Enhance your child's hand-eye coordination and motor skills over the school holidays

The Griffith Sport Tennis Holiday Camps run at the Griffith University Tennis Centre in Mt Gravatt, provide the perfect building blocks to accelerate your child's Tennis development over the school holidays.

Whether you choose to join us for a day, a week or the full program, any additional hours spent training are beneficial when developing; hand - eye coordination, motor skills and left - right integration.

Program features

Tuesday to Thursday

9 am to 3 pm

For children aged 5 - 15

December/ January Program

Week 1: 15 - 17 December

Week 2: 19 - 21 January

Flexible Registration

Week 1 registrations close 10 December

Daily Schedule - Juniors

Day Breakdown

DAY 1

Daily Focus: Forehand

DAY 2

Daily Focus: Backhand

DAY 3

Daily Focus: Serve and Volley's

08:00 am - 09:00 amDrop off/ sign inDrop off/ sign inDrop off/ sign in
09:00 am - 09:45 amWarm up gamesWarm up gamesWarm up games
10:00 am - 10:45 amLearn the basic tennis
positions e.g. Ready
position, power position
and split step.
Learn the correct grip for
the Backhand, and the ideal
position of your feet before
hitting the ball.
Learn the correct grip to use  
on both volleys and serves.
10:45 am - 11:15 amMorning TeaMorning TeaMorning Tea
11:15 am - 12:00 pmControl the ball with the
strings, and focus on the
correct swing path.
Focus on getting to the ball,  
staying side on through
contact and doing the
correct swing path.
Step the correct foot
forward and tapping the
ball, not swinging the
racquet.
12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLunchLunchLunch
1:00 pm - 2:00 pmSwim at the Aquatic CentreSwim at the Aquatic CentreSwim at the Aquatic Centre
2:00 pm - 3:00 pmFun tennis games including:
Jail Break, Teacher’s Pet,
Around the World, Beat the 
Coach and Cross the River.
Fun tennis games including:
Jail Break, Teacher’s Pet,
Around the World, Beat the
Coach and Cross the River.
Fun tennis games including:
Jail Break, Teacher’s Pet,
Around the World, Beat the 
Coach and Cross the River.
3:00 pm - 4:00 pmPick up/ sign outPick up/ sign outPick up/ sign out

Daily Schedule - Seniors

Day Breakdown

DAY 1

Daily Focus: Forehand

DAY 2

Daily Focus: Backhand

DAY 3

Daily Focus: Serve and Volley's

08:00 am - 09:00 am Drop off/ sign in Drop off/ sign in Drop off/ sign in
09:00 am - 09:45 am Warm up games Warm up games Warm up games
10:00 am - 10:45 am Early preparation on the
forehand and begin to look
at brushing up the back of
the ball.
Focus on getting feet into
the right position, and
looking at the role that the
non-dominant hand plays. 
Work on stepping the
correct foot forward into
contact.
10:45 am - 11:15 am Morning Tea Morning Tea Morning Tea
11:15 am - 12:00 pm Drop the racquet, head into
contact and brush up the
bottom of the ball. Focus
on what happens before
contact. 
Brush up the back of the
ball while trying to focus
on the non-dominant hand
doing majority of the work. 
Work on turning the body
and punching through the
ball, not swinging at the
ball. 
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Lunch Lunch Lunch
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Swim at the Aquatic Centre Swim at the Aquatic Centre Swim at the Aquatic Centre
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Tennis Matches Tennis Matches Tennis Matches
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Pick up/ sign out Pick up/ sign out Pick up/ sign out

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How to register

Registrations for the December January Program:

  • Week 1: Tuesday 15 December - Thursday  17 December
  • Week 2: Tuesday 19 January - Thursday 21 January

Registrations close the Thursday before the program week commences.

To secure your child's spot, please fill in the registration form below for each child.

Payment options

Pricing:

  1. Three day registration : $159 per child
  2. Individual day registration:  $59 per day/ per child

Payments must be made in full via GriffithPay to secure your booking. Please note your registration is not confirmed until full payment is received.

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