What time does the Formula 1® Rolex Australian Grand Prix start in Australia?

The F1® season begins with the Formula 1® Rolex Australian Grand Prix 2020 at the Albert Park Grand Prix Circuit in Melbourne this weekend.

Australian television audiences can watch every F1® practice session, qualifying session and race live in HD on Fox Sports in 2020.

On free-to-air TV in Australia, 10 and 10 HD will show race day live from 10.00am on Sunday 15 March.

Here is everything you need to know, including the start time and race info, for the 2020 AusGP.

When is the Formula 1® Rolex Australian Grand Prix?

The first race of the 2020 F1® season takes place on Sunday 15 March.

Practice begins on Friday 13 March with FP1 and FP2, followed by FP3 and qualifying on Saturday 14 March.

What time does the Formula 1® Rolex Australian Grand Prix start?

The 2020 AusGP starts at 4:10pm local time on Sunday 15 March.

The AEDT for each session in Melbourne is as follows:

  • Practice 1: Friday 12:30pm-1:30pm AEDT
  • Practice 2: Friday 4:00pm-5:30pm AEDT
  • Practice 3: Saturday 2:00pm-3:00pm AEDT
  • Qualifying: Saturday 5:00pm-6:00pm AEDT
  • Race: Sunday 4:10pm-6:10pm AEDT
Where is the Formula 1® Rolex Australian Grand Prix held and how many laps is it?

The race takes place at the Albert Park Grand Prix Circuit in Melbourne.

Drivers will race 57 laps covering a total distance of 308.238 kilometres.

What TV channel is the Formula 1® Rolex Australian Grand Prix on in Australia?

All live television coverage in Australia is on Fox Sports, which is exclusively available via Foxtel.

For free-to-air viewers, 10 and 10 HD will show race day live from 10.00am on Sunday 15 March.

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