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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Every year they add more and more additional events and activities to complement the Australian Open Tennis...but let’s face it!...at the end of the day we come predominantly because we enjoy good tennis!...and Rod Laver is the ultimate tennis venue. Even when the temperature exceeds...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank VickiB67
Reviewed 2 days ago

The fun atmosphere of the Australian Open is incomparable. Between the tennis, the food, and the general good atmosphere, the experience is a memorable one.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank taliesgrandma
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wonderful to catch some awesome tennis while in town and enjoyed our day in the area. Really appreciated how well run everything was and they even had cool most areas plenty of rest rooms and drinking water stations. Loved that they had extra trams for...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Justsaygrace
Reviewed 2 days ago

I've watched some great tennis and seen some fantastic concerts at the Rod Laver. The acoustics for music are really good and watching the tennis is wonderful with a great view from almost anywhere.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Lee C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Entrance: No bottle necks Security seems good Toilet/wash Rooms: Relatively clean Impressed at how many toilets they put in the arena Food Choices: It’ll be on the pricey side as expected Maybe add more choices? Seats: Still plastic as it’s still for outdoors

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank niceguynic
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A great place to watch the top games at the Australian Open, great views from any where in the arena. The facilities are great, food and bar close by as is the toilets, get a seat in the shade though as it gets hot (30+...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 818petey
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We watched the Australian Open at Rod Laver Arena, and it is one of the premier sporting venues. Particularly liked the padded seats and the seating angle to allow everyone a good view of the tennis. Food options and the drinks prices are an issue....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Henwood1
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a tour of the Olimpic Grounds, we were not able to go in the Rod Laver Arena or the Australian Open grounds due to work being done for the January 2019 event.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Diana A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing venue and a lot of fun to be there. I love tennis and have been to all 4 Grand Slams. AU open is probably the best. Go there is you love tennis

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Bananatree321
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Saw Andre Rieu Concert there had good seats on second level Aidedby massive screens each side of stage

Date of experience: November 2018
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7 November 2018|
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Response from Meg R | Reviewed this property |
You can get on to the Rod Laver Arena website, which will give you the option to put in your dates, and then chose what type of tour you wish to do, and gives the prices also. I hope that this helps :)
23 July 2018|
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Response from dicod712 | Reviewed this property |
There definately is for events
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3 July 2018|
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Response from Moschi1 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I was there last year. Yes, they will definitely check that you have a ticket, though walking in the wrong door is silly as it’s a LONG way to the other side. No, you definitely cannot stand. Rod Laver arena is all... More