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 6 December 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 Polo Grounds. 

Selected teams will appear in the Representative section

Inter Districts 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 76h February.  If you need to nominate later than this then please contact Rob Wilkinson on

Trials to be held: 


Year 6 (these are Boys who started the Cricket Season as Year 5's but are now Year 6 at School)- 11th February 12noon, 1pm & 2pm - St Andrews College Nets

Year 7 - 11th February 10am, 11am & 12noon - Christchurch Boys High Nets

Year 8 - 11th February 1pm, 2pm & 3pm - Christchurch Boys High Nets


Years 5/6 - 11th February 10am - St Andrews College Nets

Years 7/8 - 11th February 11am - St Andrews College Nets


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

CJCA Summer Tournament  - 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,