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
Australian Opals star Liz Cambage has one hand on another trophy to add to her collection, with her Zhejiang Far East team set for Game One of the Women’s Chinese Basketball Association (WCBA) Finals today.
The next generation of Australian basketball stars have found out who they will face for the right to be called the best in the world, following the draws for the 2013 FIBA Under 19 Men’s and Women’s World Championships.
Jayco Australian Opals star Elizabeth Cambage has capped off a brilliant regular season, scoring 38 points on the way to leading her Zhejiang Far East squad to the Women’s Chinese Basketball Association regular season title.