Latest Season Information
Keep up to date with all the information for the 2022 Winter Season.

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The WPBA has an ever growing domestic competition running two seasons per year (Summer: October – March and Winter: April – September) with all age groups being represented from U8’s through to Seniors including a Senior Mixed competition and Mid-Week ladies (Day Comp).

Close to 3,000 members participate weekly in our competitions throughout the year.

2022 Domestic Winter Season Information

Western Port Basketball Association will commence its Winter domestic competition on Monday the 26th April and will run until September 18th.

Throughout this competition WPBA will follow the guidelines and procedures implemented by Basketball Victoria to ensure COVID Safe play for all WPBA members.
Click HERE for COVID guidelines

Register Here

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Registration for the 2022 Winter Season can be done by following here.

Calendar

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With competition starting on the 26th of April teams will play 17-21 games depending on the night competition. Click here to find the calendar for the 2022 Winter Season. Teams will undertake 3 weeks of grading for the first 3 rounds of competition before commencing the regular season.

All results will be monitored during the regular season where regrades can be made if necessary.

Glory League

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Glory League will provide players and supporters with a unique post game experience that includes; Watch all their games, review highlights and share with family and friends plus much more.  For more information check out the YouTube Video HERE

The fee for Glory League will be included in Team Sheets (additional $5.50). This excludes Saturday competitions where cameras will be turned off.

Fees

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WPBA Domestic Registration

Junior Registration
$32 ($40 once season commences)

Senior Registration
$42 ($50 once season commences)

Basketball Victoria Annual Participant Licence
17 & under participant- $25pp
18 & over participant- $39pp

Please note all members who had a current Basketball Victoria licenses (insurance) from registering in the Summer 2020/21 season will still be covered for the Winter Season. Only players who last paid insurance for the 2021 Winter season will be required to pay insurance. Please ensure you enter your first name, surname and date of birth as it appears on your Summer 2021/22 registration. This will recognise existing payments and you will not be charged. If you are unsure if you need to pay insurance, please contact Ned ned@wpba.com.au.

Note: if registering for a second team please contact ned@wpba.com.au with the player name and team you wish to be added to.

Team Sheet:

Match Payments for U/14’s, U/16’s, U/18’s Boys & Girls, Open Men’s & Women’s, Mixed : $65.50 ($5.50 increase for Glory League)

Match Payments for U/10’s, U/12’s Boy’s & Girls, Mid-Week Ladies: $60 (Glory League not used)

Match Payments for U/8’s: $55

Teammo

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Teammo make it easier for team managers to collect payments so they can focus on what matters most: the players and the game. No more chasing cash, being out-of-pocket or having to constantly nag people for money.

What better time than now to start moving in a cashless direction. Teammo will be the preferred payment option with eftpos payments also to be accepted.

For further information please click the link below, we will instruct you on when to set up an account.

GO TO TEAMMO

VIEW THE ABOUT TEAMMO VIDEO

Find a Team

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How do I find a team?

There are many junior and senior teams that play in our competitions. Players are responsible for finding or creating their own team however click here to submit your details and our staff will try to assist.

Seasons When & Where

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WPBA operates 2 seasons per year:

Winter Season – Terms 2 & 3 (April to September)

Summer Season – Term 4 & 1 (October to March)

Games are played at the stadiums listed further down this page.

Competition Nights

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Monday Night
Boys U14’s , 16’s, 18’s & Open Women

Tuesday Night
Girls U14’s & 16’s

Wednesday Night
Open Mens & U/23 Men’s

Thursday Morning
Mid Week Ladies

Thursday Night
All Abilities

Saturday
U8’s, 10’s, 12’s with  Girls, Boys or mixed competitions

Sunday Night
Open Mixed

Who Can Play?

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Participants range from 6 years through to the ages to 55+ for both men and women. These competitions are a great opportunity to play sport in a safe, positive and fun environment for all.

Which Comp Should I Join?

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Born: 2015 or younger – Under 8’s

Born: 2013/2014 – Under 10’s

Born: 2011/2012 – Under 12’s

Born: 2009/2010 – Under 14’s

Born: 2007/2008 – Under 16’s

Born: 2005/2006 – Under 18’s

Forfeit fines

Notified forfeit fines are $65.50 ($60 for non glory league games) with 48 hours notice provided prior to the games. Failure to notify of a forfeit or notification that is less than 48 Hours is $131.00 ($120 for non glory league games). Forfeits will need to be submitted via Teammo.

Venues & Administration

WPBA Office

Somerville Recreation Centre

Somerville Secondary College

Western Port Secondary College

A BIG THANK YOU TO OUR MAJOR SPONSORS AND PARTNERS

Office Address:
14 Edward Street, Somerville, VIC, 3912
PO Box 501, Somerville  3912

​General email:
office@wpba.com.au

Tel: 5977 7533

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Western Port Basketball are excited to announce the sponsorship of APM employment services for our All Abilities program held on Thursday Nights.

Steelers take the SafeTALK Course

Thanks to our partnership with THIRVE and the investment of Health and Wellbeing made by the association we were able to gain the chance to run our VJBL Coaches and Team managers through the Half Day safeTALK Course

Monday Night Semi Finals Postponed

Due to the current lightning issues present within the Somerville Recreation Centre; semi final games scheduled to be played on the 28th of March will be postponed until the 4th of April. Grand final games will now be played on the 11th of April (First Monday of the school holidays). We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. 

Jeff Wignall Ford supporting the Steelers

Western Port Steelers are grateful to have the support of Jeff Wignall Ford for the 2022 Big V season.

Term 1 Holiday Camps with Western Port Basketball and Belgravia Leisure

Registrations are open for the upcoming Western Port Basketball Association & Belgravia Leisure Term 1 Holiday Basketball Clinics.

Peninsula Magic Girls Clinic and Open Training Session

With the Winter season around the corner, brand new girl’s only club ‘Peninsula Magic’ are offering a free training session for those players looking to get involved in basketball.

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