First Win !!

Our U14 Girls, playing in this division for the first time, have recorded a 5 point win over Rebels, a fantastic achievement. Thank you Coach Calum !!more

2019 Championship Season Champions, Lightning break Jets streak in dominate display.


We Need Your Help

Dear parents and players, we need your help with coaching (incentives apply) and score bench. If you are interested please read on...

Also please note training recommences 21 July.more

Training Deferred

We have just been advised that the back courts at the DBA Stadium are unavailable next week including this weekend due to the Arafura Games. This means training will commence Sunday 5 May, not Sunday 28 April as previously advised.more

2019 Championship Season

Training commences Sunday 28 April. Please check out the update for more info !more

Challenge Season Champions !!!



Purchase all Lightning playing gear here!more

BNT U20 Announcement


BBQ Fundraiser March 10

Lightning have a fundraiser BBQ at the DBA Stadium Saturday, 10th March. We will be in need of some volunteers to help on the BBQ.more

2018 Season Information


Senior Presentation Night

The Lightning Basketball Club Inc. senior presentation tips off at 4pm, Sunday 3 December at the Airport Hotel. Award presentations commence at 5pm. The Club is proud to announce the Master of Ceremonies will be Jason "give me the microphone" Ivinson.more

Junior Presentation Sunday 3 December

This year's junior presentation will be held at Lake Leanyer from 10am to Midday. Please come along for a sausage sizzle and of course trophy / award presentations. Families are most welcome. Bring your hats n sunscreen, bathers n towels. Presentations will commence at 11am.more

DBA BBQ Saturday 4 November

We need your help, last time we raised over $1,000 !!!more

New Sponsor

The Lightning Basketball Club is proud to announce the Airport Tavern as a major sponsormore

2017 Championship Season

The 2017 Championship Season Tips off 31 July 2017more

Fantastic Coaching Development Opportunity

Basketball NT will this weekend host Basketball Australia's Head of High Performance Coach Development - Peter Lonergan. Peter will host a free clinic at the Marrara Indoor Stadium on Saturday 3rd June from 3:00-5:00pm titled "Drills to develop multi-skilled players". The clinic will be suitable for Coaches of all levels and provides a great opportunity to pick up new drills for your club team.more

BBQ Makes Over $1,130 !!!

Thank you to everyone who served at the BBQ, donated cakes etc for sale or both. The Club cleared over $1,130 !!!more

Important Finals Information


Lightning receives grant for new basketballs

Lightning just received a grant to purchase new basketballs. Thanks to the NT Government. Click on more and then click the picture to see a bigger version. Can you spot yourself? I bet you can't miss our President Jason Ivinson (affectionately known to all as Ivo). He's in the front smiling.more

Sponsors needed - Can you help?

With increasing expenses Lighting is looking for sponsorship to keep our fees low for our members. If you are interested or have contact information of a business or someone who may be interested in sponsoring our Club please contact Rozi Carbone on 0487 195 523 or pass our email address along to any interested parties.more

Want to improve your basketball skills?

Select the Resources menu link above and click on Players to access a short video on drills you can do between training sessions.more

Club Rules

1. ALWAYS tell your coach if you can't make it to your game
3. Play as a team
4. Train hard and listen to your coach
5. Respect the referees and other players
6. Play hard but fair and KICK BUTTmore
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