Cricket Victoria and AFL Victoria wishes to advise it has reached an agreement on plans for prospective community seasons for both sports.
PDF Document here
Transition Document here
Both organisations entered these discussions understanding the impacts caused by COVID-19 and seeking to maximise the participation opportunities for football and cricket while also acknowledging the role that Local Government plays and the time required in transitioning grounds between football and cricket seasons. While any commencement of local football and cricket seasons is subject to the further easing of restrictions, this agreement provides flexibility and options for leagues, associations and clubs to explore various fixturing models to be able to deliver a 2020 season. The key agreement outcomes are: