More Important Camp Details
Ben Knight and his team of coaches continually embrace the opportunity to teach the game of basketball to young athletes. Their mission is to teach, develop, organise, manage and offer young players the opportunity to learn the fundamental skills of basketball while instilling life-lessons and values such as character, team work, discipline, respect and sportsmanship.
Click the "More Details" button below for a sample daily schedule and information on facilities, camper evaluation, and registration.
Camp Check-in: 8:45am each day
Camp Hours are: 9:00am - 3:00pm every day.
Camp Check-out: There will be a graduation ceremony at 2.45pm on the final day of camp that all parents are encouraged to attend!
Lunch is not provided. Please bring a bagged lunch along with a water bottle and snacks. On site canteen will be open between 11:00am - 1:00pm each day. Please bring spending money if purchasing lunch/snacks at camp.
Upon arrival, all participants are evaluated by the staff so that their own instructional needs can be addressed throughout the week. In addition, campers will be evaluated and then split up into smaller groups according to age and ability. Parents are invited to attend the closing ceremony! Departure immediately following.
A detailed camper registration packet containing check in location, health/release forms, emergency contact info, and a list of things to bring will be emailed to all registered campers after completing the registration. Please bring these forms with you to camp on the first day as we will be collecting them.
Auburn Basketball Centre is located in Wyatt Park, at the extreme western end of Church Street, and midway between Lidcombe and Auburn Railway stations. The basketball centre is a 10 minute walk from either Lidcombe or Auburn Station with the easiest access being from Lidcombe, where patrons would arive at Lidcombe Rlwy station, exit on the Church Street side of Lidcombe Station and then walk and follow Church Street west towards Wyatt Park. Bathroom and change room facilities are on site and a canteen will be open between 11:00am - 1:00pm each day.
Sample Daily Schedule
- 8:30am - 9:00am Registration
- 9:00 – 9:30am Warm up and dynamic drills
- 9:30am – 10:30am Ball handling drills
- 10:30am – 11:15am Close range finishing
- 11:15am – 12:00pm Shooting technique work
- 12:00pm – 1:00pm Break/lunch
- 1:00pm – 2:00pm Game Play Drills, Offensive and Defensive Concepts
- 2:00 – 3:00pm Competitive games