Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne

4.5
Arena / Stadium · Tourist Spot
Explore the behind-the-scenes areas used by Australian Open tennis players, the dressing rooms, and corridors with photos of previous winners at Rod Laver Arena. This venue honoring Rod Laver, one of the world’s greatest tennis players. The retractable roof allows you to enjoy games during rain or hot weather. With a seating capacity of 15,000, the arena also hosts big-name concerts, motorbike super-cross, and basketball games. Plan your visit to Rod Laver Arena and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Melbourne online attractions planner.
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  • Rod Laver won two tennis Grand Slams, in 1962 and 1969, and several Davis Cups. He was among the first professional tennis players. Rod Laver Arena is in the Melbourne Park complex, it's the main...  more »
  • Really only come here for concerts. Not a place where you just rock up and go inside. Do need to book ahead, and for some concerts quite a long time ahead. Food options are quite limited, but there...  more »
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  • Clean, easy to access. Bar lines moved quickly which was great and bar was kept to a very clean condition. Fairly good prices for a concert. Seating is very well laid out, and staff will help to your seat if need be. Also loved the tight security, it really made me feel safe
  • Saw the Women's finals of the Australian Open 2019 at the Rod Laver arena. Was a thrilling experience. The seating arrangements were good. Ample places to grab a bite. Multiple toilet facilities and those with wheelchair access. Easy access by public transport. Is also a short walk from the Secure and Wilson parking available on/near Flinder's St.

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