The 2019 Australian School Championships will be held from Sunday 1 December to Friday 6 December, 2019.
Sunday 1st December: Team Registrations, Training, Team Photos, Opening Ceremony & Technical Meeting
Monday 2ndDecember: Round Games
Tuesday 3rd December: Round Games
Wednesday 4th December: Round Games
Thursday 5th December: Preliminary Finals
Friday 6th December: Finals & Medal Presentations
Opening Ceremony, Team Registrations & Technical Meeting
The Opening Ceremony and Team Registrations will take place on Sunday 1 December, 2019 at the State Basketball Centre.
All teams are required to complete their registration on this day and attend the Opening Ceremony and Technical Meeting.
The 2019 Australian School Championships will be held at the following venues:
State Basketball Centre - 291 George Street, Wantirna South VIC
Dandenong Basketball Stadium - 270 Stud Road, Dandenong VIC
The fixture for the 2019 Australian Schools Championships will be released approximately one (1) month prior to the commencement of the championship.
The Australian Schools Championships has two divisions: Championship Division & Participation Division.
Championship Division: The Championship Division is for the top placed senior team from each state, with a maximum of eight (8) teams of each gender. Teams need to qualify through and be nominated by their respective State/Territory Basketball Association. Wildcard Places: If a state declines to send a team then schools may be invited to apply for a wildcard position. To be eligible for a wildcard position the school must be registered and intending to participate in the participation division.
Participation Division: The Participation division is open to all Australian secondary schools. It is played in the below age groups with multiple divisions dependent on the number of nominations.
Participation Division Age Groups:
Senior U20 Division: for players aged 19 years and younger as at 31 December, 2019 – born in 2000 or later
Junior U17 Division: for players aged 16 years and younger as at 31 December, 2019 – born in 2003 or later
Freshman U15 Division: for players aged 14 years and younger as at 31 December, 2019 – born in 2005 or later
Team Registrations for the 2019 Australian Schools Championships will open in early June.
Early bird registrations are open until 31 July, 2019 at $950 per team.
Standard team registrations for 2019 is $1050.
Team registrations will close on 21 October, 2019.
All athletes, coaches and team staff must complete individual registrations. You will require your team code from the team registration to complete.
There is plenty of accommodation is the surrounding areas. We have put together a short list of places to close by. Please note that the Australian School Championships is not officially affiliated with any of these venues.
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The tournament guidelines for the 2019 Australian School Championships will be released shortly.
Basketball Australia is seeking volunteers to assist at the championships. This is a great opportunity for students studying sport or event management to get practical experience.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to register your interest.
For all queries or questions please contact Basketball Australia
Renee Narcis - Australian Junior Championships Manager