About Us

What we play?

VICTORIAN JUNIOR BASKETBALL LEAGUE

The VJBL is a graded competition with teams undergoing a strenuous grading phase. The League is broken into divisions with the highest level being Championship, followed by four divisions (League 1, 2, 3 & 4) and a regional-based competition.

BIGV

Senior teams compete in the BigV which is one of the largest semi-professional basketball leagues in the world.

Currently, over 101 teams from 45 Victorian clubs compete in 9 divisions of men’s and women’s BigV basketball.

3x3Hustle

One of our key programs.  More details on the website page.

Our mission

To be recognised as the leading basketball organisation in Gippsland that promotes and develops basketball encourages inclusion and participation, strives for high performance, promotes elite pathways and ensures players have the opportunity to play at the highest level possible.

GIPPSLAND UNITED: A JOINT VENTURE

Gippsland United Basketball is a Joint Venture between Traralgon Amateur Basketball Association and Combined Gippsland Basketball Association.

1.To develop a solid, independent program that provides an Elite pathway for Athletes, Coaches, Referees, Technical Officials and Administration Officers.

2.To improve the quality of basketball options across all facets in the Gippsland Region by providing and supporting direct opportunities to further the development of Athletes and Coaches.

3.To be a united voice in Gippsland to investigate facility development and gaps therein and progress solutions with Local Government, State Government and Federal Government.

4.Develop a brand that represents the Parties in such manner that can attract a strong supporter base and corporate support while inspiring juniors to continue the pathway program through to the senior elite program.

5.To ensure the Program is inclusive and that the Program and Joint Venture operates at all time with integrity and transparency.

2022

Board of Management

General Committee Members

Chair: TBD

Dale Harriman

Brad Charles

Sharon Royal

Erin Maskell

Grant Little

Daniel Scholtes

Honour Board

Year President Secretary Treasurer

Life Members

Year Members Name
Frank Metcalf
Larry Muir
Peter Ruane
Ron Brooks
Barb Harvey
David Roberts
Barry Herbert
Marty Handson
Duncan Brooks
Mark Van Dyk
Simon Vannapraseuth
Laura Vannapraseuth (nee Joyce)
Vashon Weaver
Megan Eenjes