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Bannockburn Stadium - Basketball

YMCA offers the opportunity for kids and adults to get involved and have some fun with basketball. With both social and developmental programs on offer, it’s the perfect sport for the whole family to enjoy.


Junior Basketball

Junior Basketball

Three Basketball competitions ready and waiting for junior basketball players from 5years to U16.

YMCA offers three different junior basketball competitions that are ready to go! Our junior competition is designed for children to participate in a sport they love.

  • Rookies (5-8 year olds)
  • Juniors (9-12 year olds) and
  • Under 16s.

Competitions are run in accordance with the senior competitions with two seasons’ summer (October-March) and winter competition (April-September). Finals and a grand final will be played at the completion of each season with teams awarded medals, trophies and individual awards.

YMCA accepts all skill abilities and welcomes not only teams but individuals looking for a team to be a part of. YMCA helps provide a healthy basketball pathway for young juniors and encourage children to have fun and enjoy the sport they play.

All players, coaches and referees participating in any basketball competition or program must be a current Basketball Victoria Member. No player will be permitted to take the court without a Basketball Victoria membership.

Bookings are essential

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Aussie Slammers

Aussie Slammers

Learning basketball skills whilst creating friendships for 5 - 9 year olds.

Aussie Slammers is a YMCA basketball skills development program for children aged 5-9. This program is run for 1hr once a week providing the basics and fundamentals of basketball. Sessions will be focused on dribbling, passing, catching, shooting and rebounding as well as teaching participants about team work, sportsmanship and how to stay healthy and active. Aussie slammers will lead players into our junior basketball competition where children are able to enter our rookie or junior grades of our basketball competition.

Aussie slammers are run by a sports coach, supporting the children as they progress their skills and love for basketball. Many friendships will be made and lots of fun will be had in a safe environment.

This program is a term based activity that allows a trial class to be completed first before committing to the remainder of the term.

Bannockburn offer a once off $10.00 trial class for first visit.

Ongoing bookings and price amount will be calculated on the remaining weeks of the term.

Bookings are essential

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Senior Basketball

Senior Basketball

Senior basketball competition designed for teams including Mens, Ladies and Mixed

YMCA conducts the Golden Plains Basketball Association competition for all senior and junior teams. The senior basketball competition is open to all seniors with any skill and fitness level. Senior basketball is run across two separate seasons; summer (October - March) and winter competition (April - September). All players are to follow strict rules and regulations to allow for an easy, fun and sociable competition.

Referees are provided to support players and support skill development. Players are encouraged to register as a team, however, individual players will be accepted and YMCA will search for an available team to join.

All registrations are to be completed through PlayHQ, where you will also find all details of your team and team players as well as the ladder and all fixture games.

Game fee is a set $10.00 per player; team registration is $55.00 and payable when completing the registration process, GPBA Player registration can be found at the end of your registration booking for $22.00.

All players, coaches and referees participating in any basketball competition or program must be a current Basketball Victoria Member. No player will be permitted to take the court without a Basketball Victoria membership.

Bookings are essential

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Drop In Basketball

Drop In Basketball

Coming soon!

Casual Shoot

Casual Shoot

Pop down to the recreation centre for a throw around with friends

Casual Shoot is available Monday – Friday, time slots depending on pre-existing programs. There is no minimum or maximum time frame that you have to enter or exit the stadium. Sports drinks and water is available to purchase from reception and participants are required to bring their own basketball or netball.

Casual Shoot is a time for fun! Making new friends and being competitive amongst friends. YMCA Staff will be around the stadium and are available at all times as children and adults participate in a casual shoot.

The cost of casual shoot is $4.00 with no minimum or maximum time limit.

No booking is required for Casual Shoot.