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Pāpāmoa Cricket Club feature on NZC Community Cricket

Until 2017, Pāpāmoa locals had to travel to Mount Maunganui to play their club cricket. Thanks to a keen group of cricket-loving locals, Pāpāmoa is now home to a flourishing cricket club! Click below to read the about the rise of Papamoa Cricket Club Inc ! STORY #CricketNation #ClubCricket

Senior Pre-season dates announced

All players new and returning are welcome to join in pre-season training. Check out the dates beside for more information.

2023/24 Committee Elected

Electeced commitee at AGM 3rd AUG 2023 Our elected officers for the 2023/24 season: President – Mark Divehall  Treasurer – Rhys Grosvenor  Secretary –  Jenny Payne Patron – Graham Johnson Committee: Kirsten James, Brendan McCarthy, Tony Young, Gloria Holliday We look forward to another successfull summer at  Pāpāmoa Cr

Pāpāmoa Cricket Club Launch new logo

THE WHY As we embark on our sixth year as Pāpāmoa Cricket Club Inc, a valuable opportunity presents itself to revamp our logo and brand, aligning them more effectively with our club's identity, location, and purpose. Back in 2017, when the club was established, we commissioned a logo design through an online service called Fiverr. While we made slight modifications to the logo's colors at

AGM 3rd August 7:00PM

Kia Ora All,  With the summer rapidly approaching it is time to elect our committee that will take the club through this summer 2023/24 Our AGM is scheduled for the 3rd of August at 7:00PM and will be held at Gordon Spratt Recreation Centre. Can you please indicate your attendance via email;   With every year's AGM we clear the slate and all

Winter updates and initiatives

During the off season, the committee has been working diligently and we would like to provide you with some updates and news. We are pleased to announce that Simon Herbst has been reappointed as our Club coach, continuing his role until the end of summer. Simon's extensive knowledge was well received last summer, and we are eager to build on those learnings during the off season and into the summ

Papamoa Cricket Club win ND Club of the Year

Established less than six years ago, Pāpāmoa Cricket Club has won the Northern Districts Cricket Association Club of the Year award. Based at Alice Johnson Oval, teams from the club first played in the 2018-19 season when it fielded 12 school-age sides, including a women’s team, along with three senior men’s sides. President Mark Divehall says winning the award is a proud moment

Grassroots Trust come to the aid of Papamoa Cricket Club

Massive thanks to  Grassroots Trust  for their support of cricket in Papamoa this summer. Their funding goes a long way to purchasing cricket balls for the summer, a critical item required in community cricket. #legends #papamoa   #papamos   #papamoacricketclub   #clubcricket   #summergame   #cricket   #cricketnation   #cricketexpress

Massive thanks to NZCT

Huge thanks to  @nzcommunitytrust  for their support this summer. Thanks to their support we are able to secure storage in close proximity to AJO and our nets along with new sight screens to improve the playing experience of our members and visitors to the park. #papamoa   #papamoacricketclub   #clubcricket   #cricket   #cricketnation   #bopca   #ndca &nb


Summer is not far away so its time to clean up the boots, oil the bat and role the arm over. We are excited by the prospect of another summer at PAPAMOA CRICKET CLUB and this summer looks to be bigger and better than ever with a heap of cricketing opportunties available.  Please click the link under  registration  to begin the journey. Don't hesitate to contact us should you

AGM 2022/23

I would like to thank those who made it along to our 6th Annual General Meeting. It's positive to see the number of people engaged in Community Cricket. Please find below your committee for the upcoming summer. President  Mark Divehall Vice President  Paul Dunn Treasurer  Rhys Grosvenor Secretary  Sarah Greenlees Senior Coordinator  Tony Young College Coo

Registration for 2021/22 summer is now open

Its getting lighter in the evenings and the smell of cut grass is starting to waft across Papamoa. That must mean the that summer is not far away.  We are excited by the prospect of another summer at PAPAMOA CRICKET CLUB and this summer looks to be bigger and better than ever with a heap of cricketing opportunties available.  Please click the link under  registration to begin

