Events

Club Championships Draws and Schedule Now Available

Doutta Galla Club Championships 2018 - Now On

The Draws and Schedule for the 2018 Doutta Galla Club Championships are now available. Matches start on Sunday 25th November and continue on Saturday 1st December, Sunday 2nd December with all finals to be played on Saturday 8th December prior to the Club’s Christmas Party that night.

Please go to the Club Championships Mini Site for all the details.

Good luck to all players!

Doutta Galla Club Championships Entries 2018 Now Open

Doutta Galla Club Championships 2018 - Entries Now Open

Entries are now open for the 2018 Doutta Galla Club Championships.

Entries close on Friday 16th November, with the Draws and Schedule to be published on Sunday 18th November.

Matches commence on Sunday 25th November, depending on the number of matches to be played, with all Grand Finals to be played on Saturday 8th December. If you can’t make your assigned match you can contact your opponent to reschedule, however any rescheduled matches must be completed prior to the winner’s next match.

The presentation of trophies to the winners will occur at the Club’s Christmas Party on the Saturday evening.

The following events are looking to be held, depending on the number of entrants:

  • Mens Open Singles (All ages)
  • Ladies Open Singles (All ages)
  • Mens Doubles (Handicaps apply, all ages)
  • Ladies Doubles (Handicaps apply, all ages)
  • Junior Boys Singles
  • Junior Girls Singles
  • Junior Boys Doubles
  • Junior Girls Doubles
  • Mixed Junior Doubles
  • Mixed Open Doubles

For all the details please visit the Doutta Galla Club Championships 2018 Mini Site.

To sign up place your name on the Sign Up Sheets in the Clubhouse or send the Club an Email.

Working Bee on this Sunday

The annual Doutta Galla Working Bee is on this Sunday 21st October from 12pm to 3pm.

All are welcome to help perform key maintenance on the Club and ensure it stays beautiful for another 12 months.

A reminder to please bring down any equipment to help, such as wheelbarrows, shovels, gloves, weeding gear, cleaning products, or whatever you think will help.

One of the large tasks we have is to shovel sand onto the court, so especially please bring any equipment down that will assist with this big task.

Financial Adult and Family Members that attend are entitled to receive their $40 Maintenance Levy.

Bunnings Fundraising a Success

The Club held a sausage sizzle stand at Bunnings Maribyrnong on Sunday and it was a huge success. The Club raised a great amount of money and we sold hundreds of sausages.

The Club is greatly appreciates the assistance of local community businesses in supplying goods for the stand:

Please support these local businesses who have supported the Club.

A big thank you go to the volunteers who manned the stand throughout the day and assisted in the preparations, including Kathy Glass, Darija Ragg, Bec Fitzgerald, Nicole Stewart, Steven Linforth, John O’Rielly, Aaron Sharpe, Anthony Guccione and Tim Benton.

A special thank you to our Treasurer Kat Glass who organised the whole event who worked tirelessly throughout the process.

Christmas Party to be held on Sunday 8th December

The annual Doutta Galla Tennis Club Christmas Party is to be held on Saturday 8th December 2018 from 6:30pm.
 
Club Championships Finals matches will be played throughout the day. Trophies and other awards, including the Juniors Presentation, will be presented in the evening.
 
A BBQ, light snacks, beer and some soft drink will be provided. Please bring a salad or dessert. BYO wine, meat or anything else.

Doutta Galla Fundraising at Bunnings Maribyrnong this Sunday

The Club is raising funds by holding a sausage sizzle at Bunnings Maribyrnong (Highpoint) this Sunday from 9am.

Come down, buy a snag and support the Club!

Working Bee to be held on Sunday 21st October

The Club will hold its Annual Working Bee on Sunday 21st October from 12pm to 3pm.

All are welcome to help perform key maintenance on the Club and ensure it stays beautiful for another 12 months.

Financial Adult and Family Members that attend are entitled to receive their $40 Maintenance Levy.

NSJTA and NSLTA Autumn 2018 Semi Finals Update

The NSJTA and NSLTA seasons have reached the finals and the Club had several teams make the finals recently:

  • The Ladies Section 3 team were unfortunately defeated in the Semi Final against Glenroy.
  • The Juniors C Grade 3 Team were defeated in their Semi Final by Delahey.
  • The Juniors C Reserve 4 Team defeated Royal Park in their Semi Final. The team play Essendon / Keilor at Airport West today.

  • The Juniors C Reserve 5 Team defeated Keilor East in their Semi Final. They Green Gully at Airport West today.

Good luck to the Junior Teams in their Finals today and well done to all teams who made the Finals.

Annual General Meeting for 2018 is this Sunday

The Club’s Annual General Meeting is to be held on Sunday 17th June at 7:30pm at the Club house.

The Meeting will involve a summary of the year within the Club as well as any business for the coming year. The Committee as well as office bearers for the 2018 / 2019 year will also be nominated.

All Members are welcome to attend the AGM. If any Members are unable to attend and wish for a topic to be discussed, you are welcome to send the Club an Email and we will place your topic on the agenda.

Open Day is on Saturday 10th February

The Club is holding an Open Day on Saturday 10th February 2018 from 12pm to 4pm, everyone is welcome to attend to have a try of tennis and join in the fun. All ages from kids to adults are welcome.

There will be:

  • A free BBQ
  • Face painting
  • Ball Machine
  • Serve Radar
  • Giveaways and Show Bags
  • Raffle and Auction
  • And the chance to meet Chris Guccione – two time Olympian and Pro Tennis Player

As a part of the Open Day promotion every new Player’s first Group Lesson is free with Guccione Tennis.

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