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12 February 201408:44

One year to go celebrations

14 February 2014 marks one year to go until the first match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015. To mark the occasion, public events will be held in all 14 World Cup Host Cities over two days.

One year to go celebrations - Cricket News

14 February marks one year to go until the start of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015

To mark the occasion, public events will be held in all 14 World Cup Host Cities over two days. The events will include the unveiling of a city countdown clock, multicultural performances and junior cricket activities. Members of the public are welcome to all events.

Thursday 13 February
Host City Event location Start time
Auckland Queen’s Wharf 6.30am
Hamilton Garden Place, Victoria St 7.15am
Dunedin The Octagon 10.30am
Wellington Midland Park, Lambton Quay 12.00pm
Napier Sound Shell, Marine Parade 12.00pm
Nelson Trafalgar Square 12.00pm
Christchurch Re:Start Mall, Cashel St 5.00pm

Friday 14 February
Host City Event location Start time
Sydney Martin Place Stage 12.00pm
Melbourne Federation Square Stage 12.00pm
Adelaide Rundle Mall 11.00am
Brisbane Queen Street Mall Stage 12.45pm
Canberra Canberra Centre 12.00pm
Hobart PW1 forecourt (Princes Wharf 1) 12.30pm
Perth Forrest Place 12.00pm

Also on 14 February, prior to the start of the New Zealand v India test match at the Basin Reserve, a press conference to announce how Government and tournament organisers will work together to maximise the legacy of the tournament. There will also be a special visit from the members of New Zealand’s 1992 Cricket World Cup squad during the tea break on Day 2 of the test.