Grading Game 4

Please see attached file for Grading Game 4 - 29th March.


As well as Basketball this weekend,  dont forget to drop into Albert Park Primary School Fete - on this Saturday in Bridport Street Albert Park from 9.00 - 4PM. Lots of Rides, Food and tradiational Fete stall.

AGM notice



The 2014 Annual General Meeting of Port Phillip Basketball Association Inc will be held on Monday 28 April 2014 at  MSAC VIP Room 3 (upstairs near the Basketball Courts) Time 7.30 pm – 9.00 pm'

All Parents, Coach and Managers are invited to attend.

Each team is expected to be represented at the AGM.

Please read attached notice for more information.

An important part of this meeting is the election of the PPBA committee and Office bearers. More details on roles of the committe will be available in coming weeks so parents can see how they can help with setting the direction of PPBA. 

As well as normal AGM business there will be a special resolution at this meeting to addopt a new set of Rules on Incorporation for PPBA to  comply with the Associations Incorporation Reform Act 2012. Copies of new rules will be available on PPBA website from 28th March 2014.

MSAC Training Courts Available

PPBA has 2 courts available at MSAC on Sunday 16th Feb from 1pm to 3pm.  Any team wanting to use the courts needs to send a  text message  to Rosemary on 0402 047 975 .  The cost is $25 per hour with exclusive use of either Court 1 or Court 3.  No other charges for parents going in with players etc.  There is the possibility that the availability of these courts could be ongoing.

2014 Welcome

Welcome to PPBA 2014 season please read below key details about 2014 Season. More information can be found at the 2014 Season Page.

Click here to Download PPBA 2014 Calendar



2014 Competition

Season Structure

  • First Half of the year
    • 4 Grading Games
    • 7 Competition Games
  • Second Half of the Year
    • 10 Championship Games
    • 2 Finals
  • 23 Games in Total


This year there will be no Registration day, Team Managers will register their team and pay registration fee online.  Player, Coach and Team Manager details can also be entered online.

All Coaches and Team Managers are required to have a Working With Childern Check and complete a Basketball Victoria Declaration. 

See Registration Page for details on how to register


Game Sheet Payment

3 Payment Options are available for teams to pay Team Sheet fees. In order to streamline Saturday score sheet issueing process, we would prefer teams to pay game sheets fees Half Yearly or Yearly by bank transfer

  1. Weekly: Team Manager to pay the $45.00 game sheet fee at the front table 15 minutes prior to the game. 
  2. Half Yearly: Two Payment
    1. February to June - 4 Grading Games and 7 Competition Games – 11 games in total $495 bank transfer payable before Friday 21 February.
    2. July to October - 12 games in total $540 - bank transfer before Friday 18 July.
  3. Full Year: 23 games – bank bank transfer $1035 - transfer before 21 February.


2014 Development Programs


Hoopsters is a 9 week introduction to the ball-handling skills and team awareness required to participate in the game of basketball. Hoopsters is suitable for  players at a beginning level, Prep, Year 1 and Year 2. Players do not need to be in a team to participate in the Hoopsters Program, it is an individual training program.

Program Fees per player.

$56  for 9 sessions x 40 minutes

Optional Basketball -  $12 extra

See Registration Page for details on how to register.

Dribble Pass ‘n’ Shoot Program

Dribble Pass ‘n’ Shoot Program 1 is a 9 week introduction to the game of basketball for teams. A minimum of six players is required to form a team.

Teams need to be confident with passing and receiving the ball as well as dribbling to be eligible and accepted for this program. The session begins with Skills and Drills and then moves into a game with a focus of putting the skills into practice.

This program is suitable for beginning teams in Year 2 and Year 3. Teams will be assessed and those without basic skills will be referred to the Hoopsters Program where they can develop the required skills and be ready for Program 2 half way through the year.

A uniform is not a requirement for this program although in the past some teams have their own uniforms.  Players need to wear runners, socks, shorts and a T Shirt.  Singlets will be provided for use each week.

 Program Fees per team

$50 Annual Team registration which includes insurance with Basketball Victoria.
$45 per session  (x 9 sessions)  =  $405

See Registration Page for details on how to register.



 2014 Representative Team

Port Stars United is the PPBA representative team in the VJBL (Victorian Amateur Basketball League). Team have been chosen for 2014 Competition, tryouts for 2015 will take place in Nov 2014.


Saturday Helpers

Each Saturday we have a team of helpers who supervise the courts to ensure a safe environment for all, collect door fees, organise game sheets and payment, provide first aid and generally keep the Competition and Programs running smoothly.

There is financial remuneration for your services. 3hour, 4 hour or 7 hour shifts. Most suitable for persons over 18 years with good verbal communication and social skills.
If you would like to be part of this team, contact Rosemary comp-admin@portphillipbasketball.com.au


2014 Season

2014 Grading Games will commence around Mid Feb 2014.

Registration will begin towards the end of Jan 2014.

Check back here early 2014 for confirmed dates.

If you are a Team Manager, details you will need about each player you wish to register are:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Date of Birth
  • Parent/Guardian Name
  • Parent/Guardian email address
  • Parent/Guardian Name Phone number
  • School year in 2014

All team Manager and Coaches who are aged over 18 must have a valid Working with Children Check card.

Working with Children Check cards are free for volunteers and can be obtained by lodging a form at a Post office. http://www.workingwithchildren.vic.gov.au






 Rosemary Williamson
Competition Administrator
Mobile: 0402 047 975
email: comp-admin@portphillipbasketball.com.au

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Key Dates for 2014 Season

Feb1 -16 

Online reg for comp teams.

Email Reg for "Hoopsters"

& "Dribble Pass n' Shoot"


Feb 22

Grading Game 1

Dev Programs Session 1

March 1

Grading Game 2

Dev Programs Session 2

March 8

Labour Day Weekend


March 15

Grand Prix


March 22

Grading Game 3

Dev Programs Session 3

March 29

Grading Game 4

Development Program Session 4

April 12

School Holidays


April 19

 School Holidays




April 26




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