Nelson Bays Tennis Association


Welcome to the new Nelson Bays Tennis Association website.  Our aim is to provide a means for current and potential players to access the information they require for a successful tennis experience along with an opportunity to share the benefits our sponsors bring to our tennis community.                                                                                                                                   

Our mission is  “To empower our tennis community to enjoy and achieve”


We are proud to be associated with the following sponsors and funders;

Nelson Building Society; principal naming rights sponsor and sponsor of senior and junior interclub.

Rata Foundation: major funder of tennis administration in the Nelson Bays area.

Nelson Mail; principal support and media sponosor.

Hothouse design; principal support and design sponsor.

Wilson (Brittain Wynyard) principal support sponsor.

Nelson Kia sponsors of the 2014 & 2015 Nelson Senior Open

Printhouse print sponsor

Crowe Horwarth Junior Representative & Squads Sponsor

New To Tennis?

We have a whole host of options to start playing, or return to tennis in our beautiful region.

Our Senior players in action!

SI Open Teams Event, April 2016

Coaches and their clubs.

Nelson is fortunate to have 7 Tennis New Zealand registered coaches working out of local clubs:




Hope, Wakefield, Waimea West & Golden Bay Clubs

Motueka Club

Nelson Lawns Club

Stoke Club

Tasman Club

Tahunanui & Wakapuaka Clubs

Upper Moutere & Mapua Clubs

Ngaire Calder 

Ashleigh Calder

Zack Rath

Lynnie Nevin  

 Kolie Van Zyl 

Suzanne Spencer 

Vanessa Mairs 

Support Sponsors.

Nelson Kia; Sponsor of the Nelson Kia Senior Open'15

Printhouse; support and print sponsor

Smith Sports Shoes; support sponsor, junior tournaments.


Haven Sports Trust, Pub Charity, Pelorus Trust,Mainland Foundation

Winstanley Shield teams 2016