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CV Club Capacity and Workforce Development Grants announced

Community Cricket Programs: On Common Ground continue to deliver directly to grassroots cricket as the Victorian Government, Cricket Victoria and Cricket Australia announce over $250,000 to grassroots cricket clubs across Victoria.

93 clubs will share in $250,000 worth of funding for projects such as new equipment for junior and female cricket teams, pitch upgrades, practice net repairs, rollers, mowers, pitch covers, first aid equipment, volunteer courses, shading and more.

Some clubs to benefit from the funding include; Epping Cricket Club who received $1580 for food handling courses and equipment for the female cricket teams, Kilmore Cricket Club received $5000 to upgrade their turf wicket, Yallourn North Cricket Club Received $1100 to purchase a new mower and Warranwood Cricket Club received $2591 to purchase junior equipment.

Rohan O'Neill, General Manager Game and Market Development of Cricket Victoria said, "It is pleasing to receive so many applications from clubs supporting the growth of junior cricket through entry level programs - in2CRICKET and T20Blast, Junior Formats and new junior girls' teams and competitions.

"More than two thirds of the grants awarded contribute to minor facilities upgrades and maintenance demonstrating the great work by club administrators to work with local councils on maintaining the quality and standard of cricket facilities".

Clubs will be able use the funds to develop their projects through 2018 and 2019.

To be notified of Cricket Victoria grants when they become available, subscribe to the CV club and association e-newsletter here.

A full list of successful clubs is available below.

CLUB

AMOUNT

PROJECT

Allansford Cricket Club

$4,000.00

Mower and roller covers

Altona North Cricket Club

$1,150.00

Equipment for juniors

Baden Powell Cricket Club

$1,786.49

Equipment for juniors/female

Balmoral Cricket Club

$1,489.00

Equipment for juniors and female, first aid training, volunteer training

Banyule Cricket Club

$4,000.00

Pitch replacement

Baxter Cricket Club

$725.00

Sight screens

Bayside Cricket Club

$4,640.00

Covers and helmets and equipment for juniors

Bears Lagoon Serpentine Cricket Club

$2,893.00

Pitch upgrade, equipment for juniors

Beaumaris Cricket Club

$1,694.00

Synthetic pitch upgrade

Benalla Bushrangers Cricket Club

$1,245.00

Drainage works

Bentleigh Cricket Club

$1,500.00

Equipment for females

Birregurra Cricket Club

$3,500.00

Synthetic wicket and concrete slab installation, equipment for juniors.

Blackheath Dimboola Cricket Club

$2,738.00

Concrete pitch installation, equipment for Juniors.

Brierly Christ Church Cricket Club

$4,600.00

Net upgrade

Brighton Union Cricket Club

$720.00

Rubber protection for practice nets

Brim-Kellalac Sheep Hills Cricket Club

$1,880.00

Net upgrade

Brunswick Cricket Club

$2,222.00

Synthetic wicket replacement

Buckley Ridges Cricket Club

$2,517.25

Concrete slab installation

Bulleen Templestowe Cricket Club

$1,876.00

Equipment for juniors

Bundalaguah Cricket Club

$2,200.00

Replace synthetic turf on training wickets

Bundoora United Cricket Club

$4,000.00

Pitch replacement

Buninyong Cricket Club

$5,000.00

Turf wicket replacement

Camberwell Magpies Junior Cricket Club

$1,500.00

Equipment for training.

Castlemaine United Cricket Club

$3,000.00

Equipment for Juniors; RSA and safe food handling courses

Clifton Hill Cricket Club

$1,000.00

Equipment for females

Coburg Cricket Club

$1,437.50

Equipment for females; new covers

Delatite Cricket Club

$1,000.00

New motor for roller

Dennis Cricket Club

$2,178.00

Net upgrade

Diamond Creek Cricket Club

$4,000.00

Pitch slab installation

Drouin Cricket Club

$1,427.28

2 Bowling machines

East Malvern-Tooronga Cricket Club

$4,000.00

Synthetic pitch covers and nets

Edinburgh Cricket Club

$5,000.00

3 portable synthetic wickets and equipment for juniors

Epping Cricket Club

$1,580.00

Food handling courses, equipment for females

Euroa Cricket Club

$1,536.00

Net upgrade

Eynesbury Cricket Club

$1,700.00

Portable marquee; 2 manual scoreboards

Fairfield Cricket Club

$1,000.00

Equipment for females

Glenroy Cricket Club

$3,075.00

Equipment upgrade

Golden Point Cricket Club

$750.00

Sight screens

Greensborough Cricket Club

$4,000.00

Centre wicket upgrade

Hampton United Cricket Club

$5,000.00

Net run-up extension

Heatherhill Cricket Club Inc.

