Calendars of croquet events

Croquet Tournaments and other events

Select an event calendar:

CNSW meetings records the AGM, Board meetings and other administrative events.

CNSW events:

Club events are those to which players outside that club are invited.

Club competitions are events held within a club, such as club championships. Clubs should add these events so that they can be referenced in resulting handicap changes.

Inter-club events are competitions between two or more clubs. One of the participating clubs should add these events so that they can be referenced in resulting handicap changes.

Other events include any not in the above categories, including selected national and international events.

Other croquet event calendars:

Australian Croquet Association - Tournament Programme

Gateball Australia - Upcoming Events

CNSW Tournaments Summary

Full details of CNSW tournaments may be found in Regulations for Tournaments, Part C of the CNSW Handbook (now superseded by the CNSW Tournament Regulations, available from the Governance page).

Association Croquet

Restricted Association events generally classify handicaps as Platinum (4.5 and under), Gold (5 to 8), Silver (9 to 12) and Bronze (14 to 24), though these ranges differ for some events.

ACA Bronze Medal (the winner proceeds to the Australian National Championships)

NSW State Championships


Open Singles
Open Doubles

Men's Open Singles
Women's Open Singles

Handicap Singles (the Beryl Chambers Memorial Trophy, an open event)

Platinum Singles
Platinum Doubles (currently not played)

Gold Singles
Gold Doubles

Silver Singles
Silver Doubles

Bronze Singles
Bronze Doubles (currently not played)

Gold Handicap Singles
Silver Handicap Singles
Bronze Handicap Singles

NSW Brooch Events (played between individuals in regions, with finals at CNSW Headquarters)


Gold Brooch (2.5 to 6)
Silver Brooch (7 to 10)
Bronze Brooch (11 to 16)

NSW Pennants Events (played between clubs, with zone then region finals)


Premier Pennants
Gold Pennants
Silver Pennants
Bronze Pennants
Golf Croquet Pennants

Other Events


Selectors 10 (by invitation)

Eva Short Memorial Women's Trophy (8 or under, advanced singles, by invitation)

Champion of Champions (advanced singles, between current club champions)

Fransted Handicap Trophy (open handicap singles)

Senior Citizens Week (open handicap singles, minimum age 55)

3 and Under Competition (3 or under, advanced singles)

5 and Under Doubles Competition (5 or under, advanced doubles)

And the following, currently not played:

Kylie Scotter Weekend Competition (14 to 24, levels doubles and singles)

Doris Buckle Weekend Competition (-3 to 12, advanced singles)

Win Dickinson Memorial Trophy (3 to 8, women's advanced singles)

Rookies and Novices Event (18 to 24, handicap singles, maximum of 2 previous competitions)

Golf Croquet

ACA Bronze Medal (the winner proceeds to the Australian National Championships)

NSW State Championships


Open Singles
Open Doubles

Men's Open Singles
Women's Open Singles

Open Handicap Singles
Open Handicap Doubles

Division 1 Singles (handicap 0 to 4)
Division 1 Doubles (handicap 0 to 4)
Division 2 Singles (handicap 5 to 8)
Division 2 Doubles (handicap 5 to 8)
Division 3 Singles (handicap 9 to 12)
Division 3 Doubles (handicap 9 to 12)

NSW Pennants Events (played between clubs, with zone then region finals)


Division 1 Pennants (handicaps up to 4)
Division 2 Pennants (handicaps 5 to 8)
Division 3 Pennants (handicaps 9 to 12)

Other Events


Champion of Champions (advanced singles, between current club champions)