Facilities & Locations

The Craig McDermott International Cricket Academy (CMICA) and our partners offer world class facilities throughout Australia. With cricket academies in Brisbane, Sydney, Ballina, Toowoomba and Townsville and educational facilities on the campuses of TAFE Queensland and the Australian Catholic University (ACU), what offer is unparalleled in the world of cricket education and development.

Educational Facilities

Cricket Academy - TAFE QueensLand - CMICA

TAFE Queensland

TAFE Queensland is the largest and most experienced provider of further education and training in Queensland offering practical, industry-relevant training to over 180,000 students annually including up to 10,000 international students across more than 500 program areas. The TAFE Queensland network is made up of six regions delivering training from Thursday Island to the Gold Coast, from Bundaberg to Roma and across Brisbane and the South East Corner.

Cricket Academy - ACU - CMICA

Australian Catholic University

Australian Catholic University (ACU) is a national public teaching and research university. It has seven campuses and offers programs in four faculties throughout Australia. The university was formed on 1 January 1989 following the amalgamation of the Catholic College of Education in Sydney, the Institute of Catholic Education in Melbourne, McAuley College in Brisbane and Signadou College in Canberra.[2] As its name implies, the university has a Catholic identity, history, and mission.

Cricket Training Facilites

Facilities & Locations - Alan Border Field

Alan Border Field

Alan Border Field is the home of Queensland Cricket and the newly opened, 29 million dollar Australian National Cricket Centre, and facilities are arguably the best in the world.

Facilities & Locations - Sydney Cricket Ground

Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG)

The Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) is the home of New South Wales Cricket and one of Australia’s premier and most famous cricket grounds. The historic SCG celebrated its 100th cricket Test in 2012.

Blacktown Sports park - Facilities & Locations - CMICA

Blacktown International Sportspark

Developed as a major playing and training venue for the 2000 Olympics, The Blacktown International Sportspark is the sporting hub for Western Sydney, boasting world class facilities.

Facilities & Locations - Tony Ireland stadium - CMICA

Tony Ireland Stadium

The Tony Ireland Stadium is an international standard cricket stadium in Thuringowa Central, Townsville, Australia. The stadium is a part of the Riverway sporting and cultural complex.

Kerrydale Oval - Facilities & Locations  - CMICA

Kerrydale Oval

Kerrydale Oval located at Robina on the Gold Coast, is the home ground of the Gold Coast District Cricket Club. Adjacent to the Robina Town Centre, Kerrydale boasts a picturesque oval and surrounds.

The Maroochydore Cricket Club - Cricket Academy

Maroochydore Cricket Club

The Maroochydore Cricket Club is the home of cricket on Queensland's magnificent Sunshine Coast.

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