Our provisional schedule outlines which matches are played when, helping you better plan your Australian Open 2017 experience.
|Date||Session||Gates Open||Start Time||Round|
|Rod Laver Arena||Margaret Court Arena||Hisense Arena||Outside Courts|
|Sat 14||DAY||8.00am||12.00pm||12.30pm||Kids Tennis Day|
|Mon 16||DAY||10.00am||11.00am||11:00am||11.00am||11.00am||First Round|
|Tue 17||DAY||10.00am||11.00am||11:00am||11.00am||11.00am||First Round|
|Wed 18||DAY||10.00am||11.00am||11:00am||11.00am||11.00am||Second Round|
|Thu 19||DAY||10.00am||11.00am||11:00am||11.00am||11.00am||Second Round|
|Fri 20||DAY||10.00am||11.00am||11:00am||11.00am||11.00am||Third Round|
|Sat 21||DAY||10.00am||11.00am||11:00am||11.00am||11.00am||Third Round|
|Sun 22||DAY||10.00am||11.00am||11:00am||11.00am||11.00am||Fourth Round|
|Mon 23||DAY||10.00am||11.00am||11:00am||11.00am||11.00am||Fourth Round|
|Tue 24||DAY||10.00am||11.00am||11:00am||no play||11.00am||Quarterfinals|
|Wed 25||DAY||10.00am||11.00am||11:00am||no play||11.00am||Quarterfinals|
|Thu 26||DAY||10.00am||11.00am||11.00am||no play||11.00am||(Match – TBA)|
|Not before 1.30pm||Women’s Singles Semifinal|
|Followed by||Women’s Singles Semifinal|
|NIGHT||5.00pm||7.30pm||Men’s Singles Semifinal|
|Followed by||**”Magic Moments” Exhibition Match|
|Fri 27||TWILIGHT||2.00pm||3.00pm||3.00pm||no play||3.00pm||Mixed Doubles Semifinal|
|not before 4.00pm||Women’s Doubles Final|
|not before 7.30pm||Men’s Singles Semifinal|
|Sat 28||TWILIGHT||12.00pm||1.00pm||no play||no play||1.00pm||Girls’ Singles Final|
|Followed by||Boys’ Singles Final|
|7.30pm||Women’s Singles Final|
|followed by||Men’s Doubles Final|
|Sun 29||TWILIGHT||3.00pm||4.00pm||no play||no play||no play||Mixed Doubles Final|
|7.30pm||Men’s Singles Final|
*Magic Moments exhibition match may move to day session.
Please note: this schedule and format is provisional and is subject to alteration without notice (for example, the starting time may change if extreme heat is forecasted or the tournament is behind schedule).
Junior matches on outside courts Saturday 21 January onwards, may start up to one hour earlier than above stated outside court start time.
Singles events quarterfinal matches are proposed to be scheduled on Tuesday 24 January and Wednesday 25 January.
For the night session, Rod Laver Arena and Margaret Court Arena doors will not be opened for patron access before 6:30 pm for 7:00 pm sessions, and 7:00 pm for 7:30 pm sessions, or less than 30 minutes after the conclusion of the day session, whichever is later.