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Press releases detailing the latest news, events, and exhibitions at the New Zealand Cricket Museum and Basin Reserve.

Hackathon Hits Cricket Museum Challenges For Six

If two heads are better than one when solving tricky problems, then 30 heads must surely be even better. Over Thursday and Friday (November 9-10)...
Heathcote Williams Shield

Historic Secondary Schools Cricket Trophy Back In Play

First presented in 1908, the Heathcote Williams Shield is named for its donor and the New Zealand Cricket Council’s first President, Edward Heathcote Williams....

Cricket Museum Set For Redevelopment

Following Wellington City Council’s decision to earthquake strengthen and refurbish the Basin Reserve’s Museum Stand, the New Zealand Cricket Museum is announcing that December’s...

RELEASE – The Immortal Grace

The Immortal Grace stars at the New Zealand Cricket Museum this summer 100 years after his death, the New Zealand Cricket Museum is celebrating WG...
Basin Reserve Museum Stand

Museum Supports Council Recommendation on Stand

At the Basin Reserve today, Wellington Mayor Justin Lester announced that the Wellington City Council will receive a proposal to retain, strengthen, and restore...

Historic Hallyburton Johnstone Shield Returns

Eighty-one years after it was first contested, the prestigious Hallyburton Johnstone (HBJ) Shield is being reintroduced by NZC this season, as the prize for...