Nunawading Cricket Club – Junior Weekly Update

Hi everyone

With the AFL season long and truly forgotten, the sun starting to show its face and more daylight hours – we are just one week away from the start of our season!!

Club Supporter

McDonalds have been a great supporter of local sport for years. At Nunawading we are fortunate to have the support of McDonalds at Blackburn South (127 Canterbury Rd) and Forest Hill (Forest Hill Chase). These stores provided Nunawading CC with Achievement awards and Food vouchers last year – which our Milo Children greatly enjoyed. As you would all know, there are many healthy options available now as well. Additionally, for our older Juniors, casual employment options are often available – and I know from friends of mine who have their teenagers working at Blackburn South, not only is good payment received for their work – the training program provided, ensures many new skills are learnt!!

First matches:

Details of First matches are as follows:

Milo in2Cricket: Friday 13 October (6.15pm – 7.30pm).

Super 7s (Saturday) Saturday 14 October (8.30am start)

Super 7s (Sunday) Sunday 15 October (9.00am start)

Fast 9s (Sunday) Sunday 15 October (9.00am start)

U12, U14, U16, U18 Friday 13 October (5.00pm start)

Girls Team: Wednesday 18 October (5.00pm start)

Team Managers will be in touch next week, with specific details of matches!!

After matches, training and Milo on Friday 13 October, all families are encouraged to come up to our updated club rooms to enjoy a bite to eat, cold drink – and hear how our children performed!!

Super 7s and Fast 9s

For our Super 7s and Fast 9s Teams – I am still looking for parents (or our older Juniors who may want to add something to their resume – while passing on their knowledge of cricket to younger children) to more formally volunteer as follows:

Saturday Super 7s: 1-2 Coaches

Sunday Super 7s Team Manager

Sunday Fast 9s Team Manager

Season Launch

On Friday 20 October we will have our ‘Season Launch’. In addition to our normal Friday night activities, there will be some formal awards and presentations. It will be great to have as many people there as possible.

Thank You – Club Room updates!!

As mentioned, our club rooms have gone through a real update. Led by Jean-Paul Lefebure and Mark Richardson, last Friday saw the following people assist to help tidy, paint, clean our rooms!! Thanks to:

· AJ and Andy who installed our new speaker system.

· Mark Richardson

· Glen Mackie

· Peter & James Jessup

· Jean-Paul, Amanda, Jasmine & Harrison Lefebure

· Scott, Josh & Amy Millar

· Will, Tamara, Zac & Kaelan Scully

· Sumudu & Dulina Gunaratne

· Daniel & Claire Smith

· Dave Reynolds


Our Apparel order has arrived!! If you have ordered apparel, Derek Clark (our Apparel Manager) will be at Mahoneys Reserve on Tuesday and Wednesday evening next week (between 6.00pm and 6.30pm) for you to collect. If you are still to order apparel, please contact Derek at apparel.



About David Cowell

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