Tennis hot action season opener

Grace Bassett.
Grace Bassett.

Saturday, November 4 saw the opening of the Busselton Tennis Club’s 2017/18 season with all it’s 17 perfectly manicured and marked grass courts full of hot action.

John McCallum deputy mayor, Grant Henley mayor, Barry House BTC president, Libby Mettam MLA, Simon Fairbrother Busselton Toyota and Allison Hutchison BTC captain.

John McCallum deputy mayor, Grant Henley mayor, Barry House BTC president, Libby Mettam MLA, Simon Fairbrother Busselton Toyota and Allison Hutchison BTC captain.

Libby Mettam MLA and BTC’s patron officially opened the season with encouraging words for the future of the club as BTC actively plans an exciting joint venture with the City of Busselton to relocate to Barnard Park in time for the 2019/20 season opener.

The club’s president Barry House acknowledged all present and past club sponsors and club members with their ongoing contribution to making the club the historically significant social hub of the local and broader South West community that it is today.

Major sponsor Busselton Toyota was especially mentioned for it’s generous commitment to directly support BTC junior tennis, as well as specific club awards over the next two years.

Photos by Jeremy Williams.