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  • Narelle Campbell named Cessnock’s Australia Day Ambassador
    Cessnock City Council is excited to announce Narelle Campbell as our 2018 Australia Day Ambassador, who will no doubt give an interesting address at our official Australia Day celebrations after leading four ‘over winter’ teams in the remote Australian Antarctic Territory.
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Sport Grounds and Facilities

Cricket Facilities

Wickets

There are 28 cricket wickets provided across the LGA and they are made up of a combination of 21 turf and seven concrete wickets.

Practice Nets

There are currently eight sets of cricket practice nets provided within the Cessnock Local Government Area at Cessnock (2), Kurri Kurri (2), Weston (1), Greta (1), Branxton (1) and Mulbring (1).

Tennis Courts

There are eight Council provided tennis facilities which are located at Cessnock (18 courts), Bellbird (2 courts), Kurri Kurri (8 courts), Branxton (2 courts), Greta (2 courts), Kearsley (2 courts), Mulbring (2 courts) and Wollombi (2 courts).

Netball Courts

There are three netball facilities currently provided at Cessnock (18 courts), Branxton (2 courts) and Kurri Kurri (8 Courts).

Hockey

There is one regional hockey facility containing a synthetic pitch located in Cessnock.

Skateparks and BMX Tracks

There are three skateboard parks centrally located at Cessnock, Greta and Kurri Kurri and there is a BMX track located at Bellbird.

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