Australian Open 2023, Dates, Schedule, Venues

Australian Open 2023

Australian open 2023

The Australian Open is a tennis tournament managed by Tennis Australia affiliated to the International Tennis Federation. This tournament is held every year at the National Tennis Centre at Melbourne Park in Melbourne, Australia, usually taking place in the second half of January. It is one of the world’s popular major tennis championships. 

The Australian Open is the first of the four Grand Slam tennis preceding the French Open, Wimbledon, and the US Open. It starts in the middle of January and continues for two weeks coinciding with the Australia Day holiday.

Australian Open provides world-class matches at the start the tennis season. This tournament is also known for its feel-good factor, it is colloquially known as the “Happy Slam” because of the notably positive vibe that flows around the tournament, city, and courtside crowds. 

This championship is held for both men’s and women’s categories for singles, doubles, mixed doubles, junior’s championships, wheelchair, legends, and exhibition events. 

The Australian Open 2023 is first of the four Grand Slam tournaments which is played on hard courts (blue GreenSet surface). For this Championship, tennis fans from all over the globe will witness and enjoy tennis and a laid-back atmosphere in Melbourne.

Sport Development

The Australian Open was first played at the Warehouseman’s Cricket Ground in Melbourne in November 1905. Which is now known as the Albert Reserve Tennis Centre, and was a grass court.

Initially this tournament was known as Australasian Championships, later on it became the Australian Championships in 1927. But in 1969, again it changed and became the Australian Open. 

Since 1905, it has been played 110 times in five major Australian cities viz. Melbourne (66 times), Sydney (17 times), Adelaide (15 times), Brisbane (7 times), Perth (3 times), and two New Zealander cities: Christchurch and Hastings.

Current Champions

Men’s singles:   
Champion- Spain Rafael Nadal   
Runners up- Russia Daniil Medvedev   

Women’s singles   
Champion: Australia Ashleigh Barty   
Runner up: United States Danielle Collins   

Men’s doubles   
Champion: Australia Thanasi Kokkinakis, Nick Kyrgios   
Runner up: Australia Matthew Ebden, Max Purcell   

Women’s doubles   
Champion: Czech Republic Barbora Krejčíková, Kateřina Siniaková   
Runner up: Kazakhstan Anna Danilina, Brazil Beatriz Haddad Maia   

Mixed doubles   
Champion: France Kristina Mladenovic
Croatia Ivan Dodig   
Runner up: Australia Jaimee Fourlis, Jason Kubler

Also Read: Tennis History, Rules, Measurements



  • Most singles titles: Serbia Novak Djokovic with 9 timesMost consecutive singles titles: Serbia Novak Djokovic 3times
  • Most doubles titles: United States Bob Bryan  Mike Bryan 6 times
  • Most consecutive doubles titles: United States Bob Bryan, Mike Bryan 3 times
  • Most mixed doubles titles: United States Jim Pugh, India Leander Paes, Canada Daniel Nestor 3 times
  • Most Championships (singles, doubles, mixed doubles): Serbia Novak Djokovic 9 times


  • Most singles titles off All-time: Australia Margaret Court 11 timesMost singles titles of Open time: USA Serena Williams 7 times
  • Most consecutive singles titles: Australia Margaret Court, Australia Evonne Goolagong Cawley, Germany Steffi Graf, Yugoslavia Monica Seles, Switzerland Martina Hingis 3 times
  • Most doubles titles: Australia Thelma Coyne Long 12 times
  • Most consecutive doubles titles: United States Martina Navratilova, Pam Shriver 7 times
  • Most mixed doubles titles: Czech Republic Barbora Krejčíková 3 times
  • Most Championships (singles, doubles, mixed doubles)-
  • All-time: Australia Margaret Court 23 times 
  • Open times: USA Martina Navratilova 12 times

Australian Open 2023 Dates

Starts on Monday, 16 January and ends on Sunday, 29 January

Qualifying Round11 to 13 January10:00 AM
First Round16 to 17 January 11:00 AM,
7:00 PM
Second Round18 to 19 January11:00 AM,
7:00 PM
Third Round 20 to 21 January11:00 AM,
7:00 PM
Fourth Round 22 to 23 January11:00 AM,
7:00 PM
Quarter Finals 24 to 25 January11:00 AM,
7:00 PM
Women Semifinals 26 January4:00 PM
Men’s Semifinals 27 January4:00 PM (Day)
7:00 PM
Women Final 28 January11:15 AM
Men Final 29 January4:00 PM

Note: This format is provisional and is subject to alteration, e.g, the starting time may change due to extreme heat or the tournament is behind schedule.



Australian open, Rod Laver Arena

Rod Laver Arena 

  • Location: Olympic Boulevard and Batman Avenue, Melbourne, VIC 3001, AustraliaOwner: Melbourne and Olympic Parks Trust
  • Opened: 11 January 1988
  • Architect: Peddle Thorp Learmonth, Philip Cox


Australian open, Margaret Court Arena

Margaret Court Arena

  • Location: Melbourne Park, MSEPMelbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Owner: Melbourne & Olympic Parks
  • Opened: 1988
  • Architect: NH Architecture and Populous


Australian open, John Cain Arena

John Cain Arena

  • Address: 2 Olympic Blvd, Melbourne VIC, 3000, AustraliaLocation: Melbourne Park
  • Opened: 27 July 2000
  • Architect: Peddle Thorp

Australian Open 2023 Tickets

For Australian Open tickets can be purchased from


Men’s Singles Australian open 2023

Women’s Singles Australian open 2023


Major Partner:

  • KIA

Associate Partners:

  • Rolex, Luzhoulaojiao, Emirates


  • ANZ, Bondi Sand, Canadian Club, Chemist Warehouse, Chubb Insurance, City Of Melbourne, Dunlop, Gordons Shall we  Grainshaker, Infosys, Life Space, Marriott Bonvoy, Mastercard, Peroni, Piper Heidhieck, Polo, Safety Culture, Somersby, TMGM, Treasury Wine Estate, Melbourne, Yonex

Prize Money

First Round: $103000

Second Round: $154000

Third Round: $221000

Forth Round: $328000

Quarter Final: $538500

Semi Finals: $895000

Runner-up: $1.575 million

Winner: $2.875 million

Also Read: French Open 2023

Final Words

From the above article you have learnt about Australian Open 2023 in details. Some important things which is not there will be updated soon. So keep visiting this site.

Also Read: World Baseball Classic 2023, Schedule, Pools, Venues

Hello everyone! I am Raja Roy and I am a mentor, blogger and social media influencer. I want to influence people with my words. I have been writing regularly for three years now. Apart from jotting down words, I love to read books, listen to music, do videography and click pictures.

error: Content is protected !!