Code of conduct

Remember that children play tennis for fun. To ensure a safe and enjoyable environment, all players, parents/guardians and spectators are expected to follow these guidelines:

Commitment to Child Safety

  • Heathmont Parker Reserve Tennis club is committed to child safety and the welfare of all children at the club is our priority. This includes both members, visitors and siblings.

  • Child abuse can take a broad range of forms including physical abuse, sexual abuse, emotional or psychological abuse and neglect.

  • The club encourages children to express their views about their safety.

  • All members of the club have a role and responsibility in ensuring the safety of all children attending the club. This can be achieved by:

    • Acting in a manner that enhances the safety of all children;
    • Appropriately act on any concerns raised;
    • Understand and follow all applicable laws (including reporting and management of child safety);
    • Any concerns can be directed to any member of the tennis committee for further attention.