Strategic Plan

Key Strategies:

Retain current players and members

Provide training and pathways development

  • Provide subsidised umpire training to members
  • Provide subsidised MyCricket training to members
  • Continue to reward and award outstanding players via the annual awards night.
  • Provide training for coaches
  • Participate in the Junior and Senior Country Week events

    Attract new players

    Attract players from broader parts of the community to play cricket

  • Increase the number of females participating in the game.
  • Increase the number of culturally diverse males and females participating in the game.
  • Develop a community venue to enable members of the community to come and be involved with cricket in a central, open and culturally diverse arena.
  • Implement the Milo Into Cricket and T20 Blast programs to provide a format for younger players to enter the game.

    Increase the profile of cricket in our region

    Promote cricket via local media

  • Share local stories via MyCricket to The Guardian
  • Regularly produce Press Releases

    Attract High Level games to the region

    Support our volunteers and attract new volunteers

    Recognise and reward volunteers

  • Implement an outstanding volunteer award at the annual awards night
  • Implement an outstanding coach award at the annual awards night

    Govern the game

    Regularly review rules and bi-laws

  • Review and update rules and bi-laws annually with input from clubs.

    Manage player reports and clearances

  • Provide a streamlined and fair process for the reporting of players
  • Appoint a tribunal consisting of an un-biased panel to handle escalated conflicts
  • Manage player clearances between clubs via MyCricket

    Communicate regularly to clubs

  • Regularly communicate to clubs via email
  • Hold bi-monthly delegates meetings
  • Hold monthly Board meetings
  • Provide updates on the website, MyCricket and the Facebook page

    Maintain and develop relationships with key stakeholders including clubs, sponsors, media and affiliates

  • Act as the link between Cricket Victoria and clubs
  • Liaise with the Cricket Victoria regional representative and key staff as required
  • Provide regular updates to sponsors
  • Provide weekly input to local media as well as press releases when required

The Key Strategies above can be downloaded and printed here.