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The Darebin Giants compete in the Eastern Districts Junior Basketball Association (EDJBA) competition. Games are played on Saturday’s and training is held on Monday, Tuesday or Thursday nights (subject to venue and coach availability).


Registration fee | $350

A $50 discount is applicable to the second or subsequent player registered from the same family. Please contact us at to request a discount code.


  • All regular season game fees
  • 1 hour team training each week
  • Free entry to our dedicated domestic development camp each school holidays (= 2 FREE camps per season)

Uniforms ordered through the PlayHQ player registration form are only a guide for our ordering system. Closer to the season start date, a uniform sizing night will be held and parents will be able to pay and collect uniforms on the night.

2024 Winter season datesClick here

2024 Winter season age groups:

U09 | Born 1/1/2015 – 31/12/2018
U11 | Born 1/1/2013 – 31/12/2014
U13 | Born 1/1/2011 – 31/12/2012
U15 | Born 1/1/2009 – 31/12/2010
U17 | Born 1/1/2007 – 31/12/2008
U19 | Born 1/1/2005 – 31/12/2006
U21 | Born 1/1/2003 – 31/12/2004

Our registrations for the EDJBA Winter 2024 season have now closed.

For registration enquiries, please contact Carl at


Refunds will be issued if your child cannot be placed into a team. Players who withdraw after team placement is finalised, are not eligible for a refund. Players who cannot complete the season due to injury, may be subject to a partial refund. All medical refund requests require a medical certificate and should be emailed to the Giants coordinator, at outlining the nature of the refund request. Approved refunds are subject to admin fees and net of any processing fees. Read more regarding refunds on our Policies page (


For all players joining a team for the first time, you will need to select your sizing through the registration process under PlayHQ. You will then be expect to pay for your uniform upon collection. The required uniform for the Darebin Giants is a playing reversible ($55) and playing shorts ($45). If you have any questions regarding this, please do not hesitate to email the club under the enquires email to the right of this page.

Our uniform supplier is iAthletic


The Darebin Basketball Association offer a range of development sessions over the season with holiday camps and in term domestic sessions. These are additional to the team training and are not compulsory. We pride ourselves on running a program that can provide your child the level of coaching they require to reach their desired goals which can be done with the extra sessions we run all year round. All registered Giants players receive a free holiday camp each school holidays to encourage and drive player development.


The 2023/24 Summer Season will be run between the 7th October and 23rd March. All registrations are to be done through the Basketball Victoria’s registration platform – PlayHQ. To register for a 2023/24 Giants team, follow the registration button at the top of the page which will direct you to the PlayHQ website, where you will need to setup a user account. Only one account is required per family.

Please note that we cannot guarantee team placement for late registrations.


It is the teams’ responsibility to ensure they have enough players for the game. If a walkover is given, the penalty (approx. $120) will be payable by the team, not the club.


Fixtures and results for the current season are available from the PlayHQ website. You will need to know the age group and team name.

Click here to view fixtures and results