Junior Cobras Award Winners Announced

Our RMA Junior Cobras award winners for the 2018 MUVJBL season were announced last week at our annual Cobras Presentation Day.   All 33 of our Under 12, U14, U16, U18 and U20 Boys and Girls teams announced their Most Valuable Player and Coaches Awards for the 2018 representative season, while a number of Under

Have Your Say: Help Shape the Future of the Kilsyth Sports Centre & Pinks Reserve

WE NEED YOU to help shape the future of Pinks Reserve and the Kilsyth Sports Centre.   The Yarra Rangers Council has created a short survey to gather the opinions of the users of our facilities in an effort to shape the planning of future works.   So have your say: What works? What needs

Will van Poppel Appointed as CEO

Kilsyth Basketball is thrilled to announce that Will van Poppel has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer.   Formerly our Commercial Operations Manager, Will has seamlessly stepped into the CEO role, having served the Association in numerous capacities over the past 30 years. Will has previously served on the Eastern Sports Development (ESD Ltd.) Board

Trio of Kilsyth Referees Receive State Awards

A trio of Kilsyth Basketball referees have taken home awards from the 2017 Technical Officials Committee (formerly VBRA) Awards, which was held on Sunday at Nunawading Basketball Stadium.   Rising stars Ken Spratt, Pat Spratt and Brittany Andreola were honoured for their outstanding performance in 2017, highlighting the success of Kilsyth’s referee program as a

Join Us For Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea This Wednesday!

Our Daytime Ladies Competition will be hosting their Biggest Morning Tea on Wednesday May 16th from 9.30am to 1.00pm in the Kilsyth Sports Centre foyer.   We are still accepting donations to assist with our raffle prizes, and can be left at the Kilsyth Front Office or reception during up until Wednesday. Our Morning Tea

Kilsyth Basketball and Melba College Partner To Build Four Court Stadium

Kilsyth Basketball is thrilled to announce that it will partner with Melba College to deliver a new four-court stadium at Ainslie Park in Croydon.   The news comes after Labor’s Minister for Education, James Merlino, announced that Melba College was approved for $13.7 million in funding to develop the new basketball complex and a STEAM

2018 Annual General Meeting (AGM)

New Season, New Venue for Junior Domestic Competitions

With the Winter 2018 Junior Domestic season underway, we are excited to announce that our Saturday Junior Boys competition will have another venue to call home – Aquahub Croydon.   Aquahub Croydon will provide our Boys competition with an additional two courts and space for 22 games – and 44 teams – to play on

VYC Duo Earn Player of the Month Honours

Cobras point guards Mitch Dielemans and Taylah Black have been named the Big-V VYC Men’s and Women’s Player of the Month for March. Dielemans led the Cobra Men to a perfect 3-0 month, averaging team-bests of 23.3 points and 3.7 assists per game, while Black led the Women to a 3-1 start, averaging a team leading

Cobras Tip-Off 2018 SEABL Season With Tasmanian Double

The Kilsyth Cobras and Lady Cobras officially open the 2018 SEABL season on Friday night as they head to Hobart to take on the Chargers in the first night of the ‘Tassie Double’.     Sam Woosnam’s Lady Cobras are looking to build on a spectacular 2017 season, but will enter Round 1 understaffed with