Senior Cricket

Competitions Overview

The table below shows the current senior cricket options on offer at Grafton this season.

Early Bird pricing is available until 30 September 2021.

When are games

Teams play in the Auckland Cricket Association competitions from October to March with a break over the Christmas and New Year period. There are multiple formats and grades including Premier Cricket, Two Day cricket, One Dayer and T20.

Training

Grafton has indoor and outdoor training facilities at Victoria Park and outdoor nets at Cox's Bay Reserve and Walker Park. Our premier squad trains on Tuesday and Thursday evenings, 3rd and 4th grade on Wednesday evenings.  Please contact our Club Captains for more information on premier and grade cricket at Grafton.

Grafton playing kit and the best cricket equipment in town

Grafton playing kit and a full range of cricket gear can be purchased online or in-store from our friends at Cricket Express Mt Eden.

Season calendar

See Key Season Dates for this season's information, the 2021/22 season starts 30 October 2021

Premier, Reserves and Grade Cricket

COMPETITION NOTES EARLY BIRD
SEASON
FEES
REGULAR     
SEASON
FEES
Prem & Reserves      Full season competition      $360 $385
Senior Grade Full season competition $310 $335
Students Full season competition $250 $275
Women Full season competition $250 $275

Presidents, One Day, T20 and Twilight Cricket

COMPETITION NOTES EARLY BIRD
SEASON
FEES
REGULAR     
SEASON
FEES
Presidents Full season competition - *
One Day Teams      Full season competition - $2,650
T20 Team Half season competitions      - $875
Twilight Season unconfirmed - *

* Please contact the club for more information

Payment of Registration Fees

All registration fees are to be paid prior to the start of the season. Early bird pricing is available until 30 September.

We do offer payment options for team payment and those wanting or needing to manage their cash flow; 3 payments over three months and all subs fully paid by Christmas.

A Typical Season

A "typical" senior cricket season looks a lot like this:

  • First game of the season for Premier Cricket - Labour Weekend
  • First game of the Season for all other senior grades - The first weekend after Labour Day
  • Last game pre Christmas for Premier, Reserves and Grade Cricket - The last Wednesday before Christmas
  • Last game pre Christmas for One Day and T20 grades - The last weekend before Christmas
  • First game post Christmas for all senior grades - The second or third weekend of the year*
  • Auckland Anniversary weekend - Premier and Reserves only
  • Waitangi weekend - sometimes yes, sometimes no
  • Last game of the season - The last weekend in March

*  Multiple variables affecting the start of the second half of the season including the number of weekends between Labour Weekend and Christmas and the number of weekends between the New Year and the end of March. 

Visit our Registration page to register for the coming season. If you need assistance please check out our Quick Guide or drop us an email