Australian Cricket Society

Archive for November, 2016

POSTED: 21/11/16 AUTHOR:

Wandering XI remains unbeaten at the Galt

Reinforced by the Ivanhoe cavalry the ACS Wandering XI completed their second win of the season by a comfortable margin over the VCA Umpires at Walter Galt Oval , home of the Kingston Hawthorn Hawks Batting first on a fine Premier standard wicket, the ACS made a slightly sticky start and were 3/38. But the […]

POSTED: 15/11/16 AUTHOR:

Scoresheet – Spring edition

The spring edition of scoresheet is out now and on the way in the post. Check out what you may have missed at our events or whats coming up. PAVILION 2016-17 PRIZE WINNERS First prize: Bushrangers signed bat (Terry Swingler) Book prizes: The Grade Cricketer (Tim Glennon); Against All Odds (James Moult), The Australian Cricket Digest […]

POSTED: 07/11/16 AUTHOR:

Vale Geoff Minster & Ron Mackley

Late last week we heard of the passing of Geoff Minster who was a wonderful servant and great contributor to the Australian Cricket Society . Geoff served two stints on the ACS committee from 2000 – 2010, first as merchandise officer during Richard Elvins term as president. His deft management during a difficult period was […]


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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