The Bendigo Festival of Tennis is our marquee event for the year, and will run from Sunday 23rd October - Tuesday 1st November, 2016.
Going into its 8th year, the Festival is highlighted by the Bendigo International Pro Tour event, a Women’s ITF Challenger tournament, which features WTA world ranking points and $50,000 in prize money. Players the likes of Daria Gavrilova, Alicia Molik, Casey Dellacqua, Storm Sanders and Olivia Rogowska, have all been previous competitors of the Bendigo tournament.
Draws / Schedules:
Main Draw Singles - click here...
Main Draw Doubles - click here...
Qualifying Singles - click here...
Qualifying Doubles- click here...
Order of Play - Tuesday 25th October - click here...
The Bendigo International will be live streamed throughout all main draw events. Live stream will start on Tuesday 25th October - Sunday 30th October, and feature all main draw singles matches.
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Other events which also form the 2016 Bendigo Festival of Tennis, include:
Quest Bendigo International Pro Tour JT and AMT (29st Oct – 1st Nov) – This event forms a part of the Tennis Australian national calendar and features Australian Ranking Points and $5,000 in prizemoney. Players can register in 10, 12, 14, 16, 18 and Open age categories. Registrations close online on Saturday 15th October. Click here to register...
Ladies Breakfast - 27th October from 8.15am - 9.45am - Guest speaker Nicole Pratt - click here for further details...
Bendigo Primary Schools Championships – 28th October – teams event involving all Bendigo region primary school players.
Bendigo Festival of Tennis Corporate Challenge – 28th October– Charity event featuring teams from the local business and wider community.
Bendigo Festival of Tennis Corporate Challenge presented by the Business Re-Education Centre
The Bendigo TA will again deliver a Corporate Challenge as a part of the 2016 Bendigo Festival of Tennis. The corporate challenge will look to raise funds towards the redevelopment of the Bendigo Tennis Complex Redevelopment Project.
Date: Friday 28th October, 2016
Formats: Competitive and social grades to suit players of all ages and abilities
Entries Close: Sunday 21st October, 2016
REGISTER YOUR TEAM ONLINE COMING SOON...
The Bendigo Tennis Association recommends the following accommodation providers, who will provide a discount rate when mentioning "Bendigo Tennis" upon booking.
Quest Bendigo Central - http://www.questbendigocentral.com.au/ Promo Code - BTA
Alexandra Place - http://www.alexandraplace.com.au/ - Promo Code - tennis
Bendigo Visitor Information Centre - http://www.bendigotourism.com/
The 2016 Bendigo Festival of Tennis is proudly presented by William Loud Pty Ltd, City of Greater Bendigo, Bendigo Tennis Association and Tennis Australia.
For more information about the Australian Pro Tour, Tennis Australia or the players visit www.tennis.com.au. For more information on the ITF Pro Circuit visit www.itftennis.com.