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2019 World Open and World Billiards Championship


Dates:

  • Sun 6 Oct - Mon 7 Oct 2019 (World Open) 
  • Tue 8 Oct - Sat 12 Oct 2019 (World Billiards Championship)

Venue: Billiards Room, City Club

Costs:

  • $60 for premium reserved seat ($30 for Club members, $40 for Service/ABSC members)
  • $30 for standard reserved seat ($15 for Club members, $20 for Service/ABSC members)
  • $250 for gold season pass, which includes:
    1. Premium reserved seat for every session of the World Open and the World Championship
    2. World Billiards Championship souvenir program
    3. Entry to closing ceremony functions after both the World Open and the World Championship

The historic and prestigious World Billiards Championship, first contested in 1870, was last played in Melbourne in 1934, when Australian billiards legend Walter Lindrum defended his title against England’s Joe Davis. 85 years later, the Championship will be played in Australia for only the third time. 

For more information about the championship, visit billiardschampionship.com

Limited number of early-release tickets for the 2019 World Billiards Championship, including the World Open, will be on sale from July 1. Both premium and standard reserved seatings are available in this release.

As RACV Club, RACV Service and Australian Billiards & Snooker Council (ABSC) members, enjoy exclusive discounts* on these early-release tickets.

The tickets can be used for the following sessions:

World Open

Semi-final

Date: Mon 7 Oct 2019
Time: 3 - 4.30pm

Final

Date: Mon 7 Oct 2019 
Time: 6 - 7.30pm

World Championship

Semi-final, session 1

Date: Fri 11 Oct 2019
Time: 1.30 - 5.50pm

Semi-final, session 2

Date: Fri 11 Oct 2019
Time: 6.10 - 10.30pm

Final, session 1

Date: Sat 12 Oct 2019
Time: 12.30 - 2.30pm

Final, session 2

Date: Sat 12 Oct 2019
Time: 4 - 6pm

Final, session 3

Date: Sat 12 Oct 2019
Time: 7.30 - 8.30pm

*Terms and conditions apply. You must hold a valid membership with either RACV Club, RACV or Australian Billiards & Snooker Council or affiliated State and Territory Associations to take advantage of the discounts on offer.