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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 for local basketball Association Altona Bay and is conducted by experienced coaches  from Gators Junior REP program, at 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:

$60 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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