2018/19 Season Information

02.08.2018 13:34

Below is a list of FAQs for the coming season:


What are the important dates for the upcoming 2018/19 season?


  • Season Start: 13 October 2018 (Juniors 19/20 October)
  • Last match before Christmas: 15 December 2018 (Juniors 14/15 December)
  • First match after Christmas: 2 February 2019 (Juniors 1/2 February)
  • Last minor round match: 2 March 2019 (Juniors 1/2 March)
  • No matches on the Adelaide Cup long weekend of 9-11 March 2019
  • Semi Finals: 16 March 2019 (Juniors 15/16 March)
  • Preliminary Finals: 23 March 2019 (Juniors 22/23 March)
  • Grand Finals & Presentation Night: 30 March 2019 (Juniors 29/30 March)


Are there any social events throughout the year? 


Yes there certainly are! Hope Ward is pleased to announce the following dates:

  • Season Welcome Pizza Night: Saturday 27 October 2019 at 6.00pm at the clubrooms
  • Club tournament : Sundays 17 and 24 February and 3 March 2019
  • HWTC AGM: Sunday 3rd March 2019 at 12:00pm at the clubrooms
  • Presentation Function: Saturday 30th March 2019 at 6:00pm at the clubrooms


What are the subscriptions for the season?


Subscription Type Rate
Seniors $200*


(full time students, unemployed, juniors playing both seniors & juniors)



(junior competition only, includes Friday club practice/coaching)



($130 for first child, $110 for siblings)



(not playing matches in competiion, only access to use courts)


















*If paid by 27th of October 2018, otherwise add $20 (per player for families) on top of the rates listed above.


What is included within my subs?

Your subscriptions include the following:

  • Entitlement to use the courts for practice throughout the year (subject to availability).
  • Junior subs also include a full season of supervised practice/coaching supervised by our Club Coach Heather 'Heepsy' Heeps.
  • All expenses paid access to Hope Ward's "Season Welcome Pizza Night" function.
  • Free entry into the Club Tournament where the winners will have their names added to the Hope Ward Honor Board!
  • Tennis SA registration
  • The subs also cover the costs of court hire and balls for every match during the season, as well as the general overheads for the club such as court maintenance, electricity, telephone, water, cleaning etc.