All registrations are via the www.playcricket.com.au website.
In the top right corner there is a search field “Where can I play”, type Bulimba and hit enter. It will bring up the details of the Bulimba Cricket Club and the competitions available.
You will need to select whether you are playing a half season or a full season. The half season option is for kids who are playing in a school competition in term 1.
A half season is one term, a full season is both term 4 and term 1.
Our fees represent cricket as still being one of the best value sports on offer. You can register for a half season or full season. We offer a half season registration for those children who play school cricket in term 1.
If you have played cricket before you will have a MyCricket ID. This may have been emailed to you by the club. Previously registered players need to login through the Existing Participants panel with your MyCricket ID.
If you have not played cricket before and do not have a MyCricket ID you will need to login through the New Participants section.
If you are not sure of your existing MyCricketID, you can look for it by entering your name in MyCricket's Player Search.
All fees are to be paid online through the Cricket Australia website at the time of registration.
The Bulimba Cricket Club has a strict policy of No Pay, No Play – Players will not be covered for insurance purposes if they have not paid.
For families who may have difficulty meeting the fee payment, please contact the Club Registrar.
Registration fees cover insurance for games and training, field hire, all equipment and game balls. All players will also receive a club training shirt.
New players to the club will receive a "baggy blue" Bulimba cricket cap that can be worn at games and training.
Cricket pants, hats and a protective box can be purchased at most sports stores.
You can order a shirt a playing shirt when you register. You should then pay online, and the shirts will then be collected before the start of the season.
No – if your shirt from last year still fits it will be OK. But all players must wear a Bulimba Cricket Club playing shirt to games.
The cut-off date used to determine age group eligibility is the age your child is at 31st August.
Our club policy is that a child can only play up one age level unless they have received approval from the Director of Coaching.
When you register you will be asked to nominate another child that your child may like to play with. This is designed to help allocate players into teams. If you have already organised a team, email the team list with the proposed coach and manager to the Club Registrar.
Our registrations team will contact families as teams are put together. We make all efforts to have our teams finalised before training commences for that season.
Games are played on a Saturday morning starting at 8am.
Due to the growth in junior cricket, the EDJCA is likely to schedule games on a Saturday afternoon for some age groups. That will not be every week, but all teams will be expected to play one or two afternoon games in those age groups.
At the Bulimba Cricket Club nets and fields, 400 Lytton Rd, Morningside (next to Colmslie Pool). Regular attendance at training is expected of ALL players.
Training commences generally in early September, the team coach will advise their players when and on what day training commences.
Training times may vary based on availability of coaches and facilities. However, all Under 9 teams train on Thursday 4.00 - 5.30pm
Always assume that games and training are ON unless otherwise advised.
All weather updates for training and games will be made via Facebook and Twitter – please ‘like’ Bulimba Cricket Club on Facebook and follow us on twitter to stay up to date with the club. Your coach/manager may email you directly, so please make sure your contact details are up to date.
The Bulimba Cricket Club is run and managed by volunteers, and the involvement of its volunteers is a key part to the success of the club. Getting more than 300 kids onto the field each week involves many different tasks, and so there are always areas that you can help. Email the club president - firstname.lastname@example.org or the club secretary - email@example.com if you would like to be involved in this great club!
Being involved in your child’s team, as coach or manager, is immensely rewarding.
We give our coaches a lot of support. We constantly strive to help our coaches build a culture in which our players will learn and improve. The club will help you to become an accredited coach with Cricket Australia, giving access to a large number of coaching videos and other materials. We run coach the coach sessions through the season. Every coach and manager receives a club shirt and cap.
Coaches are responsible for training and game day preparation, and play a critical role in the enjoyment and success of our players. Kids love it when their parents take an active role in their sport so please consider taking on one of these vital roles in your team.
We strongly recommend that coaches and managers are Blue Card accredited, of which is no cost to the coach/manager or the club.
Our website www.bulimbacricket.com.au has information specific to each age group, including competition rules, draw information and club policies.