General Info

2019 Dates

The dates for Sydney International 2019 are 6 – 12 January 2019.

Qualifying rounds for Sydney International 2019 will be held on Saturday, 5th January 2019. Entry to qualifying matches is FREE for the general public, with ticketed access beginning on Sunday, 6th January.

How to purchase tickets

Sydney International 2019 tickets will be on sale to the general public on the 4th October 2018. Tickets can be purchased via the following channels:

  • Ticketek website: www.ticketek.com.au
  • Ticketek call centre: Australian bookings: 1300 888 104
  • International bookings: +61 3 9039 9407
  • Ticketek agencies: Please note that bookings at Ticketek Agencies must be made in person and Ticketek Agencies do not accept telephone enquiries.

Box office/tickets collection

To collect or purchase tickets (subject to availability), or for lost ticket enquiries, please go to the Box Office at the entry gates. Ensure you plan your arrival and allow ample time in anticipation of queues.

Entry gates

All valid ticket holders will be able to access the event via the main entrance bridge. Corporate ticket holders can access the event via the corporate and accreditation bridge, which is located on the far right of the venue and will be signposted.

Pass-outs

Pass-outs will be allowed. Please retain your valid entry ticket as you will be required to scan it upon exit and again on re-entry.

First aid

First Aid will be available on site located opposite door H at Ken Rosewall Arena.

Toilets

Toilets will be located at various positions around the stadium.

ATM/EFTPOS facilities

ATMs will be located within the venue and EFTPOS facilities will be available at food and beverage outlets.

Non-smoking venue

The Sydney Olympic Park Tennis Centre is a non-smoking venue.

Bags

All bags are subject to a safety and security search upon entry. Bags too large to fit under a seat cannot be brought to the Sydney International. Trolley bags are not permitted inside the venue.

Weather

A wet weather and extreme heat policy exists. More information will be communicated accordingly if required.

Parking

The closest parking venue to Sydney Olympic Park Tennis Centre is P4, located adjacent to the Hockey Centre within the Sydney Olympic Park precinct. For further information about parking options and to pre-book your car park, visit the Sydney Olympic Park website.

Road closures

Rod Laver Drive will be closed to the public during the event.

Drop-off/pick-up

Cars can travel down Olympic Boulevard to drop-off and collect patrons near the main entry gates.

Disabled patrons

The closest parking venue to Sydney Olympic Park Tennis Centre is P4, located adjacent to the Hockey Centre within the Sydney Olympic Park precinct. For further information about parking options and to pre-book your car park, visit the Sydney Olympic Park website. Disabled access to the event will be via the main entry bridge.

Prohibited items

For the comfort and safety of patrons and players, the following items are NOT permitted at the Sydney International without the express authorisation of Tennis Australia:

a) Alcohol;

b) Tennis racquets, beach balls or other inflatable devices, frisbees, helium balloons;

c) Camera tripods, monopods, telephoto camera lenses with a focal length capacity of greater than 200mm; video cameras, Go-Pros or handy-cams; audio recording devices; any other devices used for recording or transmitting scoring data and other statistical information for commercial purposes (including sports betting);

d) Eskies & hampers, chairs & stools, large containers in excess of 1.5 litres, glass (including bottles), drink & food cans;

e) Flags, banners or signs larger than 1m by 1m or with handles longer than 50cm;

f) Animals other than assistance animals;

g) Musical instruments, whistles, loud hailers, amplification equipment;

h) Drones, flares, fireworks, laser pointers;

e) Bicycles, scooters, skateboards, rollerblades, rollerskates;

j) Unauthorised promotional, commercial, political, religious or offensive items of any nature including clothing, banners, signs, symbols, leaflets or flyers;

k) Any other dangerous item or weapon.

Note: prams and strollers are not permitted in seating areas.