Court Usage Policy

The Manly Tennis Centre have a long term facilities’ management contract with the club.

The Manly Tennis facility is a dual use facility with the courts shared between MLTC and MTC.

MTC controls the hiring of ALL courts for public play, private coaching, competitions and functions OUTSIDE of the designated Club Play Times.

Courts for play by club members are available as follows:

  • Club Member Play Times

Monday Nil
Tuesday 2 courts from 1.30 to 7.00 pm
Wednesday 2 courts from 7 am to 9 am
Thursday ALL YEAR
4 courts from 1 pm to 4 pm
3 courts from 4 pm to 6 pm
4 courts from 6 pm to 8 pm
2 courts from 8 pm to 10 pm
Friday 4 courts 6.30 pm to 8.30 pm
Saturday 6 courts from 11.30 am to 6 pm
(Social 12 to 4 pm)
Sunday 3 courts 8 am to 1 pm
2 courts 1 pm to 6 pm
Public Holidays 3 courts 7 am to 6 pm
  • Club Play

Organised Play:  Courts are reserved for organised social and competitive play for club members on Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Public Holiday afternoons and designated events such as the Club Championships.

Visitors of club members, including family who are non-members, must sign in the Court Captain on duty and pay a fee to MLTC prior to play.

Reservations:   Other  than Organised Play, a reservation is required with the Manly Tennis Centre (MTC) to use the club courts. Reserved play is limited to 1-hour for hitting sessions or singles and to 90-minutes for doubles play.  To reserve a court, players must make a booking for court usage at least 1-day in advance, listing the names of the players on the reservation.  Members must vacate any reserved court if other members are waiting to play at the conclusion of play.

  • Non-Club Member Play

Non-club play means play outside of the advertised club hours above.

MTC controls the hiring of ALL courts for public play, private coaching, competitions and functions OUTSIDE of the designated Club Play times.

Personal Hire: Members may play outside of Club Play Times subject to MTC’s management policy, hiring fees, court usage and court conditions.

To ensure there are NO misunderstandings and as a courtesy, before play please contact MTC to ascertain court availability, fee to be paid  and to make a personal reservation. Court costs are the responsibility of the member(s) booking the court.

Visitors of club members, including family who are non-members, must sign in with MTC and pay a fee to MTC prior to play.

This information is available on our web site under FAQs.

Revised: August 2018