Guidelines Around Weather Impacted Games
Games can be impacted, delayed or abandoned due to adverse weather conditions, generally either rain or excessive heat.
Excessive Heat is defined as any time the temperature reaches 37 degrees, the temperature being determined by calling the Bureau of Meteorology hotline on 1196 and utilising the temperature in Moorabbin.
A day’s play may be abandoned in any of the following situations: -
A team must have at least 7 players to play.
Games are designated to commence at 8.15am for a 1-day game and 8.45am for a 2-day game. Consequently if play has not been abandoned prior to commencement, at least 7 players must be present at the starting time to qualify the team as being available for the match.