Parkes Tennis news | Bendigo Open tournament

Well Done: Chelsea McGrath and Abbey Kennedy after winning the Bendigo Open Doubles.

Well Done: Chelsea McGrath and Abbey Kennedy after winning the Bendigo Open Doubles.

Friday night provided another opportunity for families to come together and enjoy the facilities.

With smaller numbers on hand after the success of the Pink Up Parkes event, families enjoyed the social play as well as some fun activities and a barbeque dinner.

The next Family Social event will be Friday, November 15.

Practising for the Red Ball Racquet Taps Competition at the Family Social Night Friday 6pm-8.30pm. $10pp or $20 for the family. Includes bbq tea. BYO drinks. All welcome

Junior competition

Junior comp is going well with all participants enjoying their matches.

Parents are doing a great job re scheduling matches where necessary.

Round 4 will be played this afternoon.

Bendigo Tournament

Abbey Kennedy travelled down to the Bendigo Open tournament on the weekend and was successful in winning the 16 and under doubles with partner Chelsea McGrath from Albury.

Abbey also made the semi finals of the 16 and under girls singles.

Nepean AMT

Jake Magill has been trying to increase his training load as he heads into a string of tournament play after completing his HSC.

Jake travels to Penrith today to compete in the $10k AMT event at Nepean for the next few days.

Jake will have to come through qualifying with a hot field in attendance.


The ANZHotshots program has over 200 girls and boys participating this term.

All the juniors are enjoying their learning with this weeks program including backhands for the red ball players while the Orange and Green ballers will be challenged with serving drills.

Book-A-Court is here!

No more having to collect and return a key to the corner store when you want to play.

An online court booking and payment platform that connects with pin pad technology on the gates on Courts 7-12 for day and night time usage.

Thank you: Pack-up time.

Thank you: Pack-up time.