Night Competition

Serpell Tennis Club enters teams into Blackburn District Night Tennis Association’s senior competitions.

There are two seasons each year, each approximately fourteen weeks in duration. The spring season runs from July to December while the autumn season runs from February to June. Exact dates can change, depending on when school holidays are.

Teams can choose to play on a Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday night. Matches start at 7pm and are often finished by 9:30pm. There are no matches during school holidays.

If you are interested in playing, please contact the night convenor.


Seven “home” matches will be played at Serpell Tennis Club and seven “away” matches at clubs affiliated with the Blackburn District Night Tennis Association. Most away clubs will be located within 15 km of Serpell Tennis Club.


The most common format is doubles, with four people per team playing each match. A singles/doubles format is available on Thursday nights.

Frequency of Play

Players should be prepared to play every week.

Membership Requirement

Players must be full members of Serpell Tennis Club.