TCAV Board

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211, 2016

Thank you to Craig Miller

By |November 2nd, 2016|General News, TCAV Board|0 Comments

The TCAV Board would like to thank Craig Miller for his service to the Board. Craig’s good nature, wisdom, and lateral thinking we’re very valuable in helping the TCAV cause to continue to move forward.
We wish Craig all the best in his many endeavors.

2810, 2016

A message from the President

By |October 28th, 2016|General News, Awards, TCAV Board|0 Comments

Hello my fellow TCAV members.
I am honored to have been re-elected President at our recent 2016 TCAV AGM.
I have attached above my Presidents report for 2015/16 and hope to add more value in the ensuing year.
I thank those in attendance at the AGM for awarding me Life Membership.
I am very humbled to follow in the footsteps of many of my mentors, and it is greatly appreciated.
Board members Tim Connelly, Robert Peterson and Richard Bruce-Smith were all re-elected for a further 2 year term.
Craig Miller opted to stand down from the Board this year after completing his 2 year term […]

1610, 2015

Our President announced finalist at Newcombe Medal Australian Tennis Awards

By |October 16th, 2015|Awards, TCAV Board|0 Comments

Congratulations to Julie Fidler for her successful nomination having just been announced a finalist at this year’s Newcombe Medal to be held at Crown Casino. Julie has been shortlisted in arguably the most important category of Volunteer Achievement. To read and witness Julie’s history as a volunteer is breathtaking and she would be a most deserving winner.

On behalf of all TCAV members and the coaching industry we wish Julie ultimate success on the night.

1506, 2015

USPTA Partners with Tennis Coaches Australia – Victoria

By |June 15th, 2015|General News, TCAV Board, Members|0 Comments


USPTA Partners with Tennis Coaches Australia-Victoria
Associations to work together to provide educational resources to tennis-teaching professionals

HOUSTON – In an effort to expand its international reach, the United States Professional Tennis Association (USPTA) has partnered with Tennis Coaches Australia – Victoria (TCAV) in an effort to provide additional resources and promotion to tennis-teaching professionals, as announced on Tuesday.

Both associations will work together to exchange information on education, best practices and management for their respective memberships.

“USPTA has always welcomed international tennis-teaching professionals into our organization, and this partnership will allow us to offer our services and benefits to those teaching pros in […]

904, 2015

Ian Occleshaw sadly passes

By |April 9th, 2015|Uncategorized, General News, History, Awards, Where Are They Now, Tributes, TCAV Board, Members|0 Comments

It is with great sadness that we must announce that TCAV Legend Mr. Ian Occleshaw passed peacefully 0n March 29th.

The funeral was held in the Boyd Chapel on April 1 at the Springvale crematorium. It was a beautiful service attended by family, friends, and broad representation from across the tennis community. Our hearts, thoughts, and best wishes go out to Marie and family.

Ian affectionately known to all as “OCC” or “Mr Occ” was the most influential tennis figure in Victoria for over 50 years. His profile can be viewed on this site however Ian’s achievements are well known. He, together […]

312, 2014

Fred Murphy honoured.

By |December 3rd, 2014|Uncategorized, General News, History, Awards, Where Are They Now, Tributes, TCAV Board|0 Comments

Former TCAV Board Member and Kooyong Committee member Fred Murphy was honoured by Tennis Victoria with a Service Award at the TCAV Awards night recently. Fred unfortunately passed away a couple of years ago so the TCAV and TV were delighted to have Fred’s daughter Alison accept the award from Tennis Victoria Executive Manger of Community Tennis Belinda Kleverlaan. Alison expressed how tennis was such a huge part of Fred’s life and this was no surprise to 100 or so guests who shared in or benefitted from many of Fred’s experiences and enormous contribution to tennis.

Mos of the original TCAV […]

1509, 2014

TCAV Presidents Report Aug14

By |September 15th, 2014|TCAV Board, Members|0 Comments

View the TCAV Presidents Report for August 2014.

1009, 2014

Welcome to Craig Miller our new TCAV Board Member.

By |September 10th, 2014|TCAV Board, Members|0 Comments

The TCAV Board of Management is delighted to welcome Craig Miller. We also wish to thank Pete Jedrys for his excellent service and passionate contribution to the Board. We will miss you Pete and hope to see you back in the future.

Craig comes well credentialed as follows:


· Former Australian Junior Singles and Doubles Champion. (1980)

· Ranked Number One Australian Junior. (1980)

· Ranked Four World Junior. (1980)

· Former Top 100 Singles and Top 35 Doubles ATP.

· Member of Australia’s only winning Galea Cup Team. (Equivalent of Under 20 Davis Cup)

· Semi-Finalist Australian Open Doubles. Winner of 4 Doubles Tour Events

. Director […]