The 2004 Australian Festival of Tennis Noosa<br>tennis & entertainment


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  • Location: Noosa Heads, Noosa Heads 4567 Queensland

Tennis Legends, Celebrities, Corporate players, Elite juniors, Grand Slam Hospitality and Entertainment…it's all happening!

This weekend is shaping up to be HUGE! Something for everyone below:

Saturday, 17 July
8.00am - 6.00pm AUSTRALIAN CORPORATE TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS, play continues…
Venue: NSR, NTCSB, TTC

8.30am - 2.00pm AUSTRALIAN STATES JUNIOR CHALLENGE - Finals
1st & 2nd place play-offs
Venue: NSR

8.30am - 2.00pm AUSTRALIAN STATES JUNIOR CHALLENGE - Finals
3rd & 4th place play-offs
Venue: NTCSB

10.00am - 3.00pm TENNIS FOOD & WINE FAIR - around the tennis action
Venue: NSR

3.00pm - 5.00pm LEXUS AUSTRALIAN PRO-CELEBRITY HIT-UP - celebrities & legends practice hit-up & media session
Venue: NSR (1st hour autograph session 2nd hour it-up)
Enjoy the chance to mingle with the tennis legends...

Tony Roche , Wally Masur , John Fitzgerald (Captain of Davis Cup team), Mark Edmondson, Allan Stone, Paul Kilderry, Mike Hay & Sandon Stolle

Shannon Noll (Australian Idol), Jamie Durie (Star of Backyard Blitz and The Block), Layne Beachley (world surfing champion), Darren Middleton (Powderfinger), Kirk Pengilly (INXS), Guy Leech (Iron Man), Ian Ross (Seven National News), Mark Beretta (Seven's Sunrise), Steve Liebmann (Today Show Channel Nine), Justin Veivers (Seven Sunshine Coast News)

7.30pm - 10:30pm GRAND SLAM PARTY - major function, entertainment & celebrity auction (limited tickets)
Venue: Sheraton Noosa Resort & Spa (By pre-paid ticket only $110 per head)

Sunday, 18 July
9.00am - 12.00noon AUSTRALIAN CORPORATE TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS
play 1/4 & 1/2 finals
Venue: NSR, NTCSB, TTC

9.00am - 12.00noon LEXUS AUSTRALIAN PRO-CELEBRITY CHALLENGE
- round robin doubles format
Venue: NSR

10.00am - 3.00pm TENNIS FOOD & WINE FAIR - around the tennis action
Venue: NSR

12.00noon - 1.00pm LEXUS AUSTRALIAN PRO-CELEBRITY CHALLENGE - Finals
Venue: NSR
Tony Roche , Wally Masur , John Fitzgerald (Captain of Davis Cup team), Mark Edmondson, Allan Stone, Paul Kilderry, Mike Hay & Sandon Stolle

Guests will mingle and meet the stars...

Shannon Noll (Australian Idol), Jamie Durie (Star of Backyard Blitz and The Block), Layne Beachley (world surfing champion), Darren Middleton (Powderfinger), Kirk Pengilly (INXS), Guy Leech (Iron Man), Ian Ross (Seven National News), Mark Beretta (Seven's Sunrise), Steve Liebmann (Today Show Channel Nine), Justin Veivers (Seven Sunshine Coast News)

1.00pm - 2.00pm AUSTRALIAN CORPORATE TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS - Finals
Venue: NSR

3.00pm - 3.30pm 2004 AUSTRALIAN FESTIVAL OF TENNIS Awards Ceremony
- on court awards for all AFOT winners
Venue: NSR

3.30pm - 8.00pm CLOSING PARTY with live entertainment, featuring the
RICHARD CLAPTON BAND, overlapping the tennis action
Venue: NSR (ticketed event - $35 per head)

Venue Codes
NSR Noosa Springs Resort - Noosa Springs Drive, Noosa Heads, tel. 5440 3333.
NTCSB Noosa Tennis Club, Lot 2, Girraween Circuit, Sunshine Beach.
TTC Tewantin Tennis Club, Noosa District Sports Complex, off McKinnon Drive, Tewantin.

EVENT INFORMATION & ENQUIRIES:-
WWW.AFOT.COM.AU
1 800 2 NOOSA (1 800 2 66672)

NOTE: NO PUBLIC PARKING AT NOOSA SPRINGS ON SATURDAY 17 & SUNDAY 18 JULY.

PATRONS MAY DROP OFF PASSENGERS AT NOOSA SPRINGS GATES THEN PARK AT NOOSA JUNCTION CAR-PARK, COOYAR STREET AND CATCH THE FREE PUBLIC "TENNIS SHUTTLE" TO & FROM NOOSA SPRINGS.

Noosa Springs Resort is once again 'the place to be' as the successful Noosa Festival of Tennis returns as the Australian Festival of Tennis, officially sanctioned by Tennis Australia. In just three years the festival has risen to national event status attracting thousands of participants and spectators from around Australia to showcase everything great about Aussie tennis.

The Australian Festival of Tennis provides the opportunity for great business networking, social and competitive tennis and the chance to mix with celebrities and legends of the game. Jamie Durie and Guy Leech are confirmed to play in the Pro-Celebrity Challenge with tennis names Tony Roche, Wally Masur, Sandon Stolle and many others soon to be announced.

Proceeds from The Australian Festival of Tennis go to The Starlight Children's Foundation.

Starlight Children's Foundation aims to brighten the lives of seriously ill children and their families through the granting of wishes and the provision of entertainment in and out of hospitals throughout Australia.

When: 11 - 18 July 2004 see website for the programme schedule

Where: Noosa Springs Resort, Links Drive, Noosa Heads

How Much: see website for all costings

Contact Details:
Australian Festival of Tennis
1800 2 6672
www.AFOT.com.au

or

AUSTRALIAN FESTIVAL OF TENNIS MANAGEMENT TEAM
NEWK'S QLD
PO BOX 301
NOOSA HEADS QLD 4567 AUSTRALIA
PHONE 07 5455 3990
FAX 07 5455 3993
alex@newks.com.au

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Noosa Heads, Noosa Heads




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