Category Archive: Cricket scoreboards

Knackered. A day doing a cricket scoreboard

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As the batsman neared his century I hoped like hell I had the right score on the scoreboard… The call came on Friday arvo. Could I do the cricket scoreboard at Footscray’s home… Continue reading

Junction Oval, St Kilda re-visited, Victoria

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What will become of the 1956 scoreboard at the Junction Oval in St Kilda? The ground, also known as CitiPower Centre, is now the home of Cricket Victoria. The redevelopment included a new… Continue reading

Lawrie Emmins Reserve, Laverton, Victoria

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Cricket in Melbourne. In May. Call it dedication. Call it love of the game. Call it a big pre-season.  Call it a relief from the 365 day AFL hype machine. There’s a league… Continue reading

Meredith and Elaine, Victoria

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Meredith and Elaine are sisters. They grew up together near Geelong and live just a few kilometres from each other on the Geelong-Ballarat Road. Meredith is well-known for her music festivals. Elaine, the… Continue reading

Perth Stadium, Western Australia

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Interstate and overseas readers may be aware that WA has a new stadium. It’s been given a corporate naming rights name we won’t be using on this site. The new L-plate state government… Continue reading

Queen Elizabeth Oval, Bendigo, Victoria

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Top level footy and cricket (and probably other things) have been played at QEO since the 1890s.

White Hills, Victoria

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Richard Jones, who took this photo, tells us that White Hills is a northern suburb of Bendigo on the road to Echuca.

Nannup, cricket, Western Australia

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The Nannup Tigers are a small club but they made the preliminary final of the big and strong Busselton-Margaret River Cricket Association in the 2016/17 season.