WN Academy Private Coaching

Private Coaching

As the WN Academy is a high performance cricket center the lessons will be aimed at constantly improving the young cricketers level of play. The developing players will concentrate their efforts on mastering the basics before progressing to new skills, while the advanced players talents will be channeled for the best results. The player will become far more confident when playing at school and club, they will have a better grasp of not only the laws, but also the tactical points that are often overlooked.

1:1 45min sessions are often the most beneficial as it provides the opportunity for specific analysis and attention to detail, including:

  • Batting and bowling skills development and tactical awareness
  • Basic to Advanced techniques in fielding and running between wickets
  • Will cover physical fitness, eye co-ordination, balance and agility programs for at-home training
  • Ideal for player development of any age or skill level
  • Bowling machine available
  • Instant replay video analysis available


$50.00 per 45min session.


Please email admin@wnjcc.com.au to register stating day and session in the Subject field. Payment can be made in Cash on the day or by bank transfer.

  • Day: Friday’s
  • Session 1
  • Session 2
  • Session 3
  • Session 4
  • Date: 13th April to 29th June
  • 4:00pm to 4:45pm
  • 4:45pm to 5:30pm
  • 5:30pm to 6:15pm
  • 6:15pm to 7:00pm

Wally Wright

Academy Coach

Level 2 Cricket Australia Representative Coach (held since 2008). Head Coach at St Joseph’s Nudgee College (2014 - Present)
Assistant Coach of Northern Suburbs District Cricket Club
Member of the club’s First Grade team (Premier 2018).
Head Coach – Tony Dudgeon Coaching (2014-2017)
Shane Watson Cup Coach – Northern Suburbs District Cricket Club (2015)
Darwin Sharks Under 16 Coach – NT Cricket (2015)
First XI Assistant Coach – Brisbane Grammar School (2007 & 2008)
Under 19 Coach – Northern Suburbs District Cricket Club (2006)

Wally is passionate about developing well-rounded athletes, who are self-motivated trainers, great teammates and fiercely competitive on game day.

Tom O’Malley

Academy Coach

Level 2 Cricket Australia Representative Coach (held since 2012).
Player of Northern Suburbs District Cricket Club (NSDCC) and 2nd Grade Captain
Member of the Executive Committee for NSDCC
Assistant Director of Cricket – St. Joseph’s College, Gregory Terrace (2015-Present)
First XI Assistant Coach - St. Joseph’s College, Gregory Terrace (2015-Present)
Head Coach of the College - St. Joseph’s College, Gregory Terrace (2010-2015)
Assistant Coach - Greater Public Schools (GPS) XI (2012, 2013)
Head Coach (Colts) – Newdigate Cricket Club, Surrey, UK (2015)
Head Coach – Alexandra Park Cricket Club, London, UK (2016, 2017)

Tom has experience playing and coaching overseas, spending three season in the England League system. Tom’s coaching style focuses on developing well rounded, resilient, competitive, proactive and thinking cricketers, fostering a love of the game and delivering them the skills necessary to play cricket into their adult years.