Updated 03.08.2020 

On Sunday 2 August the Victorian Government declared a ‘state of disaster’ and announced that metropolitan Melbourne will head into Stage Four restrictions from 6.00pm Sunday 2 August.  

In line with these latest government restrictions, we will regrettably be closing our Tennis Courts until further notice.   


Updated 10.7.2020:

Kensington Banks tennis courts are now open as of Friday 10 July.

When booking the courts please be advised of the following risk warning and guidelines when booking the courts.

Risk warning: 

You acknowledge that by using the tennis courts and playing tennis you will be exposed to certain risks, including the risk of physical injury. You may also be exposed to the possibility of contracting an illness, including without limitation the COVID-19 virus. The COVID-19 virus can spread very quickly and result in very serious medical complications in some people. You agree that the use of the tennis courts is entirely at your own risk. You have read and understood this risk warning and voluntarily accept and assume the inherent risks in use of the tennis courts and playing tennis.

Return to tennis guidelines:

It is important that we all take precautions to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Guidelines have been developed to reduce the likelihood of contracting the virus while playing tennis. Before playing tennis, please review the guidelines. You must consider your individual situation, noting that the COVID-19 virus can spread quickly and result in very serious medical complications in some people. Access to the venue is provided on the basis that you will, at all times while at the venue, adhere to those guidelines. We appreciate your cooperation in working together to make tennis as safe as possible for everyone. 

We recommend that players should bring a glove or plastic bag to protect their hands when using the pin pad at the gate for entry. Please avoid touching surfaces when inside the entry gate.

About Kensington Banks tennis courts 

The Kensington Banks tennis courts have three synthetic courts with lights.

Tennis is a sport everyone can enjoy, and it's easy to play at Kensington Community Recreation Centre. We encourage you to book a court, grab a racquet and have a hit with your family and friends.

Please note: Tennis balls and racquets are not supplied.


The courts are available to hire from 6am - 10pm seven days a week. Click here to check our booking site and view our availability.


Court hire starts at $8.60 for 30 minutes.



69 Speakman Street, Kensington, VIC 3031 (a two minute drive or five minute walk from the centre)


Bookings can be made online. Click here to make a booking
When you book a court online we'll send you a PIN to access the court/s you have booked.