2017/18 Season commences 21st October 2017

For PDF version of the current CJCA Calendar 


This includes details of Junior CJCA competition dates, Trials and Representative dates.  This calendar will be updated regularly with more exact details of match venues as these are confirmed.

Last update as at 14 November 2017

A draw will be established for the Saturday during Labour Weekend & Show Weekend. Any teams unable to play during these weekends should contact the draw convenor, Mike Fisher at the Christchurch Metro Cricket Association on phone 281 8961 or 0272 860419 or email:

Pre season meeting for ALL Clubs and School Conveners and managers - 21st August 2017, Sydenham Cricket Club Pavilion, Brougham Street 7pm

First Saturday cricket - 21st October 2017

Nominations for Spring Tournament Trials will open in August 2017 -

Trials to be held on:

  • Sunday 29 October - Boys Yr 6, St Andrews Nets

  • Sunday 29 October - Boys Yr 7, Christchurch Boys High Nets

  • Tuesday 29 October - Girls Yrs 5 to 8, St Andrews Nets

  • Thursday 29 October - Boys Yr 8, Christchurch Boys High Nets

CJCA Spring Tournament   -  5, 12, 19 November (Venues - Yr 8 at Burnside CC & Elmwood park; Yr 7 at Warren Park, Yr 6 at Christchurch Boys High, Girls Hagley Corner (TBC). 

Selected teams will appear in the Representative section


Representative Matches - 

Teams to be selected from those playing in the Spring Tournament. Venues TBA

CJCA Representative Matches – 3rd / 10th & 17th December TBC

Last Club / School matches before Christmas -  16th December 2017

South Island Primary School's Cricket Tournament (SIPST): 8th to 12th January 2018 (in Nelson). Opening ceremony Sun 7th Jan. CJCA Red and Black teams (for 2017 school year 8 players) to compete. These teams are selected from the players taking part in the previous Spring Tournament.

Mandeville Tournament Year 6: (near Rangiora) 2 - 5 January 2018 - for 2017 school year 6 players - 'Development' teams from previous Spring Tournament, teams to compete with replacements from the Emerging teams where necessary.

Mandeville Tournament Year 7: (near Rangiora) 15 - 18 January 2018 - for 2017 school year 7 players -  'Development' teams from previous Spring Tournament,  teams to compete with replacements from the Emerging teams where necessary.

Girls South Island Tournament (6th one) - 24th to 26th January 2018 at Christchurch 

Season Recommences - All grades 3rd February 

Nominations for CJCA Summer Tournament Trials - Close from 5pm Tuesday 7th February.  If you need to nominate later than this then please contact Rob Wilkinson on

Trials to be held: 

BOYS - Sunday 11th February

Year 6 Christchurch Boys High Nets 10am, 11am and 12pm,

Year 7  Christchurch Boys High Nets 1pm, 2pm, 3pm

Year 8 - St Andrews Cricket Nets 12pm, 1pm and 2pm

GIRLS - Sunday 11th February

At St Andrews Cricket Nets 10am and 11am


Youth and Junior Cricket Awards Presentation - To include the awarding of the CJCA Jubilee Awards. February 2018 

CJCA Summer Tournament  TBC - Boys on February 18th, 25th and March 4th  (No rain Reserve) Venues TBC.

Invitation Matches - 18th March 2017 for Year 6, 7 & 8 teams selected from the Summer Tournament. (all TBC)

10.30am start unless indicated or agreed by the coaches

Last Club / School matches for season -  24th March 2018

CJCA AGM - 21st May 2018 - 7.30pm venue TBC,