Melbourne Esports Open™ returns to Melbourne and Olympic Parks on 31 August and 1 September this year! Extended to include Melbourne Arena, this year’s event will be headlined by the League of Legends OPL Final and the Overwatch Contenders Australia Finals, bolstered by top notch 5v5 and Battle Royale action.


Event dates: Saturday 31 August & Sunday 1 September

Tickets: Available now via Ticketek Australia

Timings: For a full list of tournament events please visit the Melbourne E-Sports Open schedule page here.

Conditions of entry: Guests should read and understand our conditions of entry prior to booking tickets and attending the event. Please note that the below exceptions will be in place for this special event to accommodate the needs of Melbourne E-Sports Open patrons.

  • Backpacks will be permitted inside our venues after submitting to a bag check prior to entry
  • Gaming controllers, including fighting game pads are permitted
  • Laptops, iPads, Tablets etc are permitted
  • All cameras are permitted - no tripods are permitted, nor selfie sticks. Staff will be asked to enforce no flash photography

ParkingParking at Melbourne Park is limited and should be pre-booked

Public transport: Margaret Court Arena is accessible by tram, train and bus. The arena is walking distance from Richmond Station and Flinders Street Station

Please note that there will be significant disruptions on Northern, Western & City Loop train lines from 9:00pm Friday 30 August to early morning on Monday 2 September, with Public Transport Victoria to undertake around-the-clock upgrades to large parts of the Melbourne rail network.

Trams and extra buses will be deployed to keep Victorians moving while these works go ahead, but delays are to be expected so please allow extra time when travelling to and from our venues via these networks.


The weekend will be Australia’s biggest celebration of all things esports with competitive open tournaments, cosplay fanfare, influencer meet and greets and of course, the return of the JB HiFi Game On Zone!



Melbourne Esports Open

Saturday 31 August & Sunday 1 September

Box Office: 8:30am

Turnstiles: 9:00am