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Raptors App updates

Team App has been updated with the new SUMMER teams - for registered users, please check that you have access to your child[ren]'s team.

If you haven't downloaded the Raptors App yet, what are you waiting for? Its easy to set up and will give you instant access to game times. Go to the Raptors App tab above and load it onto Your Smarthphone.more

WELCOME TO THE SUMMER SEASON 2018/19

Summer season kicks off this week, with the Boys competition getting underway on Saturday. All girls competitions kick off on Sunday.

Don't forget training commences this week! Check with your Team Manager for times or check the training schedule on this site.

HAVE A GREAT GAME and remember game details are posted each week in the Fixtures tab.more

Raptors Christmas Party

SAVE THE DATE FOR THE UPCOMING RAPTORS CHRISTMAS PARTY!
Sunday 2nd December, times to be determined.

We look forward to seeing you!
- The Raptors Committeemore

Uniform Shop update

Shop times have been updated in the Uniform tab above.

Alternatively, Please email our Uniform Officer Jo Hall at raptorsuniform@gmail.com to organise a time to purchase uniform or merchandise items.more

Summer registrations LAST CALL

Summer season registrations are now open. Birth year requirements for our team age groups are as follows:

SUMMER AGE GROUPS:
U9: 2010/11
U11 2008/09
U13 2006/07
U15 2004/05
U17 2002/03
U19 2000/01
Please use this as a guide to determine which age bracket your child will be in.more

Download the Raptors App

The Raptors app is available to download, free of charge, from your app store and is available for iOS and Android...more

Thanks to all who attended Family Night

RAPTORS would like to thank all the amazing businesses that helped make our Family Night such a success!!!!

Without all of you we couldn’t have made it such a fun night for all the people (200 plus) who came!! Click through to see the full list of those who generously gave their time and donated to the night...more

Need sportsgear? Think SPORTSMART!!

Raptors Basketball Club is a member of Sportsmart's Club Advantage program, which offers great benefits to us and our club members.
Quote the Raptors Club Advantage number 800395 every time you make a purchase from Sportsmart to get an instant 5% discount off the normal selling price. Plus Raptors receive 6% back in rebates!more

Family Fun Night

In conjunction with the 'Girls Make Your Move' Campaign and The Melbourne Boomers, the Raptors invite you and your family along to a fun night at Bentleigh Secondary College stadium.

There will be a Sausage Sizzle, Games, Prizes, a Guest Appearance and Giveaways! COME IN FULL UNIFORM TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR MORE PRIZES!

Join us on Saturday 11th of Aug @ 6:30pm. No basketballs please!more

Bring a Friend week

Next week is Bring A Friend week - from the 30th of July until the 3rd of August, during normal training times, bring a friend along to try out basketball for free.more

How to get your game info

How to find out when your game is:
1) Ask your Team Manager
2) Check FIXTURES tab above and select your team (if you don't know, email oakleighraptors@gmail.com)
3) Download the Raptors Team App and always have game info on your Smartphone or desktop! Click on RAPTORS APP above

HAPPY HOOPING!more

Appointment of Coaching Director

We are pleased to appoint Mario Berchy as the Raptors Coaching Coordinator.

Coaches are essential to the development of our players and the prosperity of our club. Given the importance, we decided to put a structure in place, which best supports our coaches. As the Coaching Coordinator, Mario will work closely with Nic,Megan,coaches and assistant coaches.

Please support Mario in his new role.more

Please note...

Please ensure you check game fixtures on Friday in case of any late changes, as these can happen right up until Thursday evening.

The MBA will now be using GESAC as a playing venue. PLEASE NOTE: door entry will be $3 at GESAC. All players incl U9 players, must pay door entry at each venue.more

When making payments...

Please remember to put your childs name in the Reference field so we can trace payments. Thank you!more

Raptors are now part of the Active Activities search engine!

Active Activities provides the most comprehensive listing of sports, games and activities for kids in Australia. The Raptors are now part of this fantastic community.

Please take a moment to write a review of the Raptors Basketball Club for our listing. Head over to https://www.activeactivities.com.au/more

Eftpos facilities now available

We are now offering an EFTPOS facility for all uniform and merchandise purchases. You can even pay your registrations in person.
The Uniform Shop will be open Tuesday and Thursday this week 5-5:30pm at South Oakleigh Secondary College. There is a small charge for EFTPOS transactions which goes directly to Paypal(our EFTPOS provider), not to the Raptors. Click through for more information..more

Notification of Committee changes

Our President, Fiona Hickey, has decided to step down from the role effectively immediately. We thank Fiona for her hard work and dedication to our club as President. Fiona will continue serving on the committee as Acting Vice President. General committee member Jamie Weller will step in as Acting President.

A warm welcome also to Mel Dear and George Song, who are joining the general committee...more

New uniform items available now

We have two new clothing items available to purchase, plus there is a sale on the old style pullover hoodie. Click through for details...more

Do you have your Raptors Cap?

Look what's now in stock! Get yours now for $13 and really look the part. Get one from Andrea, our uniform officer at training or send an email to raptorsuniform@gmail.commore

Winter season update

Winter registrations have now closed and we are in the process of finalising teams and coaches.

If you have not registered and are interested in joining the Winter season, please email oakleighraptors@gmail.com and advise your child's date of birth and playing experience. Thank you to all who registered by the cutoff date.more

Door fee reminder

A message from Alison Cody, President of the MBA:
"Each player (even U10's) and their families need to pay door $3 entry [fees]. I covered the door both days this weekend and the abuse and rudeness of a lot of members was extremely disappointing."

Please pay your door fees each week. It is not covered in your club registration costs as this is an association-level cost.more

Autumn Newsletter

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