Welcome to the South Hawthorn Tennis Club website.  Our tennis club lies amidst the parklands and sportsfields of Anderson Park in Hawthorn East and our aim is to provide a friendly and fun place to play tennis. We're a community oriented club with over 550 members from the local area and nearby. It's a great place to meet your neighbours and have some fun. We offer fantastic facilities for tennis players of all standards. Whether it's a social hit or competition play, we offer you the opportunity to get involved. For families we have a special Family Membership and our resident coaches can provide lessons from beginners to adults at times to suit you.

Please enjoy browsing through our website and if you require further information, we'd love to hear from you. Please contact us on
info@southhawthorntennisclub.com and we look forward to seeing you around the club.

Club Championships 2016

Entries are now open for mens and women club championships.
Enter by emailing John Best at jqb2@bigpond.com
Entries close on 12th June.
Draws and timing will be sent the following week.
No excuses enter now!!

Latest News

  • Junior comp finals Congratulations to our girls from the top section GSD1 who were runners up in the 2016 Summer season.
    Posted 11 Apr 2016, 21:39 by Junior Convenor
  • Men's Final The Men's singles final for the Neil Maher Trophy was held last night between Felix Best and Trystan Martin.Felix played some great tennis to hold off Trystan in a quality final.
    Posted 7 Mar 2016, 22:59 by Junior Convenor
  • Junior Competition Entries are now open for the winter season of Junior competition.For enquiries please email Dylan Edgley at juniorconvenor@southhawthorntennisclub.com 
    Posted 25 Feb 2016, 19:20 by Junior Convenor
  • 2015 Doubles Champs The Final of the 2015 Keith Young Trophy was played last week, with Trystan Martin and Rod Bernabe winning a close fought contest.Trystan and Rod beat Felix and John Best 6-3, 7-5.The 2015 Singles finals are still underway with Felix Best in the final awaiting the winner of Paul Katz and Trystan Martin.As soon as the final is over we will call for entries in the 2016 event.
    Posted 25 Feb 2016, 18:48 by Junior Convenor
  • Coaches Conference 2016 Just before the Australian Open each year, Tennis Australia runs a four day Coaches Conference at Melbourne Park.This year as usual Sue Davey and Dylan Edgley attended.Brad Tuckerman also spent four days at the conference keeping up with changes in the science and practical aspects of coaching.John Best also attended for a day.All our coaches work hard to make their programs the best they can be.See the coaches tips section for some more info from the conference.
    Posted 19 Jan 2016, 21:55 by Junior Convenor
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Cardio Tennis at South Hawthorn. 
Club Coach Dylan Edgley has places available for his Cardio Tennis classes. Watch Dylan's fantastic video to see what it's all about.
Seems like a no brainer to us. Why do boxing at boot camp when you can get the same fitness and improve your tennis at the same time?

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Simple volley tip in this video from www.elitetennistraining.com 
Cynthia Doerner's son Scott has made the US his home and is teaching tennis to the stars.
 Have a look at this great video from Scott's website.

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Let's go down to the Tennis Courts.

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