Whitfords Junior Blasters- Boys & Girls – Pre-Primary to Year 1

Junior Blasters Cricket

Uniting Australian kids through fun and exciting game based activities, Junior Blasters is all about fast-paced fun, friends and being part of a squad.

Learn the skills to play cricket through fun game based activities.

  • Recommended for kids from Pre-Primary to Year 1, of all skills and abilities
  • 60 minutes of fun each session
  • Participate in skill development activities and modified games
  • Make new friends and learn new skills including catching, throwing and teamwork
  • All kids get their own Blasters Pack and wear the colours of their favourite Big Bash heroes
  • Parents join in the fun!
  • All equipment supplied

If you have any questions about Junior Blasters cricket, please don’t hesitate to contact the club at [email protected]

Each Junior Blaster Starter Pack includes…

  • T-shirt with your name on it
  • Bucket hat in your choice of Big Bash team colour
  • Personalised plastic bat
  • Rubber ball

Safe and inclusive for kids of all abilities…

  • To ensure the safety of all participants, we use plastic bats and a rubber ball.
  • Activities use softer balls of different sizes, so kids can participate and develop at their own pace.
  • We provide an environment focusing on kids abilities.

Each session includes skill activities and a game of backyard cricket…

  • Welcome/Warm-Up (5 mins)
  • Activities & Games (30 mins)
  • Backyard Cricket (20 mins)
  • Closing and pack up (5 mins)

Get involved and enjoy some quality time with your child…

  • The Junior Blasters program is designed for parents to get involved and spend some quality time with their child learning some simple cricket skills. Your involvement in the program has a huge impact on your child’s enjoyment, skill progression and achievement.
  • The Blast Crew is a great first step for first time cricket parents to get involved and have some fun with your child and provide a great experience.
  • If you’re familiar with the Junior Blasters program have you thought about becoming a Blast Coordinator? We provide online training as well as great resources. Please contact [email protected] for more details.

The WJCC cricket blast season runs as follows:

  • At WJCC you get 13 weeks of fast-paced, action packed fun – all for one value price – it’s great value! (normal Cricket Blast programs are only 6 weeks long)
  • Junior Blaster sessions are Fridays 5:30-6:30pm under lights at MacDonald Park across the season
  • Season starts in the last week of October each year and runs through to the middle of December for the first half of the season
  • WJCC Junior Cricket breaks for the Xmas School Holidays – your kids will love using their Cricket Blast skills over summer holidays at the beach!
  • We resume at the start of Feb each year after school holidays
  • At WJCC Cricket Blast finishes up in the third week of March, with the hugely popular Kids vs Parents – Sausage Sizzle and Trophy night

Key Woolworths Cricket Blast Dates for 2023-24 season

Please check back here and on WJCC socials – all dates TBC

WJCC All Girls Blasters Come & Try Day
Sun 10/09/2023 – MacDonald Park South – 3-5pm

WJCC Blasters Allocation Day
Tue 17/10/2023 – MacDonald Park Rooms
   5-5:45pm Junior Blasters
   5:45-6:30pm Master Blasters

WJCC Season Start – Blasters
Fri 27/10/2023 – MacDonald Park North – under lights! 5:30pm

Last Blasters Session of 2023
Fri 8/12/2023 – MacDonald Park North – under lights! 5:30pm

First Blasters session of 2024
Fri 2/02/2024 – MacDonald Park North – under lights! 5:30pm

WJCC Blasters Kids vs Parents & sausage sizzle
WJCC Trophy Night/AGM – All ages
Fri 15/03/2024 – MacDonald Park North – under lights! 5:30pm