The 2001 Thalgo Australian Women's Hardcourts was a tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts at the Hope Island Resort Tennis Centre in Hope Island, Queensland in Australia and was part of Tier III of the 2001 WTA Tour. The tournament ran from 31 December 2000 through 6 January 2001.
Justine Henin defeated Silvia Farina Elia 7–6(7–5), 6–4
- It was Henin's 1st title of the year and the 2nd of her career.
Giulia Casoni / Janette Husárová defeated Katie Schlukebir / Meghann Shaughnessy 7–6(11–9), 7–5
- It was Casoni's only title of the year and the 2nd of her career. It was Husárová's 1st title of the year and the 6th of her career.
- Rankings are as of 25 December 2000.
The following players received wildcards into the singles main draw:
The following players received entry from the qualifying draw:
Coordinates: 27°52′18″S 153°21′01″E / 27.8717°S 153.3504°E