Programs & Competitions
Aussie Hoops is Basketball Victoria's Beginner Clinics for 5 - 12 year olds. This program allows children to learn and practice without the pressure of an official game and have fun with beginner players in the same situation.
A number of WBA Junior Domestic Clubs host their own beginner clinics prior to a new season of basketball commencing. Please browse the individual club links to find out more. Aussie Hoops Clinics are currently operating at Waverley Stadium with the Timberwolves Basketball Club running their session at 4.00pm on Monday afternoons.
The Little Dribblers program was originally a Monash Council run beginner clinic at the Oakleigh Recreation Centre catering for 5 - 10 year olds. Similar to Aussie Hoops, this develops children and teaches basic skills without the competitive match environment. The Malvern Tigers Basketball Club are supporting this program and it operates on Friday afternoons from 4.00pm - 5.00pm at a cost of only $5.00 per child per session.
The Waverley Falcons is the representative arm of the Waverley Basketball Association for male and female players and was formed in 1982. It has teams competiting at junior and senior championship levels.Junior teams compete in the Victorian Junior Basketball League, and the Eastern Qualifying League. Senior teams participate in the Big V competition and the Melbourne Metropolitian Basketball League
For further information on representative basketball, please navigate through the main menu.
The Waverley Basketball Association's Junior and Senior Domestic Competition is divided into two seasons per year. Summer Season runs from October to March during school terms four and one, and Winter Season runs from March to October during school terms two and three.
All games are played at the Waverley Basketball Stadium, on the corner of Batesford Road and Power Avenue, Chadstone. To cater for the increased growth of Saturday Junior Competition, three local school courts are also utilised.