Cricket Victoria is excited to host the first Women and Girls Cricket Forum, which will be held at the MCG on Saturday January 20th, ahead of the Rebel WBBL match between the Melbourne Stars v Melbourne Renegades.
Cricket Victoria, in partnership with VicHealth have developed Social Sixes, an exciting, fun and fresh new take on cricket, specifically designed to encourage female participation.
Cricket Victoria is pleased to announce the inaugural A Sport For All Awards - Victoria, to be held on March 21, 2018.
Cricket Victoria continues to focus on new junior cricket formats to instill a focus on enjoyment, participation, player retention and skill development.
Year 7 and 8 girls from across Victoria came together on November 27 for the Girls Leadership Forum hosted by Cricket Victoria at Melbourne Girls College.
Special Schools in Victoria were treated to a day on the MCG on Monday as part of Cricket Victoria's MCG Special School Gala Day.
Former Australian cricket captain Greg Chappell said the new junior formats that are being rolled out across the nation this summer are the result of the fun being "sucked out" of the kid's game.
Cricket Australia's Chief Executive Officer, James Sutherland, continued his week-long trek around Australia to promote National Play Cricket Week, today, after he participated in a junior cricket activity at Edinburgh Cricket Club in Melbourne, with giant cricket equipment.
Following the second round of the Growing Cricket for Girls Fund (GCGF), 129 clubs across Victoria have been successful in their applications and will share in $258,000 to help grow their female cricket programs.
Victorian cricket will again extend its reach to a wide cross-section of the community this season through several initiatives under Cricket Victoria's Harmony in Cricket philosophy.