Australia v Cuba International Baseball Cup

Project Summary

13 August 2018

two baseballers from opposite teams competing for a base

World Baseball Classic 2017. Credit: SMP Images.

Sector: Sport

Country location: Australia, Cuba

Grantee: Australian Baseball Federation

Project Description

The project supports Baseball Australia activating and engaging all aspects of our community in the games played between Australia and Cuba.

Promoting cultural, business, trade and tourism between the countries of Cuba and Australia through sport will be a key part our strategy and purpose in hosting Cuba.

Baseball is the number one sport in Cuba and an ongoing series between both countries played on an annual basis is critical to both national federations.

Social media: @BaseballAust,   @ABL,  @WBSC,   @ausport,   @AOC,  @AUSOlympicTeam,  All six Australian Baseball League teams, All eight State Baseball Associations

Council on Australia Latin America Relations grant offer: $44,000 inc GST

Total project value: $500,000

Last Updated: 8 August 2018