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Introducing Woolworths Cricket Blast
Date of Event : Tue Aug 7, 2018 1:03PM

Woolworths Cricket Blast is a fun and fast program for kids of all abilities to learn the skills and play Australia’s favourite sport.

Buzzing with the energy of big bash cricket, Woolworths Cricket Blast teaches kids how to bat, bowl, field and catch —all while making new friends.

Junior Blasters ($100 - Participants receive a cap, personalised shirt, ball and cricket bat)
Ages 5-7  
Sessions run for 60min / minimum 6 week program

Junior Blasters is for kids new to cricket with participants building their skills through fun, game based activities. The games are designed for small groups to ensure every child gets a go, allowing them to test and learn new skills. When they have mastered the basics they will be ready to graduate to Master Blasters where they can play modified games of cricket.

•  Learn new skills including catching, throwing and teamwork
•  Make new friends or organise a group to learn together
•  Wear the colours of your favourite big bash heroes in a personalised t-shirt 
•  All equipment supplied, parents join in the fun.

Find your local Junior Blasters Squad at and enter your postcode or suburb. 


Master Blasters ($125 - Participants receive a cap and club shirt) 
Ages 7-10  
Sessions run for 90min / 8 week program

Master Blasters is a super fun, social, safe, cricket program for boys and girls aged seven to 10. The program is much shorter than traditional cricket, with a maximum of 90 minutes playing time. All the equipment is supplied and the games take place at the same venue each week, at a local cricket club or community centre.

•  For kids with basic cricket skills
•  Every kid gets a chance to bat, bowl and field
•  Wear the colours of your favourite big bash heroes with your choice of a coloured player cap and also receive a playing shirt from your local cricket club.  
•  Make new friends or organise a group to play together
•  All equipment supplied, parents join the fun

Join the Master Blasters Team with midweek sessions starting commencing the week starting 22nd October at:

Monday - No 1 Sportsground 5.30 - 7pm

Wednesday - Ford Oval Lambton 6 - 7.30pm AND  Ferodale Oval, Medowie 5.30 - 7pm

Thursday - John Street Oval, Warners Bay 5.30 - 7pm

Friday - Ron Hill Oval, Toronto 5 - 6.30pm

Sign up now to get your Blasters pack. Register at and enter your postcode or suburb. 

Woolworths Cricket Blast is the Official Kids Program of Cricket Australia.



Last updated: Tuesday August 7, 2018 2:24PM
Author: Sharyn Beck