The Mulgrave Cricket Club were delighted to host the formal opening of Mulgrave Reserve's brand-new Cricket Training Facility on 27th March 2024. We were delighted to welcome the recently elected State Member for Mulgrave, Eden Foster MP representing the Minister for Community Sport to officially open the facility.
The 2023/24 Round 5 Wright Shield match between Ashburton Willows CC and Mulgrave CC was chosen as the occasion for the annual Carey-Flintoff Cup event. We took the opportunity to enhance the already great day with the addition of Pink Stumps Day activities this year centered around a match day Luncheon.
The committee of the Mulgrave Cricket Club are delighted to advise that the City of Monash (CoM) have now awarded the tender for a Major Cricket Net Redevelopment for Mulgrave Reserve. The project has now commenced and is expected to be completed September 30.
On Friday 10th March 2023 the tenant clubs of Mulgrave Reserve welcomed The Premier, The Hon. Daniel Andrews MP (in his capacity as the local member) and representatives from the City of Monash including Mayor Tina Samardzija, Councillors Cr Shane McCluskey-Mulgrave Ward and Cr Theo Zographos-Oakleigh Ward, for the official re-opening of the sports pavilion following completion of its major redevelopment.
On Friday 3rd March 2023 the Mulgrave Cricket Club marked the reunion for our 2002/03 Premiership sides from Dunston and B-Turf (1st + 2nd XI) teams. This was the first of our five successive Dunstan Shield grand final wins - a feat that has never been replicated in the history of the competition. It was a wonderful to have many of the participating players in attendance along with members past and present to both celebrate and reminisce about the events that unfolded during that historical season of our most successful era ever.
The 2022/23 season end has been celebrated with the holding of the Senior Awards Presentation Ceremony on Saturday 25th March. With four out of five senior teams making the finals there was a great deal to celebrate in addition to the individual achievements in 2022/23.
The 2021/22 Round 13 Wright Shield match between Mulgrave CC and Ashburton CC was chosen as an opportunity to re-boot a great tradition. In celebration of two of the clubs greatest ever players - Cam Carey (Ashburton) and David Flintoff (Mulgrave) - the two long-time rival clubs have been contesting an annual match for a piece of silverware named in their honor since 2013/14.
The 2021/22 season end has been celebrated in grand style with the holding of a gala dinner for the Senior Awards Ceremony on Saturday 9th April. With four out of six senior teams making the finals there was a great deal to celebrate in addition to the individual achievements in 2021/22.
In May 2022 MCC have made an important investment to purchase a new defibrillator to replace the old, out of date device. The modern AED's (automated external defibrillator) are especially designed for use in public areas and packaged inside a lightweight and easy-to-operate system. The device is used to help people having cardiac arrest.