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Daylesford Lawn Tennis Club has social and competitive programs for players of all ages and abilities. Please explore our tennis programs below or contact Daylesford Lawn Tennis Club directly and we will find a program to suit your level. 

Junior Tennis

Daylesford Lawn Tennis Club has a dedicated team of volunteer members and a coaching professional to assist in the development of beginner and junior players.  

Junior Tennis Competition 

9.30am – 12.00 Saturdays. Arrive by 9:15.

Hot Shots Beginner Program 

Grouped according to ages

9.45am – 10.15am Prep – Grade 2

10.15am – 10.45am Grade 3 – Grade 6

Please arrive at least 5 minutes before your session.

Dates 

Saturdays from mid-late October to mid April with a break for the summer school holidays. Start date for the 2019-20 season is Saturday October 26th (weather permitting).

 

Fee 

Membership required. Ball money $2. 

Junior Tennis Tournaments

Tennis Victoria host a range of junior tennis competitions. To find out about upcoming events please visit the Central Highlands website.

Senior Competition Tennis

Time

1.30pm - 5.00pm Saturday. 

Arrive between 1.00 and 1.15

 

Dates

Saturdays between mid-late October until mid April. Start date for the 2019-20 season is Saturday the 26th of Octoer (weather permitting)

 

Fee

No ball money for members, $15 non-members. Afternoon tea provided. 

 

How it Works

There are no teams.

Players that arrive on the day are allocated to graded sections depending on player numbers and skills. 

Each player plays 4 sets of doubles with 4 different partners.

Each player’s final score is games won/lost. 

The competition is subject to cancellation if the weather is bad 

The decision to play or not will usually be made by approx. noon on Saturdays. Information about cancellations due to rain or excessive heat will be made on our facebook page.

Contact

Greg Malcher 0419482230. 

Thursday Twilight Tennis

Time

6.00pm - 8.00pm Thursdays. 

Arrive between 5.30 and 6.00PM

 

Dates

Thursday between mid-late October and mid April with a break for summer school holidays. Start date for the 2019-20 season is Thursday 24th October for a hit up (weather permitting) and competition starting 31 October

 

Fee

Free for members, $10 non-members

 

How it works

Players join a team of 4 players with 1-2 reserve players. The teams are graded into 3 sections. Teams in the same section play each other. It is a doubles format and 3 sets of 8 games are played. The team that wins the most games is the winner.

 

The competition is subject to cancellation if the weather is bad.

The decision to play or not will usually be made by approx. 5pm on Thursday. Information about cancellations due to rain or excessive heat will be made on our facebook page and team leaders will be contacted by the co-ordinator. 

 

Contact 

Gerard Ingham drgingham@gmail.com

Gabe Kirby

Tuesday Twilight Tennis

Time

6.00pm - 8.00pm Tuesdays. 

Arrive between 5.30 and 6.00PM

 

Dates

Tuesdays between mid-late October and mid April with a break for summer school holidays

Fee

Free for members, $10 non-members

How it works

Currently we don't have a system or coordinator. If you would like to run a competition or regular event on Tesday night please let us know

Social Tennis

These sessions are primarily about fun and fitness with an aim to improve our tennis. 

All ability levels are welcome.

 

Time

Sunday morning 10:00am – 11:00am.

About

We would love to have as many people involved as possible and are also keen to look at running more sessions (for instance, Friday mornings and/or Saturday afternoons).

Near-new balls are provided as well as free short-term racquets for anyone who just wants to 'have a go'.

 

Contact

If the idea of fun, low-key and flexible tennis sessions appeals to you, please contact Haig

Haig: 0434 284 362 

sevenheavens@bigpond.com.au

Formal Tennis Coaching

Tennis professional and Life Member of the club, Brian Carr conducts formal tennis coaching for children and adults. Coaching occurs on a Friday afternoon during terms 1 &4. For further details about coaching, contact Brian directly on 5463 2378 or 0409 189 736. Brian also supplies racquets for children and adults as great prices and fitted to your individual needs. Racquet sales occur Friday after class at 6.00pm.