Australian Sporting Events
"Aussies love their Sport and there is always something to go and watch"
Four Types of Footy, Cricket, Tennis and more!
Here is a small list of major sporting events in Australia.
Rod Laver Arena - Melbourne
One of the 4 Grand Slam Tennis events the Australian Open Tennis is a great festival atmosphere for all the family. Third Week In January
Held in Adelaide and the Barossa Valley of South Australia, The Santos Tour Downunder is fast becoming a favourite of many top world cyclists. Last Week In January.
Womens cycling has always been huge in Europe and the last ten years has seen a big increase in the numbers of women contesting major events like the Geelong Womens World Tour Event, giving long-time women cyclists a lot of encouragment for their sport.
Waterfront - Geelong One of the most popluar Triathlon events and regularly the stage for the Australian Triathlon Champioships.
If it is a reserved seat that you are after then the 4-day Reserved Grandstand Seating option is for you. Watch all the on-track action from a variety of Grandstand Seating options.
Held on the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) it is watched live each year by nearly 100,000 people for the last century, this phenomenoum is now also seen world-wide by an audience of millions. Last Saturday in September.
The grand finale of the National Rugby League season. Now held at the famous Sydney Telstra Olympic Park Stadium in Western Sydney.
Seen as the strongest state Aussie Rules league competition, the SOUTH AUSTRALIAN Aussie Rules Grand Final is a 'home-town' favourite among South Australians. First Sunday in October.
The Mountain is one of Australian sports greatest tests of endurance, even for V8 supercars. To drive around this track on a leisurely Sunday, as long as it is NOT the first in October, is a beautiful day out. But on THIS day even the kangaroos scatter. First Sunday in October.
The picturesque setting of Phillip Island is like a holiday away from the bustle of most race-tracks, and a great family get-away watching the best bike riders in the world compete. First Sunday in October.
Held at historic Flemington Racetack this is one of the countries and the worlds premier horse races; the longest track race in the world. A real test of a horses staying ability over 2 long miles. A festival all week. First Tuesday in November.
Starts in Sydney Harbour, NSW and finishes in Hobart, Tasmania. Australia has some of each sports biggest events and Yachting is no exception. The Sydney to Hobart is a must see event for all ocean-going enthusiasts.