Waikato Times (New Zealand) – Matamata and Districts Cricket Association has put forward a plan to replace the ailing Headon Stadium at Pohlen Park.

Summary

  • Matamata and Districts Cricket Association has put forward a plan to replace the ailing Headon Stadium at Pohlen Park.
  • It’s asking the Matamata-Piako District Council to consider using the $1.5 million, earmarked for repairs to the stadium, on building a new indoor facility proposed by Matamata Futures.
  • The rest should go towards a new facility at Pohlen Park, which the cricket association had a plan for.
  • Association president Cameron Bishop said cricketers loved Pohlen Park and its grass cricket block, but other facilities there were seriously lacking.
  • The cricket association’s plan for a new facility at Pohlen Park was designed by Auckland University architecture students.


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