Barry Humphries enjoys ice-cream as he attends the Australian Open with Shane ...

Barry Humphries tempted fate on Day 14 of the Australian Open on Sunday, when he indulged in a precarious desert.  

Enjoying a day out at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, the 85-year-old entertainment legend tucked into a chocolate-coated ice-cream, leaving his crisp white suit in danger of staining.   

Barry appeared concentrated on downing the delicious treat as he sat beside his wife Lizzie Spender, 70. 

Dangerously delicious! Barry Humphries, 85, enjoyed a chocolate coated ice-cream, leaving his crisp white suit in danger of staining, as he attended the Australian Open in Melbourne on Sunday. He is pictured alongside his wife Lizzie Spender, 70 (right)

Dangerously delicious! Barry Humphries, 85, enjoyed a chocolate coated ice-cream, leaving his crisp white suit in danger of staining, as he attended the Australian Open in Melbourne on Sunday. He is pictured alongside his wife Lizzie Spender, 70 (right) 

The men's singles final between Serbia's Novak Djokovic and Austria's Dominic Thiem meanwhile, went on below.  

The snack went off without a hitch and the suit, which the comedian wore with a white shirt and sky-blue, polka dot tie, remained pristine. 

A pair of black rimmed, round glasses completed the look, while wife Lizzie looked elegant in a striped red jacket and oversize pearls. 

On trend! The snack went off without a hitch and the suit, which the comedian wore with a white shirt and sky-blue, polka dot tie, remained pristine, while wife Lizzie looked elegant in a striped red jacket and oversize pearls

On trend! The snack went off without a hitch and the suit, which the comedian wore with a white shirt and sky-blue, polka dot tie, remained pristine, while wife Lizzie looked elegant in a striped red jacket and oversize pearls

Star turns: Also in the crowd on the day was Shane Warne, 50, (pictured) who showed off his new haircut while clapping for the players

Star turns: Also in the crowd on the day was Shane Warne, 50, (pictured) who showed off his new haircut while clapping for the players

Busy man! Anthony Mundine, 44, (left) meanwhile had his attention diverted from the game by what looked like a lively phone call

Busy man! Anthony Mundine, 44, (left) meanwhile had his attention diverted from the game by what looked like a lively phone call

Also in the crowd on the day was Shane Warne, 50, who showed off his new haircut while clapping for the players.  

Anthony Mundine, 44, meanwhile had his attention diverted from the game by what looked like a

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