About Us


Who Are We

Ian Malpass the Head Coach and Director of Malpass Tennis Coaching finished playing tennis on a full time basis and began coaching in 1990 at Whites Tennis Centre and at several state schools in the district as well as being appointed Head Coach at the Anglican Church Grammar School (Churchie) where he has coached since 1991, working in private lessons and doing all GPS and CIC team coaching.


How We Started

Ian Malpass the Head Coach and Director of Malpass Tennis Coaching finished playing tennis on a full time basis and began coaching in 1990 at Whites Tennis Centre and at several state schools in the district as well as being appointed Head Coach at the Anglican Church Grammar School (Churchie) where he has coached since 1991, working in private lessons and doing all GPS and CIC team coaching.

Malpass Tennis Coaching started in 1998, based at the Heath Park tennis courts at Churchie.

2003 saw Malpass Tennis Coaching continue with coaching at Heath Park and also incorporate the management of Whites Tennis Centre.  The management of Whites Tennis Centre ceased in 2007 due to the sale of the complex to new owners.

Recently Malpass Tennis Coaching expanded into Moreton Bay Boys College, Gumdale State School, Wondall Heights State School and All Hallows’ Girls School and has been successfully delivering a tennis program to the students at the school.

Today, Malpass Tennis Coaching maintains its operation at

  • CHURCHIE on the expanded facilities which includes eleven (11) tennis courts, canteen, pro shop, club house with a function room available for hire, toilets and office.
  • WYNNUM has 10 all-weather courts (4 hard court & 6 Artificial Grass courts) It also boasts a children’s play area,  a clubhouse with a function room available for hire, bar facilities, toilets and office.

MTC has and still coaches at all levels. From beginner to Tournament and Tour players.

Ian’s Credential’s Include:

  • Tennis Australia Accredited Coach
  • Vice President of TCAQ
  • Member of the Local Advisory Group for Tennis Australia
  • Board Member for Tennis Brisbane
  • Suitability “Blue Card” for Child Related Employment
  • Personal Indemnity Insurance
  • Current First Aid Certification

Malpass Tennis Policies (2018) (pdf)