Basketball Team Info


Kensington Junior Basketball Teams

The Club currently has over 55 boys’ and girls’ teams registered with the Westgate Basketball Association.

The next season, Summer 2023-2024 will commence on October 9th 2023.

Current Registered Teams

U10 Kensington Girls - 3 TeamsU10 Colts Boys- 5 teams
U12 Kensington Girls - 3 TeamsU12 Colts Boys- 10 teams
U14 Kensington Girls - 2 TeamsU14 Colts Boys- 10 teams
U16 Kensington Girls - 3 TeamsU16 Colts Boys- 9 teams
U19 Kensington Girls - 1 TeamU18 Colts Boys- 6 teams

All Kensington teams play in the Westgate Basketball Association. There are two seasons, Winter (aligning with school terms 2 & 3) and Summer (aligning with school terms 4 & 1). The Westgate competition does not schedule games during school holidays or on public holiday weekends such as Queen’s Birthday and Easter Weekends. Games are played on Saturday mornings and afternoons at the Whitten Oval in Barkley Street Footscray, RecWest in Lily Street Braybrook or VU Ballarat Road Footscray.

The next season is Summer2023-2024 which will commence on 7th October.

Information on the Westgate Basketball Association can be found here

Training times and Venues

Kensington TeamTraining Day & TimeTraining Venue
U10 & 12 GirlsMondays or Wednesdays, 4.30pm – 6.30pm Nth Melbourne Recreation Centre- Arden Street or VU Footscray Park
U14 Girls & U17 GirlsWednesday 4.30pm – 6.30pm or
Thursday: 5.00 - 6.00
Victoria University Footscray Park Campus or
VU Community Sports Centre (Whitten Oval)
U10 BoysMonday, Tuesday or Wednesday: Between 4.30pm – 6.30pmFlemington Primary School, VU Nicholson St or VU Footscray Park
U12 Boys Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday Between 4.30pm – 7.00pmFlemington Primary School, VU Footscray Park, VU Nicholson St or VU Whitten Oval
U14 Boys Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday Between 5.30pm – 8.30pmFlemington Primary School, VU Footscray Park or VU Whitten Oval
U16 Boys Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday Between 5.30pm – 8.30pmFlemington Primary School, VU Whitten Oval or VU Nicholson Street
U18 Boys Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday Between 5.00pm – 9.30pmFlemington Primary School or North Melbourne Rec Centre

Westgate game times

Kensington TeamGame times
U10 Girls & Boys, 12 Girls, 14 Girls & 17 GirlsSaturday - 8.30am, 9.20am, 10.10am & 11.00am
U12 Colts Saturday - 11.20am & 12.10pm
U14 Colts – all divisionsSaturday - 1.00pm, 1.50pm & 2.40pm
U16 Colts – all divisionsSaturday - 2.40pm, 3.30pm & 4.20pm
U18 Colts – all divisionsSaturday - 4.20pm & 5.10pm & 6.00pm


The club provides both singlets and shorts for all players registered in a team. Club colours are blue and yellow.