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Pioneer Tennis Inc. (Formally Mackay & District Tennis Assoc.) is the largest tennis club in Mackay with that of 16 hard courts,in which 11 are lit. We have a fully functioning canteen, a pro shop and tournaments desk. The club also boasts modern toilet facilities and spacious shade areas. the club ideally situated close to the air port, 5 min drive to the CBD of Mackay to many motels and hotels on Nebo Rd. 

The club has gone under a transformation from historically a juniors based club, to a club which now caters for all players, levels and abilities. the club strives to provide a program for all the most social of tennis players through to more competitive player.

With just over 850 members annually, Pioneer Tennis ranked 7th in affiliation numbers in Queensland in 2018. This achievement is largely contributed to both its strong coaching staff and it's net work of close of 30 schools, the staff visit on a weekly basis. The club also prides it self on supporting the youth of today and leaders of tomorrow through a trainee ship offered in Business Administration.

Pioneer Tennis Inc. has 5 full time coaches who coordinate all things coaching and the management of weekly competitions for the club. it is huge logistical collaboration from all approach and delivered with the understanding of regional tennis needs.

Drop in some time and have a chat about tennis lesson or weekly program best suited to you. 



  • Monday: 10.00am -12.00pm

  • Tuesday: 9.00am - 12.00pm

  • Wednesday: 9.00am - 12.00pm

  • Thursday: 10.00am - 3.00pm

  • Friday: 9.00am - 3.00pm 

  • Saturday: 8:00 am to 12:00pm  


  • Public Holidays:  Varies - please stay in touch via our Facebook page.


  • Office Closed: Easter Friday & Christmas Day. ​


  • Inclement Weather: Office Hours may change without notice due to adverse weather conditions. If the weather looks uncertain you must call our office for a determination on the playability of the courts or check our Facebook page.




  • The tennis facilities are open to the public for your enjoyment. Membership is not a requirement to play on the tennis courts.


  • Annual Membership - Members enjoy a range of special pricing and benefits as shown below.





If you would like to join as a member please click on the membership button below.




Court Hire:

Pioneer Tennis offers court hire on a 24/7 basis, so you're no longer limited to Club hours and you can enjoy hitting a ball when it suits you.  Court hire fees differ with non-members paying $20 per court per hour, but Pioneer Tennis members enjoy massive savings, so why not join today.


How to gain 24/7 access

  • Step 1:

    • The court hire envelope is located on the "Court Hire A-Frame Sign" adjacent to the court entry gate;

    • Fill out the envelope with your name and details on the outside and place the court hire amount inside;

    • By filling out the envelope with your details, you will become a Pioneer Tennis associate member;

    • We rely on your honesty.  Remember these courts are maintained by a volunteer organisation for your enjoyment, please help us keep the facility safe and secure by doing the right thing;

    • Night hire will require you to utilise the lights, which can be accessed by putting the $10 in the envelope and follow Steps 2, 3, 4, 5 and then proceed to put 8 X $1.00 coins in the coin slot;

    • 8 X $1.00 coins will mean you have 1 hour of light. Please note only $1 coins work and you drop them directly down one, by one to stop jamming. If it does jam, please call 0429 837 414.


  • Step 2: 

    • Put the envelope in the “letter opening” in the door adjacent to the light coin box (Leisure St side of the building).


  • Step 3: 

    • Call the mobile number 0429 837 414 and we will provide you with the code to open the gate;

    • The code given will also open the toilet block.  Please ensure the toilet door is closed when you finish using it.


  • Step 4:

    • Close the gate behind you whilst you play to ensure that other people do the right thing.


  • Step 5:

    • When you have finished playing, pull the door shut behind you.


  • Step 6.

    • If you would like to be a become a VIP member with Access 24/7 please check out how to do so on the noticeboard or the website. You can get Access 24/7 for a small fee for the year saving you potentially hundreds of dollars.

Corporate Hire:

Whether you're wanting to do something different for your next corporate team building exercise or you would like to organise a tennis based event, Pioneer Tennis will accommodate your booking.  Our team will work with you to ensure your vision and goals are achieved.  With a fully equiped kitchen, undercover all weather area complete with tables and chairs that can be configured to meet your needs and toilet / shower facilities, Pioneer Tennis is a viable option for your next corporate booking. 


Give our team a call to discuss the options available.


Racquet Restringing:

Pioneer Tennis offers racquet restringing which can be turned around within 48 hours (subject to peak tournament schedules which takes priority).


Simply drop your racquet into the Club during office hours and we'll arrange the rest and call you when it's completed.


Cost:  $30 - $60