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COVID Safe Cricket

Please note the protocols and checklist document found in the resources below have been updated accordingly as at 9 Febraury 2022. Please ensure the most recent versions are referenced.


These protocols are outlined in the documents below and have been developed to support clubs / associations.


If you have any questions regarding COVID Safe Cricket or any of the materials below, please contact your relevant SACA Club Officer or SACA reception.

Close Contact Requirements

  • COVID-19 Testing, Isolation and Quarantine requirements can have an impact on the community’s ability to participate in community sport.
  • Please refer to the South Australian Government’s advice regarding the management of COVID-19 close contacts HERE. 

SACA COVID Safe Cricket Protocols

  • Relevant for Indoor and Outdoor Cricket gatherings, trainings and matches.
  • A simple one-page summary of the COVID Safe Cricket protocols.

SACA COVID Safe Cricket Checklist and FAQs - Clubs and Associations

  • Relevant for Indoor and Outdoor Cricket gatherings, trainings, matches, and club-based Master Blaster sessions.
  • Checklist to assist teams clubs and associations manage requirements to ensure cricket is COVID-Safe. 
  • Answers to your frequently asked questions.

SACA COVID Safe Cricket Checklist and FAQs - Primary School Competitions

  • Relevant for teams in the SACA Primary School Competition and school-based Master Blaster sessions.
  • Checklist to assist primary school teams to manage requirements and ensure cricket is COVID-Safe. 
  • Answers to your frequently asked questions.

COVID Safe Cricket - Junior Blasters

  • Relevant for all Woolworths Cricket Blast Junior Blaster programs in South Australia. 
  • Checklist to assist Blast Coordinators, Clubs and Associations manage requirements to ensure Cricket Blast is COVID-Safe.

COVID-Safe Plan

  • A COVID-Safe Plan is a list of measures designed to keep staff and patrons safe and minimise the risk of spreading COVID-19.
  • Must be completed by your club.

QR Code System

  • All organisations with a COVID-Safe Plan are required to utilise a QR Code system to support Contact Tracing.  - Print off your QR Code (provided by the SA Government) and display in a prominent location in the club.
  • Anyone attending your club (both outdoors and indoors) for training and matches must "check in" using the mySA GOV app to scan your club's QR code. 
  • Alongside the QR Code, a hard copy check-in must also be made available for those individuals without a mobile phone. A copy of this form can be found here

COVID Marshal Training

  • Must be completed by your COVID Marshal
  • This training includes the fundamentals of infection prevention and control for COVID-19
  • Further information on what a COVID Marshal is, can be found here

COVID-19 Hygiene Products

  • Cricket Australia has partnered with Dettol to ensure all community clubs, associations and indoor centres can access the health and hygiene products they need to keep our game going.
  • For additional COVID-19 resources, please refer to Cricket Australia's guidelines for clubs and participants regarding COVID-19. 

COVID-Safe Schools Resources

COVID-Safe Promotional Tools

Social media tiles are available to share via your social media channels. Downloadable copies are available below.