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Melba Tennis Club

Affiliate of Tennis ACT   

Melba Tennis Club Christmas Party and 101 Tournament
(Sunday 11th December, 2106)

Come along and join in the fun!

101 Tennis is free and members/non-members can organise a team with family members or we can find you a team. IT IS LOTS of FUN.

The 101 starts at 2pm and runs till about 6pm. Lots of prizes. Contact Henry Baumeister on 0411 056 099 to put your names down.

  • Where:            Melba Tennis Club
  • When :            Sunday 11th December Time: 2pm onwards
  • Cost :              Adult $12, Junior $7 (under 19yrs), Family $35
Entry fee: Provides each person with Christmas Dinner - chicken, ham and BBQ (steak and sausage), variety of salads and dessert.

BBQ from 5:30 - may be earlier if there are hungry children who need to eat before this time.

BYO wine and beer etc, wine glasses and chair. (There is seating, but some additional chairs may be needed).
Beer and soft drink will be available at reasonable cost.

There will be a raffle on the day with lots of great prizes.

Courts will be available for social tennis till if you'd like a hit bring your racket!

**** Please reply to or 0414 460 308 by Tuesday 6th December if you and your family are attending the BBQ.

About the Club

The Melba Tennis Club is a well established family oriented club that has been serving the community of Northern Canberra since September 1976. We are an 8 court complex consisting of 7 synthetic grass courts and a classic clay court, 4 Hot Shots courts (courts specifically for young children) and a club house.

We are located at the end of Brownlee Place, Melba, next to the Melba District Oval. See map of club location.

Hiring a Court

The club facilities may be utilised by members of the club, their guests as well as the general public wishing to hire a court.

For information about hiring a court or to check court availability, see court hire and availability.

Tennis Coaching

The club has a comprehensive tennis coaching program which includes an advanced junior development program as well as individual and group lessons available for adults who wish to improve their stroke technique as well as other aspects of their game.

For further information, see coaching and junior development programs.

Cardio Tennis

Cardio Tennis is a new high-energy way to enjoy tennis. Burn calories, increase your fitness and improve your tennis at the same time with this fun-filled group workout.

For information and class times, contact Owen on 0407 456 293 or email

Club Membership

The Melba Tennis Club encourages all members of the ACT community who are interested in utilising the courts and facilities to become financial members of the club. Members do not pay court hire fees, excluding light hire, and are entitled to use the courts, clubhouse and facilities at any time.

We actively promote intra-club activities to encourage members to socialise and form a network of contacts within the club. In essence our goal is to actively promote a sense of community within our members.

For information about becoming a member (or renewing your membership) and details of membership fees, see membership and fees

Playing Pennant

Playing Pennant provides a great opportunity for people to test their tennis skills in a competitive but social environment as well as a means of meeting other people who enjoy the sport of tennis.

For more details, see playing pennant.

Social Tennis

Mixed Social

Come along Wednesday nights 7.30-9.30pm for a night of fun and fitness with mixed social tennis. Members and non-members both welcome. Enjoy coffee and biscuits afterwards.

Contact Alan on 6259 5562 or Jenny on 6154 0230.

Ladies Social

Thursday ladies social has continued to provide members and guests with a fun social outlet as well as some good sets of tennis. We welcome all standards and all ages. So come along on Thursdays from 9.00-11.00am in summer (ie daylight saving) or 9.30-11.30am in winter.

For further information contact Anna on 6251 4462 or Jenny on 6154 0230

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