Become a member and join in the fun
Burnside Park Tennis Club offers a range of membership packages, designed to suit each age group, competitiveness, and playing ability. As a member, you have access to our wonderful facilities and can participate in club events.
We offer a range of playing opportunities for juniors, seniors, and families.
Club membership includes these benefits:
Regular club social events including community play events
24/7 Access to court gates through an optional key tag.
Club tournaments and club championships
The ability to register for interclub competitions
The membership year runs from 1st August to 31st July the following year. Member rates are calculated on a pro-rata basis outside of the full year.
To see rates and to register please complete this form
Members of the Club aged 19 years and over.
Senior Casual Member:
Members of the Club aged 19 years and over who only wish to use the courts privately. Such members cannot participate in the club organised playing times shown below. Casual members are not entitled to play Inter-club.
These members have the same rights as a "Senior Casual Member" but may also play Inter-club in a Sunday grade. This excludes Saturday mixed and Premier grades due to court availability.
New Senior Member:
Anyone who has not been a Senior Member previously is entitled to this subscription for one year only and has full playing rights as per the "Senior Member".
Full-time Tertiary Student Members:
Members who are full-time adult students. Full-time Tertiary Student Members have the same playing rights of Senior Members. A valid Student ID card is required to be eligible for this subscription.
Members aged 12 - 18 years inclusive.
Young Junior Members:
Members aged 11 years and under.
Retiring members or others who care to maintain ties with the Club, but who are not able to remain active players, can pay this subscription which will entitle then to attend Club functions and to receive Club communications.
Please note the courts are reserved at the times shown below. Casual members should arrange their games to avoid these times.
Saturdays: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tuesdays: 9:30 am - 11:00 am
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm (under lights, if required)
Thursdays: 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Saturday Mornings: until 12:30 pm
Other reserved times:
Thursdays: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm (Reserved for University of Canterbury Tennis Club)
Juniors have preferential use of courts from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm mid-week during the playing season.
Junior members with their parents (members or not) have rights to courts all day Sunday subject to court availability.