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Rod Laver Arena

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Address: Batman Ave, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Phone Number: (03)9286 1600
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Australian Open at Rod Laver

Everyone must see a Australian Open match in this arena ... also there are various events/concerts which keep on happening ...

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

waste of time...... We assume it would be worth going only if there was a match or unless you were a real tennis freak and wanted to say you had been there. Better things to visit in the city that are more interesting for asll ages

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Everyone must see a Australian Open match in this arena ... also there are various events/concerts which keep on happening ...

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

The arena is cool. Would love to visit again if there is a game/event to feel the real adrenaline rush. Convenient & accessible place in the city area and surrounded by attractions and parks.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Had some very good seats in this arena but then again are any of the seats really bad. Caught day and evening matches at the stadium on a hot day but was comfortable. The temperature changed drastically at night and the vendors close relatively early leaving me a bit miserable but....the atmospher was great otherwise.. A beautiful stadium overall and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Whether you are going to see your favourite band, comedian or watch the Australian Open, you can be sure this facility is family friendly, with an assortment of ways to access it via ramps, lifts and stairs, ample options for food and drinks and parking close by.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

All* of the seats offer a great view whether you're there for a concert or the tennis etc. the only bad seats are the last rows as the leg room is less than all the other seats and your plastic seat seat cannot move back much as its flushed to the wall but the views are still fine.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

I have been to around 45 concerts here I recon, and each we have enjoyed the whole experience. We also once bought tickets through ticketek for a concert and when they arrived in the mail, they stated restricted view. Once we arrived to the concert and got our seat we where more than disappointed that the seats we where in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

I have been here many times. The last was for X Factor auditions. This stadium is really cool and I think your experience will depend on what you are going there for. All times I have went, I have left with some really great memories. if you get a chance to go to the Rod Laver for any kind of... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

It's pretty easy to find your way in and around one of Melbourne's largest sports and music venues. You can walk from the city along the Yarra River, or take a tram, or head east from Flinders Street. Have attended many concerts in this venue and have always enjoyed the ease of moving around and to/from.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Great venue ! Food prices are reasonable . Tickets for tennis but online or at the venue. So close to the big names in tennis . Easy to get with public transport . Lots to see and look at . Always take sunscreen as it gets very hot in summer.

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Address: Batman Ave, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Phone Number: (03)9286 1600
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne

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