Ph:(03) 9787 0265
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3 Rosserdale Crescent, Mt Eliza, Victoria 3930



Tennis is a vibrant part of the Ranelagh Club. Our tennis cabana and six floodlit mod grass courts, allow continuous play from day through to late evening all year round. The tennis courts at the club are available for all members to use.


There are active ladies, mens, mixed and junior tournaments that compete all year around. However, if you would like to meet some new people, play some tennis, without the pressure of competition, come along to the Monday and Thursday morning social games and enjoy a hit in a friendly and relaxed environment.





Tennis Coaching


Ranelagh Tennis Club...bringing tennis to YOU!


Our Club Coach, Diana Bovea is available for private or group lessons, adults and children.  There are kids tennis camps running throughout the year during school holidays and all programmes are tailored to suit the individual.


The club is regarded as a great place for keen young players to develop their skills and talent.



using modified equipment, this level is to introduce technique with an emphasis on fun



developing technique with introduction to strategy for more serious match play



focus on growing fitness, mental conditioning and fine tuning technique to bring match play to competition level


Our Club Coach is available for lessons and coaching at the following times:-


  • Monday and Friday 8.00am-9.30pm
  • Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 8.00am - 7.30pm
  • Saturday from 12.30pm
  • Private and semi-private lessons are also available on request.

To discuss your tennis needs further or to book a lesson please contact

Diana Bovea on 0414 318 941 or email



School Holiday Programs


School holiday programs run every school holidays and are great value packed days for children of all ages, standards and goals.  Book in for all 3 days or just one, choosing a morning or afternoon session that suits your availability.


Our Coach makes these days fun, action packed and well worth the investment.  So many children stop their sport during the school holidays, then when they resume the term they have forgotton things.  Stop this from happening and consolidate your child's tennis from one term to the next.





Beach Tennis


Play tennis on the Beach!  The new tennis craze is sweeping the beaches of Australia.


Take the fun and fast-paced sport of tennis, combine it with sun, sea and sand of the beach, and you have beach tennis, the most electrifying new sport to hit Australia.


Beach tennis combines the worlds of tennis and beach volleyball into one exciting sport.  It can be played both competitively and recreationally and because it's so simple to play, it appeals to all levels and ages.


The Ranelagh Club hosts an annual Australia Day Beach Tennis Tournament for it's members.  This is a much anticipated event within the Club and members start preparing their teams months in advance.  Boating, kayaking, swimming, BBQ's all happen on this day and it's a great day out for the whole family - even if you don't play tennis. 


For all tennis coaching enquiries, bookings and school holiday programs contact Diana Bovea on 0414 318 941 or emai





Cardio Tennis


Cardio Tennis is a great workout program catering to all fitness levels, bringing together a variety of cardio workouts, and a range of fun tennis drills.  The program is focused on leading a healthy, fun and active lifestyle. 






Ranelagh Club is resurrecting Cardio Tennis Sessions as Diana is the Cardio Queen of Beaumaris and soon to be Ranelagh.

There will be two different sessions:-

* Cardio Active for those new to tennis. 
* Cardio Play for those that already play tennis. 
Cardio tennis is suitable for everyone (Men & Ladies), it is a great way to socialise, have fun and also improve your tennis skills and fitness all at the same time. 

Diana is trained to mix up the activities to cater for all skill and fitness levels, so while it's great for beginners, more experienced tennis players will also have a good time.

Members $12.50 per session  |  Non-members $20.00 per session

To book and for further details please contact Diana Bovea on 0414 318 941.



Tennis Competitions 


Mid-Week Ladies

The Mid Week Ladies have had consistent success with tennis teams entered in the Peninsula Tennis Association competitions.  Doubles is played on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, and singles teams play on Fridays.


The standard of play ranges from Section 1 to Section 6. Team play requires a commitment of time from 9.30am to approx. 3.00pm and involves travel to clubs around the Peninsula, Frankston and Cranbourne areas.


For details on MWL competitions, please call our MWL Coordinator, Stella McGahey on 0417 001 868.


