There are over 400,000 registered basketball players in Australia, with many hundreds of thousands more who play socially.
It is a game that can be played by anybody, men, women, adults, children, old, young, the able-bodied and the disabled. Basketball truly is Everyone's Game.
There are also many thousands of people who enjoy the rewards of being regular coaches, referees, statisticians, scorekeepers, officials and administrators.
Are you looking to get involved with a basketball team as a player, coach, official or volunteer but don't know where to start? Enter your postcode in the Association locator to find an Association near you.read more
Basketball Australia is the governing and controlling body for the sport of basketball in Australia and is located in Wantirna South, Victoria.
BA runs the WNBL, SEABL, national teams and national junior championships.
Basketball is an Olympic and Paralympic sport and shares one of the highest international profiles and in 2008 Australia's proud tradition with on court success continued, with Australia winning 3 medals at the 2008 Beijing Olympic and Paralympic Games.read more
On a disappointing fourth day of the World University Games, the Emerging Opals and Boomers have lost their games with the women suffering a nail-biting defeat to Russia while the men could not overcome a slow start against Israel...
The Emerging Opals have started their World University Games on the right foot with a victory over Lithuania while the Emerging Boomers have responded to an opening loss with their own win against Lithuania...