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Events at the Basin

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Things have changed drastically since the early days, and the Basin Reserve has become one of the most popular cricket grounds in the world.

The pavilion is now a registered Historic Place, and the Basin Reserve itself has been a registered Historic Area since 1998. Our timeline highlights some of the key Basin Events over the years.

Basin News

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Tuesday, August 11th, 2020 at 7:31pm
An update from the Wellington School of Cricket following the recent COVID-19 developments.

Please read if you are planning to use any of our indoor facilities between now and Friday.

Tuesday, August 11th, 2020 at 6:35pm
Kia ora Poneke, from midday on Wednesday 12 August, Wellington, along with most of New Zealand, will be re-entering Covid-19 Alert Level 2. This will last until midnight on Friday. https://t.co/RO85i5MhFQ BasinReserve photo
Friday, August 7th, 2020 at 7:59pm
''Our focus remains on staging an outstanding Cricket World Cup here in New Zealand. We will now deliver that in 2022.''


Friday, August 7th, 2020 at 4:37pm
The disparity in the level of preparedness of the teams is understood to be the key reason behind the ICC postponing the women's ODI World Cup from 2021 to 2022.