About U16


The 2019 Australian Under-16 Junior Championships will be held from the 6th-13th July, 2019.

Saturday 6 July: Opening Ceremony & Pool Games
Sunday 7 July: Pool Games
Monday 8 July: Pool Games
Tuesday 9 July: Pool Games
Wednesday 10 July: Pool Games
Thursday 11 July: Quarter Finals & Classification
Friday 12 July: Semi Finals & Classification
Saturday 13 July: Grand Final, Play Offs & Closing Ceremony


Your Host

The 2019 Australian Under-16 Junior Championships will be hosted by Darwin Basketball Association.



The 2019 Australian Under-16 Junior Championships will be held at Darwin Basketball Stadium: 220 Abala Road Marrara NT 0810

The stadium is conveniently located moments from the Darwin Airport and just a short 15 minute drive to the centre of the city.



The fixture will be released to the public approximately six (6) weeks prior to the commencement of the championships.


Opening Ceremony

The Opening Ceremony will take place on Saturday 6 July at Darwin Basketball Stadium. All family, friends and spectators are invited to attend.


Closing Ceremony

The Closing Ceremony and all medal presentations will take place following the U16 Men's Grand Final on Saturday 13th July, 2019.



Ticketing details will be available for pre-purchase online shortly. These will be available through the Basketball Australia website.


Live Streaming

The Men's & Women's U16 Grand Finals will be live streamed via Basketball Australia's YouTube Channel. Stay tuned on social media for further updates.



Official Championship Merchandise will be available for purchase at the venue each day from our partners at iAthletic. Pre-orders are also available for pick up at the event via www.iathletic.com.au


Camera & Video Passes

With the protection and privacy of our participants in mind, anyone wanting to use a camera or take video is required to have a CAMERA/VIDEO PASS during the Championships. All cameras are required to be signed in at the front desk on arrival and agree to the Photography policy. Click here to view full policy. All video cameras are to be used the area provided in the stadiums for filming.  No flash photography is allowed and Basketball Australia requests no photography from the baseline.


Media & Scouting Accreditation

With the protection and privacy of our participants in mind, all media and scouts must be signed in and accredited with Basketball Australia. To apply for media or scouting accreditation please follow the below links and complete the online form.

Media Accreditation - Click Here

Scout Accreditation - Click Here