PLEASE BE ADVISED, THE NEW DATES OF THE GRAND PRIX ARE 23-26 MARCH 2017*
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Of all of the events held in Melbourne, the Australian Grand Prix is one of the largest and most popular. People from all over the world come here to watch the Grand Prix, with this event certainly increasing visitors to Melbourne and showcasing what the beautiful city has to offer.
In addition to the enthusiastic Australian fan base, a number of international F1 fans come to Melbourne to witness this motorsport event. This popular event is held at the Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit at Albert Park; located only a few kilometres from the heart of the Melbourne CBD.
Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix 2017, Melbourne F1 Dates & Schedule
The Australian Grand Prix event is the premier motorsport event in Australia, welcoming many talented drivers from all over the world. World champions and many enthusiastic drivers come here to test their skills on the Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit.
There are a huge range of special events scheduled throughout the Grand Prix including live music entertainment and kids activities.
The final rounds of the championship are often the most popular; therefore, during the last days of the event, the crowds in Melbourne swell to tens of thousands. For this reason, visitors should book their flights and accommodations as early as possible to avoid disappointment.
Notable drivers and winners in the past have included famous German driver Michael Schumacher and Aussie driver Lex Davison, who have both won four times. French driver Alain Prost is the only driver who won both the Australian and World championship at the same time.
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