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Reviewed yesterday

It was very hot and sunny and the roof went over quickly so it didn't disturb the match we were watching. The large screens and comfortable seating made it easy to always view the tennis players.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Mia G
Reviewed 2 days ago

The blue of Rod Laver Arena makes it unique around the world and the quality of the tennis played this year was impressive!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Debra_2016
Reviewed 2 days ago

I have found that you don’t need to purchase front row floor seating for a great view. Side view near the stage just as good and cheaper for people like me with limited funds 😊😊😊

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 560jingerm
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is my second visit to Rod Laver Arena - both times to see Keith Urban live. The venue is great for concerts and is easy to get to. The drinks are overpriced however.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Chan1717
Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice stadium with comfortable seats. I would recommend getting the seats with shaded viewing. January is summer in Australia so it's hot and sunny. Believe me, the extra bucks you pay for the shaded seats are worth it.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank anntina21
Reviewed 6 days ago

Super place to view a concert, great accoustics and great viewing space.. Easy to get around and a wide variety of food and drinks.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mick H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an incredible experience. Australians know how to do it right. There are no bad seats at any of the stadiums. They have misters for the heat and watering troughs where you can fill your bottle up. Free transporaton running all the time..and they...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank tennislady52
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great arena for watching great tennis! The main arena for the AO but the entire complex is worth the trip.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank GoCougsHolmberg
Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome venue with fantastic views from most areas. Lower seats are much better than upper seats, but considerably more expensive.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Paul K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved watching the Australian Open in RL Arena for two consecutive years. Loved seeing the man after who the arena is named, sitting proudly in the stands. The screens are excellent quality, visibility of the court and players is also good, although getting the more...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Shani K
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7 November 2018|
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Response from Meg R | Reviewed this property |
You can get on to the Rod Laver Arena website, which will give you the option to put in your dates, and then chose what type of tour you wish to do, and gives the prices also. I hope that this helps :)
23 July 2018|
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Response from dicod712 | Reviewed this property |
There definately is for events
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3 July 2018|
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Response from Moschi1 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I was there last year. Yes, they will definitely check that you have a ticket, though walking in the wrong door is silly as it’s a LONG way to the other side. No, you definitely cannot stand. Rod Laver arena is all... More