In 2016, for the first time ever, the Boys & Girls Australian U14 Club Championships will be held together as one exciting event.
The 2016 Australian U14 Club Championships will be held from Monday 26 September to Saturday 1 October, 2016.
Teams will be expected to arrive on or before Saturday 24th September and depart on or after Sunday 2 October.
Sunday 25th September: Training, Team Photos and Technical Meeting
Monday 26th September: Opening Ceremony, Initial Pool Round Games
Tuesday 27th September: Initial Pool Round Games
Wednesday 28th September: Split into Championship & Shield Division, Pool Games
Thursday 29th September: Morning - Championships & Shield Pool Games
Afternoon - Quarter Finals
Friday 30th September: Semi Finals & Classification
Saturday 1st October: Grand Finals & Play Offs
Newcastle is a harbour city surrounded by amazing surf beaches on the central coast of New South Wales just over two hours from Sydney.
Maitland is inland from Newcastle and is the gateway to the beautiful Hunter Valley Region.
These two cities will provide a stunning backdrop for the championships as well as plenty of sightseeing activities for teams and visiting families.
Games will be played at both Newcastle Basketball Stadium – Cnr Young Road & Curley Road, Broadmeadow NSW 2292 & Maitland Federation Centre – 10 Bent Street, Maitland NSW 2320.
The two venues are approximately 25 minutes apart. All teams will play at both venues over the course of the Championships.
The Opening Ceremony will be held at 9:00am on Monday 26th September at Maitland Federation Centre.
The Closing Ceremony and all medal presentations will take place at Newcastle Basketball Stadium following the final game at approximately Saturday 1 October, time TBC.
Tickets are now available for purchase here. Daily and weekly passes will give access to both venues.
Photography & Videography
Kangaroo Photos are the official photographers for the 2016 Helloworld Australian U14 Club Championships. They will capture all team and individual portraits as well as every game. Please see below for further information and order forms.
Newcastle Basketball will also be videoing everygame and making this available for purchase to all families so that you can sit back, relax and enjoy watching your kids play.
Video Order Form - Click Here
If you wish to photograph or video yourself, you will need to register at the venue and agree to Basketball Australia's Policy which can be found here.
2016 Australian U14 Club Championships June Bulletin - Click Here
2016 Australian U14 Club Championships August Bulletin - Click Here
2016 Australian U14 Club Championships September Bulletin - Click Here
The 2016 Australian U14 Club Championships will have 24 Boys and 24 Girls teams in attendance. Teams will be nominated by their relevant state associations.
Click here to download the 2015 Australian U14 Club Championship Guidelines.
Keep in Contact
We will be publishing information via the dedicated U14’s Championship pages on the Basketball Australia website www.basketball.net.au
Information will also be shared via social media so jump on and follow Basketball Australia on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.
Newcastle Basketball: Neil Goffet, General Manager
firstname.lastname@example.org, 02 4961 3185
Maitland Basketball: Leon Bendeich, General Manager
email@example.com 02 4934 3503
Basketball Australia: Renee Narcis, Australian Junior Championships Manager
firstname.lastname@example.org 03 9847 2358