He's back with a new show! Hugh Jackman's The Man. The Music. The Show. WORLD TOUR will reach Rod Laver Arena in August for SIX huge shows from Friday 16 August to Tuesday 27 August.


Show dates: Friday 16, Saturday 17, Sunday 18 & Tuesday 27 August

Tickets On-sale: Tickets are on-sale now via Ticketek Australia.

Start time: 2:00pm (Sat & Sun Matinees) and 8.00pm (Evening Sessions)

Guests should arrive at Rod Laver Arena at least an hour early, with Hugh coming on stage at the time printed on your ticket. Guests who do not allow enough time to enter the arena and pass security may miss parts of the show.

ParkingParking at Melbourne Park is sold out for all sessions except Tuesday 27 August. No drive up parking will be available on the day. We recommend guests pre-book into Le Garage on Flinders Street and catch the Route 70 Tram to Wattle Park from the Russel Street/Flinders Street tram stop to Rod Laver Arena, Stop 7B.

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

Conditions of entry: Backpacks of any size or type are not permitted into the venue. All other bags must be under 30x30cm. Guests should read and understand our conditions of entry prior to booking tickets or attending the event.

Notice re. Posters: Please note that posters and banners larger than A4 will not be permitted into the arena.


Superboxes: Rod Laver Arena has 31 Superboxes for hire on an event by event or year round basis, offering delicious in box catering. Please contact our Premier Events & Experiences team for more information.

Railyards Bistro & Bar: All aboard! Railyards Bistro & Bar is the perfect place to relax before the show with family and friends. Ride the new Grand Entrance escalator to level 3 and enjoy a delicious a-la-carte meal in the Bistro or a whistle-stop drink and snack at the Bar.

Bookings for all evening sessions are now open, with seating times at 5.30pm, 5.45pm and 6.00pm. Bookings can also be made for the matinees on Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 August for 11.30am, 11.45am and 12.00pm. Click HERE to book.

The Loft: Upgrade your concert experience at Rod Laver Arena's exclusive bar and lounge, The Loft. With only 100 tickets available per show, this is your private concert oasis with an extended drinks list and gourmet bar menu. The Loft has private bathrooms with direct access into the seating bowl, so you can come and go throughout the show.

The Loft will only be open for all shows, and tickets can be purchased via Ticketek Australia. Tickets are $49.95 and include two complimentary drinks.

Upper Deck: Perched high above Rod Laver Arena, with panoramic views of the MCG, AAMI Park and Richmond, our roof top bar Upper Deck offers a casual spot to grab a drink and a bite to eat before the show. Serving bar snacks and pizzas alongside an extended drinks list, join us from 5.30pm for all evening shows and get ready for a great night ahead!


Produced by TEG DAINTY the tour will see Jackman perform a new show with hit songs from The Greatest Showman, Les Misérables and more from Broadway and film, accompanied by a live orchestra.

Making a very special guest appearance on the Australian tour is actress and singer Keala Settle who will perform the Academy Award® nominated and Golden Globe Award winning song “This Is Me” from The Greatest Showman and more.

President and CEO of TEG DAINTY, Paul Dainty said today “I am thrilled that Hugh is bringing his world tour and new show home to Australian audiences.  Fans can expect to hear some of his greatest successes from stage and screen, including songs from The Greatest Showman, Les Misérables and other Broadway shows.”

The Grammy Award winning The Greatest Showman soundtrack has broken sales records the world over and earned the title of 2018’s best-selling album in the world.  The album has reached multi-platinum status in multiple countries including Australia, the UK and America.

Only tickets purchased from our official ticketing partner; Ticketek, are valid for this event. Tickets purchased through any other sources may not be valid and you may not be admitted into the show. For more information, please read our guide to avoiding ticket scams



Hugh Jackman

16, 17, 18, 27 August


Box Office - 11.00am

Outer Doors - 12.00pm

Inner Doors - 1.00pm

Show Start - 2.00pm

Show Concludes (approx.) - 4.30pm


Evening Sessions:

Box Office - 5.00pm

Outer Doors - 6.00pm

Inner Doors - 7.00pm

Show Start - 8.00pm

Show Concludes (approx.) - 10.30pm