How to Join –
To join the Sydney University Basketball Club, prospective members must complete a membership form which can be collected from any on campus sports facility. Once completed, membership fees must be paid at the Sydney University Sports and Aquatic Centre front desk.
Please note that SUSF (Sydney University Sport & Fitness) membership is required in order to join the Sydney University Basketball Club. SUSF rates can be found below, and need to be paid at the same time as membership fees.
Sydney Uni Basketball Club Membership Rates –
Student: Yearly Rate $10
Non-student: Yearly Rate $20
SUSF Membership Rates –
Student: Yearly Rate $60
Non-student: Yearly Rate $65
Club Scrimmages –
Sydney University Basketball Club organises free weekly court bookings for club members. All club members can play at these sessions for free, however, if you would like to try it out before you join, you can pay a casual rate of $7.50 per session for non-SUSF members. See the Weekly Club Scrimmages page for more information.
Sydney Uni Basketball League –
This year we are launching the Sydney University Basketball League. This is a 5-division (men – 4 divisions / women – 1 division) competition based on campus at the Sydney Uni Sports & Aquatic Centre. This league runs for approximately 12-14 weeks per season with games held each Sunday afternoon from midday to 10pm. Our first season will begin on the 3rd of May. If you want help finding a team, please come to our club scrimmages on Tuesday afternoons (4-6pm) and we will introduce you to other club members looking for a team.
If you would like to enter a team, or sign up as a single player, please contact our Competition Director Ben via email@example.com and he will give you further instructions on the entry process.
University Games –
Each year Sydney University sends its top men’s and women’s team to each of the major intervarsity tournaments. These weeklong tournaments are commonly referred to as ‘University Games’. The Eastern University Games (EUG’s) are held in the mid-year break between NSW Universities, while AUG’s are held in September mid semester break between the top universities around Australia. This year EUGs will be held in Wagga Wagga with AUGs being held at the Gold Coast. Trials will be announced via our Facebook page and are usually held in week 4/5.
Waratah League –
Sydney University Basketball Club enters two representative teams in Basketball NSW’s Waratah League each year, a Division 2 Men’s Youth League team and a Division 1 Men’s team. The season runs from February – August with trials beginning each year in October/November. Games are held on Saturday afternoons at SUSAC and will be announced via Facebook so come down and support our players!
Sydney University Basketball Club regularly organises social events for its members. These events include club social events, team dinners, club gala days, and start and end of semester parties. All events will be promoted over Facebook so please follow our Facebook page to stay in touch.
We are looking forward to meeting you all!