|1996 Australian Open|
|Date||15–28 January 1996|
|Category||Grand Slam (ITF)|
|Surface||Hardcourt (Rebound Ace)|
|Stefan Edberg / Petr Korda|
|Chanda Rubin / Arantxa Sánchez Vicario|
|Larisa Neiland / Mark Woodforde|
|Daniele Bracciali / Jocelyn Robichaud|
|Michaela Pastiková / Jitka Schönfeldová|
The 1996 Australian Open was a tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts at Melbourne Park in Melbourne in Victoria in Australia. It was the 84th edition of the Australian Open and was held from 15 through 28 January 1996.
- It was Becker's 6th and last career Grand Slam title and his 2nd Australian Open title.
- It was Seles' 9th and last career Grand Slam title and her 4th Australian Open title.
- It was Edberg's 9th and last career Grand Slam title and his 4th Australian Open title. It was Korda's 1st career Grand Slam title and his 1st Australian Open title.
- It was Rubin's only career Grand Slam title. It was Sánchez Vicario's 12th career Grand Slam title and her 4th and last Australian Open title.
- It was Neiland's 6th and last career Grand Slam title and her 2nd Australian Open title. It was Woodforde's 11th career Grand Slam title and his 3rd Australian Open title.
Björn Rehnquist defeated Mathias Hellstrom 2–6, 6–2, 7–5