Are you visiting Melbourne for the Australian Open in January 2020?
If you are then here's everything you need to know about the first Grand Slam of the year.
When: Monday 20th January - Sunday 2nd February 2020
Where: Melbourne Park - including Rod Laver Arena
How To Get There: The best way to get to Melbourne Park is by public transport or walking. The tournament site is just a 10 minute walk from Flinders Street whilst the Free Tram zone will be extended to the site during the tournament. See PTV for more information.
Weather: The Australian Open takes place in the middle of the Melbourne summer where temperatures can push 40+ degrees celsius. Always make sure to apply plenty of suncream, wear a hat and drink lots of water!
Tickets: Visit www.ausopen.com - it is advised to pre-purchase your tickets well in advance.
Which Players Should I Look Out For: As of this writing, all of the worlds best players are set to participate including Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams, Ashleigh Barty and more!
What else is there to do? The Australian Open is more than just tennis. Whilst you're there keep an eye out for the AO Live Music Stage, Kids Cinema, Food Trucks and Dining Experiences of Australia's best restaurants, Player Autograph Signing Sessions and more!
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