North Otago Masters Tennis

North Otago Masters Tennis has a great group of masters players, aged 30+, who play social and competitive tennis. All levels of play are welcome.

When: Organised social play is on Sundays 10 am and Thursdays 4.30 pm.

Where: Chelmer Street Lawn Tennis Courts, Ōamaru OR Waitaki Boys' High School, 10 Waitaki Avenue, if the grass courts are not playable, and during the off-season.

What: Social play.

Who: The great thing about tennis is that it is gender-neutral so anyone aged 30+ of any ability can turn up.

More info: Contact Peter Simpson for further information 0272304657

Subs: $20 for the season for North Otago Masters and are payable to the North Otago Masters bank account - 06-0941-0132486-00.

North Otago Masters Representative Tennis

Each season, players are selected to represent North Otago Masters. Our inter-association rep fixtures are against South Canterbury, Canterbury Country and Otago. These fixtures are played on a Sunday during the tennis season and include both home and away matches. All tournaments and fixtures that we play are doubles only; gender doubles and mixed doubles.

We also have tournament teams that are chosen for events. These events can be Seniors, aged 30+, or Super Seniors, aged 50+.

  • Wanaka Super Seniors Invitational Tournament
  • Otago Seniors’ Tennis Association Queen’s Birthday Tournament (combined team with Southland)
  • South Island Super Seniors Teams Event (combined team with Southland)

North Otago Masters Selectors

Men: Stu Hirst

Women: Belinda Hirst

Tournament Fixtures

North Otago Masters representative fixtures (2023/24 season)

19 November 2023 vs South Canterbury, at Timaru

3 December 2023 vs Otago, at Ōamaru

11 February 2024 vs Canterbury Country, at Ōamaru

10 March 2024 vs South Canterbury, at Ōamaru


21-22 October 2023 - North Otago Masters, Oamaru

All New Zealand Masters tournaments can be found here:

Tennis New Zealand Masters / Upcoming Tournaments (