There are over 400,000 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 across two offices in South Melbourne, Victoria and Waterloo, Sydney.
The members of Basketball Australia are the state/territory basketball associations. BA runs the WNBL, 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
In an historic vote, Clubs of the South East Australian Basketball League (SEABL) have overwhelmingly accepted the recommendation of the SEABL Board to proceed integration of the League with Basketball Australia...
University of Canberra Capitals star Abby Bishop and JCU Townsville Fire Head Coach Chris Lucas have begun the regular season on a high note, claiming the Wattle Valley WNBL Player and Coach of the Month awards for November...
The Australian Gliders Women’s Wheelchair Basketball will converge on the Australian Institute of Sport next week for a major squad camp. This will be the first major squad camp following the June World Championships, where the Gliders team placed 6th in the World...