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Address: Batman Avenue, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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best sporting precinct in the world

we are spoilt in melbourne too have a great precinct like this within walking distance of CBD. was great before but with construction of aami park a few years ago its now... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2017
JohnG3121
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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

we are spoilt in melbourne too have a great precinct like this within walking distance of CBD. was great before but with construction of aami park a few years ago its now unbelievable. add in the MCG and its sporting heaven

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

This is simply the best sporting precinct on the planet. The reason: it hosts several stadiums for sports and entertainment (football, soccer, tennis, rugby, and every imaginable concert and event / day or night). And in almost every category it is acknowledged as the best in its class ie the facilities for the Australian Open tennis tournament. With all these... More 

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Thank Dan M
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56 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

I was very fortunate to visit twice on my recent holiday there. Its a fantastic atmosphere and plenty to see when not watching tennis. Rod Laver Arena was fantastic especially during the mens final

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Thank Sandyjo16
Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We needed a meal before the evening session and this Italian Restaurant was great! Quickly shown to a table, inside out of the wind, we perused the menu. Ordering takes place at register; food was quickly prepared and efficiently brought to our table, as were the drinks. Water bottles and glasses are available to take to tables. Meal was delicious... More 

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Thank Alison S
brisbane
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50 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Just attended the first and second rounds of the Aussie Open Tennis for the first time and would make a few comments: There is a fair bit of luck involved in terms of getting to see the your favourite players and striking the best weather conditions for spectating. We booked the premium seats at Rod Laver Arena and while you... More 

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Thank paul_and_family
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Great place to be, watching one of the 4 major tennis tournament in the world while having fun Great atmosphere and lots of activities

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Thank Bishoy H
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

We travelled to Melbourne to support a young family member competing in the recent Gymnastic competition. This trip had already cost alot of money seen as we live 3 hours out of Melbourne. Apon arriving at Hiscence Arena we found an outrageous amount wanted for entry tickets. We planned to attend 2 days but for 4 of us it would... More 

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Thank Casey T
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 543 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

This is a must for Tennis lovers during Australian open or not.You must visit and see the difference from T V.

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Thank SE s
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2016

This venue is excellent for tennis lovers during the Australian Open and off-season hosts many live music concerts. The venue can cater for large crowds.

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Thank Claude M
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2016

I had morning match tickets. There were plenty of staff to help you find everything! The cue to get in was long but I was still inside in a short amount of time.Before entering I was given an ANZ seat cushion which I thought was a great idea, as sitting for over 5 hours in the plastics seats could of... More 

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