BNT is seeking a Coach & Talent Development Manager to take our coach development and talent development programs to the next level to assist coaches and players in realising their full potential in the sport. This is a unique opportunity to make a meaningful and lasting impact. For a copy of the position description please contact us on (08) 8945 3761more


Basketball NT is seeking expressions of interest for the coaching positions for Under 16 and Under 18 teams to represent the Northern Territory at the 2015 Australian Junior Basketball Championships to be held in April and July 2015. Applications close 28th Oct 2014. Application forms can be obtained by emailing to

Sydney Kings visit East Arnhem

James Trustum and Nic Pozoglou from the Sydney Kings are visiting East Arnhem Aussie Hoops kids in the week of 6th Oct. Organised by Miwatj Health Aboriginal Corporation to promote their roll-out of the Aussie Hoops program in 3 communities in the region and to support preparation of a regional women's team for an upcoming event in Katherine.more

Adelaide 36ers AllStars Camp

Mitch Creek and Joey Wright from the Adelaide 36ers visited the Top End again for the All Stars 36ers Camp on the 3rd Oct. The teams love working with the kids. "The kids are great and you can see they love their basketball", said Mitch Creek.more

Adelaide 36ers School Visits

Please click on the Adelaide 36ers tab at the top of the page to view a great youtube clip put together to show the wonderful work that the Adelaide 36ers completed in the community's and school's in the top end as a part of their recent trip to the top end!more

BNT assists basketball partners

Basketball NT recently engaged the services of Smith Sports Consultants to conduct education and training workshops. The training was for staff and volunteers from BNT, Darwin, Palmerston and Filipino Basketball leagues and centred around the Basketball Network online capabilities and website administration.more

FIBA Rules Changes

FIBA has made a number of changes to the rules, which are effective from the 1st October 2014. They have published a new rule book that encompasses the changes and it can be downloaded from the FIBA website at by selecting Inside FIBA go to menu top of page and then going to Rules, Regulations and other Docsmore

Tom O'Neill-Thorne celebrated in the NT News!

Tom O'Neill-Thorne's recent success in the IWBF World Championships has been celebrated today in the NT News. Below is the link to Tom's story which featured on the back page of the NT news.
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