Members and spectators at Red Cliffs Lawn Tennis Club will be better protected from the dangers of ultraviolet (UV) radiation with extra shade to prevent deadly skin cancers, Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp announced.

Funds for the installation of shade sails were provided under the Victorian Government Community Shade Grant Program. 

Mark Gepp also acknowledged the financial contribution of Mildura Rural City Council in helping to bring shade to Red Cliffs Lawn Tennis Club.

Mr Gepp MP said “I congratulate the Red Cliffs Lawn Tennis Club and Club President Gavin Lynch on their outstanding advocacy in obtaining funding for their club.”

“Our shade grants are making a real difference to local communities and sporting clubs like the Red Cliffs Lawn Tennis Club.”