2017/18 Season commences 21st October 2017

For PDF version of the current CJCA Calendar  will be placed here mid-Winter 2017


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 12 July 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 - September 2017, Elmwood Club, Heaton Street 7pm

First Saturday cricket - 21st October 2017

Nominations for Spring Tournament Trials will open in August 2017 -

Trials to be held on:

  • Sunday TBC October - Boys Yr 6, 

  • Sunday TBC October - Boys Yr 7,

  • Tuesday TBC October - Girls Yrs 5 to 8, 

  • Thursday TBC October - Boys Yr 8, 

  • Venues TBC

CJCA Spring Tournament   -  5, 12, 19 November (Venues - Yr 8 at TBC; Yr 7 at TBD Yr 6 at TBC, Girls 12th and 19th November 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 Wednesday 8th February.  If you need to nominate later than this then please contact Rob Wilkinson on

Trials to be held: 

BOYS - Sunday 11th February, at venues TBC

GIRLS - Sunday 11th February at Burnside West University Cricket Grounds


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

CJCA Summer Tournament  TBC - Boys on February 25th and March 4th & 11th  (No rain Reserve) Venues TBC.

Girls Tournament March 4th & 11th at Hospital Corner / Polo.

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,