New Rules

No balls to be brought in to HILAC on game nights.more

Timing rules

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

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

Junior Meeting

Monday 16th February


Alexandra House


2015 Summer Season Dates

Season starts:  Monday 23rd & Friday 27th February

        No game - Friday 6th & Monday 9th March (Labor Day Weekend)

        No games - Friday 27th March to Monday 13th April       

        No game - Monday 8th June (Queen's Birthday)

Semi Finals - Friday 12th June

Preliminary Finals - Monday 15th June

Grand Final - Friday 19th June


2015 Bendigo Bank Tournament

Saturday 24th & Sunday 25th January, 2015