World number one Novak Djokovic will kick off his Australian Open title defence with a first-round match against 108th-ranked Italian Paolo Lorenzo.
Second-ranked Rafael Nadal, the 2009 champion, will have to wait until the weekend to find out his first-round opponent after drawing a qualifier.
World number three Roger Federer, whose last Grand Slam win was at Melbourne Park in 2010,has also drawn a qualifier.
Fourth seed Andy Murray, bidding for a maiden Grand Slam and to end Britain's long wait for a men's winner in the majors, has drawn 84th-rankedAmerican Ryan Harrison.
Former US Open champion Juan Martin del Potro faces 87th-rankedFrenchman Adrian Mannarino in the first round.