$5,000.00

Bowling run-up extension; covers; equipment for juniors

Heidelberg West Cricket Club

$4,000.00

Synthetic wicket replacement; covers; storage cage

Hepburn Cricket Club

$2,550.00

Synthetic wicket replacement; Equipment for Juniors

Horsham Cricket Association

$727.00

Equipment for juniors

Keilor Sports Club

$4,191.00

Portable netting, equipment for juniors

Kew Cricket Club

$2,500.00

Covers

Kilmore Cricket Club

$5,000.00

Turf wicket upgrade

Kyabram Cricket Club

$2,475.00

Synthetic turf replacement in practice nets

Laharum Cricket Club

$2,150.00

Mower and equipment for females

Lara Cricket Club

$1,914.45

Covers

Lilydale Cricket Club

$1,180.00

Synthetic surface on main pitch

Longford Cricket Club

$5,000.00

Net upgrade

Maccabi Ajax Junior Cricket Club

$5,000.00

Portable nets and equipment for Juniors.

Mailor's Flat Cricket Club

$4,000.00

Pitch Replacement

Maryborough Cricket Club

$1,534.50

Turf wicket upgrade

Mentone Cricket Club

$1,451.00

Portable synthetic pitch

Mildura West Cricket Club

$5,000.00

Roller

Mirboo North Cricket Club

$3,630.00

Net upgrade

Morwell Cricket Club

$1,734.00

Turf upgrade

Mt Clear Cricket Club

$2,356.38

Mower; bowling machine

Mt Martha Cricket Club

$1,500.00

Net upgrade; bowling machine

Nar Nar Goon / Maryknoll Cricket Club

$2,050.00

Pitch replacement

Nerrena Cricket Club

$2,790.00

Synthetic surface upgrade; First Aid Courses; equipment for juniors

North Geelong Cricket Club

$2,750.00

Net upgrade

Northern Metropolitan Cricket Association

$4,140.00

Equipment for females

Nunawading Cricket Club

$4,807.21

Synthetic pitch upgrade; Level 2 coaching Courses; equipment for females

Nyora Cricket Club

$1,155.00

Synthetic pitch replacement

Pakenham Cricket Club

$2,500.00

Net upgrade

Parkdale Cricket Club

$3,341.50

Mower; covers and underlay

Parkdale United Cricket Club

$2,562.50

Turf wicket upgrade; mower and covers

Peninsula Old Boys Cricket Club

$2,000.00

Representative coaching courses; Equipment for females

Phillip Island District Cricket Club

$2,000.00

Sight screens

Point Cook Cricket Club Incorporated

$567.00

Net upgrade

Port Fairy Cricket Club

$2,683.30

Hard wicket replacement

Preston Baseballers Cricket Club

$629.00

Equipment for females

Queenscliff Cricket Club

$4,500.00

Concrete slab installation; synthetic pitch replacement

Richmond City Cricket Club

$380.00

Equipment for females

Richmond Union Cricket Club

$4,435.00

Net upgrade; Umpiring courses; bowling machine; equipment for juniors

Rutherglen United Cricket Club

$4,552.00

Synthetic pitch replacement; RSA/First aid courses

Spring Gully Cricket Club

$2,895.00

Pitch upgrade; net upgrade; balls

Surrey Hills Cricket Club

$4,050.00

Installation of 3 removable cabinets; Equipment for juniors

Templestowe Cricket Club

$1,708.74

Synthetic pitch replacement

Tongala Cricket Club

$675.00

New mower

Tootgarook Cricket Club

$2,500.00

Equipment for juniors and females

Trinity Willison Cricket Club

$2,860.00

Umpiring courses; equipment for juniors

Wangaratta District Cricket Association

$5,000.00

Upgrade indoor centre nets

Warrandyte Cricket Club

$3,200.00

Artificial turf extension; equipment for Females

Warranwood Cricket Club

$2,591.00

Sunshade marquee and equipment for juniors

Warrion Cricket Club

$5,000.00

Replace practice wickets

Woodend Cricket Club

$5,000.00

Net upgrade

Yallourn North Cricket Club

$1,100.00

New mower

Yarra Junction Cricket Club

$1,800.00

Net upgrade

Yarrawonga-Mulwala Cricket Club

$2,000.00

Net upgrade

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