Elite cricket hub set for Wodongas Birallee Park
04 Apr 2018 Wangaratta Chronicle, Wangaratta VIC (General News) JACLYN Symes, MLC Northen Victoria, has unveiled a major $1.15million North East Country Cricket and Community Hub for Wodonga. Ms Symes joined Cricket Australia, Cricket Victoria, Cricket NSW, Wodonga Council and local cricket club officials to make the announcement which will see the establishment of the hub as a regionally significant venue to enhance club competition and development of programs for players, coaches and umpires, whilst accommodating regional administrative needs of cricket. The North East Country Cricket and Community Hub will see the construction of an indoor training centre with four pitches, unisex player change rooms and office accommodation for staff. Ms Symes said funding for this project included $500,000 from the Andrews Labor Government/ Cricket Australia/Cricket Victoria, $600,000 from Wodonga City Council and $50,000 from Cricket NSW. This amazing new facility at Biralee Park will make Wodonga the epicentre of cricket in North East Victoria, Ms Symes said This Andrews Labor Government, Wodonga Council, Cricket Australia, Cricket Victoria and Cricket NSW collaboration, will ensure the future growth of cricket in the North East region.Licensed by Copyright Agency. You may only copy or communicate this work with a licence.