Schools – Bring Tennis To Your School

With Tennis Canberra being a Sporting Schools provider and a proud Tennis Australia member we are going above and beyond to introduce a sport you can play for life to primary and secondary schools.

Tennis Canberra is partnered with 14 schools and visited 12 schools in 2017 alone.  With the team teaching tennis to over 2000 students this year there is no surprise that Tennis Canberra is the number providers for school programs in ACT.

  • Free School Tennis Program - We Invite Your School To Play Tennis

    1. If you aren’t a “Sporting Schools” School sign up via
    2. Email or call 0416 186 121 and we can organise a time to meet-up and talk what is best way forward for your school.
    3. Apply for funding via the Sporting Schools online booking form.
    4. Note: Be sure to nominate Robbie Manzano as your coach provider.
    5. At this time we are happy to start discussing when our coaches can visit your school or one of our tennis clubs in the funding term.  Our team would also like to come in for FREE and do an initial visit for a few lucky classes of your choice to get the kids excited about tennis.
    6. Enjoy the School Tennis Program and continue to promote a sport everyone can play for life but advertising tennis information provided by your program partner.

    More information about Sporting Schools & The Tennis Australia Schools Partnership Program see the information below

  • Apply For The Sporting Schools Government Funding - It's Easy!
    With a generous government grant from Sporting Schools your school is able fund a 4-6 week Tennis Canberra School’s Program anytime when school is in session.  To sign your school to Sporting Schools Australia Click Here
  • Coach Provider Details - Tennis Canberra - Use this information for Sporting Schools & NNPP forms

    • Program Partner (Tennis Australia Qualified Coach): Robbie Manzano (Director)
    • Email:
    • Club Represented (choose closest one to your school): Old Parliament House Gardens Tennis Club, Barton Tennis Club, Majura Tennis Club, Reid Tennis Club, Turner Tennis Club or Tuggeranong (Erindale Active Leisure Centre)
    • Mobile: 0423 366 014

    For more information, to book or to arrange your school to partner with Tennis Canberra please email us at or call Robbie directly on 0423 366 014

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  • School Partner Student Discounts

    Current Offer for k – 6 School Partners: To encourage more students to play tennis our team would like to offer our partner schools and their students a discount rate of $10/week (normally $12/wk for our Aces Program) and $18/week (normally $20/wk for our Junior Cubs, Club & Squad Programs) plus a *free tennis racquet for the upcoming tennis season.

    To receive your student discount:

    1. Choose a suitable class on the online booking form under the “School Partner Students” tab.
    2. Be sure to choose your child’s school when it ask for school in registration form.

    *Free racquet only for new players to the academy


  • Junior Club Challenges

    Junior Challenge Term 3 –  Saturday  – Weeks 3, 5 & 7 @ Old Parliament House Tennis Club
    We invite our partner school students to play in our local junior tennis comps.
    – Junior Club: 11:30am – 12:45pm – Year 3 & 4 Partner Students (Starter/Beginner)
    – Junior Squad: 12:45pm – 2pm –  Year 5 & 6+ Partner Students (Intermediate)
    – Junior Masters Challenge: 2-3pm (Invite Only) Week 3 – 7 (email to express interest)
    Cost: $15/event (pay on the day)
    Click Here to Register Online

  • Free Tennis Sessions - Community Hot Shots: School Partner Students

    We invite all partner school students to join the next Free Hot Shots Sessions at the following local tennis clubs or community venue:

    Next Hotshots Community Event:
    Upcoming Sessions
    Week 9 & 10 of Term 3

    Click Here: View Sessions & Sign Up

    **Venues: Barton TC, Braddon (Merici College), Gungahlin College, Old Parliament House, Turner TC, Reid TC, Majura TC (Dickson) & Tuggeranong (Erindale).

    Notes: *One FREE session per player, new players only, spots are limited.  **Be sure to check the day, date & time advertised for each venue.

  • Tennis Canberra Partner Schools

    Primary – Partnered Schools (Joined in)

    • Aranda Primary School (Term 4, 2016)
    • Black Mountain School (Term 4, 2016)
    • Brindabella Christian College – Charnwood (Term 2, 2016)
    • Canberra Grammar School (Term 2, 2017)
    • Emmaus Christian School (Term 4, 2016)
    • Forrest Primary School (Term 2, 2016)
    • Holy Trinity Primary School (Term 2, 2017)
    • Palmerston District Primary School (Term 4, 2016)
    • Rosary Primary School (Term 2, 2017)
    • St. Anthonys Parish Primary (Term 2, 2017)
    • St. Edmunds College Canberra (Term 1, 2017)
    • Telopea Park Primary (Term 3, 2017)
    • Turner Primary School (Term 2, 2016)
    • Wannniassa Hills Primary (Term 2, 2017)

  • Associate Schools & Universities