Welcome to Mid Canterbury Tennis

The Ashburton Trust Tennis Centre is open under Level Two Covid-19 restrictions

For further information please read the Mid Canterbury Tennis Coaching-Organised play Guidelines

For further information please click here https://tennis.kiwi/covid-19/guidelines/

Mid Canterbury Tennis Prize Giving - cancelled

The Mid Canterbury Tennis Prize Giving is going ahead on Saturday 21st March 2020 at the Ashburton Trust Tennis Centre at the conclusion of Junior Interclub play at approx 12 noon.

The Prize Giving will be held outside at the paved picnic area.

There will be no hand shaking when presenting the cups & certificates & we ask that anyone who is feeling unwell not to attend.

Mid Canterbury Tennis is a sub Association of Tennis Canterbury.  

There are approx a dozen local tennis Clubs in Mid Canterbury which offer various tennis options. Further information on our local Clubs can be found here

At the Ashburton Trust Tennis Centre we offer coaching for all ages & stages, and hold regular competitions both competitive & social, during the season & over winter.

The Ashburton Trust Tennis Centre boasts 16 plexipave, floodlit, competition level tennis courts, with a spacious pavilion, in the surrounds of the Ashburton Domain, Oak Grove, beside the hospital.  Only an hour's drive from Christchurch or Timaru.


The centre is open for use by all members of the public wearing non marking trainers for an entry fee of $2 at the turnstile.  This fee is for use of the courts allowing you to play as long as you wish or until local competitions are due to begin.  Second hand tennis balls can be purchased at the vending machine at the entrance for $2 a pair

Mid Canterbury Tennis have recently purchased an AED Defibrillator which is located on the verandah facing the tennis courts.  Many thanks to Fonterra Grass Roots Fund for their grant to allow the purchase of this item. 

Mid Canterbury Tennis thank TranzAlpineHoney for their generous support of our Ace programme


Second Hand Tennis balls for sale

Good quality second hand tennis balls available to purchase - firsts $6 per can, seconds $4 per can Contact Katherine or Jack on ph 308 3020 or email admin@midcanterburytennis.co.nz to arrange purchase

Ball machine for hire

Mid Canterbury Tennis ball machine is available to hire $20 per session.  For enquiries & to organise hire, contact Jack at the Mid Canterbury Tennis office