th One Men’s Semi-final, exhibition match
Fri Twilight Session 3:00pm Jan 26th Mixed Doubles Semi-final, Women’s Doubles Final, One Men’s Semi-final
Sat Twilight Session 7:30pm Jan 27th Women’s Singles Final, Men’s Doubles Final
Sun Twilight Session 7:30pm Jan 28th Mixed Doubles Final, Men’s Singles Final

Gallery for the Crossley Hotel, Melbourne

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