2017 GCWC player information

The following are the principal details in the Event Bid relevant to the Players.


Headquarters: Victorian Croquet Centre, 65 Nobel Banks Drive, Cairnlea, Victoria 3023, tel: +61 3 8361 8887


The Block Stage will be held at the VCC and the following clubs.

Alexandra Croquet Club: Prince of Wales Park, Gillies Street North, Lake Gardens, Ballarat, Victoria 3355

Belmont Croquet Club:  161 Francis Street, Belmont Melways, Geelong, Victoria

Essendon Croquet Club: 34A Brewster Street, Essendon, Victoria 3040

Williamstown Croquet Club: 104 Victoria Street, Williamstown, Victoria 3016


Balls: Dawson International

Hoops: Atkins Quadway set to 1/32 inch (0.8mm) subject to WCF Sports Regulations paragraph 8.1

Lights: floodlighting is available at the VCC and Essendon but will only be used if absolutely necessary

Practice: available on Friday, 24 February 2017 (further details to follow)

Welcome Ceremony: 1730 on Friday, 24 February 2017 at the VCC