As Covid-19 restrictions are now gradually lifting in Victoria I can inform you if all goes well for our state, MEBA has informed us the Junior Basketball Competition /Summer Season will resume on Saturday 23rd January 2021.
The competition with MEBA has had some changes as well.
All boys midweek games will be played on a Friday night, this now includes U10s. All midweek girls will play on a Monday evening. The midweek mixed U8s will remain on a Monday. The Saturday GEBC competition is the same.
If you had your registration from this year carried over your child will be placed in a team on the competition day you selected.
If you withdrew your child or you wish to register your child the link to do so is here. Please note new registrations will open on Monday 16th November and close on Wednesday 25 November.
Mid-week competition registration link
https://www.playhq.com/basketball-victoria/register/a89ec9 Saturday competition registration link https://www.playhq.com/basketball-victoria/register/be9198 To keep all our members and officials in line with Covid Safety practices all parents are required to read the Wattle Park Saints Covid-19 Return to Basketball Policy - November 13th 2020 (see COVID-19 page on this website). Your Team Manager will check each family has read and understood this document. All Coaches, Team Managers need to complete a 20 minute free online course before the commencement of training and competition. I would also encourage all parents to do the same. A certificate of completion will be issued and each Coach and Team Manager will submit this to their assigned BIO safety officer. https://www.health.gov.au/resources/apps-and-tools/covid-19-infection-control-training. MEBA has also informed us that Nunawading stadium will be open for training before the Christmas break. The date of opening is still pending.
A training block during the week will be available to Wattle Park Saints teams. Box Hill Aqualink will also be available. More details to come.
If you have any further concerns or questions please contact your Age Group Coordinator or myself.
Welcome back Saints!
President Wattle Park Saints Basketball Club