Aussie Hoops

For children 5 & 6 years old
Monday 11th August - 15th September
3.45 - 4.45pm @ HILACmore

U16 Boys Tryout Dates

Please note the dates for tryouts for the 2014/15 squad season.

No squad tops are to be worn for tryouts.
Please bring a ball and a drink.
Players must play in the HJBA domestic comp to be eligible for selection.more

Timing rules

Please note the new timing rules that are being used for the whole domestic competition.more

2014 HJBA Winter Season Dates

Season starts Monday 28th Julymore

Heat Policy updates

Taking into consideration the Basketball Victoria Policy, for the purposes of the BVC Country Championships, the BVC Heat policy will be brought into effect:

The introduction of the BVC Heat Policy Country Championship Rule and notification to teams will be by the Court or Venue Supervisor.more

Player Development v's Expecation to Win

Stan van Gundy when the coach of the Miami Heat in the NBA speaking on player development versus the expectation to win (from a junior perspective).  Stan is currently the coach of the Orlando Magic in the NBA.  Click on the following link to hear him speak on this topic:


His comments apply in a number of areas relating to junior coaching, not just who plays what role on court, but even to the makeup of teams.  Stan asks a very valid qustion: are you coaching to develop juniors, or are you coaching to tell everybody you won your junior basketball competition?

One of the HJBA's main goals is to offer all of our junior players the opportunity to develop their game.


Forfeit Procedure

Follow some steps to process your Team's forfeit and avoid being fined.


Mercy Rule - Coaches Please Note

For all Junior and Intermediate coaches.more
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Notice Board

        2014 COMING EVENTS


Aussie Hoops - 5-6 year olds

Monday 11th August - 15th September

3.45 - 4.45pm @ HILAC



Season starts:  Monday 28th July & Friday 1st August

        No game - Monday 4th August (Sheepvention)

        No games - Friday 19th September -Friday 3rd October (School Holidays)

        No game - Monday 3rd November (Melbourne Cup)

Semi Finals - Friday 14th November

Preliminary Finals - Monday 17th November

Grand Final - Friday 21st November


2015 Bendigo Bank Tournament

Saturday 24th & Sunday 25th January, 2015