Due to the demand and interest in the competition Cricket ACT has extended the closing date for the 2017 Canberra Park Kookaburra Cup until the 6th of September 2017. Tournament sponsor Canberra Park has also announced further discounted rates for tournament participants, offering a 50% discount on the rates previously offered.
The competition is set to be held from Wednesday, 4th of October through until Friday, 6th of October, the cost of entry for each team is $830 inc GST. To register for the 2017 Canberra Park Kookaburra Cup, follow the link provided: http://playcricket.com.au/club-finder/club-details?id=29219
Canberra Park is the naming rights sponsor of the tournament in 2017, providing an innovative accommodation solution for groups looking to participate in the tournament. The venue is located next to Canberra Showgrounds and Exhibition Park, just 6kms from the centre of Canberra city and within easy travel distance to all sporting facilities and major places of interest including Capital Hill, Australian War Memorial, National Gallery, Questacon and the Australian Institute of Sport.
Designed to specifically meet the needs of groups and schools travelling to Canberra, the complex opened in April 2017. The purpose built complex, surrounded by grass playing fields, offers comfortable and secure group accommodation and dining facilities at an affordable price.
For tournament participants and families, the following rates are available:
Room - $100 per room (up to 4 single bunk beds)
Breakfast - $12 p/p
Dinner - $16 p/p
Coaches/Adults and support staff share or single room with en-suite $50p/p per night.
*All rooms have en-suites and reverse cycle air con- as well as free Wifi and use of the grass grounds and facility.
The pricing above represents a 50% discount on the rates previously offered.
Lunches either in house or supplied to the fields at specific times are available for $10 per person.