AGM 2021/22

I would like to thank those who made it along to our 5th Annual General Meeting. It's positive to see the number of people engaged in Community Cricket. Please find below your committee for the upcoming summer. President Mark Divehall Vice President Paul Dunn Treasurer Rhys Grosvenor Secretary Sarah Greenlees Senior Coordinator Tony Young College Coordinator Stuart Scrimgeo


Papamoa made their breakthrough first win in the Bay of Plenty Cup on Saturday (21 November 2020), after earning admission to Baywide cricket at the start of the 2020/21 season. Papamoa won the toss and elected to bat, against Holland Beckett Law Tauranga Boys College, at TBC headquarters at Nicholson Field. Papamoa openers Matt Horne and Andrew Goldsmith, got their side away to a good start wi


Holiday Program Grow your own game and work with former Black Cap and NZ level 3 coach Matt Horne.  We are excited to partner with Matt to offer a unique experience to work with one of New Zealand's most experienced coaches.  SUNDAY 4 TH  OCT 10:00 am - 12:00   INTERMEDIATE Age 1:00 pm - 3:30 SECONDARY Age FRIDAY 9 TH  OCT 10:00 am - 12:00 INT

Registration is now open for this summer

Welcome back to the summer game. Registration is now open of Term 4 2020 for Junior Cricket and the full summer of senior cricket. Please click on the register button above to sign up for this summer. Subs are due by the end of Oct to be eligible to play for the club. If finances are tight please get in contact for a confidential conversation to make arrangements. As a club we put funding aside

Papamoa Cricket Club Quiz Night Sept 11

Come one come all to our very first quiz night September the 11th make sure that you come along and support both our club and our sponsorships Papa Mo's. Lots of give aways, auctions and fun. To book a table please email - Limited tables, unlimited fun!

Papamoa Cricket Club AGM 4 AUG 2020

Papamoa Cricket Club AGM was held on the 4th of Aug 2020 at the Papamoa Recreation Centre at Gordon Spratt Reserve and the following members were elected on the management committee: President – Mark Divehall  Vice President –  Marc Rolleston Treasurer – Rhys Grosvenor  Secretary –  Sarah Greenless Senior Representative –&nbs

AGM 4th AUGUST 2020, 6:30PM at Gordon Spratt Recreation Center

At tonight's committee meeting, it was passed that our club AGM will be held on the 4th of August 2020 at 6:30 PM at the Gordon Spratt Recreation center. Nominations for the following roles must be done in writing (email) to prior to the AGM. President Secretary Treasurer Up to three Committee members At the Annual General Meeting, a Patron, Honorary


With NZ Cricket blanket cancellation of cricket due to the Coronavirus pandemic, saw the two Western Bay of Plenty Cricket titles awarded to the winners of the season-long round-robin competitions. Papamoa Cricket Club won both the Reserve and B Grade title races, with the Papamoa second B Grade side, finishing in a tie for second place with long-time contenders Grasshoppers. The Papamoa team

Papamoa CC Junior Christmas Break Up

WE WANT TO CELEBRATE OUR JUNIOR PLAYERS, COACHES AND MANAGERS AT THE END OF AN AWESOME FIRST HALF OF THE 2019/20 CRICKET SEASON! There will be ice-creams for the kids and yummy finger food too. Also, awesome spot prizes for each team so make sure you join us for your chance to win!

We welcome Cricket Express as a Sponsors of PCC

NEWS FLASH: We are excited to announce our partnership with  @cricket_express_nz New Zealands biggest cricket retailer. With the imminent store opening at the Mount we are stoked to pass on a number of benefits to our members with this partnership. We thank them for their support of cricket in Papamoa and look forward to a long term successful relatio

Papa Mo's return as Platinium Sponsors for the 2019/20 Season

Big shout out to Luke and the team at Papa Mo's for their continuing support of the Papamoa Cricket Club.  Papa Mo's and Little Mo are our Platinium Sponsor for the upcoming season. As a very community-minded business Papa Mo's have really bought into the philosophy of Papamoa Cricket Club. We look forward to a great summer partnership and the continued success of this sponsorship. 

