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Welcome to Saxby's Stadium.

The home of Taree Basketball Association Inc promoting enthusiasm for basketball and emphasizing skill development and fun for school students and enjoyable participation for adults.

Basketball at Saxby’s Stadium in Taree will be back in action next month.

The normal junior, senior women and men competitions will fire up on Tuesday, 07 February 2017 with the Saturday school competitions set to commence a little later than in previous years on 18 February 2017.

Taree Basketball is pleased to report that there have been no changes to the annual individual registration and weekly playing fees for the forthcoming competitions.

The Tuesday afternoons and nights are set aside for juniors and senior men and women and school competitions for children from Kindergarten to Year 10 will be played on Saturdays.

Individual players need to hold a current NSW Basketball registration card and registration fees for 2017 have remained unchanged from last year

Juniors on Tuesdays from 4.00pm, Women and Men on Tuesdays from 6.00pm and children from Kindergarten to year 10 on Saturday mornings from 8.30am.

Annual Registration and weekly game fees apply.

"Aussie Hoops" which is Basketball Australia's introductory program for children aged between 5 and 10 may be returning to Taree but will that will be determined by court availability. Details will be posted here or you may like to visit www.aussiehoops.com.au then simply tap the 2430 postcode into the program locator on the website for details of the programs as they become available. 

Taree Basketball also provides players wanting to take their game to the next level with the opportunity to play representative basketball with the Taree Tornadoes junior teams.

Planning has started for 2017 the Molten Waratah Northern NSW Basketball League where age groups range from U12 to U18 for both girls and boys. For families with children interested in representative basketball here is information about birth years for the various age groups in 2017. U12 for players born 2006 and 2007, U14 for players born 2004 and 2005, U16 for player born 2002 and 2003 and U18 for players born 2000 and 2001.

Individual weekend playing costs (advance payment required) are set at $35.00 (reduced from $50.00 through the fundraising efforts) plus travel and accommodation costs. There is usually one weekend per month, March through to July, with travel to such places as Armidale, Tamworth, Lismore and Grafton. 

Fundraisng is a major focus for 2017 as Taree Basketball seeks to provide all representative players with the opportunity to defray rcosts by selling raffle tickets and being involved in other activiies currently on the drawing board.

Please contact Taree Basketball on (02) 6551 7456, email tareebasketball@hotmail.com or search Facebook for Taree Basketball or Saxby's Stadium for all the details.

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School Basketball @ Saxby’s Stadium

Draw - Sunday 21 May 2017

Divisions – Mixed K to Y2, Mixed in School Years 3 & 4, Girls in School Years 5 & 6, Boys in School Years 5 & 6 and High School Mixed in School Years 7 to 10

 Individual Basketball NSW rgistration fees apply - Weekly playing fee $5.00


Court 1

9.00am (Mixed – K to Y2)  All interested players - (Duty One person from each team)


9.50am (Mixed Y3/4) TW Wolves v St J Boomers - (Duty One person from each team)


10.40am (Girls Y 5/6) TW Grizzlies v Mixtures - (Duty One person from each team)


11.30am (Boys Y5/6) Chatham Chiefs v St Josephs Falcons - (Duty One person from each team)


12.20pm (Mixed Y7 to Y10) All interested players (Duty One person from each team) 


Court 2

9.00am (Mixed – K to Y2) All interested players - (Duty One person from each team)


9.50am (Mixed - Y3/4) Chatham Bears v St J Thunder - (Duty One person from each team)


10.40am (Girls Y5/6) Chatham Comets v St J Mavs - (Duty One person from each team)


11.30am (Boys Y5/6) TW Warriors v TTU12B - (Duty One person from each team)


12.20pm No game - (Mixed Y7 to Y10) All interested players (Duty One person from each team) 



Mixed Y 7-10 Teams






























































Magic Monday in recess for school holidays

They will resume on Monday, 01 May 2017.

The "Magic Monday" skills sessions conducted at Saxby's Stadium from 4.00pm to 5.30pm. 

The sessions are designed to provide registered players from the Saturday school competitions with a training afternoon to work on the individual fundamental skills of the game to assist in providng a more enjoyable experience when the children take the court in the competitions.

The ball is in your court but here is a good quotation from legendary basketball player, Michael Jordan, for you to consider " I have always believed if you put the work in, the results will come"

Go on, take the first step to see where the basketball journey may lead you ! ! !



Junior Basketball


Saxby’s Stadium. 

