CorriLee Foundation’s held a variety of events in honour of Lew Hoad. The events were held from November 2016 to February 2017.

Morning Tea with Jenny Hoad at Trumper Park

CorriLee Foundation held a morning tea on what would have been Lew’s birthday November 23 with Jenny and Jane Hoad at Sydney’s Trumper Park Tennis Centre with SBS’s Anton Enus, Lesley Bowrey, Kerryn Pratt & John Alexander.

A Kooyong Luncheon with Jenny Hoad

Raising money for the Federation Cup Foundation & Fight Cancer Foundation (formerly the Lew Hoad Leukaemia Wing)

Jenny was interviewed by the wonderful tennis commentator Kerryn Pratt. Jenny and Jane Hoad and the CorriLee Foundation were guests of the Newcombe Medal at the Palladium Ballroom at Melbourne’s Crown Entertainment Complex.

Special guests included:

  • Evonne Goolagong Cawley
  • Lesley Bowrey
  • Alicia Molik
  • Nicole Pratt
  • Arina Rodionova
  • Storm Sanders
  • Dasha Gavrilova
  • Russell Barlow
  • Amanda Tobin
  • Judy Dalton
  • Thea Fraser
  • Janet Young
  • Cedric Mason
  • Kooyong’s CEO Chris Brown
  • the great Frank Sedgeman.

A tribute to Lew Hoad during the Apia International

The CorriLee Foundation & Joanne Sippel, Tennis NSW held the Ken Rosewall Dinner in support of the Australian Tennis Museum and The Australian Leukaemia Foundation.

Special guest speakers Mark Philipoussis, Jenny Hoad, Rod Laver and of course Ken Rosewall.