Bearcats Junior Programs

Please note, that due to the COVID-19 health emergency regular District, Domestic and Social Basketball for juniors and seniors is indefinitely postponed until such a time as the Australian Government allows for the opening of indoor sporting facilities. Further detail here: Covid-19 Updates
The following information relates to the West Adelaide Bearcats normal club operations. 

If you are a boy or girl looking to get started with basketball in Adelaide please see our ‘Getting Started’ page for information about Aussie Hoops or Domestic Basketball ('D-League'). If you are getting serious about your basketball then Junior District Basketball with the Bearcats is the place to be.

Getting Started


If you are a youngster looking to get started with basketball in Adelaide you can check out programs like Come & Try, Aussie Hoops and Domestic Basketball with the Bearcats at Port Adelaide.





Junior District Basketball

(Under 10 to Under 18)


The West Adelaide Bearcats currently field 44 junior teams (boys and girls) in Basketball South Australia’s district competitions in Adelaide, from under 10s to under 18s. Bearcats junior teams generally train twice a week and compete weekly against other district clubs and in various metropolitan, country and interstate carnivals throughout the year.