PROUD SUPPORTERS OF OUR GAME AND ORGANISATION
Admark Visual Imaging Ltd – Major Sponsor (Women’s Cricket)
Admark Visual Imaging is the Major Sponsor for Women’s Cricket and joined Cricket Wellington in 2018 and have over 45 years experience in the printing industry. They sponsor all female cricket in Wellington from the Blaze and representative teams through to club cricket competitions. They are the first ever stand alone sponsor for Women’s Cricket in Wellington and lead the way with their progressive support for the game here in our capital.
Wellington Hospitality Group – Major Sponsor (Blaze and Firebirds)
Wellington Hospitality Group have been a long time supporter of Cricket in Wellington and we are proud to have them as the Major Sponsor of the Blaze and Firebirds since 2018. They are passionate and proud supporters of the Wellington community and have 19 food and beverage venues across the region.
Whiting Financial Services Limited – Major Sponsor (Pathways and Performance)
Whiting Financial joined Cricket Wellington as Major Sponsor of Pathways and Performance in 2018. Their enthusiastic support for cricket in Wellington is highly valued and they are extremely proactive with ensuring players have a pathway outside of cricket too.
Dave Whiting and his team of professional financiers have over 30 years of experience between them, and they always go the extra mile for you. “One of the advantages in dealing with us is that we sit down with you and really get to know what you are about. We want to understand your business, your assets, where you are coming from and where you want to go. We want to ensure we know and understand the specific needs that you have”.
Kilbirnie Sports – Major Sponsor (Junior Cricket)
Kilbirnie Sports are second to none for cricket equipment and expertise and have been proud supporters of cricket in Wellington for many years. Their service is personal and knowledgeable and pride themselves on ensuring all participants have the best experience possible.
“Our family owned and operated store has been a market leader in cricket retail for over two decades. With a combined 85 years’ experience in the sports trade, our specialist cricket staff are equipped to offer expert advice and friendly efficient service, on all of the latest developments in cricket equipment“.
RobLawMax Recruitment – Major Sponsor (Senior Men’s Cricket)
RobLawMax Recruitment are passionate supporters of sport within Wellington and we are delighted to have them join Cricket Wellington in 2018 as the Major Sponsor of Senior Men’s Cricket. They have also aligned themselves with the Cricket Wellington Umpire’s and Scorers Association so you will see their branding across all officiated matches in Wellington.
RobLawMax is a leading Construction and Engineering recruitment agency, specialising in helping you find a job or engage fantastic talent in the Engineering, Construction, Civil Infrastructure and Manufacturing industries, both Permanent & on Contract across New Zealand, Australia and the UK.
“Although we have the latest technology available to make your job search and selection processes easier, we have not lost the personal touch”
Rothbury Insurance Brokers – Official Sponsor (Senior Men’s Cricket)
Rothbury Insurance Brokers are Official Sponsors of Senior Men’s Cricket for Cricket Wellington and have been providing insurance solutions for Wellingtonian’s for 25 years.
“We aim to be your unconditional advocate. We put you first. Our clients are the reason we are here and our team, spread throughout the country, puts its collective energies into ensuring that you, as a client, get exactly what you need to protect the things that you most value”
Wellington City Council – Official Sponsor (Blaze and Firebirds)
Wellington City Council are emphatic supporters of cricket in Wellington and are heavily invested in the Basin Reserve as we collectively strive towards ensuring it is the best Test Venue in New Zealand. Their support of cricket is incredibly valued by clubs, players and fans alike and we are proud to have them as part of the Cricket Wellington family.
“Wellington City Council’s long-term strategic vision, Towards 2040: Smart Capital, builds on Wellington’s strengths to help achieve economic growth, greater success and an improved quality of life for all Wellingtonians”
Exodus Health & Fitness Club – Official Supplier (Health and Fitness)
Exodus has been a long time supporter of Cricket in Wellington and ensure our Blaze and Firebirds players are in the best possible condition to compete. Their world class facilities enable our team of players to perform at their best and the support we have received has had a significant impact on Cricket Wellington in general.
“Whatever your reason, it’s a good one. That’s why we have a vibrant team on hand to introduce and direct the first stages you take in making a difference in your life”
Proactive – Official Supplier (Medical)
Proactive Rehab is the expert in premium, cutting edge, healthcare with sustainable solutions who ensure our Blaze and Firebirds players are in the best shape before they take the field.
