School Hoops Program

Basketball Ballarat’s School Hoops Program is designed to introduce basketball to school students. Teach the rules and develop skills in a fun and interactive environment.


This program is coached by our professional Miners/Rush players and Elite coaches.


We not only teach the game of basketball but also teach and promote healthy living and what it means to live a healthy life.


If you wish to have your school involved in Basketball Ballarat's School Hoops Program contact Junior Development Coordinator:

Ryan Mckew on 048734909 or


  • Over 4,000 students & 150 Schools involved in this program so far


  • Learn the game of basketball from professional coaches & athletes


  • Learn teamwork, inclusiveness, respect and the importance of a healthy lifestyle



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