Tennis Match


ITFR
17th World Championship

Melbourne

Victoria Australia

22 - 26 May 2023

Melbourne Park

Australian Open Grand Slam Venue

Net proceeds from the event will go to the Rotary Foundation for End Polio Now 

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About the Event

The 17th ITFR World Championship will take place in Melbourne, Australia 22-26 May 2023.

The event will be held at the Australian Open Grand Slam venue, Melbourne Park in the days before the 2023 Rotary International Convention.  Associated social functions will center around the eastern Melbourne CBD and we encourage registrants to book their additional accommodation when booking for the convention.

In addition to the Tournament, there are two social events planned for which Non-playing guests are invited to join and can be registered at the time of player registration.

To participate in the Tournament, you must be a member of the International Tennis Fellowship of Rotarians (ITFR). Membership is free and open to Rotarians, Rotaractors, and Member’s spouses.

 
 

Handy Information

Become an ITFR Member

Read about our preferred Hotels

Register for the Convention here

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The tournament will be played over 4 days, with all finals on Friday. Events will be Men’s singles, 55yrs and under, 56 -65 yrs, and over 65 yrs. Ladies singles, 55 yrs and under, and over 55 yrs. Men’s doubles, 120 yrs and under, over 120 yrs (combined age). Ladies doubles. Mixed doubles. 9 Events in total. Your entry fee is the same regardless of how many events you enter so please take advantage of this and enter as many as you can. You may nominate a doubles partner, but they will still need to register separately, or you can enter on your own and we’ll match you up with someone. All first-round losers will automatically qualify for a plate event meaning you will get at least 2 matches in each event you enter.

MENS

Men's singles 

Men's doubles 

WOMENS

Women's singles

Women's doubles

MIXED DOUBLES

Tournament Information

 
 
EVENT PROGRAM

22

May 2023

Monday  at - 18.00

  • Welcome Party

  • Yarra River Cocktail Cruise

Programs

24

May 2023

Wednesday at  - 10.00  -17.00

  • Tournament

                 Melbourne Park

Programs

26

May 2023

Friday   at  - 10.00  - 17.00

  • Tournament

                 Melbourne Park

Programs

23

May 2023

Tuesday at  - 10.00  -17.00

  • Tournament

                 Melbourne Park

Programs

25

May 2023

Thursday  at  - 10.00  -17.00

  • Tournament

                 Melbourne Park

Programs

26

May 2023

Friday at  - 19.00  - 23.00

  • Gala Dinner

              Lyceum Club Melbourne

Programs

REGISTRATION

Fill out the registration form to register

Tournament registration closes 31 January 2023.

 
Accommodation
Hotel Room

Do you need accommodation for the duration of the event?

Book via the
convention website

Recommended hotels for the easiest access to the tennis are:

Sofitel on Collins / Grand Hyatt

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Sofitel on Collins

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Grand Hyatt

 
Tennis Practice
Payment Options

Early Bird Rate book by: 31 Jan 2023

Full package – Players

  • Tournament​

  • Welcome Cocktail Event

    • Yarra River Evening Cruise

  • Gala Dinner

    •  @ Lyceum Club Melbourne

AUD500

Rate After: To 30 April 2023

  • Welcome Cocktail Event

    • Yarra River Evening Cruise

  • Gala Dinner

    •  @ Lyceum Club Melbourne

Social package – Non Players

AUD300

  • Welcome Cocktail Event

    • Yarra River Evening Cruise

  • Gala Dinner

    •  @ Lyceum Club Melbourne

Social package – Non Players

AUD250

AUD550

  • Tournament​

  • Welcome Cocktail Event

    • Yarra River Evening Cruise

  • Gala Dinner

    •  @ Lyceum Club Melbourne

Full package – Players