Basketball is an extremely popular and well recognised sport, not only in Queensland, but Australia-wide. It is a non-contact sport and provides a safe and enjoyable opportunity for players of all age groups and abilities. Opportunities exist for those wishing to participate at the grass-roots right through to elite levels in basketball.
Where to Play Basketball in Queensland and Australia
Association Representative & State Champs
SPP & State and Emerging Teams
State teams complete at national championships and Emerging teams are given additional representative experience. Find out more here
Club and School
U14 – Future Development Program
NPP / AIS and National Junior Teams
State Leagues / NCAA
The Southern Basketball League provides an avenue for high-level competition for young developing players, players at their pinnacle, and players who have stepped down from elite competition
The Queensland Basketball League is the state’s premier semi-professional basketball competition. Highly regarded in the country as one of the best state league competitions, each year the QBL attracts a number of elite players to the competition, including Australian representative athletes, W/NBL players, and players from US colleges and other international competitions.
The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) is an American membership-driven organisation dedicated to safeguarding the well-being of student-athletes and equipping them with the skills to succeed on the playing field, in the classroom and throughout life. Offering scholarships to many Australian athletes.