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Melbourne & Olympic Parks, Melbourne

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Melbourne & Olympic Parks, used for the 1956 Summer Olympics, host a broad range of international events, such as tennis, soccer, rugby, cycling, dirt biking, ice skating, family shows, and concerts. Enjoy a rugby match at the venue’s AAMI Park, a purpose-built rectangular outdoor stadium with a capacity of over 30,000 visitors. Time your visit for a special event at the world-famous Rod Laver Arena, the Australian Open’s center court, used primarily for large indoor concerts throughout the year. You can walk to this sports/entertainment complex from the central business district, or use one of three main tram lines, ensuring easy access from anywhere in the city. Work out when and for how long to visit Melbourne & Olympic Parks and other Melbourne attractions using our handy Melbourne trip generator.
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  • 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 / d...  more »
  • 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 
  • The main venue of the 1956 Melbourne Olympic Games. Melbourne cricket ground, the AAMI Park, Tennis Australian Open venue Rod Laver Arena, such as various sports facilities have evolved. Sports events goes Fireworks every week, so I enjoy.
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