Name/TitlePhoto: New Zealand Cricket Team versus Australia, Basin Reserve 29,30 March 1946
About this objectPhoto of the New Zealand cricket side that played Australia at the Basin Reserve on March 29 and 30, 1946.
While it didn't have Test status at the time, this was applied to the match retrospectively making it the first Test between the trans-Tasman nighbours.
Standing (L-R): CG Rowe, PE Whitelaw (12th man), VJ Scott, DAN McCrae, LA Butterfield, C Burke, WM Anderson;
Seated (L-R): EWT Tindill, WM Wallace, WA Hadlee (Captain), J Cowie, HN Taylor (Manager), DC Cleverley.
Date MadeMar 1946
Place MadeWellington, New Zealand
MeasurementsImage: 185mm (H) x 244mm (W)
Credit LineNew Zealand Cricket Museum, nzcricketmuseum.co.nz