Events

Banyule Hawks Basketball Club regularly run a range of fun events designed to improve engagement with basketball and improve the skills of players at every level.

Our current list of events include:

Skill Development

Sunday Skills with Michelle Ryan

Coach Michelle Ryan will take small groups with a focus on building core basketball skills and game sense. These sessions will run across 8 weeks on Sunday afternoons. Sessions are open to boys and girls of any skill level.

Michelle is an experienced elite coach, who has worked at the domestic (EDJBA), representative (MUVJBL) and Big V competition levels amongst others.

The focus of these sessions will be on the progressive development of skills with a focus on ball handling and control, shooting, scoring, defence and decision making.

This program is highly recommended for players who are motivated to challenge themselves and improve their skills. Commitment to attending all sessions is essential.

Please note that training will not operate on the Queen’s Birthday Long Weekend.

Event Name Date and time Location Registration
Sunday Skills Training U9 – U11 1.00 – 2.00 Sundays, April 22 – June 17 Macleod YMCA Click here
Sunday Skills Training U13+ 2.00 – 3.00 Sundays, April 22 – June 17 Macleod YMCA Click here

Weekday Morning Skills with Lana Harris

Director of Coaching, Lana Harris will take small groups with a focus on building basketball skill and IQ. These sessions will run across 6 weeks on Wednesday & Thursday mornings. Sessions are open to boys and girls of any skill level.

The focus of these sessions will be on the development of offensive skills such as ball handling and control, shooting, scoring, and decision making.

This program is highly recommended for players who are motivated to challenge themselves and improve their skills. Commitment to attending all sessions is not required and you only pay for the sessions you attend.

Event Name Date and time Location Registration
Wednesday Morning – Secondary Aged Players 6:30 – 7:30am from May 2 to June 6 (inclusive) Macleod YMCA Click here
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6:30 – 7:30am from May 3 to June 7 (inclusive) Macleod YMCA Click here

Mini Hawks

This program will provide opportunity for younger kids to start developing some fundamental skills and knowledge of the rules of basketball. Running for 5 weeks and starting on Wednesday 21st February from 4:00-4:45 pm, and Thursday 22nd February 4:00-4:45 pm at the Macleod YMCA, at a cost of $45 per child. Both Mini Hawks sessions are full and we are not taking any more registrations for this Term

Event Name Date and time Location Registration
Mini Hawks – Wednesdays From 4:00pm February 21st, 5 week program Macleod YMCA Click here
Mini Hawks – Thursdays From 4:00pm February 22nd, 5 week program Macleod YMCA Click here

School Holiday Program

Our skill focussed school holiday program aims to provide intensive development for players at multiple skill levels. The canteen at the NETS stadium will be open at lunch time for this event, however players with dietary or other requirements should bring their own food to guarantee suitability. Water bottles should also be brought along.

These sessions will be run by elite coach Michelle Ryan with an assistant direct from the USA.

Event Name Date and time Location Registration
All Day Skills 10.00 – 3:30 Thursday 5 April Macleod NETS Click here
All Day Shooting 10.00 – 3.30 Friday 6 April Macleod NETS Click here

3×3 Tournament

Our traditional 3×3 tournament for multiple age levels will take place again in the Term 1 holidays. The Macleod NETS canteen will be open all day for the tournament.

Registration for the 3×3 tournament has closed, the timetable for games will be sent out shortly

For further information about our events, please contact us