Community Cricket Program

The $13.5 million Community Cricket Program is a state-wide competitive Victorian Government investment program that provides a range of grant opportunities across two funding streams.

  • Community Cricket Facilities
  • Metropolitan Cricket and Community Centres

Sporting Clubs within the Loddon Campaspe region are eligible to express their interest in the Community Cricket Facilities stream.

The types of projects that are eligible for support from this stream include:

  • Cricket training nets/facilities that are publicly accessible and may be multi-sport pavilion/clubroom developments with female friendly changerooms
  • Facilities on school land with confirmed community use
  • New and/or improved cricket pitches or sports field upgrades that increase capacity or safety
  • Irrigation and drainage upgrades that improve capacity or safety
  • Sports lighting that improves capacity and safety. Requests for replacement of lighting with LED lights are not eligible unless part of a new lighting installation.

Status: Open, closing 13 March 2020

Amount: Up to $100,000

Sporting Clubs cannot apply directly to this grant, but can fill out an Expression of Interest form to submit to their local council.

You can download the form here:

For more information please visit the Community Cricket Program website or contact Sport and Recreation Victoria on 1300 366 356 or email

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