Entries by Megan Templeton

Basketball Vic Update 26/02/21

Return to Sport – 26 February Update Dear Lorraine, We are pleased to see further easing of COVID-19 restrictions as announced today Friday February 26 by the Victorian Government and Department of Health. The main change for basketball in Victoria is the restrictions regarding mask wearing. MASKS From 11.59pm Friday February 26 – The change is: Masks are […]

MEBA update 20/1/21

Thank you to everyone for all the hard work you’ve done to get us ready for a return to play this Saturday, we’re almost there!   Before the first games tip-off, we wanted to provide one last update/reminder of changes for you to send out to your club members.   We are currently operating under […]

COVID UPDATE 19 Oct 2020

Return to Basketball and Current Restrictions  The announcement on Sunday 18 October by the Victorian Government has eased restrictions in several areas across Victoria. Unfortunately, due to basketball being classified as a “contact sport” (i.e. a sport that is unable to be played at a social distancing length of 1.5m between each participant) by the Victorian Government, basketball is subject to being part of the Last Step of the COVID […]

Basketball Vic Coronavirus Update 19/6/2020

Return to Sport Update – June 19, 2020 As COVID-19 restrictions are being slowly lifted by the Victorian Government, we are pleased that there is a clearer roadmap to return to play. While this is exciting, we need to remain patient and allow associations and clubs the time to prepare as best they can to […]

Basketball Victoria 28/5/2020 Update

Please see below a number of communication updates, in addition to events and documents to assist member associations plan on a return to sport. Save the Date – Return to Sport Forum – June 4 Please RSVP to the next Basketball in Victoria – Return to Sport Update. We hope to have further clarity from SRV […]

Basketball Victoria Update 25/5/2020

Please see below the following updates regarding announcements made recently by the Victorian Government. While the announcements were significant yesterday, the current information is that we are still only allowed restricted basketball activities as per the Outdoor Training Guidelines. Updates to Victorian COVID-19 Restrictions and Stage 3 Changes  The Victorian Government has made the following changes impacting basketball and the return […]

Basketball Victoria 20/5/2020 UPDATE

Basketball Victoria acknowledges the Basketball Australia – Return to Basketball Guidelines that were released today. As each State and Territory are currently under different restrictions and protocols, we are reviewing the document(s) for jurisdictional consistencies with our previously distributed – Basketball Victoria – Return to Sport Guidelines and with the Victorian Government. We will be amending […]

MEBA 13/5/2020 UPDATE

Return to Sport – COVID-19 Update Tuesday 12 May Yesterday, the Victorian Government made announcements relating to the easing of restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this included allowing people to participate in outdoor activities or train in community sport in groups of up to 10 people. Basketball Victoria supports this approach, as it recognises […]

Basketball Victoria Update 11/5/2020

COVID-19 Updates As of 11 May 2020 The next review date for domestic competition basketball will be Sunday 31 May in line with the Victorian Government’s extension to the State of Emergency as of Monday 11 May. Return to Sport – Outdoor Activity (11/5/20) The key changes announced means the following will be permitted: outdoor […]