The final turf has been laid on St Kilda's iconic Junction Oval, with out of ground construction commencing as part of the Victorian Government's redevelopment of the new first-class cricket ground.
Cricket and the Victorian Government is getting on with building the Victorian Cricket and Community Centre with works commencing today on Junction Oval.
The Victorian Government joined Cricket Victoria and Cricket Australia today to launch the community consultation process for the proposed $40 million development of the Victorian Cricket and Community Centre at Junction Oval.
Cricket Victoria and Cricket Australia today welcomed the Victorian Opposition's announcement that it will commit $35 million to state cricket including $25 million to redevelop the Junction Oval into the home of Victorian cricket and $10 million to help grow the game's grassroots.
Victorian greats Shane Warne, Merv Hughes and Dean Jones have continued their plea for the creation of the Victorian Cricket and Community Centre at the Junction Oval.
The biggest names in Victorian cricket have joined forces to implore the state and federal governments to fund the Victorian Cricket and Community Centre at the Junction Oval in St Kilda.