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Program for 5 - 10 year old boys and girls that would like to learn basketball
Altona Mini Gators

Mini Gators Program Overview

Mini Gators is about beginner Basketball for 5-10 year old, this is an introduction to a fun way of learning Basketball skills.This program is a 8 week program run during school terms that serves as an entry point for new basketballers aged 5 to 10 years.  Mini Gators embraces the concept of modified sport, where participants can enjoy themselves in fun activities without the pressures of full-scale competition.

The Mini Gators program is run by the Altona Sports Centre and is conducted by experienced coaches from the Gators Junior REP program, out of school hours.

  • When & Where
  • What to Bring
  • Cost

The Mini Gators is held at the Altona Sports Centre located Corner of Queen St & Andrew Park Drive, Altona Meadows.

The Mini Gators program runs over an 8 week period during each school term on Friday afternoons from 4:15pm – 5:45pm.

Your child should wear Track-pants or Shorts, T-Shirt & Runners as they will be running around playing basketball. Your child should bring along a Drink bottle or Sports Drink for refreshment and your child should bring along their own Basketball.

The Mini Gators program costs are:

$65 per participant, per school term

Mini Gators Benefits

  • Fun introduction to basketball
  • Chance to develop ball skills
  • Opportunity for parents to learn about the game
  • Each child receives a basketball


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