Developing the Future of Cricket in WA.
Christina’s successful career playing cricket stemmed from her love of the game and work she put into developing her skills. The former Australian Cricketer took a different direction years later, to develop the game and culture surrounding it. Since 2012 CEO of the WACA Christian Matthew’s had big plans for the future of cricket in WA, planning to re-develop the cricket grounds. Now Christina’s secured necessary government funding to support the redevelopment of the WACA grounds and to build community facilities. In 5 years’ time she explains we should see, an indoor community centre for sporting groups and cricketers, modern function facilities, a cafe, an interactive museum and a public open space to be utilised for events such as Fringe, Perth Festival and the wider community to engage.
Listen to Christina Matthew’s Inspiring Story.