Visiting the Victorian Croquet Centre
The Victorian Croquet Centre, our headquarters, is the perfect venue for
your event. It is available for hire to
Corporations, Businesses, Community Groups, Individuals and Family Groups
for events with or without croquet.
The purpose-built facility in Cairnlea, in the western suburbs of Melbourne,
features 12 full size courts and a state-of-the-art pavilion. The
function area seats 200, with a licensed bar and a commercial kitchen, and
overlooks manicured grass courts.
Enquiries and bookings: (03)
8361 8887 or by email
There are plenty of places to stay nearby. Here are some accommodation suggestions.
Here is a map [google.com] of all the clubs in Victoria.
To find and contact a club near you, use the Club Finder
Putting Croquet in the Picture
We are looking for inventive and interesting short videos publicising croquet.
All clubs are invited to submit entries.
For more information see the Video Competition page.
We are recruiting a Publicity Officer for the upcoming Golf Croquet World Championships.
For more information see the Publicity Officer page.
The winning Victorian team:
John van der Touw, Trish Watts, Lester Hughes, Gail Hopkins, Anne Quinn,
Wendy Dickson (captain), Jim Saunders, Terry Hopkins.
WCF Golf Croquet World Championships
Victoria is hosting the Golf Croquet World Championships in February and March next year.
As well as the Main Event, the program also includes
a Qualifying Event, the Under 21 GC World Championship, and the Ramsis Cup.
Merchandise is available for pre-order on the Event Website
along with information about the venues and some accommodation suggestions.
Belmont players dominate Victorian GC Handicap titles
There was fine weather and enthusiasm for the annual Victoria GC Handicap Doubles and Singles championships, held on 2 - 4 December.
The doubles were contested on Friday 2 December and the singles over the weekend.
Competitive season in the AC Metro Pennant
There were three divisions in this season's AC Metro Pennant: handicaps -1 to 8, with 4 teams, handicaps 9-14 also with 4 teams, and handicaps 16-20 with no less than 8 teams.
Summer weather for Gippsland GC Pennant finals
Beautiful summer weather set the scene for the final of Gippsland Golf Croquet Pennant which was held at the Morwell Croquet Club on Thursday 1 December.
With clubs in Gippsland spread out over such a vast area, pennant competition is divided into east and west with the winners of each section playing off for bragging rights.
Drysdale players compete for Burroughs Trophy
On consecutive Tuesdays, 22 and 29 November, Drysdale held its annual tournament, the ‘Burroughs Trophy’.
The ‘Burroughs’ is a singles competition and this year there were twelve entrants - our best ever.
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