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2016 Premier 1 – Round 2 Wrap 

24 March 2016 In case you missed it –  check out the Round 1 Wrap by clicking here. Premier 1 Men Belconnen Ramblers (55) def. by Ginninderra Rats (69) The under strength Ramblers simply had no answer for the hot-shooting Dean Hill from the Rats. Though the return of Ben Allen from illness was a […]

2016 Premier League – Round 1 Wrap 

18 March 2016 In case you missed it – check out Basketball ACT’s 2016 Premier 1 Preview by clicking here. Premier 1 Men Ginninderra Rats (48) def. by Wests Money Mechanics Magpies (112) The late scratching of Ben Allen (illness) proved too big of a gap to fill for the Rats, as the Magpies ran […]

2016 Premier 1 Preview 

15 March 2016 With the tip-off of the 2016 Premier 1 Season almost upon us, Basketball ACT (“BACT”) takes a look at how each squad is shaping up. Premier 1 Men Belconnen Ramblers Returning Players – Tate Harris, Marijan Kovac, Obieze Moneke, Nick Morgan, Lachlan Ross New Players – Tom Commins, Jason Freshwater, Tim Hewett, […]

2016 Gunners Academy – Round 1 

Round 1 – Canberra Gunners Academy 92 def. Bathurst Goldminers 73 8 March 2016 Written by Anthony Plunkett The 2016 version of the Canberra Gunners Academy has begun its Waratah Division 1 Men season with a road victory over the Bathurst Goldminers on the evening of Saturday, 4 March. Just like most Academy road trips, […]

2016 Canberra Classic 

The 2016 edition of the Canberra Classic was held on 23 and 24 January 2016 at the Belconnen Stadium. 22 teams, with representation from as far as Queensland, took part in the Classic across 4 competitions. In the the Invitational Men’s Division, it was an all Canberra Gunners affair in the Grand Final, with Gunners White […]

Coaches Required – Aussie Hoops and Sporting Schools 

11 November 2016 Basketball ACT are seeking a number of coaches for the Aussie Hoops and Sporting Schools programs. These paid positions are responsible for the delivery of Basketball ACT’s Aussie Hoops and Sporting Schools programs held in various centres across the ACT. If you are interested in these coaching positions, please contact: Debbie Cook […]

14 January 2016 – Scheduled Maintenance 

12 January 2016 Basketball ACT wishes to advise that the Belconnen Basketball and Sports Centre will be closed from 9am – 12pm on Thursday, 14 January 2016 for scheduled maintenance. Please note that the Basketball ACT Secretariat will also be closed during these times. Basketball ACT apologises for any inconvenience.

Canberra Force U.S. Tour 

19 December 2015 A team of Basketball ACT (“BACT”) Juniors have recently wrapped up an independent development tour in the United States, finishing with an impressive 8 wins and 3 losses for the tour. The team was sourced primarily from girls in the Under 18s age group, and was comprised of Emma Rowcliffe, Rosie Schweizer, […]

2015 Basketball ACT Management Award Winners 

21 December 2015 Basketball ACT (“BACT”) would like to congratulate the recipients of the 2015 Management Awards, which were conferred at the BACT Christmas Appreciation Event on Wednesday, 16 December 2015. A summary of each Award and Award Winner is outlined below. Volunteer of the Year – Marlene Leonard Marlene has had a long standing […]

2015 Holiday Period Office Closures 

Basketball ACT (“BACT”) will be taking a break from 22 December 2015 until 4 January 2016, and as such the BACT Secretariat will be closed during this period. Additionally, whilst the BACT Secretariat will be opening on January 4, the courts at the Belconnen Basketball and Sports Centre will be closed for scheduled maintenance from […]