Update 20 July 2021

Following the latest announcement from the Victorian Government, Victoria’s state wide lockdown will continue for another seven days, as of Tuesday 20 July, 2021.

Due to this, Knox Basketball has been forced to continue the suspension of all basketball activities until at least 11.59pm Tuesday 27 July, 2021.

KBI, the State Basketball Centre and Knox Basketball Stadium will remain closed from Friday onwards.

All Knox Basketball programs, including Aussie Hoops, Little Dribblers and Morning Sessions, are suspended through this time frame too. VJBL games Friday night will not go ahead.

This weekend’s NBL1 and Big V Games at the State Basketball Centre have been suspended.

Please refer to Basketball Victoria’s website for more updates on VJBL, NBL1 and Big V.

We will be in contact with all members again next week pending decisions made by the State Government.


Following the latest COVID-19 outbreak, the Victorian Government has decided to implement a snap lockdown, active from 11.59pm Thursday 15 July.

Due to this, Knox Basketball has been forced to suspend Junior Domestic games this weekend (Saturday 17 July and Sunday 18 July). Senior Domestic games have also been suspended, effective from tomorrow (Friday 16th of July).

KBI, the State Basketball Centre and Knox Basketball Stadium will remain closed from Friday onwards.

All Knox Basketball programs, including Aussie Hoops, Little Dribblers and Morning Sessions, are suspended through this time frame too. VJBL games Friday night will not go ahead.

This weekend’s NBL1 and Big V Games at the State Basketball Centre have been suspended.

Please refer to Basketball Victoria’s website for more updates on VJBL, NBL1 and Big V.

We will be in contact with all members again next week pending decisions made by the State Government.

Mental Health and Support Resources

Remember to look after yourself and others during this time, and always ask for help if you need it.

The following services are available to support:

  • Lifeline on 13 11 14 and in an emergency, always call triple zero (000).
  • Beyond Blue – 1300 22 4636
  • Kids Help Line – 1800 55 1800
  • Knox Basketball Welfare Officer
    • Chris Littlechild – chaplain@knoxbasketball.com.au
  • Healthy Yu – Counsellor
    • Cindy Yu – cindyswyu@gmail.com