100 Years of Cricket ACT


Glory Days host Robbie Mackinlay, ACT Statistician Adam Morehouse and many others from ACT's cricketing community have worked together to create the six-episode Cricket ACT Centenary Podcast. One episode will be released each month throughout the cricket season (October 2022–March 2023).

You can listen to Glory Days on Your Sport and Media or wherever you get your podcasts.

Episode 1 – The Early Years – Canberrans sought to develop recreational activities after World War I; cricket was the first of these. Seven clubs formed The Federal Territory Cricket Association or, as we know it today, the ACT Cricket Association

Episode 2 – Emerging from the War – 1945 to 1965

Episode 3 – Country Powerhouse to Regional Powerhouse – 1966 to 1980

Episode 4 – Rebirth of the PM’s XI – 1980 to 1995

Episode 5 – Rise and Fall of Canberra Comets – 1995 to 2005

Episode 6 – Manuka Oval Lights Up – Test Cricket arrives

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