Established in 2019, the inaugural IIJL Commonwealth Cup was scheduled to take place in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia in March 2020 but was canceled due to the COVID-19 global pandemic. Three years later, the 2023 IIJL Commonwealth Cup will finally take place March 15-18, 2023 and will be hosted by the Altona Lacrosse Club at the newly constructed Allan Lewer Box Court. Stay up to date using social media on Facebook and Instagram.
Australia (Australian Box Lacrosse) and Canada (Canadian Lacrosse League) will compete for the 2023 IIJL Commonwealth Cup. Prior to facing-off for the winner-take-all Final, Canada take part in a four (4) team Round-Robin against city/state teams from Adelaide, Melbourne, and Perth. Players from the Australian city/state teams will then be selected to play for Australia in the 2023 IIJl Commonwealth Cup Final.
Altona Lacrosse Club will host the 2023 IIJL Commonwealth Cup. Altona Lacrosse Club is the only Men's and Women's lacrosse club in Victoria that has full use of its facilities 12 months of the year. The Club has four lacrosse specific playing fields, one of which can be used for night games, and the newly constructed Alan Lewer Box Court with floodlights. Most recently the Altona Lacrosse Club host the Australia Lacrosse Men's and Women's Box National Championships February 8-12, 2023.