Bye Laws

  1. The courts shall be under the exclusive management of the Committee.
  2. Appropriate tennis clothing shall be worn.  Appropriate footwear must be worn.
  3. Members who are not playing shall not behave in such a ways as to disturb those who are playing and shall not use the Club as a general meeting place. Non-members not intending to play tennis may not frequent the club.
  4. Pre-booking is not allowed unless with the permission of the Committee.
  5. When the courts are busy, doubles should be played and games limited to one short set.
  6. Tennis balls are to be provided by members. The club will provide balls for matches and tournaments.
  7. Food is not allowed on the courts.
  8. Any two members of the Committee shall have the power to close the courts whenever they consider them unfit for play.
  9. The committee shall have the power to reserve all or any of the courts for matches and tournaments when required, of which due intimation should be given.
  10. The Bowling Club is out of bounds except when retrieving balls from the grounds, when the gate must be used.
  11. Seniors shall have priority Monday to Thursday from 7pm on all courts, Saturday and Sunday between 2pm and 5pm on all courts.
  12. Juniors shall have priority on all courts week days between 4pm and 6pm and on Saturdays and Sundays until 1pm.
  13. Seniors have priority on 2 courts between 10am and 4pm Monday to Friday.
  14. Seniors have priority on 3 courts on Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings
  15. Floodlights must not be used after 10pm.
  16. When the courts are busy, floodlit tennis should be limited to one half hour session.
  17. During the hours of darkness when courts are busy, members may not play using the reflected lights of other courts when others are waiting to use the floodlights.
  18. Young Senior and Junior members not intending to play tennis are not allowed on the premises outside the hours of daylight if no senior members are present.
  19. Winter and Country members shall be eligible for team selection subject to prior approval of the committee.
  20. Visitors and guests must sign in before playing.