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Cricket Australia Extends Partnership With Kookaburra Sport


Cricket Australia has announced an extension of its partnership with Kookaburra Sport, which will now run through the end of the 2025/26 season. As part of this renewed agreement, Kookaburra Sport will continue to be the official supplier of key equipment for Cricket Australia, including the iconic Baggy Green caps and cricket balls used in all national competitions and programs.

Kookaburra Sport, a long-time partner of Cricket Australia for over 80 years, will continue its support for International and State cricket as well as Inclusion, Indigenous, and Underage National Championships. This extension highlights Kookaburra’s ongoing commitment to Australian cricket.

Vanessa Foo, Head of Partnerships at Cricket Australia, expressed her enthusiasm about the extended partnership, stating, “We are thrilled to extend our partnership with Kookaburra, a company that shares our passion for cricket and commitment to excellence. Kookaburra’s high-quality products are integral to our game, and we look forward to continuing this successful journey together.”

Leigh Watts, Chief of Sales and Marketing at Kookaburra Sport, echoed this sentiment, saying, “Kookaburra is proud to continue its longstanding relationship with Cricket Australia. Our shared dedication to the sport and its development is reflected in this partnership. We are excited to continue providing the best equipment for players at all levels and to support the growth of cricket across Australia and beyond.”

Founded in 1890, Kookaburra Sport is a family-owned business known for its high-quality sports equipment, particularly in cricket and hockey. The company is heavily involved in community engagement, supporting local cricket and hockey initiatives, grassroots programs, and partnerships with organisations such as The McGrath Foundation and Indigenous Cricket.

Kookaburra Sport remains a market leader in the distribution of cricket equipment, accessories, and team wear, serving cricket communities globally.

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