Casterton Croquet Club is a very active club. Three times a week three different games of croquet are played. Ricochet, Golf and Aussie Croquet. Club Tournaments are regularly played. These include the Winter Cup Challenge sponsored by the Bendigo Bank, Ruby Foster Club Championship sponsored by Casterton Pharmacy.
Playing times are as follows :
Saturday (all year round)
Junior Croquet 10-11.30am (except school holidays)
In winter this can be changed to a 11am start if required.
Autumn/Winter/Spring : 1.30pm
Summer : 7pm
Thursday: 1.30pm or 10am (temp, depend)
As well, members regularly travel to neighbouring clubs to participate in social croquet days. We play golf croquet/aussie croquet and ricochet.
Junior Croquet (sponsored by Foodworks) was established in 2014. Saturday at 10am - 11.30am.
Professional coaching is also part of our clubs determination to produce exciting, fun and tactical games even though in the main we play socially. A Croquet Victoria certified coach visits the club regularly for both senior and junior players.
Equipment is provided free to anyone wishing to join and free coaching/croquet lessons are provided by our senior players to all beginners.
The court is available for group bookings. Daytime or under lights in the evening.
Contact Club to book or for further information.
COME & TRY CROQUET......FREE LESSONS PROVIDED BY MEMBERS OF THE CLUB. ALL WELCOME. AGES 8 & OVER. MEN & WOMEN....BOYS & GIRLS. The Club participates in the South West Games in November.