Australia's best players assemble at Melbourne Park annually for the December Showdown.
Each December the country’s best players assemble at Melbourne Park for the December Showdown. In 16 days, more than 1500 matches will be played to find out who is the best player across each age group and spectator entry is free!
The Australian Open Play-off is the centrepiece of the December Showdown. The play-off sees players from around Australia battle it out for a golden ticket into the Australian Open.
|2-7 December||14/u Australian Championships|
|2-9 December||18/u Australian Championships|
|8-11 December||12/u Australian Teams Championships; 14/u Australian Teams Championships|
|11-17 December||Australian Open 2018 Play-off|
|11-15 December||Australian Open 2018 Women’s Doubles Play-off|
|12-17 December||12/u Australian Championships|
|12-17 December||16/u Australian Championships|