 Tuesday 23/05/2017

Round Eleven

Court 1

4.20pm Bulls v Celtics


(Duty – One person from each team)


Referee –            


5.10pm Hotshots v Slammers 


(Duty – One person from each team)


Referee –     


Court 2


4.20pm Magic v Wanderers


(Duty – One person from each team)


Referee –         


5.10pm Tornadoes v Wizards


(Duty – One person from each team)


Referee –     



Hotshots (Dark Blue)

Tornadoes (Black)


Wizards (Green)

1) Jamain Morris - Jul

1) Jack Scott - Feb

1) Benny Williams - Feb    

1) Jordan Woodward - Mar

2) Cameron Wendell - Feb

2) Jack Davis -

2) Adam Koch - Jul  

2) Myles Mitchell - Mar

3) Fergus Sweeney - Feb  

3) Odin Augey - 2018 

3) Tom Kladis - Feb 

3) Alex Milliken - Jul

4) Jackson Brody - Feb

4) Izaak Lavandero -2018

4) Jarrod Smith - Jul

4) Lachlan Burnes - Jul

5) Jake Saunders - Feb

5) Flynn Pereira - Jul

5) Drey Mercy - Jul     

5) Jack Robertson - Jul


6) Reece Jeffriess - Jul



















Wanderers (Red)

1) Kyesha Wilkinson - Jul

2) Angel Jordan - Feb 

3) Beth Macdonald -Feb  

4) Lauren Chadburn-Feb 

5) Sophie Croker - Feb 

6) Hope Extrem - Feb

7) Grace McCallum - Feb





Magic (Light Blue)

1)  Joel Christensen - Jul

2) Maxine Debreceny - Feb

3) Danny Hobbs  

4) Cory Wilkinson - Feb 

5)Jake Saunders - Feb

6) Logan Towers -

7) Connor Scott -





Bulls (Silver)

1) Thomas Neal - Jul

2) Elias Wolferstan - Jul

3)Ty Croke - Feb    

4)Morgan Gao - Jul

5)Lewis Brown - Feb    

6)Aaron Smith - Feb     

7) Hayden Northam - Jul

8) Jimmy Michaelidis - Jul

Celtics (White)

1) Jackson Brody - Feb 

2) Tom Kladis - Feb  

3) Koby Gibson - 2018 

4) Flynn Pereira - Jul 

5) Kenzo Roxas Jul 

6) Jack Robertson Jul 

7) Mhalikai Mercy Jul

 8) Ashton Scott - Jul






























     Basketball Draw Women's and Men's Competitions.

Tuesday 23/05/2017

Round Eleven

Court 1

6.00pm (Women) Wing Nuts v MRD Electrical

(Duty Oreos)


6.50pm (Women) Sharks v Oreos

(Duty MRD Electrical)


7.40pm (Men) Hawks v Kings

(Duty Sharks)


8.30pm (Men) Wizards v Wildhogs

(Duty Hawks)



Court 2


6.00pm (Women) All Stars v Mayo Private Hospital


(Duty Anonymous)




6.50pm (Women) Johnson & Thompson v Anonymous

(Duty Mayo Private Hospital)




7.40pm (Women) Legal Sphere v Howard Funerals


(Duty Johnson & Thompson)




8.30pm (Women) Towers Smash Repairs v Great Lakers


(Duty Legal Sphere)



ByeS :- Hogan's Plumbing (W) Tigers (M)


                                                                  Men’s Teams

       Kings (Red)

     Hawks (Green)

     Tigers (Yellow)

     Wizards (Orange)

Troy Knutson - Jul 

Christian Agcaolli - 2018

Jacob Straub - Jul 

Jordan Woodward - Mar

Elliott Bruton - Jul

Cameron Galle - 2018

Jarrod Smith - Jul 

Dakota Manton - 2018 

Alex Beckton - Jul

Cameron Wendell - 2018 

Eddie Corben - 2018

Alex Milliken - Jul

Alistair Eldred - Jul 

Nic Ryan - Jul

Mark Hamilton - 2018

Myles Mitchell - 2018

Bernie Doran - Apr

Xavier Jabar - Jul

Tom Ethell

Jack Boyd - May

Reece Jeffriess - Jul

Ben Wainwright - Feb

Paul Shahoub - 2018 

Lachlan Burnes - Jul

Jack Scott - 2018

Fergus Sweeney - 2018

Jacob Green - 2018

Ben Williams - 2018

Colin Scott - 2018

Steve Atkins - Jul

Hayden Vakauta

Chris Turner - 2018

Dean Wyman - 2018


Joel Staveley - 2018 

Michael Wright - Jul



Nathan Smith - 2018

Steve Turner - 2018













Kane Kriss - 2018




Patrick Edgar - Jul




Nathan Maher - Jul




Justin Davis - 2018




Ryan Kriss - 2018




Simon Day




Adam Koch




Harrison Smith




Kye Riley