Wheelchair basketballer Tom O’Neill-Thorne has been named the NT Junior Sportsperson of the Year. Tom O'Neill-Thorne a DBA Wheelchair player has had an amazing 12 months, winning a gold medal at the World Championships in Korea as the youngest member of the successful Australian Rollers team and being named Australia Male Junior Wheelchair Basketballer of the Year in 2014.more
The complete list of DBA teams participating in the BNT Challenge can be found by clicking on the 'more' button. If you have any questions about the teams, please contact volunteer Rachel Fosdick 0400 548 416. Parents are reminded that payment of the fees should be finalised today or tomorrow.more
If you whistle games in any of the DBA competitions and are available over the Easter Weekend to call games in the BNT Junior Challenge, Steve Smith at BNT would like to hear from you! We would especially like to hear from Grey shirted Referees but also will be using DBA Greenshirts during the event.more
If you are interested in improving your whistle, listen up!
BNT’s Steve Smith, who is presently back in the Territory to assist with the running of the 2015 BNT Junior Challenge over the Easter Weekend, will conduct Referee Clinics for DBA this Sunday 29th March.more
We are looking for a new Executive Officer (EO) to join on the ground floor, with the ability to drive the creation and effective implementation of multiple projects including the development of strategic plans.more
A vacancy has become available with the DBA - Operations/Basketball Manager, reporting to the Executive Officer (EO) the Operations/Basketball Manager is responsible for providing a basketball competitionmore
Referees who would like to officiate at the BNT Challenge over the Easter holiday period as asked to email Event Referee Manager Steve Smith on firstname.lastname@example.org As well as Darwin based referees, there will be visiting officials from Sydney, Alice Springs and communities across the Territory.more
The BNT Challenge entries closed last Friday, but organisers are pleased to receive nominations from DBA clubs or individual teams up until Friday 20th March. Please email your interest to Judy Smith on email@example.com to enter. Details of the competition can be found on the next page.more
The DBA has a fantastic opportunity and once in a life time for coaches to gain the rewards to be a future quality coach and to enjoy the company of Adelaide 36'ers Coach JOEY WRIGHT who will be in Darwin next week to hold Coaching Clinics.more
This is a reminder to inform all parents and junior players that the fixtures for the Junior competition on Saturday is doubled on the Website, please click on Challenge Season 2015 for the correct time for your game, this is currently been corrected by the Operations Manager. Thank you for your patience.more
The DBA would like to congratulate the following players who have been selected into the 2015 Girls Cyclone Squad.
There is a squad meeting Saturday 28th Feb, from 6pm - 7pm @ the DBA. All players with at least one parent/guardian must be in attendance as the program and players expectations will be outlined.more
Just a reminder to all Clubs & Teams that it is the last week ending 22nd Feb for all Clubs & Teams to ensure all their players Juniors & Seniors are financial & registered including submitting Sport Vouchers into the DBA Office. Please check your players before they hit the court otherwise a forfeit will be recorded against your team.
Clubs & Teams all grading's of teams need to be finalized.more
The DBA will be holding the last try-outs for the U14 Cyclone Girls this weekend Saturday 21st Feb @ 5.30pm - 7.30pm & Sunday 22nd Feb 2015 @ 11am - 1pm held @ the DBA Stadium, hosted by Head Coach Gary Cleeland and Assistant Coach Michael Tulloch. Please remember to bring a reversible jersey, water bottle, towel and a basketball.more
2015 Cyclone U/14 Girls Head Coach Gary Cleeland & Assistant Coach Michael Tulloch will be conducting Tryouts for the U14 Cyclone Girl's representative side on Saturday 7th February 2015 @ 5.30pm - 7.00pm Court (1) & Sunday 8th February @ 11am - 1pm, on Court (2) @ DBA Stadium. Please bring your own ball, water bottle and reversible singlet if you have one.more
The DBA is seeking Basketball Umpires for their 2015 Challenge Season. If you are keen and interested in umpiring at both Senior & Junior levels, please contact the DBA office on 89454666. Our 2015 Challenge Season commences on the 2nd February, all umpires are paid a small fee for their hobby in umpiring.more
Expressions of interest are invited for the role of casual Canteen Assistant. If successful, the applicant will be included in a pool which the Manager/Supervisor of the Canteen, will roster you on to fill the Canteen Assistant role at Darwin Basketball Stadium during the week and on weekends. The 2015 Challenge Season commences on the 2nd Feb 2015more
Darwin Basketball Associations is getting ready for the 2015 Challenge Season...Team Nominations are due by the 16th January 2015. There is a late payment penalty for all late nominations so make sure you get them in by the due date!more
During the first week of holiday December 15th-19th, the DBA will hold an intense work-out and skills base basketball camp, as we try to raise the level of basketball play out here in the Northern Territory. Featuring: Abby Cubillo, Ashton Eaton, Kim Brown, James "Bear" Silvie & Tim Morris and a host of other DBA All-Stars.more
