Australian fans unite
Showcasing the passion of cricket fans across the nation
The Australian Cricket Team is not just the players on the field, but a 24 million strong force taking on South Africa, Pakistan, New Zealand and Sri Lanka in the upcoming international cricket season.
Australians from all walks of life; young and old, male and female, city to country, and from a variety of cultures – united by their love of cricket are featured in this Summer’s ad campaign from Cricket Australia.
Cricket Australia put the call out earlier this year, looking for Australia’s biggest cricket enthusiasts to share how they demonstrate their passion for cricket and the Australian cricket teams.
You’ve already met Emma, now meet Hamish & his dad.
Every Summer, 4 year-old Hamish and his dad spend hours rolling a cricket pitch for their family and friends to enjoy a game of backyard cricket.
Speaking to Hamish’s dad, “we have an absolute ball playing together, and he [Hamish] really loves preparing the pitch, painting the lines, and getting the stumps ready and knocking them over.”
Hamish loves David Warner, and playing cricket with his dad, who was recently recognised by the ICC as one of the world’s cricket super fans. He’s had the honour of playing on the SCG and the MCG and simply loves his cricket.
More stories are coming!
Over the course of the Summer, keep an eye out as we’ll be releasing more stories showing how Aussies support cricket in their own unique way, including: