Westgate welcomes all players and parents to our 2014 Winter Season.

Junior Basketball Program - Junior.programs@vu.edu.au

The Winter Season runs for 15 weeks to August 30th and then 2 weeks of finals.

Semi Finals Sat 6th Sept and Grand Finals Sat 13th Sept followed by school holiday break.

Summer Season registrations will be open soon. 


Westgate Representative Basketball - Westgate Imperials

Information on the 2014/2015 Westgate Imperials Program and tryouts will be posted soon.

We currently have 2 vjbl teams, U12 boys and U16 boys who are both travelling very well in their regional divisions.  We wish both teams the best for the remainder of the season.

We hope to see many of our supporters down at some of our Friday night home games.  Check here for u12 fixture and here for u16 fixture details, or to see how the teams are going in their division.

Representative News

VJBL Newspaper Article 

Expressions of Interest for Coaches

Regional Challenge July 11th 2014 Results


Working With Childrens Checks (WWCC)

Basketball Victoria

WWCC application 


Coaching Tips


Ages For the Winter 2014 season

Age groups are currently defined by the age a player is at the 31st of December of the year of the start of the season (ie May 3rd 2014)

The age group is defined by the age of the child at 31 December 2014.  

For the Winter 2014 season the years of birth and the applicable age groups are:

1997 / 1998 u18’s

1999 / 2000 u16’s

2001 / 2002 u14’s

2003 / 2004 u12s

2005 / 2006 u10’s


Women's competition

Westgate Basketball Association are investigating opportunities to start a Women's competition in the inner west of Melbourne so our junior girls players have a competition to continue playing basketball once they are too old to play in the junior competition. If you are female, over 16 and interested in playing in a Women's competition, please fill in our Expression of Interest in a Women's competition in the inner west form!




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