Excited about Australia’s summer of cricket? Urban Street Cricket is for you.Modified rules, fast paced, one-hand, one bounce, six and out.
Urban Street Cricket will be offered at Flagstaff Gardens Sports Courts at lunchtimes. Get your team together and register today. Spaces are limited.
Teams can have any combination of female and male players.
Our games will run for approximately 40 minutes, with each player getting a bowl and bat.
Each batting pair will face a maximum of two overs, with each bowler also getting to bowl one over each. There are deductions for every out.
There will be one run awarded for each successful run, along with multiple points awarded for hitting the fences positioned around the pitch for bonus runs.
And of course, one hand one bounce, automatic wicket keeper and six and out applies!
Our season runs for 8 weeks, beginning the week commencing 28 August, plus finals. Once registrations are finalised, your weekly fixtures will be available under fixtures below.
Teams can have a maximum of six (6) players/team members for each game. Teams cannot take to the field with any less than four (4) players (if this is the case when batting, two players will each bat twice).
PLAYER INFORMATION PACK AND SPECTATOR CODE OF CONDUCT
Important information for players and spectators are contained in the following documents. Please read them carefully and contact the AMCS team if you have any questions
Urban Street Cricket Rules
Player and Spectator Code of Conduct
Flagstaff Gardens: Monday (Open)
309-311 William Street
West Melbourne VIC 3000
Flagstaff Gardens is an approximate 180 metre walk from Flagstaff Railway Station. Exit the Railway Station on La Trobe Street and head up William Street and into the gardens.
A number of trams run to and from the gardens. We recommend looking at the one of the following:
No. 58 (West Coburg to Toorak) stop 8
No. 24 (La Trobe St City to North Balwyn) stop 3
No. 30 (Bourke Street & Harbour Esplanade to St. Vincents Plaza) stop 3
Time permitting, Flagstaff Gardens is also accessible by foot.
From the Docklands
From the Docklands, the gardens are approximately 1.3km. This walk should take 15-20 minutes. Starting on Harbour Esplanade, head north up the Esplanade and turn right onto La Trobe Street. Walk 1km along La Trobe Street until you get to Flagstaff Gardens. The courts are on the Williams Street side of the gardens.
From Flinders Street Railway Station
From Flinders Street Railway Station, the gardens are approximately 1.6km. This walk should take between 17-23 minutes. From the station head north up Elizabeth Street for 900 metres and turn left on to La Trobe Street. From here walk approximately 500 metres and you will arrive at the start of the gardens. The courts are approximately another 100 metres away on the Williams Street side.
WHAT TO WEAR
Your team will be required to wear matching coloured singlets or t-shirts.
Please wear suitable footwear - bare feet and business shoes are not permitted.
WHAT TO BRING
If you need strapping tape, bring it along!
WHAT IS PROVIDED?
A Venue Manager/Referee, water/sports drinks, bats, helmets, balls and alternate bibs for all matches.
Team entries are available at $480 per team.
One of your team members is required to register your team and make payment in full. After this, all other team members are invited to access the registration platform and join the team at no cost to the individual. Each team member is required to go through this process before your team registration is finalised.
One of your team members is required to register your team and make payment in full. After this, all other team members are invited to access the registration platform and join the team at no cost to the individual. Each team member is required to go through this process before your team registration is finalised.Register here
Player's joining a register team at no cost Register here
The fixtures for Urban Street Cricket are available here
The results for Urban Street Cricket are available here