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Melbourne Park (the home of the Australian Open), Melbourne, Australia

Saturday, February 3rd, 2007

Melbourne Park is a sporting arena in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. It is located by the Yarra River near the southeast corner of the central business district.Melbourne Park is a part of the sporting and entertainment precinct that also includes Olympic Park and Yarra Park. It is the home of the annual Australian Open tennis tournament, which is played each year in January and February. The venue was the home of the Melbourne Tigers basketball team, and can be adapted to host ice skating, musical performances, concerts, cycling and even swimming and motorsport events.

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