Best Tennis Lessons for Kids in Sydney
Looking for an *ace* activity your kids will *love*? Why not *set* them up with some tennis lessons!
No, but seriously, tennis is a great activity for kids to get involved with—it’s non-contact, teaches a lot about fair play and sportsmanship, builds self-confidence and discipline and is heaps of fun to boot! Luckily for all of us Sydneysiders—there are some great tennis lessons for kids throughout the city and suburbs, so here's our round-up of the best.
1. Southend Tennis
Southend Tennis Centre offers a complete range of tennis lessons for kids and adults including professional coaching and public court hire, all conveniently located in South Strathfield.
The coaching staff at Southend Tennis Centre have player and coach experience on a national and international level. They are dedicated to giving their players the best opportunity to reach their goals and to fulfil their potential.
The Junior tennis programs for girls and boys from 4 to 18 years of age caters for players of all standards. The program is aligned with Tennis Australia’s ANZ Hot Shots philosophy of 'Learning through Play' where children use modified courts and balls to develop their skills faster. There are also heaps of activities and programs available during school holidays, offering kids a great way to improve tennis skills while making new friends along the way.
2. Croydon Tennis Centre
Croydon Tennis Centre has been providing a wide range of tennis activities since 1958! Croydon Tennis Centre have four synthetic grass tennis courts for hire and consistently deliver some of the highest quality professional tennis coachings in Sydney.
They offer tennis activities for everyone, whether you are a beginner or advanced player. At Croydon Tennis centre, the team works hard to keep tennis affordable and accessible for all ages and levels of ability. You can hire grass tennis courts, join ANZ Tennis Hots Shots for young children, and the development squads for developing young players.
At Croydon Tennis Centre, the school holiday programs and activities include Tennis Camps, Multisport & Fitness Camps including Swimming, catering for kids from the age of 3 and up.
3. Love'n Deuce
Love’n Deuce offers a variety of dynamic tennis lessons for kids aged 5-17 years as well as adults on Sydney’s North Shore, catering for all skill levels. Professional, experienced and friendly coaches, excellent facilities and a fun-filled environment makes learning and playing tennis at Love'n Duce a great experience.
Love'n Duce are official operators of Tennis Australia’s ANZ Hot Shots program and their tennis lessons for kids run morning and afternoon during the school term. There are tennis camps during school holidays and private lessons are available too! Free trial classes are also on offer!
Visit Love'n Duce for more information.
4. Inspire Tennis, Northern Beaches
Inspire Tennis is Sydney’s leading professional tennis coaching group located throughout the North Shore and Northern Beaches of Sydney. They have tennis club venues at Killara, Roseville, St Ives, Terrey Hills, Longueville, Lane Cove West, Lane Cove, Lindfield, Gordon, Pymble, Wahroonga, Turramurra and North Turramurra.
Inspire Tennis partners with Tennis NSW and Tennis Australia to offer high-quality and affordable tennis lessons for kids of all ages and standards, and they provide junior tennis coaching including the ANZ Tennis Hot Shots program, kids school holiday camps, kids tennis lessons, kids tennis competitions and a whole lot more.
Visit Inspire Tennis for more information.
5. Eastern Suburbs Tennis Club
Located just a stone's throw away from Coogee Beach, Eastern Suburbs Tennis Club offers a range of tennis lessons for kids aimed at fostering a love for tennis among children, and there’s something for all skill levels and abilities. Their Junior Coaching Program runs throughout school terms on weekday afternoons and Saturday mornings with the aim of motivating and improving each individual's skill and understanding of the game of tennis using modified balls and equipment.
Visit Eastern Suburbs Tennis Club for their full range of tennis programs.
6. Parklands Sports Centre Tennis
Situated in the heart of Moore Park, Centennial Parklands Sports Centre offers private and group tennis lessons for kids aged 4-14 with qualified coaches. The experienced coaching team will work with your children to build their skills, improve their game and maximise their love for tennis.
Check out Centennial Parklands Sports Centre tennis programs via the website.
7. Tennis World at Sydney Olympic Park
Located at Sydney Olympic Park, Tennis World Sydney boasts a great team of coaches who provide a fantastic range of tennis lessons for kids, beginners and experts. Their ANZ Tennis Hot Shots lessons are designed to help every child - no matter their age or ability - jump in and start playing tennis!
If they’re too old for Tennis Hot Shots, Tennis World’s junior coaching option is for players aged 10 to 17 where - under the expert tutelage of Tennis World coaches - your young tennis player is bound to improve their skills, strengthen their mental game and learn all the facets of match play.
Visit the Tennis World Sydney website for tennis lessons for kids in Sydney.
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