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Social Tennis


There are active social competitions running on Tuesday and Thursday evenings:


  • Tuesday is a mixed doubles competition - contact Neal Gale on 0412 229 093.
  • Thursday night is a men's doubles competition - contact Graham Currie 0418 991 326


Members are also invited to come and play social tennis every Monday and Thursday morning. We welcome new adult players of all ages, gender and ability. 


A new group has also started up on Saturday afternoons at 2pm.  Any ladies looking to have a social hit of tennis are welcome to join in.  All levels welcome and we will endeavour to match similar stardards for all to enjoy. (Contact Joanne Donelly on 0403 030 506)


Contact the office for more information on 9787 0265, Ext 1.





Tennis Results


Junior Tennis Presentation

Summer 2017-2018 Season


The junior tennis community came together on Sunday 27th May for the Junior Tennis Awards Presentation for the 2017/2018 Summer Season.


The following junior awards were presented:-


Fair Play AwardMaya Doraisamy & Harry Travis
Most  ImprovedMolly Kerekes & Fletcher Williams
Acknowledgement Award

Amy Youngman

Max Felmingham

Premiers  - Boys Section 11

Fletcher Williams, Hugh Williams, Matthew French, Julian Strilec
Runners Up - Moss WatsonCampbell Steedman, Jasper Chapman, Harvey Hodgson
Team Manager Awards

Girls Sect. 1 (Blue) Maddison Parton

Girls Sect. 1 (White) Natalya Parton

Girls Sect. 2 Celina Wendler

Girls Sect. 4 (White) Olivia Dymond

Girls Sect. 4 (Blue) Isabella Landman


Moss Watson Campbell Steedman

Boys Sect. 6 James Leppitsch

Boys Sect. 8 Oliver Hunter

Boys Sect. 11 (Blue) Hugh Williams

Boys Sect. 11 (White) Thoe Thomas



 Date for the diary:  Junior Tennis Members, Friends & Family Social Tennis - last Sunday of the month

 social get together Sunday June 24th @ 2pm.  BYO everything - see you there!






Tuesday Night Mixed Doubles Tennis Results

Summer 2017-2018


It was a great Grand Final, close for awhile but Snappers won 4 sets to 2 sets against Marlins.


Congratulations to Alison Doherty, Andrew Smith, Brian Brennan and Nick Purvis.

Tuesday night tennis has wrapped up for another season.  Well done everyone and thank you to those members that provided supper and to the supporters. 


The team dinner will be held at Ranelagh Friday evening 13th April from 6.30pm onwards. 


All players and partners welcomed.









Thursday Night Mens Tennis Results

Summer 2017 -2018

The mens Thursday Social Tennis Grand Final was played on Tuesday evening 27th March due to the Easter break.


In perfect conditions for tennis it was a hard fought match. Matt Thurley, Michael Stephens, Chris Maber and Chris Willcock proved too strong on the night and were the proud recipients of the Winners Pink Jackets.


With the Winter season set to start after the school holidays, anyone interested in joining the Thursday night competition should contact the office for details on 9787 0265 #1.







Junior Tennis Tournament & John McComas Memorial Shield


The Junior Tennis Tournament and John McComas Memorial Shield held at Ranelagh on Sunday 16th October was a fabulous day enjoyed by many tennis families.  Our Junior Tennis Champions for 2016 are Campbell Steedman and Bettine Hartley.  Our congratulations to Campbell and Bettine and a big thank you to all junior players and their families for making the day such a success.





Level A
Winner - Bettine Hartley

Runner Up - Kelsie Maber
Level B
Winner - Kirra Bond-Scott

Runner Up - Celina Wendler
Level C
Winner - Liza Peacock
Level D
Winner - Georgina Mitchell

Level A
Winner - Campbell Steedman
Runner Up - Max Quill
Level B
Winner - Alex Briggs
Runner Up - Cody Bardolph
Level C
Winner - Paul Sridharan
Runner Up - Jack Southall
Level D
Winner - Hugh Williams
Runner Up - Fletcher Williams