Senior Captains Named

Hello all,  Thank you for those of you who completed the player survey. The data collected helps the senior committee plan for the up and coming season. We are now in the position to name the team Captains for the 2019/20 season, and it’s with great pleasure I announce the following captaincy positions: Reserves Captain:  Paul Inglis   Reserves Vice-Captain:&nbs

Committee Elected for the 2019/20 Season

It is with great pleasure that we announce the committee for the upcoming cricket season President – Mark Divehall  Vice President – Paul Dunn  Treasurer – Rhys Grosvenor  Secretary – Marc Rolleston Patron – Alice Johnson Family Trust  Senior Representative – Andrew Goldsmith College Representative – Andrew Ja

Senior Pre-season training has started

Welcome back to cricket for the upcoming 2019/2020 season.  If your just getting back into it, moved into the area or for what ever reason wanting ot play some cricket for the newest club in town, senior mens training has begun. Sunday afternoons 2-4PM at the Indoor centre on Newton Road. Mt Maungnaui. While we only have one lane booked its a great opportunity to catch up and meet follow c

AGM - 13 AUG 2019 - 7PM

Happy winter, The date for the 2nd Papamoa Cricket Club AGM is set for  Tuesday they 13th of August at 7PM . The AGM will be held in the  Papamoa College Staffroom . This is your opportunity to help guide Cricket in the Papamoa area and the club is looking for people to keep delivering cricket to all our stakeholders. The following office bearing positions are up for nominations and ele

Papamoa Senior Club cap off fantastic 1st summer

Senior prize giving was held last weekend at Papa Mo's with a good number representing all three senior teams. It was an opportunity to reflect on a fantastic first summer as a senior club.  With the McNaughton Trophy and First Round B-Grade Trophy all tucked up for winter we look forward to planning our move into reserve grade next summer and building on a successful first season.&nbs

Grass Wicket Block coming to Alice Johnson Oval

We are excited to announce that we will have a 5-strip grass wicket block installed over winter on Alice Johnson Oval. Largely due to the work for Western BOP Cricket Assn and the Tauranga City Council.  It is a very exciting step in the growth of the Papamoa Cricket Club as we look forward to providing opportunities for those interested in our great game.  With this news we have ad

Papamoa Wanderers to contest B Grade Championship Final

Continuation of the dominate performances by the form team of the B-grade has earnt the Papamoa Wanderers a place in the final. On the back of winning the pre-xmas competition the Wanderers have shown dominance with the ball and explosive exploits with the bat.  The final is to be played this Saturday on Blake 2, with the game starting at 1PM. Good luck lads, let’s make it 3 from 3

Papamoa Win McNaughton Trophy Under Lights at The Bay Oval

Papamoa won the McNaughton Trophy, on a beautiful autumn evening at the Bay Oval, Mount Maunganui - when they defeated the Greerton Sikh XI, in front of the biggest crowd seen at club cricket in the Western Bay for many a day. The McNaughton Trophy is effectively the Baywide Reserve Grade Championship, open to all Bay of Plenty Reserve and B Grade teams, throughout the region. Papamoa won the

McNaughton Trophy Final To Be Played Under Lights At The Bay Oval

Match Takes Place Thursday 21st March A completely new experience awaits Papamoa and the Greerton Sikh XI, who won through to contest the 2019 Mc Naughton Trophy Final, with the title decider being played as a day/nighter under lights at the Bay Oval. The kind support and approval from the Bay Oval Trust management, will see the first ball of the McNaughton Final bowled at 4pm on Thursday 21s

Young Papamoa Cricketers hit their first milestones

Unfortunately the PCC Hurricanes saturday morning game was cancelled with the early morning rain. However, the year 9 PCC team put the call out that they were short of players. Four of our year 7 boys were keen to step in. All four boys played extremely well with both batting and bowling. Two boys hit their 1st half century of their cricket career - Michael Condor 50 not out and Ryan Douglas 54 n

