Cardinia Life is home to the Pakenham District Basketball Association. With programs starting from Aussie Hoops beginners program, All Abilities Aussie Hoops, local kids and adults competitions and elite representative basketball!

Winter 2020 Season

The 2020 Winter Season Registrations are now open – See below for more information!

Register a Team:
All Registrations for Basketball are now made online via Basketball Victoria’s new platform PlayHQ

To register a team to the competitions at Cardinia Life please click here: PDBA Association PlayHQ page

Once your team is registered a link will be provided to allow players to register for your team.

Clubs will be contacted by an Aligned Leisure representative on how to register their teams.


Register as an Individual:

All players will now be required to register individually to their teams via the play HQ system via the link that is provided when a team registers.

All players will be required to also pay an annual fee for the Basketball Victoria membership which includes the players Basketball Victoria affiliation and also insurance.

Cost of these fee’s are:

$25 for Junior Players (17 years and younger)

$39 for Senior Players (18 Years and Over)

 These fee’s will cover a player for a period of 365 days, and a player is only required to pay this once, even if they play in a second team.


Click on the link below to view the Winter 2020 Season Basketball booklet which has all season information and calendars for all for Basketball at Cardinia Life.

Cardinia Leisure Basketball Competition Booklet- Winter 2020 Season


To ensure your team is entered for a Round 1 start, please register your team before timely registrations close Sunday March 29. All entries received after this may be subject to a delayed start based on when the registration is received and processed.

Please note that all competitions are dependent on a sufficient number of entries and court space.

Final team registrations will be accepted no later than Friday May 15. Any team registrations received after this date will be subject to approval from the relevant competition Sports Captain.


Go in the draw to win four weeks FREE!

ALL teams that enter for the Winter 2020 season will go into the draw to Win 4 Weeks of Game Fees FREE. To be eligible, register your team before timely registrations close on Sunday March 29. Winners will be notified prior to the Round 1 game. 


Registrations & Game Fees

Registrations will be payable at time of team registration, whereas Game Fees will be payable each week prior to your team taking the court.

No Admittance Fee is charged to enter Cardinia Life Stadium on competition day/nights.

Should you have any questions relating to team entry or any other domestic sports related matters, please contact our Sports Captains at Cardinia Life Stadium via email

Get Started – Aussie Hoops

Take part in the Basketball Australia official junior development program for 5 to 10 years olds, Aussie Hoops.

Aussie Hoops is all about participation and fun. Explore the Aussie Hoops website where you can learn more and register for the program at Cardinia Life.

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