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.
View information on senior social club play, senior coaching programmes, Senior Interclub and interclub draws
View information on junior club play, junior coaching programmes, Junior Interclub and interclub draws
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
Check out the upcoming events calendar to find out what’s on at the club today
Whangaparaoa Men’s Chelsea Cup team
We are pleased to announce we have entered a Men’s Chelsea Cup team, and are grateful for the sponsorship of Jacqui Ironside and KGA Warkworth Ltd.
Chelsea Cup is Tennis Northern Region’s elite premier tennis interclub Competition (limited to 8 teams) in which national and international level players from all over New Zealand participate. Competition runs from 10 February to early April (consecutive weekly matches on a Friday night at 6.30pm) – complimenting Tennis Auckland’s Caro Bowl competition which is played before Christmas. Many players compete in both.
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.
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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.