There are over 450,000 registered basketball players in Australia, with many hundreds of thousands more who play socially. It is a game that can be played by anybody, men, women, adults, children, old, young, the able-bodied and the disabled. Basketball truly is Everyone's Game.
There are also many thousands of people who enjoy the rewards of being regular coaches, referees, statisticians, scorekeepers, officials and administrators.
Are you looking to get involved with a basketball team as a player, coach, official or volunteer but don't know where to start? Enter your postcode in the Association locator to find an Association near you.read more
Basketball Australia is the governing and controlling body for the sport of basketball in Australia and is located in Wantirna South, Victoria.
BA runs the WNBL, NWBL, WNWBL, national teams and national junior championships.
Basketball is an Olympic and Paralympic sport and shares one of the highest international profiles and in 2008 Australia's proud tradition with on-court success continued, with Australia winning 3 medals at the 2008 Beijing Olympic and Paralympic Games.read more
Women: Pool A WA Metro vs Queensland North Both teams needed the win in this match-up after less-than-ideal starts to the tournament; it was WA Metro that ran away with the game, sealing the victory 62-44. For the WA side,…
Men: Pool A New Zealand vs SA Country New Zealand has claimed another scalp on Day 4 of the championship, beating the team from SA Country by four points, 54-50. In a low-scoring affair the sides traded horror quarters in…
Australian Basketball rising star and Australian Jayco Opal Elizabeth Cambage has been selected at number two overall in America’s Women’s National Basketball Association’s draft in Bristol Connecticut this morning.