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?
7 nights at the 4* Southbank Central Apartments, in the centre of Melbourne. These stylish apartments are within easy walking distance of the Rod Laver Arena. Return flights with Emirates Airlines. Package includes seats for four sessions, seating within the first 8 rows behind the baseline.
From £3799.00 per person including flights, private transfers, accommodation and tennis tickets.