Spalding has been the Official Gameball of the NBA for over 30 years, and locally have been entrenched and dedicated to the game at all levels, as Official Game ball of Basketball Australia including the Boomers and Opals, as well as the Official Gameball of Basketball NSW, Basketball QLD, Basketball WA, Basketball SA and Basketball ACT.
Providing more Victorians with the opportunity to play more basketball more often, Spalding’s partnership with Basketball Victoria will facilitate the delivery of basketballs across the state; broadening the games’ reach into grassroots areas, clubs and schools. Spalding is also well positioned to support plans for Basketball Victoria’s various platforms of growth and expansion over the next five years.
Basketball Victoria and McDonald’s have a 33-year partnership history, one of the longest running sports sponsorships in Australia. As our Official Grassroots Support Partner, McDonald’s will be providing basketballs to schools and community basketball clubs to encourage inclusive participation and an active lifestyle.
With a long and proud history in basketball, And1 has a total focus on the game and the people within it and they welcome associations and teams to give them a call and discuss partnership opportunities moving forward. And1 will produce Basketball Victoria’s program and event apparel, both on and off the court. Players, coaches and staff members throughout Basketball Victoria’s wide range of participation and development programs will have access to the new And1 range.
Goodlife Health Clubs is the Official Healthy Lifestyles Partner of Basketball Victoria.
Goodlife Health Clubs is one of Australia’s largest and most popular health club chains supporting more than 270,000 members to live healthier and more active lifestyles. Our purpose is very clear – we move people to achieve great things – whether it’s finding a better work/life balance, creating healthy habits or training for your first marathon. With over 80 convenient locations across Australia, and a range of flexible membership options and many new 24/7 clubs, Goodlife is sure to have your fitness needs covered. To check out the club nearest you, visit: Goodlife Health Clubs
Schweppes is Basketball Victoria’s official beverage supplier, providing quality products to our Basketball stadiums. Schweppes also provides support to our Victoria Metropolitan and Country State teams that compete annually in the Australian Junior Championships.
A family business, Bulla’s ice cream and cream products are enjoyed by families across the country and are crafted using the best local dairy produce with over 100 years of tradition and knowhow.
Bulla is the naming rights partner of Basketball Victoria’s Hoop Time program. Bulla Hoop Time is one of the largest primary school competitions in the country, with more than 45,000 children participating annually.
Sport and Recreation Victoria (SRV) is the health-promoting peak organisation for the sport and recreation sector of Victoria. SRV exists to ensure Victorians have equal opportunities to take park in a range of sport and recreation activities.
Visit the SRV website for more information at: www.sport.vic.gov.au
Basketball Victoria have partnered with Frankly Digital to deliver some great user-friendly website solutions for association and clubs. Frankly Digital have basketball experience with the NBL, NBL1 and associated clubs, they align with the rapid progression of the sport in Australia.
The National Basketball League is a Commercial Partner of Basketball Victoria. The National Basketball League (NBL) is a men’s professional basketball league in Oceania, currently composed of 9 teams: 8 in Australia and 1 in New Zealand. It is the premier professional men’s basketball league in Australia and New Zealand.
Teampay is the Official Game Day Payments provider for basketball in Victoria. Providing an instant, secure and convenient game-day payment solution for participants, clubs and associations will be a standard at courts around Victoria. Visit TeamPay today for more information.
refbook is the Digital Partner for the Technical Officials of Basketball Victoria. Refbook is a powerful cloud-based online referee and umpire management platform. Connect, assign, administer and track sports officials all in the one system. Visit refbook today for more information.
Sports In Focus are the official photographers for a number of junior sports organisations such as School Sports Australia, School Sports Victoria, Athletics Victoria, Swimming Victoria, and now Basketball Victoria. Sports In Focus is a dynamic company widely recognised for taking the standards of sports photography to a new level.
ECHO Australia is the Presenting Partner of Basketball Victoria’s VicHealth Cup and Naming Rights Partner of the All Abilities Tournament.
ECHO provides a specialist employment service which is highly successful in finding work for job seekers with disabilities. Combined with concise career advice, training and on-the-job support, ECHO works closely with not only job seekers but also families, schools and industry. ECHO offers genuine insight to individually match and tailor real job opportunities.
The Sports Development Program is a joint initiative between Basketball Victoria and SEDA, specifically designed for young people who would like to pursue a career in the sport and recreation industry or other like industries. If you are a year 10, 11 or 12 student you can complete your VCE, VCAL and Certificates III and IV in Sport and Recreation leading to a Diploma of Sport Development. Core curriculum involves theoretical and practical experience in sports administration, marketing, fitness, coaching, event/project management, literacy, numeracy and career planning.
To find out more watch this SEDA Group video:
Action provides athletic floor systems for universities, schools, professional arenas and more. Established in 1989 Action Floors are a family owned and operated business with a truly global reach, with sports floors now installed on all continents except Antarctica! Action are proud to operate the world’s only Carbon Negative timber mill and source their products from Rainforest Alliance certified timber plantations. Action’s premium hardwearing maple is the preferred surface for sports facilities worldwide providing uniform playability, resiliency and shock absorption for athletes’ safety. Action provides a range of FIBA, DIN (North America) & EN (European) certified systems, both fixed and portable with unequalled warranties and after sales service. The Milwaukee Bucks NBA and Chicago Sky WNBA teams play on Action floors.
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Bringing seating into the fold, this is the first partnership Basketball Victoria has signed with a seating partner, which will add to our long-standing relationships with flooring partners throughout our history.
The partnership with Victorian-based Ace Seating, whom are proudly Australian owned and operated, comes at a time of significant growth in basketball. There are over 632 basketball venues currently in use every week across Victoria, with additional stadia and increased infrastructure still needed across the state.
Cocoon Cool Roofs provides effective waterproofing and greater cooling efficiency for stadia roofs across Victoria. Cocoon’s highly waterproof and heat-reflective membrane for commercial buildings helps address water ingress issues and reduce heat load, which cost associations and stadium operators significant time and resources.
Dandenong Basketball Stadium has recently installed a Cocoon Cool Roofs membrane system and is seeing the benefits of dry courts on wet days and improved player and spectator comfort during our harsh summer.
Cocoon can restore commercial roofing of any size or type and protect your asset against the elements. The Australian climate is harsh, and this often takes a heavy toll on the roofs of buildings through heavy rains and intense solar radiation, protecting your asset against these elements has never been more integral. The membrane system holds a 10-year warranty to ensure your stadium remains water resistant for longer and saves you money in the long-term on additional maintenance costs. The membrane is endorsed by the Building Codes Board and has also received Good Environmental Choice Certification.
Core Advantage is the Official Strength and Conditioning Provider for Basketball Victoria. Over the last 14 years, Core Advantage has trained more Olympians than any other strength and conditioning business in Australia. Through its partnership with Basketball Victoria, Core Advantage will be delivering elite strength and conditioning programs to members of the National Performance Program (NPP), National Intensive Training Program (NITP) and Victoria State Teams.