Playford Tennis Centre | Junior Tennis Coaching

Hot Shots lessons, development & performance squads, private lessons and much more.

We have a large variety of programs and junior tennis coaching classes on offer for all our budding Lleyton Hewitt and Sam Stosur’s! In addition to our regular Hot Shots Tennis Coaching classes, the club offers juniors plenty of match play opportunities including our own Hot Shots Leagues that introduce kids to competition tennis in a fun, social and inclusive environment.

We require all participants who take part in our coaching program to fill out an enrolment form before commencing their lessons for player insurance purposes. If you have any questions regarding this policy please feel free to refer to our terms and conditions or speak to a staff member on 07 3899 8110.

There is also our Squad Coaching for gifted young players which is by invitation only. To find out more about our Junior Player Pathways please click here.




Hot Shots Blue Ball for 3 to 4 year olds

Thursday:  3.30 to 4.15pm

Friday: 9.00am to 9.30am

Friday:  9.30am to 10.00am

Saturday:  7.30am to 8.00am

Blue Ball is a fun introduction to Tennis as a lead in to Red Ball including; basic ball skills, basic athletic and coordination skills which are the essential foundations for tennis.

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Hot Shots Red for 5 to 8 year olds

Monday to Thursday: 3.30pm to 4.15pm

Saturday: 8.00am to 8.45am

Saturday:  8.45 to 9.30am

Played on a smaller court, at this early stage the emphasis is on developing the core tennis skills whilst taking part in lots of fun activities, short matches and team competitions.

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Hot Shots Orange for 8 to 10 year olds

Monday to Thursday: 4.15pm to 5.00pm
Saturday: 9.30am to 10.15am

Played on an 18 metre court using a slower orange ball, children begin to develop an all-court game, using more advanced tactics and techniques. Competition includes slightly longer matches, played both individually and as part of a team.

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Hot Shots Green for 9+ year olds

Monday to Thursday: 5.00pm to 5.45pm
 10.15 – 11.00am

At this stage, children will be able to cover a bigger court using a green ball. We emphasise continued technical and tactical development using increased power and spin, as well as specific athletic skills.

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Hot Shots Yellow for 12+ year olds

Our Hot Shots Yellow junior tennis classes for those aged 12 and over cater for all levels, from beginners to social players.

Monday and Thursday: 5.00pm to 6.00pm Enrol now button

Hot Shots, Development & Performance Squads

For more information regarding our Squad Lessons please click here.

Hot Shots League

Morningside Tennis Centre has a learn/play philosophy.  Join Hotshot’s League for an initiation into Match Play.  Designed for our Hot shot’s students, Hot shots League is a great stepping stone into fixtures/ Match play where the students get to play ‘real’ Tennis.

Hot Shots League – Red

Friday: 3:30-4:30pm

Hot Shots League – Orange

Friday:  3.30 – 5.00pm

Hot Shots League – Green

Friday:  5.00 – 6.30pm

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Playford to host 2 AMT’s

Professional tennis will arrive at the Playford City Tennis Centre shortly as the venue gets ready to host the Pro Tour Event in January. From Sept 7-10 and then November 20-24 the venue will host the countries best aspiring professional players in a series of AMT’s (Australian Money Tournaments) where the players will compete for

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North up for a Challenge

ADELAIDE NORTHERN MESSENGER – JAMES GRATTON – 5 JULY 2017 Challenger for Playford City Tennis Centre INTERNATIONAL tennis stars will battle it out in the northern suburbs, after Tennis Australia announced it would host a professional tournament later this year. Tennis Australia will host the ATP Men’s Challenger and ITF Women’s Future tournaments at the

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Playford City Tennis Centre Free Tennis Day – Saturday 15 July

Join us for a day of FREE TENNIS at the newest tennis centre in Australia. The Playford Tennis Centre and the Playford City Council are looking forward to welcoming all tennis players to the facility for a day of FREE TENNIS, PRIZES, BBQ, LESSONS & COURT HIRE on Saturday 15 July at 10am.