Welcome to the Whangaparaoa Tennis Club

Tennis Northern Club of the Year – 2014/15 and 2015/16

Situated in the heart of the Whangaparaoa Peninsula at Edith Hopper Park, the Whangaparaoa Tennis Club offers 6 artificial grass floodlit tennis courts, a fully equipped clubhouse with licenced bar and plenty of parking.

The club runs organised social club play year-round and organises inter-club teams at all levels for Seniors, Juniors (8-19yrs) and Mid-Week players in the Tennis Northern competition, during the summer tennis season (September – April). Our club coach runs programmes for all beginner players from the age of 4 through to 99. Club courts are available for limited public use at a cost of $5/hour per person, at times that the courts are not required for organised club play or by members of the club during casual play.

Senior

View information on senior social club play, senior coaching programmes, Senior Interclub and interclub draws

Junior

View information on junior club play, junior coaching programmes, Junior Interclub and interclub draws

Midweek

View information on midweek social club play,  Midweek Interclub and interclub draws

Interclub Draws – 2017 / 2018

Please click on the appropriate button below to view interclub teams, interclub draws and interclub results tables for the 2017 / 2018 season

What’s On

Check out the upcoming events calendar to find out what’s on at the club today

Court Resurfacing

The newly resurfaced tennis courts were officially unveiled before the start of the 2017 Annual General Meeting

Thanks to the NZ Community Trust, Hibiscus and Bays Local Board (Auckland Council), The Lion Foundation, Pelorus Trust & Constellation Communities Trust, who have provided generous assistance towards the resurfacing of our courts.

Club Patron, Larry Cross’s speech at the official opening of the newly resurfaced courts.

Tennis Northern Individual Awards – 2016 / 2017

Congratulations to the following club members who won the following Tennis Northern Sporting Excellence Awards for 2016 / 2017.

Outstanding Club Contribution Award

Adrienne Croad

Chelsea Cup Sportsmanship Award

Chester Espie

Congratulations also to our club members who were finalists in the following categories

Brendon Forbes: Finalist for Administrator of the Year

Ken McLeod: Finalist for Coach of the Year

Francee Thornton: Finalist for Volunteer of the Year

Whangaparaoa Tennis Club: Finalist for Club of the Year

Casual Membership

Join the Whangaparaoa Tennis Club on a casual basis for 3 months

Casual membership conditions:

  • Use of court facilities – priority on court use is given to tournaments, club events, club play, interclub, team practices & coaching.
  • Free participation in club play – Wednesday mornings from 9am (midweek) Wednesday evenings from 6.30pm & Sundays from 2.00pm.
  • Participation in club social events.
  • Use of club house when open.
  • Use of bar facilities during opening hours

Casual membership restricted to a maximum of 9 months.

  • Senior Casual
    $65per 3 months
    • Open to all ages
    • Club Play
    • Clubhouse / Bar
    • 3 month membership
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Our History and Constitution

The Whangaparaoa Tennis Club has a rich history, dating back to the early 1950’s.

Many thanks to the following individuals who so graciously gave up their time and contributed to documenting the club history – Don McIntyre, Larry Cross, Tuku Graham, Colin Bickerstaff, Dave Eastwood, Silverdale & Districts Historical Society Inc., Tennis Northern, Whangaparaoa Library, Tony Weber, Bryan Barrett, and Brendon Forbes.

Interclub Grade Winners – 2016 / 2017

Congratulations to the Whangaparaoa Midweek Ladies Doubles A2 Team who won their grade in the 2016 / 2017 North Shore Ladies Interclub Competition

North Shore Ladies A2 Doubles Champions 2016 / 2017

(L to R): Elaine JordanNatasha Kalachova, Jennifer Simone, Karen Shields, Lorraine Bretnall

Whangaparaoa Tennis Club Membership Fees for 2017 / 2018

  • Senior
    $295yearly
    • 25 years and over
    • Club Play
    • Club Champs
    • Interclub
    • Clubhouse / Bar
  • Intermediate
    $100yearly
    • 19 to 24 years
    • Club Play
    • Club Champs
    • Interclub
    • Clubhouse / Bar
  • Senior Casual
    $65per 3 months
    • Open to all ages
    • Club Play
    • Clubhouse / Bar
    • 3 month membership
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  • Midweek Social
    $140yearly
    • Open to all ages
    • Midweek social play only
    • Clubhouse / Bar
    • NEW members can play interclub for extra $25
  • Hot Shots & Teen Tennis
    $155yearly
    • 4 to 18 years
    • Midweek & Saturday coaching
    • Club Champs
    • Free Court Use
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  • Junior Interclub
    $170yearly
    • 8 to 18 years
    • Interclub
    • Team Coaching
    • Club Champs
    • Free Court Use
  • Senior Associate
    $50yearly
    • Non Playing
    • Club House / Bar
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