28th Annual General Meeting

Notice is hereby given that Annual General Meeting of the Wakehurst Tennis Club will be held on Sunday the 2nd of February, 2014 after tennis has completed. The meeting will start at 12.30pm in the Wakehurst golf club which is adjacent to the tennis courts.

Agenda

  1. Apologies
  2. To receive and adopt the minutes of the last AGM in February 2013
  3. To receive and adopt the President’s annual report
  4. To receive and adopt the Club Captains Annual Report
  5. To receive and adopt the Treasurer’s report and financial statement for calendar year 2013
  6. Election of office bearers
  7. Any other business

Notes

  1. All members of the Club are encouraged to attend the AGM, but only full club members who are financial are entitled to vote
  2. Only members who are present at the meeting are entitled to vote. There will be no proxies
  3. The committee/office bearers will consist of: President, Treasurer, Secretary, Club Captain and Vice Captain.

Fees for 2014

As we move into a new year fees are now due for the first half of 2014. The rates are $190 for a full member and $95 for a student. These are payable to the club treasurer or into the club bank account. If you are paying directly please indicate on the transfer who the fees are for.

Casual rates stay at $15 for 3 hours (Sunday and Wednesday) or $10 if you only play for 2 hours.

Schedule for Christmas and New Year

As public holidays are falling on our normal tennis days this year we have an updated schedule for players over the festive season.

Date Location
Wednesday 25th December Courts closed, no tennis
Sunday 29th December Wakehurst Couvret as normal
Wednesday 1st January Wakehurst Couvret as normal
Sunday 5th January Wakehurst Couvret as normal
Wednesday 8th January No courts due to 4 day junior tournament

This is the first time open on New Years Day evening. It should be of interest to those who wish to keep on playing regardless.

December 2013 Round Robin

This coming Sunday, the 22nd of December, we will run our end of year round Robin. This event will be run by by our 2 Js hence round JayJay.

The rules are the same as our usual monthly round robins

  • arrive before 9.00 for a warm up and so that we can organise a draw
  • be prepared to play 4 matches
  • entry cost is $5.00
  • the prize is a bottle of wine for each winner

The last few round robins have been very well attended. Where possible we will arrange social games but please be aware that the round robin will take priority.

Club Championships 2013 – Results

The Wakehurst Tennis Club championships for 2013 have concluded. Thank you to all of the participants. The winners are;

  • Mens Singles – Harald Grabner, runner up Ben Pollock
  • Womens Singles – Sophie Scahill, runner up Steph Phillips
  • Mens Doubles – Harald Grabner and Mike Marr, runners up Lindsay Phillips and Charlie Phillips
  • Womens Doubles – Sophie Scahill and Julia Kia, runners up Steph Phillips and Deanne Methven
  • Mixed Doubles – Lindsay Phillips and Step Phillips, runners up Mike Marr and Sophie Scahill

October 2013 Round Robin

This coming Sunday, the 27th of October, we will run our end of month round Robin.

The rules are the same as our usual monthly round robins

  • arrive before 9.00 for a warm up and so that we can organise a draw
  • be prepared to play 4 matches
  • entry cost is $5.00
  • the prize is a bottle of wine for each winner

The last few round robins have been very well attended. Where possible we will arrange social games but please be aware that the round robin will take priority.

Change of Venue for 13th October

This coming Sunday, the 13th of October, we will be playing at our alternate courts at Belrose. Unfortunately all of the courts at Wakehurst Couvret Courts are being used for a Tennis Australia carnival to promote the sport to new players.

Those who wish to visit the Wakehurst Golf Club for drinks and/or
lunch after play are still welcome to do so especially newer players.

September 2013 Round Robin

This coming Sunday, the 29th of September, we will run our end of month round Robin.

The rules are the same as our usual monthly round robins

  • arrive before 9.00 for a warm up and so that we can organise a draw
  • be prepared to play 4 matches
  • entry cost is $5.00
  • the prize is a bottle of wine for each winner

The last few round robins have been very well attended. Where possible we will arrange social games but please be aware that the round robin will take priority.

August 2013 Round Robin

Last Sunday (the 25th of August) our Round Robin was played with 22 players giving a group of 12 and a group of 10.

The winners were Harald in the first group and Andy Todd in the second group.
A good days tennis.

We need to get the Club Championships finished off. Can those who have matches still to play which I think is about 6 players please get these matches arranged and finalised. If you need details of your partners/opponents please ring Warwick or ask at tennis on Wednesday night or Sunday morning.

July 2013 Round Robin

This coming Sunday, the 28th of July, we will run our end of month round Robin.

The rules are the same as our usual monthly round robins

  • arrive before 9.00 for a warm up and so that we can organise a draw
  • be prepared to play 4 matches
  • entry cost is $5.00

The last few round robins have been very well attended. Where possible we will arrange social games but please be aware that the round robin will take priority.