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The Club Competition for 2020 has been suspended indefinately.

 Newcastle Basketball has sent emails to registered players informing them of this suspension.

 

 

How to Play for Port Hunter

Port Hunter has closed off access to our membership form.

If the sesson is cancelled the Club will refund the Membership Fee.  

We are unable to refund the $100 Active Kids Voucher.

This will be held as a credit against future Memberships.

When we know more we will send emails about how we will arrange refunds.

 

Port Hunter Registrar - Rebekah Wallace email

rebekahporthunter@gmail.com 

All Coaches will need a WWC check.
https://www.service.nsw.gov.au/transaction/apply-working-children-check

All Players are required to be registered with NSW Basketball - If BNSW Rego is due when joining the Club the BNSW Rego will be required to be paid at the same time as the Port Hunter Membership. 

The Active Kids Voucher and be used as payment towards these costs.

To check your BNSW registration details follow this link below....

member.basketball.net.au

  BNSW REGISTRATION: 

  • SENIOR - 18 AND OVER (DOB 2001 or earlier) $116.00

  • JUNIOR - 12-17 (DOB 2002 – 2007) $100.00

  • MINIBALL - 11 & UNDER (DOB 2008 or later) $65.00 

 

Club Competition information for 2020

Round 1 - Wed 29th April & Friday 1st May 2020

Grand Finals - Wed 23rd & Friday 25th September 2020

Wednesday (Games commence at 4.30pm) 

Div 1 U14 Boys & Girls 

Div 1 U16 Boys 

Div 1 U16 Girls

Div 2 U16 Girls (Could be played on Fridays)

Div1 & Div 2 U19 Girls

Div 1, 2 & 3 U19 Boys 

Friday (Games commence at 4.30pm) 

Div 1, 2 & 3 U12 Boys & Girls 

Div 2 & 3 U14 Boys & Girls 

Div 2 & 3 U16 Boys

Grading

Teams will generally be based on last years teams. If you would like to play with a particular team or friends please make a note in the "SPECIAL REQUESTS" field when completing the Membership form.

Selection trials for Division 1 teams will be held at the YWCA gym in Dawson St Cooks Hill. Trials will be in the first 2 weeks of March and dates and times to be advised.

Team training can commence mid March.

 Club Uniform

A playing top will be provided which will be collected at the end of the competition.

Port Hunter Uniform requires players to wear Black Shorts.
Port Hunter Club shorts are available for sale at $25.00 a pair. 
Shorts will be available for purchase at the Information day,  training sessions and before games in the first week. 

About the Club...

The Port Hunter Basketball Club was founded in the early 1960's and is the oldest Basketball Club in Newcastle. We celebrated our 50yr anniversary in 2014.  It had its beginnings as the Stockton National Fitness Basketball Club. With the success of the Club and the expansion of the member base through the 1970's the Club was renamed in 1980 to the Port Hunter Basketball Club.

Last year he Club had 31 teams competing in the Junior Club Competition and 9 teams in the Super 10's competition.

Training is held at the YWCA in Dawson Street Cooks Hill usually on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays to suit the players & Coaches. We also have training at the Waratah High Callagan Campus.

Our most successful player is Suzy Batkovic who played her junior club basketball with the Port Hunter Club. Suzy was in the Opal team which attend the London Olympics and played in the Townsville Fire team in the WNBL.

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