AUCC Director of Coaching / Men's Premier Coach

AUCC is pleased to announce that Hayden Gardner has been appointed as our Director of Coaching/Men’s Premier and Premier Reserve coach for the 2017-18 season.

Hayden, a NZC Level 3 Coach, has over 15 years’ experience in high performance coaching and development of junior age group representatives to Premier Men’s Cricket, with both domestic and international players.

Hayden has held a similar role with the Howick Pakuranga Cricket Club over the last three seasons and has previously held coaching roles such as Auckland U19 Assistant Coach and Manager Auckland U17 Head Coach, Auckland Age Group Representative Selector &Talent ID Scout, and Manukau District High Performance coach.

Hayden has 15 years involvement in Club cricket and brings with him a wealth of knowledge of and experience with Junior and Senior cricket alike.  Hayden is looking forward to his new role, and AUCC looks forward to welcoming him to our Club.

Pre-season Training Academies for our Junior grades starting soon 

Our Pre-season Academies for all AUCC Members going into junior grades from Year 3 to Year 9/10 for the 17-18 season start in the week commencing 24th July,  Bookings for all grades are now open and all 16-17 players have been emailed with the specific details for their grade. Bookings can be made by reply to that email, which will be re-sent by clicking here.

AUCC Annual General Meeting - 2017

The Annual General Meeting of the Auckland University Cricket Club was held on Wednesday 21st June 2017. The Board of Management for the 2017-18 season was elected and the Board Members can be seen on the "Contact" link above.

The 2017 Annual Report can be seen here and the minutes of the AGM will be published here shortly.

Congratulations to our players who were awarded AUCC Club Trpohies for the 2016-17 season

The full list of Club Trophy winners can be seen here - congratulations to all recipients.
In particular to Nick Hall and Jordan Service whose partnership of 187 for our Senior C team v. Suburbs New Lynn on 21st January was the highest recorded in the Senior club, thereby earning them the Centennial Bails.

Congratulations to our teams who won their ACA grade in 2016-17

Girls U10 CPS Demons
Year 7 Hurricanes
Senior Men's 1-Day 3B Rangers
Senior Men's 1-Day 3A Kashmir XI
Women's Premier - T20 Competition

Congratulations to our players who won ACA Individual Awards in 2016-17

Anna Peterson - Best Women's Premier Grade Fielder (Cliffe Cup) 
Katie Gurrey - Most runs in Women's Premier Grade (Nessie Hammond Cup)

NZ Cricket Helmet Policy

NZ Crcket has issued it's policy regarding wearing of helmets which can be seen here .  Note that this polciy will be compulsory for all cricket in New Zealand from the 2017-18 season.

AUCC Indoor Net Facility

For the background on our Indoor Net Facility click here 

AUCC Playing Shirt

Look sharp for the new season!

Our "performance shirt" specifically designed for cricket and and some of its features are:

  • Embroided Club logo
  • Raglan sleeve for easy movement.
  • Moisture management technology swiftly removes perspiration to assist in body temperature regulation for increased comfort
  • Mesh inserts allow for additional ventilation, moisture evaporation and cooling

It can be purchased from Players Sports who are our Club Apparel and Cricket Gear Supplier. You can buy the new shirt either in store at Melrose Street, Newmarket, or order onlineClick here for the link.

There was a two-season period where members can wear either the new shirt or their current shirt - so the new shirt is now compulsory for the 2017-18 season.

Click here to watch a Players Sports promotional clip.


Check out Players Sports - our Equipment & Apparel Sponsor

Our sponsors and club shop Players Sports have all the latest cricket gear from Kookaburra, and the other big brands, available now in store and online with free delivery to all members. Be sure to visit the shop at 14 Melrose St, Newmarket or view the extensive product offering online at Use the promo code “AUCC” when shopping online, or make yourself known as AUCC in store, to receive a minimum of 10% off all cricket equipment. Players Sports are the exclusive stockist of all AUCC merchandise including the official club shirt and cap. This year we also have a new club training tee, jacket and hoodie launching very soon! Please shop with Players Sports and support the club – every dollar spent either in store or online benefits us all.  

Players Sports

14 Melrose St, Newmarket (easy parking).

Call free: 0800-522-817

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Colin Maiden Park - the future

Wednesday 18th December 2013 will go into our Club's history book as a hugely significant day - the day that our home at Colin Maiden Park was secured.  See the press release from Auckland Council and the statement from the Vice-Chancellor of Auckland University.

ICC Cricket 360 came to AUCC!!

Click here to view the segment

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