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Getting to the AO

Get set for the epic return of Australian Open 2023, from 16–29 January. The world’s favourite sports and entertainment event extends from Federation Square to Richmond Station, with favourites like Grand Slam Oval and Garden Square set to be bigger and better than ever. Plan your day ahead of time to be sure to get the most out of your AO23! 

Getting here

Gate opening times

Gate Date Day Night Twilight
City Entrance
- Garden Square Entrance
- Richmond Entrance
- Grand Slam Oval Entrance

16 - 27 January

10.00am (16 - 26 January)
11.00am (27 January)

5.00pm

 

Garden Square Partner & Premium Experience Entrance presented by Marriott Bonvoy
- Grand Slam Oval Partner & Premium Experience Entrance presented by Marriott Bonvoy

16 - 27 January

10.00am (16 - 26 January)
11.00am (27 January)

4.00pm

 

City Entrance
- Garden Square Entrance
- Richmond Entrance
- Grand Slam Oval Entrance

28 January

11.00am

5.00pm

 

Garden Square Partner & Premium Experience Entrance presented by Marriott Bonvoy
- Grand Slam Oval Partner & Premium Experience Entrance presented by Marriott Bonvoy

28 January

11.00am

4.00pm

 

City Entrance
- Garden Square Entrance
- Richmond Entrance
- Grand Slam Oval Entrance

29 January

 

 

2.00pm

Garden Square Partner & Premium Experience Entrance presented by Marriott Bonvoy
- Grand Slam Oval Partner & Premium Experience Entrance presented by Marriott Bonvoy

29 January

 

 

2.00pm

 

Ace your day

Small bag

Small bags are fine at AO23, as long as they are able to be stored under your seat.  

Beverages and drink bottles

Plastic drink bottles are allowed. No glass or alcohol.  

Digital tickets

Download tickets to your mobile device and forward them to each attendee in your party. Collector ticket holders must present their physical tickets. 

Cashless

AO23 is a cashless event, please ensure you have a cashless form of payment prior to arriving.  

Sun smart

Dress for a day at the tennis in the Aussie summer! Make sure you bring your hat and wear plenty of sunscreen. 

Plan your journey

Take a moment to plan your arrival and what’s on offer to get the most out of your time at AO23.  

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