10 Papamoa Hinds make the BOP U14 Squad.

Congrats to 10 members of the Hinds who have made the BOP U14 squad for tri series verse Auckland and Canterbury April 6/7 in Auckland Tash Wakelin Amelia Harvey Elle Archer Maya Clarke Cate Wahl  Aimee Unwin Anaaya Gould Amy Clegg Georgia Kaye Scout Kennedy Well done, we look forward to following these ladies progress in the tri series Awersome work


On a fantastically beautiful Sunday PCC played our first ever game in the McNaughton Trophy against the current top of the table WBOPCA reserve grade side Singh XI. After a delay in the toss caused by the opposition arriving only 15 minutes prior to the start of play PCC we inserted. The loss of the toss proved vital in our success as the first over saw the ball keep very low. Leading club ru

ANZ Cricket World Presentation of Equipment to PCC

Hi Papamoa Cricket Club community We have some exciting news, this Thursday (weather permitting) we have some special guests coming down to Alice Johnson Oval. As a club we put a submission into ANZ Cricket World and gave them our great back story and an update on how fast we have grown in 3 short months. They responded by contacting myself to discuss what’s happening in our club and wher

Thanks to NZCT for their support

Papamoa Cricket Club would like to acknowledge  New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT)  for the funding this season towards cricket balls this season.  We are very grateful for your support in our first year as a cricket club and without your assistance we are unable to provide a great community focused product.

Welcome and thank you from the committee

Email sent to all members last Friday Welcome to the Papamoa Cricket Club, I would like to personally thank each and everyone of you for registering with PCC as either a player, parent or supporter. On the eve of the senior club’s season I thought it was timely to connect with you all and say how blown away I am by the support of the wider Papamoa community of this new cricket club. Just

Superstars Cricket Academy starts tonight

Tonight our youngest members get their first taste of Cricket for the 2018/19 season with the Superstars Cricket Academy kicking off at 5PM on Alice Johnson Oval. The Superstars program caters for children aged 4-6 years old and is a great introduction to cricket for beginners. It is based around drills and skills with a short game at the end.  It runs for the whole school term and if yo

Papamoa Club hits its first ton

We are proud to announce that we have just surpassed 100 playing members and almost 200 overal connections for our first season. We are absolutley extactic with the support shown from the Papamoa community and we look forward to providing our members with a fantastic cricket experience this season. There is still time to register for this season so make sure you do by clicking the Register butt

Thats the Sprit, youngster sets example

Gaurav Buttar won a Northern Knights signed bat today in the fielding competition but in true club spirit gave it away to one of our new juniors.  A special moment in our short history as a club but one that cannot go unnoticed.  Guarav showed what it means to be a good community minded person.  As a club we are absolutley blown away by his generosity and kindness towards another y

Muster Day a fantastic success

Saturday the 29th of September saw Papamoa Cricket Club Inc host our first Muster day. With great support from ND Cricket, Bay of Plenty Cricket and Western Bay Cricket assoications not to mention our committy and the Papamoa community we were able to double our membership on the day. We were very pleased at the engagement from the community and look forward to building on the numbers registere

We are live and open for registrations for the 2018/2019 Season

Welcome to our website. We look forward to building great links with the Papamoa community and growing this great game of ours. Go on, register and be a part of the offical season of the Papamoa Cricket Club Inc.

Papamoa Club Muster and Registration

Saturday the 29th of September from 1PM until 3PM at the Cricket nets on Alice Johnson Reserve.  Come bowl to some of the Northern Knights and meet your fellow Papamoa Cricket Club members.  For more information check out our facebook page or email

Papamoa Cricket Club aims to attract more to the sport

28 Aug, 2018 1:00pm Bay of Plenty Times Mark Divehall has played cricket for more than three decades, so it's no surprise he's all for making the sport more accessible for his community. He lives in Pāpāmoa and has three young children - but the closest cricket clubs are at Mount Maunganui and Te Puke. This was his motivation for helping set up a new cricket club in the growing suburb of P