About Us

Located at the picturesque and historic ‘BIRTHPLACE OF THE ASHES’ Rupertswood Cricket Club was established in 1990 and has since grown to be one of the largest and most diverse cricket clubs in the Gisborne District Cricket Association.

We pride ourselves on promoting talent from within, with a heavy focus on developing our juniors in a professional, fun, and family-friendly environment.​​​


To be recognised as an inclusive, diverse and family-orientated club, focussing on development and community values to ultimately achieve holistic success.


  • To provide a safe environment for participation, learning, and success underpinned by the Salesian ethos, Rupertswood Cricket Club values, and strong leadership.
  • To encourage diversity, foster youth, sportsmanship, excellence, and professionalism on the field and in the community.
  • Rupertswood Cricket Club will lead through the example of our committee, coaches, and captains to ensure that we represent our values with loyalty, pride, and fun.​​


  • Diversity
  • Sportsmanship
  • Encouragement
  • Development
  • Fidelity
  • Community