Melbourne Park, Melbourne
16th - 29th Jan 2017
The first Grand Slam of the season, the Australian Open sees the world’s top tennis players fight it out for the coveted winning title during the blistering January heat.
Hosted at the state-of-the-art Melbourne Park, the tournament always attracts huge crowds, gathering to catch the world-class tennis on offer. Among the events are men’s and women’s singles, men’s, women’s and mixed doubles, and junior championships.
Last year saw Serbian Novak Djokovic triumph over Scot Andrew Murray in straight sets to win the men’s singles title for the sixth time.
Meanwhile, newcomer Angelique Kerber of Germany defeated No. 1 seed Serena Williams of the US in the women’s singles final.
Contact your preferred charter broker, who will be able to organise a luxury yacht charter to Australia during the championships, and you will be able to see all the fantastic sporting action as well as enjoy the delights of Melbourne and further afield.
The tournament always attracts huge crowds, gathering to catch the world-class tennis
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Discover a place where proud Aboriginal heritage and rugged outback life meets modern metropolises and thriving underwater worlds. Australia’s vast open plains of arid desert contrast with lush forests and snow-cloaked mountains whilst its crowning glory, the magnificent Great Barrier Reef creates the perfect concoction for a hedonistic and unforgettable vacation.