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Merv Hughes Nostalgia luncheon - 30th June 2017 Kelvin Club

Joining us for a fun look back into the career of champion former Victorian & Australian player Merv Hughes

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Christmas with Boycott - 27th December 2017 Kooyong LTC

Geoffrey Boycott OBE is a former Yorkshire and England cricketer. Controversial & funny don't miss out.

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19/05/17

Autumn 2017 Scoresheet

The new issue of Scoresheet, out long-running quarterly journal, is ready for viewing via download and this link: Highlights include news of our next major function speakers: our ambassador Merv Hughes on June 30 and the equally-legendary Geoff Boycott at our annual Christmas dinner on December 27. Our evergreen editor Doug Manning also shares stories […]

14/05/17

Christmas with Boycott

We are thrilled to announce our guest of honour for our Christmas dinner on Wednesday 27th December. Geoffrey Boycott OBE  is a former Yorkshire and England cricketer. In a prolific and sometimes controversial playing career from 1962 to 1986, Boycott established himself as one of England’s most successful opening batsmen. Boycott made his international debut […]

29/04/17

Fine year by Tess

Tess Flintoff, one of four ACS scholars at Bryce McGain’s Elite Cricket Academy See Video  has had a fine summer. She captained the Outer East Eagles at the Under 16 State Championships where she made 151 runs in 4 innings with a highest score of 50 not out at an average of 75. Tess also represented Victoria Metro in […]

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“Gatting has absolutely no idea what has happened to it ... he still doesn’t know!” – on Shane Warne’s Ball of the Century in 1993.

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The Australian Cricket Society was founded in 1967 by a group of cricket aficianados led by Melbourne lawyer Andrew Joseph. Along with founding President Radcliffe Grace, their vision was the creation of a fraternity of cricket lovers to celebrate and “repay the tremendous pleasure we receive from the game”.

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Ricky Ponting

After retiring from a career as one of the world’s best cricketers, Ricky has now joined the board of the Ponting Foundation. Off the field, since 2002 Ricky and his wife Rianna have raised in excess of $10 million to help young Australians and their families beat cancer. In 2008 Ricky and Rianna established the Ponting Foundation to provide focus to their fundraising efforts.

In 2012 Ricky was appointed as an Officer in the General Division of the Order of Australia (AO); not only for his extraordinary cricketing achievements, but also for his distinguished service to the community through the establishment of the Ponting Foundation.

We are honoured to have Ricky as our patron with the Australian Cricket Society

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