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Ravensbourne Sporting Association Inc

Family friendly tennis etc.

Who we are

The Ravensbourne Sporting Association is an incorporated body associated with Tennis Queensland.

The RSA principally functions around the Ravensbourne Recreation Reserve 3217 Esk-Hampton Rd Ravensbourne Qld Map.

Annual membership of the association provides access to the tennis court facilities, and covers personal insurance while engaged in Sporting Association activities. Children of members need to be registered for insurance purposes.

Membership for 2017 is due on 1 January. Full membership - $85; Non-playing Associates - $20; Children - no fee; non-member playing fee - $5.

Non-members are always welcome to participate in Sporting Association activities such as community walks, sports days, fun run and tournaments.

For details contact John 07 4697 8051

Family friendly social tennis (Summer 2017-18) - Friday 5:30 pm (under lights) & Sunday 4 pm.

The RSA also conducts community events on the oval at the reserve such as the Fun Run to Beutel’s Lookout. We also have walks on local country roads and in the adjacent Ravensbourne National Park, Mount Perseverance Reserve and the Perseverance Creek Forestry Reserve. A Horse Ride and Camp-oven Dinner is being planned again. The nearby Lake Cressbrook provides opportunities for camping, fishing, canoeing and other lake side children’s recreation areas.


Ravensbourne Sporting Association – Sport and Recreational Living in a Range Top Atmosphere.

We thankfully acknowledge that the grounds are maintained by Toowoomba Regional Council.

An enclosure on the grounds is for the horses etc using the National Trail (refer to the National Trail website for details of use).

The historic Munro Tramway passes through this area. Munro Tramway Historical Group website for details.

The roadside area (outside the round log fence) is a popular over-night RV travelling stop with a TRC maintained toilet and roadside picnic table.

Call at the Hampton Information Centre for a great array of pamphlets and information.

Tennis courts are available for hire to non-members. Contact either Maree Taylor (07 4697 8152 or the Somervaille family (07 4697 8132) to make a booking.  Hire is $10/court/hour.  Non-members playing fee (host member responsible for collection) - $5/player/event.

Contact us

President: Maree Taylor
07 4697 8152 (leave message). This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.l

sack race
Sack Race



5:50 pm Sat 30 Sep 2017

Camp Fire Dinner with Entertainment by Amber Goldsmith
BYO Drinks & Chairs, to the Ravensbourne Recreation Reserve at 3217 Esk-Hampton Road, Ravensbourne, Qld Map.
Cost $20 per person, children under 10 free. RSVP 23rd September -Maree 4697 8152 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Community ‘Last Sunday of Month’ BBQ. 
End of month BBQ recommence in October.
Sunday Tennis will start from 4.00 pm with the end of month BBQ continuing on afterwards. As usual, bring your drinks, meat and a plate of something to share.

two riders
Horse ride 


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