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Junior Blasters

Souths Junior Cricket Club provides the Woolworths Cricket Blast - Junior Blasters program on Friday afternoons from 5.00 to 6.00 pm at the South Brisbane District Cricket Club, Venner Road, Fairfield.

Junior Blasters is the introductory-level program aimed at boys and girls aged five to seven, who haven’t played organised cricket before.
We request that parents of children aged five assist our coaches with the activities.

Junior Blasters involves a series of fun activities designed to teach children the basics of throwing, catching, bowling and batting.

The program is run by club volunteers and parent participation and assistance is very strongly encouraged.

Program schedule

Junior Blasters is run at Souths, an eight week program before Christmas (school term 4) and a seven week program after Christmas (school term 1).
Term 4 will focus on skill development and Term 1 will involve playing games to prepare children for moving up to the Master Blasters or Stage 1 cricket programs next season.

The pre-Christmas schedule will be:

  • Starts – Friday, 15 October 2021
  • Finish – Friday, 10 December 2021

 

Master Blasters and Junior Blasters will not be held next Friday afternoon, 29th October, due to the Public Holiday

 

The post-Christmas schedule will be:

  • Starts – Friday, 4 February 2022
  • Finish – Friday, 18 March 2022

Clothing and equipment

Registered participants receive a Junior Blasters pack, which contains a shirt and hat to wear. Otherwise, school uniform or club or other cricket shirts may be worn.
A hat, covered shoes and a water bottle are essential.

All equipment for the program is provided by the club.

Registration and fees

Visit our registration page for information on fees for 2021-22 season and to find out how to join the Junior Blasters program at Souths.

To register now follow the link below

 https://play.cricket.com.au/club/souths-junior-cricket-club

 

Wet weather

If Junior Blasters needs to be cancelled because of wet weather, a notification will be published on the home page of this website on the afternoon of training.
In the event of wet weather, there will be no make-up training sessions.

Further information

For further information about Junior Blasters, visit Cricket Australia's Junior Blasters website.