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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This a fabulous place to take the entire family. Indulge in the high class Tennis from all over the world held in one convenient location. Great facilities, grounds, entertainment. Fun for all

Thank missmooo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Firstly need to say at 72 CHER is a legend. She can still rock that seatbelt outfit ( the one on the battleship) Now for Rod Laver Arena The venue was clean relatively comfortable, however could do with some more seating in the outer ring...More

Thank Sundancer6
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We attended the Channel Nine Footy AFL Grand Final Show and found the venue to be excellent. Good food venues and Beverages and able to cater for large crowds

Thank Mr. Mario C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a fabulous place for a music concert. The multiple accesses and tiered seating make it easy to find your seat. The arena was filled to capacity with 15 000 people. Depending on the concert you can also get access to the private lounge for...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At least once, I've been to two. Such a chilled atmosphere and the skyline of Melbourne in the background is fascinating.

Thank AD1J
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Besides hosting the first tennis grand slam each year, this stadium is also well used for concerts. Facilities and entertainment options are top notch

Thank bcheong
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Went to see Pink perform at Rod Laver Arena for Pink's last Australian show. The pre show VIP party was great, the atmosphere inside the Arena was fantastic. Show was totally awesome. Hopefully the refurbishment out front will be completed soon.

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic venue. Went to see The Pink Beautiful Trauma concert. So easy to get your away around. All the security staff were so helpful and friendly. It was warm inside, (roof closed). Taxi rank out the front of main entrance made life easy...More

Thank debbieportmacquarie
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Celine Dion was the reason for our visit. Location close to the city that was an easy walk from the accomodation we chose. Seating was comfortable. Initially the venue seemed cold but once the doors were closed it soon became very comfortable. I will suggest...More

Thank EmeraldDreaming
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Don’t get my review heading wrong Pink is amazing,however Rod Laver need to stop the money grabbing with letting people have alcohol during the performances. Constant heads bobbing in your line of sight during the concert and greedy people only seeming to care about getting...More

Thank Sammy G
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angeliquetucker
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Response from dicod712 | Reviewed this property |
There definately is for events
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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
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Lesley T
20 January 2018|
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Response from lanceheng | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe there is free wireless. I didn't see any connections. Have you seen the prices of the food. I doubt it.
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