03 January 2017   

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Stockland and Cricket Victoria are partnering to support participation in cricket and deliver great facilities in and around our communities.

Summer is here and along comes the perfect weather for cricket. 

Stockland and Cricket Victoria are teaming up to promote cricket and encourage healthy, active lifestyles in Melbourne communities this summer. The partnership will help bring the sport to Melbourne's growth corridors including Cloverton, celebrating cricket as a game for everyone regardless of cultural background, gender, age or ability.

Mike Davis, General Manager Residential for Victoria at Stockland, and Tony Dodemaide, Chief Executive Officer at Cricket Victoria, said they were excited to be working together to grow the number of people playing cricket throughout Melbourne.

“Stockland is thrilled to be teaming up with Cricket Victoria in this exciting new partnership,” Mr Davis said. 

“Our communities will be home to thousands of new families and each of them might have a budding cricketer keen to play,” he said.

“We are looking forward to helping deliver world-class sporting facilities at our new communities and we are keen to help our residents become engaged in community cricket and supporting their local clubs.”

Buyers at Cloverton may have the opportunity to play cricket with the stars as Stockland and Cricket Victoria celebrate their partnership at planned upcoming events. Check back soon for information on player appearances!

Our partnership with Stockland will give people in our newest communities access to fantastic cricket facilities and help grow participation in the sport. -Tony Dodemaide, Chief Executive Officer, Cricket Victoria