About the Kangaroos Development Academy
The Kangaroos Development Academy is for talented young cricketers aged from 13 and above who are keen on their cricket and looking to play Premier Cricket in the future.
Why Join the Kangaroos Academy
Take the next step from representative cricket to Premier Cricket.
Our Academy provides talented young players the opportunity to develop their skills within a competitive atmosphere. Players will participate in challenging activities designed to help improve their decision making processes, batting/bowling & fielding techniques and learn leadership skills.
Players will also be part of a talented squad where they will meet new friends and train within an enjoyable environment.
The aim of the Academy is to develop the players so that they can improve their skills in the short term, and also have the necessary skills to make the transition into Premier Cricket in the future. Players are provided with access to quality facilities and Premier Cricket coaches.
During the offseason training sessions are run from June onwards, typically one night a week. In season sessions involves specialists trainings with the main Premier Cricket Squad.
Invitations to Join
At the end of each season, the Academy invites boys aged 13-19 years old to join for the following season’s program. Our talent identification team attend junior games & representative carnivals throughout the cricket season, and players are invited to join based on performances in these games.
If you are keen to be involved, and you played in the Cricket Victoria U14, U16 or U18 State Championships, contact the Academy coach for further details.