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Redevelopment work recommences in Rod Laver Arena’s anniversary year

Redevelopment work recommences in Rod Laver Arena’s anniversary year
March 2, 2018

Rod Laver Arena’s redevelopment works have recommenced as the venue celebrates its 30th year welcoming artists, athletes and performers to entertain Melbourne’s audiences.

After pausing construction to successfully host January’s Australian Open, progress is underway on the new eastern pod and grand entrance to the arena, rigging facilities to welcome the biggest shows and key advancements focusing on patron comfort.

Last year, the works delivered exciting eateries, bars and amenities which were revealed in time for the world’s favourite Grand Slam.

Three new specialty outlets, with more service points, have seen queues shrink and easier access to food and drinks during shows.

Performers and athletes have scored significant back-of-house improvements that will allow bigger and better shows to come to the arena.

Enviably revamped rooms and a vast loading dock to manage faster turnaround of events, offer the best possible amenities for promoters, hirers, production crews, artists and athletes.

2nd February 2018 - AUSTRALIAN OPEN THE NATION’S MOST POPULAR SPORTING EVENT

26th January 2018 - RECORD BREAKING YEAR FOR GLOBAL CONCERT BUSINESS

18th January 2018 - MELBOURNE PARK VENUES MUST BE DESIGNED TO COPE WITH AUSTRALIAN OPEN HEAT 

8th January 2018 - REVAMPED MELBOURNE PARK READY FOR 2018 AUSTRALIAN OPEN 

7th December 2017 - HISENSE ARENA TO HOST AUSTRALIAN OPEN AND NATIONAL BASKETBALL LEAGUE COMPETITION ON THE SAME DAY 

10th November 2017 - AUSTRALIAN OPEN NAMED BEST INTERNATIONAL SPORTING EVENT AT 2017 SPIA ASIA AWARDS

23rd April 2017 - STAGE THREE MELBOURNE PARK REDEVELOPMENT TO INCLUDE NEW 5000-SEAT TENNIS ARENA 

19th September 2016 - COX ARCHITECTURE REVEALS ROD LAVER ARENA REDEVELOPMENT DESIGNS  


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