2016 All Wrapped up

The 2016 Championships was held at RAAF Base Edinburgh

Below are the outstanding results and achievements for the 2016 Competition.

Congratulations once again to all those listed below:


Women's Grand final - NSW def QLD 

Men's Grand Final - NSW def QLD


Rookie of the Year


Women's - Nikkiska McGlashan (VIC/ACT)


Men's - Alexander Brown (NSW)




Women's - Annie Tanner (NSW)


Men's - Rob Cameron (SA)



Players Players Award


Women's - Ruth Wicks (QLD)

Men's - Nick Munday & Thomas Zerna (VIC) 


Major Gregory "Frenchie" McDougall


Awarded to the person who demonstrates the energy, indomitable spirit, sense of fair play and enjoyment of life that the late Major Gregory John "Frenchie" McDougall displayed both on and off the court.

Michael Kearney


 Australian Team 2017


The Teams will be touring Tasmania in Jan 2017

2017 ADFBA Australian Women's Team
Players Coaches
Pos. # Service Name
Head coach
  • Janeter Turnbull (NSW)

Assistant Coach

  • Ruth Wicks (QLD)
  • Sheralee Gormley
G 4 Naval Ensign of Australia.svg Lara Pilton
G 5 Australia Danette Lee
G 6 Australia Lee Piantadosi
G 7 Naval Ensign of Australia.svg Shannon Cook
G/F 8 Australia Abbey Grieve 
  • (C) Team captain
  • Injured Injured
G/F 9 Australia Grace Amey
F 10 Australia Kadi Sonntag
F 12 Australia Annie Tanner         Roster
Updated: 23 Dec 2016
  13 Australia Katie Troughton
  14 Australia Jeska Matthews
  15 Australia Leah Swain


2017 ADFBA Australian Men's Team
Players Coaches
Pos. # Service Name
Head coach
  • Dean Burke (QLD)
Assistant coach
  • Matthew Muller


  • Daniel Silvester
G 4 Australia Rob Cameron
G 6 Australia Jarrad Taylor
G 7 Ensign of the Royal Australian Air Force.svg Adrian Duran
G 8 Australia Thomas Zerna
G/F 9 Naval Ensign of Australia.svg Alexander Brown
  • (C) Team captain
  • Injured Injured
G/F 10 Australia Julian Stevens
F 12 Australia Brett Elleman         Roster
Updated: 23 Dec 2016
  13 Australia Ash Condon
  14 Australia Zac Vey-Johnson
  15 Naval Ensign of Australia.svg Brent Nemeth




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ADFBA Notice Board


ADFBA National Championships
RAAF Base Edinburgh SA

 01 - 10 Dec 17


ACT/Wagga Interservice Competition 

 29 - 30 Jul 17 


Point of Contact

ACT State Rep: PO Kristie Cotton kristie.cotton@defence.gov.au


Victorian Interservice

26 – 27 AUG 17

RAAF Base Williams (Laverton)

OIC MAJ Nick Munday nicholas.munday@defence.gov.au  (03) 9256 2146
State Rep Male SGT Leon Wynne   leon.wynne@defence.gov.au (03) 9282 7036
State Rep Female CPL Michelle Joy michelle.joy@defence.gov.au (03) 9358 1298

New South Wales Interservice

The NSW Defence Force Basketball Interservice Competition will be held over the weekend

01 - 03 Sep 17

Holsworthy gym.


Navy–   AB Samuel Chiswell Samuel.chiswell@defence.gov.au  

 AB Lara Pilton lara.pilton@defence.gov.au

Army – SGT Brett Elleman brett.elleman@defence.gov.au

CPL Samir Balmer Samir.balmer@defence.gov.au

RAAF Richmond –  CPL Kevin O’Sullivan kevin.osullivan3@defence.gov.au

               LAC Adrian Duran Adrian.duran@defence.gov.au

RAAF Williamtown – PLTOFF Richard Van Der Snoek Richard.vandersnoek@defence.gov.au


South Australian Interservice

08 – 09  SEP 16

RAAF Base Edinburgh

RAN        TBC

ARA        TBC

RAAF      SGT Matthew Muller matthew.muller2@defence.gov.au


QLD North vs South Competition

Selection Trials for the  2017  ADF QLD Men’s and Women’s teams will conducted on the weekend of 05 - 06 Aug 17 at Gallipoli Barrakcs, Enoggera.

OIC QDB: SGT Daniel Silvester: daniel.silvester@defence.gov.au


Northern Territory

Defence Establishment Berrimah

3 Training Sessions will be held over 3 weekends in Aug for selection trials

Sunday 13 Aug

Sunday 27 Aug

Tues    27 Aug

For further information contact the personal listed below


OIC:  CAPT Sita Norsworthy,  sita.rodger@defence.gov.au, (08) 8925 6489 

State Rep: SGT Dale Blog, dale.blogg@defence.gov.au, (08) 8925 1046

Men’s Head Coach: Vacant 

Training Venue: Defence Establishment Berrimah


Western Australia Interservice

20 OCT 17

HMAS Stirling


LEUT Brad Eaton brad.easton@defence.gov.au         


Email your State Rep for Interservice Dates in your State

New South Wales Defence Basketball (NSWDB)
NSW OIC, FLGOFF Melissa Miller melissa.miller@defence.gov.au
NSW Representative, CPL Sammy Balmer samir.balmer@defence.gov.au

Queensland Defence Basketball (QDB) 
OIC QDB: SGT Daniel Silvester: daniel.silvester@defence.gov.au

Victorian Defence Basketball (VDB)
Vic OIC, MAJ Nicholas Munday nicholas.munday@defence.gov.au

Australian Capital Territory & Wagga Defence Basketball (ACT/WAGGA DB)
ACT/Wagga OIC, LCDR Scott Northey scott.northey@defence.gov.au
ACT Representative, PO Kristie Cotton Kristie.cotton@defence.gov.au

Northern Territory Defence Basketball (NTDB)
NT OIC, CAPT Sita Norsworthy,  sita.norsworthy@defence.gov.au,
NT Representative, SGT Dale Blogg, dale.blogg@defence.gov.au,

South Australian Defence Basketball (SADB) www.sadb.basketball.net.au  
SA OIC, LT Rob Cameron robert.cameron6@defence.gov.au
SA Representative, SGT Matthew Muller mattew.muller2@defence.gov.au

Western Australian Defence Basketball (WADB)
WA OIC, LEUT Brad Eaton brad.eaton@defence.gov.au