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 2016 / 2017

Please click on the appropriate button below to view interclub teams, interclub draws and interclub results tables for the 2016 / 2017 season

What’s On

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

Tennis Northern Club of the Year – 2015 / 2016

For the second year in a row, the Whangaparaoa Tennis Club was announced as the Tennis Northern Club of the Year for 2015 / 2016 at the annual Tennis Northern Awards Evening held on Wednesday 25th May, 2016

Congratulations to the 2015 / 2016  Executive Committee and everyone at the club, for this notable achievement.

Tennis Northern Individual Awards – 2015 / 2016

Congratulations to the following club members who won the following Tennis Northern Sporting Excellence Awards for 2015 / 2016.

Club Administrator
of the Year

Brendon Forbes

Club Volunteer
of the Year

Adrienne Croad

Club Coach
of the Year

Ken McLeod

Senior Player
of the Year

Margaret Burgess

Casual Membership – $65 for 3 months

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
    •  

History of the Whangaparaoa Tennis Club

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 – 2015 / 2016

Congratulations to the following Whangaparaoa Interclub Teams who each won their grade in their respective 2015 / 2016 interclub competitions

Whangaparaoa M3

Tennis Northern 4th Grade Mens Singles Champions 2015 / 2016

(L to R): Hamish Harper, Keri Lyness, Simon Yock, Steve Higgins, Steven Lay

Whangaparaoa A1

North Shore Ladies A1 Doubles Champions 2015 / 2016

(L to R): Karlene Coghlan, Debbie Martin, Therese Morpeth, Julie Moodie, Natasha Kalachova

Absent: Rita Paczian, Lorraine Bretnall (Reserve)

Whangaparaoa B2

North Shore Ladies B2 Doubles Champions 2015 / 2016

(L to R): Bernadette Jeffs, Hilary Gibson

Absent: Louise Couper, Sophie Harper, Rong Mann, Francee Thornton (Reserve) Ali McCowan (Reserve)

Whangaparaoa Tennis Club Membership Fees for 2015 / 2016

  • Hot Shots & Teen Tennis
    $155yearly
    • 4 to 18 years
    • Midweek & Saturday coaching
    • Club Champs
    • Free Court Use
    •  
  • Senior
    $295yearly
    • 25 years and over
    • Club Play
    • Club Champs
    • Interclub
    • Clubhouse / Bar
  • Senior Casual
    $65per 3 months
    • Open to all ages
    • Club Play
    • Clubhouse / Bar
    • 3 month membership
    •  
  • Midweek Social
    $140yearly
    • Open to all ages
    • Midweek social play only
    • Clubhouse / Bar
    • NEW members can play interclub for extra $25

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