St James Park Tennis Courts, Glebe

IMG_08732 PlexiPave Courts | Lights | Amenities | Street Parking
St James Park Tennis Courts are situated next to St James Park, John Street in Glebe. The new facility will has 2 championship size PlexiPave tennis courts with lights, accessible toilet(s)/shower and kitchenette. Adjacent to the facilities is St James Park with Children’s playground… It’s really a beautiful space for you to enjoy!

Construction Update

  • The amenities POD will be available to use by Friday the 19th December
  • Court 1 & 2 are now open for play

Map & Rates

  • CLICK HERE for Google Map directions to City Community Tennis managed facilities
  • CLICK HERE for court hire rates

Important Information

  • Courts are available for booking 365 days per year via a security PIN access gate system
  • No office or pro-shop at St James  Park Tennis Courts please bring your own equipment
  • Pre-paid bookings only if you need assistance booking online give us a call on 9698-9451
  • Payments by cash or EFTPOS can be made at our Head Office in Prince Alfred Park
  • You can also purchase a lump sum advance credit which will be recorded under your player profile to subtract booking fees from and to save time –  we do NOT keep your credit card details on file
  • Casual court hire rates are set by the City of Sydney Council each year
  • City Community Tennis reserves the right to make booking changes for court repairs and/or other events please consult the Terms and Conditions of Hire
  • Recreational bookings only unauthorised tennis coaching is not permitted

Equipment Hire

  • There are no facilities to hire or purchase tennis equipment at Alexandria, Beaconsfield, Glebe and Rosebery Park tennis courts
  • Equipment can be purchased from our fully stocked Pro-Shop at Prince Alfred Park in Surry Hills

Court Access

  • Access to the courts is controlled by a Personal Identification Number (PIN) Security Gate System
  • Your PIN is  issued to you when you make your first booking and sent via SMS and email (booking confirmation & receipt)
  • Players use the same PIN for all subsequent bookings
  • To access the court(s)  simply enter your PIN and the # key into the number key pad located at the gate
  • Your PIN will allow you access to the tennis courts 10 minutes before & 15 minutes after your booking time
  • To EXIT at any time depress the EXIT button please do NOT prop doors open

Evening Play under Lights IMPORTANT

  • Entering your PIN turns the lights ON to save energy
  • You must enter your PIN even if the lights are already ON before you enter the court or they may go off during your booking
  • You can enter your PIN 10 minutes before your booking commences
  • Lights switch OFF 15 minutes after your booking time ends

Problems with Access

  • Your PIN will only work 10 minutes before your booking commences and up to 15 minutes after your booking has ended
  • If you are having difficulties opening the gate it may be something simple like trying to get into the tennis court before or after your PIN has been activated or deactivated from our computer system
  • If you are still having troubles give us a call on 9698-9451 and leave a message if it goes to the machine
  • Office opening and closing times can change without notice due to adverse weather conditions


  • If it is raining and courts are unplayable we will delete your booking and issue a credit to your player account or give us a call if it starts to rain during your booking. If you aren’t sure if courts will be playable just give us a call