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What is Places to Play?

The Places to Play team is responsible for ensuring the ACT community has access to a wide range of tennis venues and quality services.

The teams main objective is to create more inviting and quality places to play tennis through:

  • Partnering with Local Government Authorities and other stakeholders
  • Investing in tennis facilities
  • Ensuring venues have best management practices by implementing objective measures
  • Partnering with regional facilities for improvement

Tennis ACT works in consultation with the Tennis Australia Places to Play team to assist Clubs, Associations and Court Operators with matters such as leases, facility development, council’s tennis strategy and grants.

If you wish to find out more information, please contact the Participation Manager, Lenka Greenhalgh on [email protected] or (02) 6160 7800.

National Strategy

After many months of consultation and research, Tennis Australia and Tennis ACT are pleased to introduce the Tennis 2020: Facility Development and Management Framework for Australian tennis.

The framework outlines Tennis Australia’s vision and approach to nurturing and advancing the prospects of tennis and its facilities in partnership with our state and territory Member Associations, Clubs, Government and other stakeholders.

The future foundation for Australian Tennis:

  • Better planning, better strategies
  • More and better national infrastructure
  • Better management practises

The results:

  • More active players
  • More great champions
  • More devoted fans
  • Healthier communities

> Download the Tennis 2020: Facility Development and Management Framework for Australian Tennis