Table tennis

Table tennis

Table tennis is a popular sport in which either two or four players hit a lightweight ball back and forth across a table over a net using a small bat.

Tip

Keep your eye on the ball.

Benefits

  • Increased hand-eye coordination
  • Increased cardio fitness
  • Make new friends

Equipment

To play table tennis you need comfortable shoes and clothing. Most clubs and venues provide balls and bats.

Seasons / typical registration periods

Club registration usually occurs in January to March. Check with your local club for exact registration dates.

Approximate participation costs

Table tennis is a very affordable sport, with casual court hire from $2 and social membership starting from a little as $20. Check with your local club for membership levels and their associated prices.

Table tennis organisations

Table tennis Australia by state

Social media

Facebook

@TableTennisAustralia

Twitter

@TableTennisAus

YouTube

Table Tennis Australia

Similar options

Badminton, tennis and squash.