“We use the Four Corners of Health™ to deliver a truly holistic approach to Transformative Rehabilitation. This identifies and delivers the best pathway to Wellbeing tailored specifically to you so you enjoy the freedom to participate fully and successfully in life”
Rydges Hotel – Official Supplier (Accommodation)
Rydges Hotel joined Cricket Wellington as the Official Supplier for Accommodation in 2018 and is the hotel of choice for the Blaze, Firebirds and all visiting teams. Their central location and outstanding facilities makes it an even more enjoyable stay.
“Rydges Wellington is centrally located on downtown Featherston Street with a unique combination of harbour and city outlooks. Our Wellington accommodation is within walking distance to Lambton Quay, Westpac Stadium, Queens Wharf and Wellington Railway Station making it ideally positioned in the heart of the capital”
Go Media – Official Supplier (Advertising)
Go Media is the largest independent outdoor media provider in New Zealand and are at the heart of Wellington advertising, with sites and buses all across the region that help Cricket Wellington promote the game. Their exceptional service and ability to understand our needs is what makes them a special part of Cricket Wellington.
“We are proudly a New Zealand owned and operated company that values innovation, flexibility, fun, and a community focus”
Just Water – Official Supplier (Water Coolers)
Keeping us hydrated over long summer days. We love summer, but all that work can make a worker thirsty. Just Water provide us with some great water coolers for the best water in town.
McClellan Grimmer Edgar Optometrists – Official Supplier (Optometry)
McClellan Grimmer Edgar supply our Blaze and Firebirds players with vision workshops to ensure they can take their game to the next level. A proud supporter of Cricket Wellington, McClellan Grimmer Edgar supply a high quality service and we are proud to have them supporting cricket in Wellington.
“We have a genuine passion for our profession with skilled experienced eye care services since 1945 in Wellington’s CBD. We use innovative and leading technology resulting in better patient outcomes and give dependable advice”
Shandon Golf Course – Official Supplier (Recreation)
Shandon Golf Course has a strong association with Cricket Wellington, from hosting the annual Golf Day to ensuring our players, staff and key stakeholders can let their hair down and enjoy a nice relaxing day at one of the best courses in Wellington. They understand the community and are proud supporters of cricket in our region.
“We have a superbly presented par 70 course, which is known for its treelined fairways and beautifully manicured, sloping greens. We believe it’s one of the finest golf courses in the region”
NZME – Official Supplier (Media)
NZME have aligned with Cricket Wellington to enhance the promotion of the game locally. They are firm supporters of cricket from grassroots through to the elite level and we are fortunate to have access to their supreme services and resources.
“NZME is a leading New Zealand media and entertainment business that reaches 3.2 million kiwis. Whether reading, listening, watching, our audience gets the content they want – where and when they want across digital, print, radio and on-demand video platforms”
Kookaburra – Official Supplier (Cricket Balls)
We are proud to be working alongside Kookaburra as the main supplier of cricket balls to our community and representative teams. Their equipment is second to none and we value their high quality production of cricket balls.
“Kookaburra works extensively with cricket and hockey Sporting Boards throughout the world to support various grass root sporting initiatives”
New Zealand Institute of Sport – Education Partner
We are proud to be working alongside the New Zealand Institute of Sport as we strive to provide further educational opportunities for our cricketers, as we focus on the well-being of players. This opportunity will also provide NZIS students opportunities to gain valuable work experience with Cricket Wellington.
“NZIS will enhance the personal employment and sporting opportunities of learners by providing holistic, innovative courses and programmes”
Cricket Wellington is delighted to work with a number of Funding Partners who provide invaluable resource to encourage the continued growth of cricket in our region.
Funding is directed to a variety of projects from grass roots level up, ensuring as many Kiwi cricketers as possible have an opportunity to enjoy the game. Without their continued support much of this work would not be possible and Cricket Wellington would like to express our sincere thanks to each of them.
Norwood Cricket Trust
Infinity Foundation Ltd
Infinity Foundation Limited — Thank you for your support of club cricket, the backbone of cricket in Wellington. Your contribution to umpiring also means our unsung heroes don’t go unrecognised.
Wellington Cricket Trust