Job Title: Officials Coordinator Responsible to: Operations Manager
Primary Objective: Training, recruitment & scheduling of officials for the Darwin Basketball Association (DBA). Closing Date: Friday 5th December 2014more
The 2015 Challenge Season will start Monday 2nd February 2015 Grand finals will be the 12th & 13th of June 2015. 15 rounds plus 3 finals rounds (includes Easter & School holiday) Split round School Holiday / Easter Weekmore
The DBA Grand Final dates are posted, included into the fixtures are the updates for first round of the finals on the website. this will include the teams that have finished the season up to Friday.more
We are 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.more
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 as follows:more
To carry out essential maintenance works on the distribution system. The Power supply in our area will be interrupted on Thursday 2nd October 2014 0830hrs to 1530hrs.This will leave the DBA office devoid of the ability to operate.more
With the overwhelming demands to have a session with Mitch Creek, Wednesday 1 October, the DBA has made available one last opportunity to cross the threshold to the highest level of personal development.more
All the kids are amped and excited to work out with Mitch Creek who will be in attendance Wednesday 1 October 2014. There are still spots available for All-Star Basketball Camp so come on down and sign up, now!more
CONGRATULATIONS to Addison Dohnt with Ansett for winning the Personal Development Training with Adelaide 36ers Star Mitch Creek. The group training session on Wednesday 1 October 2014 from 4:30 to 5:45pm will be a lesson you won’t forget.more
The DBA is now seeking applications for the position of an Administration Officer. Candidates can email a covering letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org with the closing date for applications being Monday 13 October 2014.more
A funeral service for the late Dale Geer will be held this Thursday at 1.00pm on Court 1 at DBA stadium. Following this, Karen and family would like to invite you back to Tracy Village Sports & Social club for light refreshments and nibbles from 2.30pm onwards.more
CHAMPIONSHIP SEASON 2014 fixtures are back to normal with only last nights,Thursday 11 September 2014, games cancelled due to power outage issues. Those teams will be notified of the re-scheduling of their games shortly. We apologise for any inconvenience that was caused to those teams and to anyone else affected by the cancellation.more
The Adelaide 36ers played Japan at the Palmerston Recreation Centre last night and introduced DBA players Donte Nicholas, Chris Hart and John King into their rotation. The DBA is determine to showcase the best players in the Northern Territory and eventually becoming a scouting playground for the NBL. Game summary inside...more
In a highly anticipated match the DBA showed their supremacy in suffocating the FAANTBL with pressure in the second half, opening defence of what will likely be an annual meeting between the two associations. The DBA led by Donte Nicholas (23 points) and Chris Hart (18 points) routed FAANTBL team with an 81-64 victory in the All Star Game.more
Congratulations to Tracy Village Jet Travis Ellis for setting a new League career scoring record, after Jets win against Lightning. Ellis surpassed the old record of 8746pts by 4pts with his 28pts scored in win over Lightning. He now has 8750. The old record was set by Jeff Larson who retired from playing in 2005.more
Don't miss the DBA All-Stars vs FAANTBL
Sunday 31 August 3:00pm @ Marrara Stadium
Special Guest: Coach Steve Toohey
Chris Hart, Darrin Weetra, Brad Jachmann, Matteo Rowse, Michael Maclean and many more!!!
Summary of all League games played on the 22nd of August 2014.
Photo: Edith Boundry helped steer the Uni Rebels to a close 56-52 win against Ansett. Honour boards and League Team statistics updated 23 August. View in Competition drop down above. Go to League men and women info then into the 'Current' info menu.more
Please be aware ALL registrations must be done using the on-line registration system before you play your first game, including the sport voucher scheme. The DBA website has a facility to use the sport voucher.more
Patrick Hunt will be conducting a ONE TIME coaching clinic in Darwin on Saturday, February 15th 6.00pm-7.30pm @ DBA
ALL COACHES AND PLAYERS WELCOME
For Questions please contact Phil Collins – 0420.816.974
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Please be aware that ALL sport vouchers will be distributed to your child's school this year. Should you wish to pay your child's DBA registration with the Sport Voucher you will need to fill out an on-line registration form and select yes in the Sport Voucher box.more
Basketball Northern Territory is calling for expressions of interest for head coaches, assistant coaches, and managers for the 2014 U18 and U16 Australian National Championship teams.
If you are interested in applying for any of these positions please contact Phil Collins on 0420.816.974 or email at email@example.com
Applications close on January 20, 2014.more
Saturday Green Shirt Training sessions
8:00-8:55 in Referee Room, DBA.
Open to all green and grey shirt referees. Attendance noted.
25 minutes – main topic. 20 minutes – questions and open discussion.more