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One of only four real tennis clubs in Australia, Hobart’s is also the oldest, dating back to the building of the court in 1875 on the site of a former brewery. But what is real tennis? Step inside the heritage-listed sandstone building opposite St David’s Park to find out, and catch a game while you’re there.

Address: 45 Davey St, Hobart

Open: 10 am - 4 pm Saturday 9 November

Highlights: Real Tennis exhibition match, model of tennis court.

Building specs: Type: Sports Building. Year Built: 1875, 2002. Architects: Samuel Smith Travers, H20

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