Aussie Hoops


To sign up head to session information at the bottom of the page. If a session is full, please email Joseph Pilon ( for more information.

Aussie Hoops provides boys and girls with a fun and safe Basketball experience that introduces a lifetime of involvement in the game. In addition to promoting healthy and active lifestyles, the program serves as a platform for social development and inclusion – fostering stronger and more vibrant communities and individuals.

Geelong United Basketball is running 8-week programs each term. Our coaches are committed to teaching and helping the participants grown and develop a foundation of skills making, them ready for the next step in their basketball pathway.

COVID19 Restrictions:

All participants can bring ONE (1) Parent/guardian in with them(Dependants are excluded from this number). Parents/Guardians must be socially distanced and adhere to instructions given by the Biosafety Officer.

All Spectators must wear a mask inside the stadium. This is a condition of entry for all GUB venues.

All participants and parents/guardians must sign in on arrival. Parents/Guardians can use the QR code on entry at stadiums to fill out a form. Biosafety officers or the Coach will have a list for the participants—this a condition of entry to every venue.

All participants must bring their basketball and sanitise it on entry. All participants and parent/guardian must sanitise their hand’s open entry. All participants must enter through the designated entrance at each venue.

Once the session has finished participants and parent/guardians must leave the venue quickly.

Public water fountains and Change Rooms will be closed.

All these restrictions are subject to change, and all participants and parent/guardians must adhere to instructions given to them by the Biosafety Officer at all times.

All restrictions may change at any time as per the Victorian government’s discretion.

For more information about the restrictions around basketball, you can visit Basketball Victoria’s website:

Pack Information:

From term 1 2021 all NEW Aussie Hoops participants will receive a new and improved participant pack. This pack will provide children with the essential items required to begin their basketball journey. The Participant Pack includes:

  • Size 4 Spalding Basketball– Modified to suit smaller hands and modelled on Basketball Australia’s official game ball.
  • Personalise Aussie Hoops singlet– With your child’s name and Local Aussie Hoops delivery centre logo.
  • Sticker Sheet – Featuring all 8 of the Women’s National Basketball League (WNBL) teams.

Participants pack are dispatched within 24 hours of the registration being submitted. Packs can be expected to arrive within 7-10 business days.

Session Information:

First-time participants price: $90 for the eight sessions

Returning participants price: $65 for the eight sessions

Monday Session Information:

Where: AWA Alliance Bank Stadium, 20 Crows Road, Belmont

When: 4:10pm – 4:50pm

Dates Term 2 2021:  26th April, 3rd May, 10th May, 17th May, 24th May, 31st May, 7th June, 21st June.

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Tuesday Session Information:

Where: AWA Alliance Bank Stadium, 20 Crows Road, Belmont

When: 4:10pm – 4:50pm

Dates Term 2 2021: 4th May, 11th May, 18th May, 25th May, 1st June, 8th June, 15th June, 22nd June.

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Wednesday Session Information:

Where: The Geelong Arena, 110 Victoria Street, North Geelong (Enter through Baxter Road Entrance)

When: 4:10pm – 4:50pm

Dates Term 2 2021: 5th May, 12th May, 19th May, 26th May, 2nd June, 9th June, 16th June, 23rd June

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Saturday Sessions Information:

Where: AWA Alliance Bank Stadium, 20 Crows Road, Belmont

When: 9:00am – 9.40am

Dates Term 2 2021: 24th April, 1st May, 8th May, 15th May, 22nd May, 29th May, 5th June, 19th June.

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For any queries, please email Joseph Pilon at