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Lord’s Taverners ACT

Dedicated to helping young and disadvantaged people from Canberra and the region to play cricket and other sports when they might not otherwise have the opportunity to do so.

Our Principal Partner is Morgans Canberra, part of Australia’s largest national full-service stockbroking and wealth management network.

Our Programs

Lord’s Taverner’s ACT proudly helps young and disadvantaged people from Canberra and the region to play cricket and other sports when they might not otherwise have the opportunity to do so.

Junior Taverners Award

Lord’s Taverners Disability Awards

Blind Cricket ACT

Pegasus

New Arrivals

Events

Our events are the most important way we raise funds for the people we support. You don’t have to be a member of Lord’s Taverners to attend – our events are open to the general public. Come along, meet likeminded people and help give the young and disadvantaged a sporting chance!

Here’s a sample of our annual calendar.

Winemakers Dinner

Our signature epicurean event! Join us to try local wines introduced by the winemaker and matched to the meal.

Annual Dinner

Our annual celebration of the year’s achievements, with a special guest speaker and presentation of Junior Taverners Awards.

The Drinks Break

Craft beer and wine-tasting in November each year at Farrah’s Liquor Collective, an ideal opportunity to stock up for the festive season!

Movie Nights

Enjoy the latest releases at Palace Electric Cinemas with bubbles, popcorn and gourmet ice cream.

Discover what’s on next and join the fun!

News

Jodie Davis to speak at T20I Breakfast

We're delighted to advise that our guest speaker for breakfast on 28 January will be the ACT's very own Jodie Davis, former Australia and ACT player, inaugural coach of the Pakistan women's team and coach of Australian and ACT teams. Jodie will be in conversation with former Lord's Taverners ACT [...]

Taverners Australia 2024 Raffle Kicks Off

Taverners Australia Chair John Jeffries launched the 2024 Taverners Australia Raffle this week.  "Our raffles have raised almost $1.3m to help the numerous organisations we assist and we really hope you can support us again by buying tickets", John said.  "Through the generosity of our sponsors, we have once again [...]

Lord’s Taverners ACT Announces Women’s T20I Breakfast

President Nan Bak today announced that Lord's Taverners ACT will host a breakfast to celebrate the return of international women's cricket to Canberra. "Our breakfast will be held on the morning of the 2nd T20I Australia v South Africa", Nan said. "This is a terrific way to start the day [...]

Drinks Break knocks it out of the park!

We're pleased to announce that our 2023 Drinks Break put a valuable score on the Board in giving the young and disadvantaged a sporting chance.  While the number attending was down a little, those who did make it tasted enthusiastically, snacked on delicious finger food and, above all, spent generously. [...]

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It’s an inexpensive way to help young and disadvantaged people from Canberra and the region to achieve their sporting goals.

Our Supporters

We are very grateful to our Principal Partner, sponsors and other supporters, without whom we could not carry on our work.