Club Ricochet Competition: Rules of Competition


The Ricochet Croquet Singles Tournament is a handicap event conducted as set out in the “Australian Laws Book” of the Australian Croquet Association Inc., and taking into account the General Competition Rules of the Club.. The inaugural 2018 competition was run as a knock-out competition.


Conditions of Play

  • The ricochet tournament is a knockout singles competition.

  • Handicaps will be used during matches.

  • Matches can be played during the Tuesday and Thursday ricochet sessions, or at a mutually agreed time.

  • Each match is a timed game of one and a half hours

  • When time finishes, the player on the court is to finish their turn and the opponent is to have one more turn.


Competition Draw


  • Once the draw has been made, it will be posted at the clubhouse and players notified by email.  



  • The preliminary knock-out rounds will culminate in a final between the two players winning through their respective halves of the draw.

Winners of the NBCC Ricochet Competition
No competition Barrie Carter
David Wilson
No competition
David Wilson
Peter Gordon

About Us

Members play all the three internationally recognised forms of Croquet – Golf, Ricochet and Association

Nelson Bay Croquet Club

Courts located at:

Tomaree Sports Complex

4981 Nelson Bay Road

Nelson Bay, NSW

Clubhouse number (only attended during playing sessions):

0466 092 590

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