I was honoured to represent Cricket Victoria and be part of the Reconciliation Week Cricket Clinic at Bairnsdale West Primary School. I was joined by Victorian Imparja Cup Coach Stuart Clark and Team Captain Alex Kerr. Paul West does an inspiring job on behalf of both the school and Lucknow Cricket Club… Now that’s good cricketContinue reading “Reconciliation Week Cricket Clinic in Bairnsdale”
http://www.vuvox.com/collage_express/collage.swf?collageID=03eefd531a Slide show with a Ted Hayes voice over. I like the hats! Presented to the Compton Cricket Club by Urban Seed’s Chris Lacey for the Street Cricket leg of their Australian Tour earlier in the year! (pic below)
Took some pics of the Watjobaluk Dance Group from the Wimmera at Federation Square for The Long Walk build up to the “Dreamtime at the ‘G” AFL Game between Richmond and Essendon Football Club last Saturday Night. A highlight of The Long Walk 2011 was the introduction of the Koorioboree, a gathering of Indigenous dance groups fromContinue reading “The Long Walk ‘Koorieoberre’ 2011”
. What is your dream for you and your community?… This was the question asked as part of the Dream Box Project set up by ABC Open at the South West Victorian Ngootyoong Marr Aboriginal Health Expo, held on March 29, 2011. The expo was organised by South West Healthcare’s Warrnambool Community Health Aboriginal Health Promotion andContinue reading “CV Cricket Clinic @ Ngootyoong Marr Aboriginal Health Expo, Warnambool”
Pics from this years Labour Day, Johnny Mullagh XI vs. Glenelg XI at Harrow, Victoria. The game has been played more or less annually since it was initiated at the Bicentennial in 1988 in tribute of Australia’s First National Touring Sporting Team the 1868 Aboriginal Cricket Team from the South West Wimmera region… Lot ofContinue reading “Labour Day 2011 at Johnny Mullagh Oval, Harrow”
. “You might not like it, but it is the way of business. And if business has imposed its values on IPL, that’s only because it was invited, even entreated, to do so, in order that the maximum sums be extracted from the sale of franchises. Face it: the money changers aren’t in the temple,Continue reading “Gideon Haigh on IPL & T20”
The English Aussie establishment hung Ned Kelly but at least Cricket Victoria had the sense of cultural significance to name their team the ‘Bushrangers’ in recognition! “Such is Life!” Now the Irish are getting hung out to dry again! Rail against the International Cricket Council bureaucrats! Sign the petition to see the Fighting Irish get aContinue reading “Keep The World In The 2015 ‘World’ Cup!”
Just the most stunning bunch of photo’s around this years World Cup. Forget the superstars here are some ordinary people living the good cricket all round dream. I particularly love the emphasis on the religious… beautiful! Cricket passion – The Big Picture – Boston.com.
Just back from Afghanistan, my friend Simon Moyle from Urban Seed sent me this great Al Jazeera report on Afghan cricket – which features Raees Ahmadzai whom he met with in Kabul.