The official site of Croquet NSW Inc, formerly The Croquet Players' Association NSW Inc


Forthcoming Events
Click CNSW Events, Club Events or All Events to check events this year from this month onward. Use All Events to check Tempe lawn availability.
Latest Club News
19/01/2017 NowraNowra enjoys Twilight Skills and Drills
17/12/2016 NowraJohn Deeves awarded Life Membership
25/11/2016 NRCARicochet Workshop Hits The Target
21/10/2016 MaitlandRicochet Challenge
18/10/2016 NowraSpring Golf Croquet Carnival
29/09/2016 Orange CitySpring Golf Croquet Carnival
19/09/2016 Port MacquarieGolf Croquet Carnival results
01/09/2016 TorontoInaugural Gold Brooch event at Toronto
30/08/2016 NowraCombined Probus clubs play croquet

All clubs are invited to contribute to these pages.
18 January 2017
A new Golf Croquet Handicap System is to be introduced nationally on the 3rd April 2017. Click here for information from the ACA website. Click here to download the CNSW information bulletin.
18 January 2017
Croquet NSW is thrilled to introduce a Junior Development Scholarship program. It will be available to all junior players who are affiliated with Croquet NSW and can be used for Association, Golf Croquet and Gateball.
Good luck to the three Junior NSW players who will be competing in the Under 21 World Championships in February: Charlie Sharpe (Killara, centre), Jamie Gumbrell (Canberra, second from right ) and Lana Sexton (Manly, second from left). The next World U21 will be held in two years so this scholarship program will be available to assist our younger players. To see the new CNSW Junior Development Award Program policy document, visit the Governance page...
9 January 2017
Three new refereeing documents are now available:
  • Replacing balls after collisions
  • Wasting time in Association games
  • Do I get a replay?
Download them from the Refereeing page...
17 December 2016
Following the AGM the new Board decided that it would no longer post the full minutes of a Board Meeting on the website but there should be an extract available of decisions and discussions that would be of interest to the membership and to keep them informed. The minutes previously posted have been removed and replaced with extracts and new ones posted on the Governance page...
11 December 2016
The December CNSW Newsletter is now available. Visit the Newsletter page...
29 November 2016
A highly successful inaugural Ricochet Doubles event was played at Tempe from 18th to 20th November, with teams from Ballina, Lismore, Nowra, Sutherland, Canberra, Maitland and Mount Sugarloaf.
28 November 2016
A second CNSW Facebook page has been added to the Links page...
19 November 2016
Notes from the Chair
At the most recent AGM, a proposal was put forward that CNSW prepare Most Improved Player awards. Read on...
Peter Coles
18 November 2016
A new CNSW Communication Committee held its first meeting on 10th November, with initial members Alison Sharpe, Wendy Fothergill, Roberta Flint and David Archer. The committee aims to monitor and improve all forms of croquet communication in NSW and the ACT, and encourages contact from all CNSW members. View its terms of reference... and the Contact page... and the
18 November 2016
The Gala Day planned for Feb 2017 has been cancelled due to a lack of interest in recent years.
16 November 2016
The MAKARA carnival this year attracted 86 entries from players representing 11 clubs and the prize winners were spread over all of these clubs. Association and Golf Croquet events were played, plus Ricochet for the first time. Now 93, Wallace Fernance played the lot!
7 November 2016
Notes from the Chair
Clubs are asked to update their membership details in the website database as soon as possible. More...
Peter Coles
7 November 2016
A history of Sawtell Croquet Club is now available from the Club histories page...
22 October 2016
The handicaps pages have been updated. Additionally, club members can now be listed with their handicaps and IDs, by selecting club member counts on the Clubs pages. Visit the Handicaps pages...