There is nothing like catching a few of your favourite games while sipping a cold one while you are travelling through Australia. Here are some annual international sporting events held in Australia that you should not miss out on.

Paralympic Athletics

The event is known as the OZ Day 10K Wheelchair Road Race. The event is held on an annual basis on 26th January in Sydney.

Tennis Events in Australia

There are five annual tennis events in Australia, but the most prominent and most popular one of them all is the Australian Tennis Open held in Melbourne. Scheduled to be held during the last fortnight of every January, the Australian Open attracts many professional players and enthusiastic fans of tennis from all over the world. If you are planning to catch the tournament make sure that you book your Australian Open 2018 Tickets beforehand to avoid any hassle.

The other tennis events are Sydney International, Brisbane International, Hobart International and Hopman Cup. These events are held in Sydney, Brisbane, Tasmania and Perth respectively. As Australia is famous for its prestigious name in tennis, these cities often get crowded with tennis fans from all over the world especially during the month of January.

Sailing Events in the Land Down Under

One of the most famous international sailing events that are held annually in Australia is the Sydney to Hobart Yacht race. Held in Sydney/Hobart, Tasmania, the event is scheduled to be held in every December.

Cycling Events Not To Miss Out On

This is great news for cycling fans. Welcoming many professional cyclists from all over the world, the Tour Down Under is held in South Australia in the month of January. The cyclists ride through the tropical terrain of Australia while the enthusiastic fans cheer their favourite cyclists on.

Equestrian Events Held Annually In Australia

There is only one Equestrian event held in Australia on an annual basis that invites many fans all over the continent and even the world. Named the Australian International Three Day Event, this event is held in Adelaide, South Australia in the month of November.

Exclusively For the Rugby Fans

There are three major events that attract Rugby fans to Australia from all over the world. They are namely the Sevens World Series, The Rugby Championship which was formerly known as Tri Nations and the Bledisloe Cup. The popular Seven World Series is held in various cities and the dates of the event is variable. However The Rugby Championship and the Bledisloe Cup is held during the months of July and August in various cities across the nation.

Surfing Events in Australia

What is visiting Australia and not catching up a few surfing events? The Bells Beach Surf Classic surfing event is held in Bells Beach, Victoria every April. It attracts all the professional surfers who display their skills on the barrelling waves around Australia.

Formula One Event

Here is another event fans of Formula One events held across the world would love. The Australian Grand Prix is held every year on October in Phillip Island, Victoria.