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Association Croquet - Events Program for Adelaide

The Events program for the series of Association Croquet events -

  • Gold Medal
  • Men's and Women's Singles
  • Eire Cup

is now available by clicking this link.

2018 Association Croquet Patron's Trophy - Wynnum Croquet Club

The AC Patron's Trophy will be held at the Wynnum Croquet Club from Saturday 9 to Monday 11 June 2018.

The flyer for the event may be viewed by clicking here.

Entries may be made on the entry form or via the on-line entry form on the tournaments page of this website.

Entries for the event close on 31 May.

Golf Croquet Open Doubles and Singles - Cairnlea

The 2018 Golf Croquet Open Doubles and Singles will be held at Cairnlea from 5 to 13 May.

Doubles - Saturday 5 to Tuesday 8 May

Singles - Wednesday 9 to Sunday 13 May

The singles flyer may be viewed by clicking here while details of the doubles may be viewed by clicking here.

Entries for the Open's Doubles and Open Singles or via the on-line entry form on the tournaments page of this website.

Entries close 19 April 2018.

Over 50s GC World Championship - Egypt - Expressions of Interest

The World Croquet Federation Over 50s Golf Croquet World Championships will be held in Egypt in October 2018. There will only be 48 places to be filled.

We must nominate Australian Players by late March.

If you would like to compete then please send an expression of interest NOW to Croquet Australia.

Expressions of interest must be received by 15 March and late expressions will not be considered.

in your expression of interest , you should indicate whether you are interested in a ranking spot, a member spot or a wildcard. Players may put in an expression of interest for all three placements.

If they are nominating for a wildcard, then a brief resume of attributes should be presented - the criteria will be for either exceptional talented players or country equalisation.

The first day of the event is when you are required to be 50 , so current 49 year olds can still nominate as long as their birthday is before the first day of play.

AC World Championships, Wellington NZ

Well done to the Australian players that competed in the recent WCF AC World Championships in Wellington, New Zealand. In particular, Simon Hockey and Edward Wilson for making it to the last eight in the main knock-out, and to Greg Fletcher on winning the Shield Event

2018 Annual General Meeting of ACA

The 2018 Annual General Meeting of the Australian Croquet Association will be held in Adelaide on Monday 26 March at 9.30am.

The meeting will be held at the SA headquarters of Croquet SA at Hutt Rd Adelaide.

Nominations for the 3 vacated Board positions must be made on the 2018 Board Nomination Form. Nominations may only be submitted by financial members of a state Croquet Association and the nominator must be an official of a State Association. Nominations close on Thursday 8 February.

Australian Under 21 Edward Wilson wins NZ Open

Congratulations to Edward Wilson on winning the NZ Open in Christchurch yesterday!

On the way to the title, he had to defeat three current NZ Mac players, one of which was the defending NZ Open Champion.

And then in the final, Edward defeated the current World Champion in straight games!

Golf Croquet Under 21 Championships - Program

The Golf Croquet Under 21 Championships will be conducted at Sandy Bay Croquet Club from 20 to 22 January 2018.

The program for the event can be accessed here.

Association Croquet Gold Medal, Men's and Women's Singles and Eire Cup.

The 3 events -

  • Gold Medal (14 to 16 March)
  • Men's and Women's Singles (17 to 20 March)
  • Eire Cup (21 to 25 March)

will be conducted in South Australia at the Croquet SA headquarters in the South Parklands on Hutt Rd and at various clubs around Adelaide.

Entries for the the Men's Singles and Women's Singles may now be made via the on-line entry forms (also available on the Tournaments page).

The flyer for the event may be viewed by clicking here.

Entries close on 22 February 2018.

Trans Tasman Team announcement

Croquet Australia is pleased to advise the following players have been selected to represent Australia in the Trans-Tasman competition at the Wynnum CC, Queensland from 23 to 28 April 2018.

  • Greg Fletcher (captain)
  • Robert Fletcher
  • Malcolm Fletcher
  • Stephen Forster
  • Edward Wilson (reserve)

  • Alison Sharpe

  • Claire Bassett
  • Rosemary Landrebe
  • Alix Verge
  • Jannine Hawker (reserve)
  • Fleur Brockway (reserve)

We wish the Team well in the contest.