How to watch Wimbledon in Australia

Wimbledon is one of the most prestigious and popular tennis tournaments in the world, owing to its rich history, tradition, and unique atmosphere, which captivates both players and fans alike.

The 2023 Wimbledon Championships promises to be an exciting and highly anticipated event in the world of tennis as Novak Djokovic and Elena Rybakina look to defend the titles they won in 2022.

This article will look at some of the options Australians have if they want to watch the tournament live in 2023.

How to watch Wimbledon in Australia

When does Wimbledon 2023 start?

Wimbledon 2023 will be held from the 3rd to the 16th of July 2023, with play kicking off in the first week at 11 am local time (8 pm AEST) on the outside courts (2-18), court 1 at 1 pm (10 pm AEST), and center court at 1:30 pm (10:30 pm AEST).

How to watch Wimbledon in Australia in 2023

The 2023 Championships will be available to watch on the Nine Network, which is a commercial free-to-air television network in Australia.

Select matches will be available on Nine’s Channel 9 and Gem9 tv channels, but if you want access to every match, then you will need to subscribe to Nine’s Stan Sport package.

If you want to stream matches live and on-demand on your tablet, laptop, or PC then you will also have the option of using Nine’s 9NOW or Stan Sport apps.

Another option you can use is to sign up for a paid VPN service, which will allow you to access the BBC’s coverage of the championships.

2023 Wimbledon Schedule

Monday, 3rd Jul 20231st round
Tuesday, 4th Jul 20231st round
Wednesday, 5th Jul 20232nd round
Thursday, 6th Jul 20232nd round
Friday, 7th Jul 20233rd round
Saturday, 8th Jul 20233rd round
Sunday, 9th July 2023Round of 16
Monday, 10th July 2023Round of 16
Tuesday, 11th July 2023Quarterfinals
Wednesday, 12th July 2023Quarterfinals
Thursday, 13th July 2023Ladies’ Semifinals
Friday, 14th July 2023Gentlemen’s Semifinals
Saturday, 15th July 2023Ladies’ final
Sunday, 16th July 2023Gentlemen’s final


What channel is Wimbledon 2023 on in Australia?

You will be able to watch a select number of matches on channel 9 and Gem9 tv channels, with the remaining matches being available through a Stan Sport subscription.

Can I watch matches live online?

Yes, you can watch matches live online with the 9NOW and Stan Sport apps.

NB: I have also created guides on how to watch Wimbledon in Ireland and the US.