Cricket is New Zealand’s premier summer sport with 170,000 people currently playing the game, making it one of the most widely played sports in the country.

NZC’s vision is focused on ensuring cricket is a game that can be played anywhere, by anyone. Whatever their circumstances, New Zealanders will be given every reason to celebrate and engage with cricket as their game.

We have a high-performance culture, underpinned by quality people, systems and facilities, helping to produce winning BLACKCAPS and WHITE FERNS who inspire the nation and represent the best of New Zealand’s values and culture.

Cricket is one family, with quality and consistency that nurtures the game at all level and provides pathways towards success on the international stage. NZC takes a global approach and perspective to our activities for the betterment of the game in New Zealand.
We’re a passionate and enthusiastic organisation committed to living and breathing our purpose: connecting New Zealanders through our spirit of cricket.


Head Coach - Central Stags

The Head Coach will continue to develop a Central Stags team which achieves consistently strong performances in all relevant formats and strives to achieve the best possible match results.

  • The Central Stags Head Coach will understand and support NZC’s vision of strategic alignment and consistency across the wider NZC high-performance family, and particularly in terms of coordination with NZC’s high-performance functions.
  • This role will continue to develop emerging and current Central Stags in a holistic and overall sense, through the use of the IPP [Individual Performance Programmes] framework ensuring that the team is focused on developing a positive style of play that not only promotes the game of cricket, but is recognised as an effective performance approach.
  • CD Cricket represents a large, diverse region, which provides unique challenges.  The successful candidate will need to have a high degree of flexibility, a focus on delivery and a proven ability to organise and plan to succeed in the environment in which CD Cricket operates.

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Major Associations

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