The event will be held at the Victorian Croquet Centre, 65 Nobel Banks Drive,Cairnlea,Melbourne, Victoria 3023.
The purpose-built facility in Cairnlea, in the western suburbs of Melbourne, has space for 24 full size Gateball courts and a state-of-the-art pavilion. The function area seats 200, with a licensed bar and a commercial kitchen, and overlooks manicured grass courts.
Gateball players from Australia and around the world are invited to attend.
It takes about 50 minutes by public transport from the central railway stations and then a half hour walk from Ginifer Station. Teams are advised to take accomodation closer to the venue.
The venue is about 17km south of Melbourne Airport. In good traffic conditions, the journey should take about 20 minutes by road.
The average temperature for Melbourne in Nov/Dec is about 24C but Melbourne is well known for the variability of its weather. Be prepared for hot weather or blustery cooler conditions!
Closing date for entries is Thursday 10th October 2019
Please send entries and book accommodation as soon as possible.