3×3 Basketball @ Waverley Basketball Stadium

Date: Friday 29th September
Time: 9am start
Venue: Waverley Basketball stadium – Google maps
Age groups (mixed boys / girls): U12, U14s, U16s
Entries close: 8pm on 28th September 2017

3×3 entry: $80 per team
Prize: $400 Rebel gift cards per age group* + champions trophy!

3PT shoot out: $5 per participant
Prize: $50 Rebel gift card + champions trophy!

Limited spaces – register early to avoid disappointment!

Registration link via Google Form (a new window will open): Registrations now closed.


General Entry Rules

  • Age eligibility U12s (born 2006 or younger), U14s (2004 & 2005), U16s (2002 & 2003)
  • Each team has a maximum of 4 players.
  • Each team has a maximum of 12 player experience points (based on 2016/17 VJBL season; VC – 5pts, Metro – 4pts, Regional – 2pts, Domestic – 1pt)
  • A scorer / time keeper is required to be provided by each team.
  • Teams must be in matching uniforms (singlets or tshirts).
  • Games are 10 minutes in length.
  • All games will be run with a referee.
  • Each team is guaranteed minimum of 5 games.



How many games will we get?
Teams will get a minimum of 5 games on the day.

How do finals work?
The top 8 teams per age group, after 4 pool games, will play in a knock-out finals format.

What are the rules?
FIBA 3×3 rules will be followed. Full details on rules can be found at the bottom of this page.

What are the prizes?
$400 Rebel gift cards will be awarded to each winning team per age group*. Trophies / medals will also be presented to finalists.

What is the 3PT shootout?
3PT shootout participants will have an opportunity to play an adapted game of knock out until we get a 3PT shootout champion.

Do I have to have 4 players?
No, however a minimum of 3 players is required to start a game. Players cannot be added to teams on the day. It is recommended you have 4 players per team.

Can I enter a mixed / girls team?
Yes, we encourage mixed / girls teams to enter and where possible fixtures will reflect a more balanced nature of pool games as such.

Can you help us run a 3×3 competition at our venue?
Yes, we can! We love basketball and are passionate about promoting the sport in the local community. Please contact us with the details below if you would like to get a 3×3 competition started up in your area.

Additional enquiries?
If you have more questions please email us or give us a call on 03 9095 6567.


3×3 Game Rules

  • FIBA 3×3 rules will be adhered to with the following exceptions below: download rules here
  • 4.2 Rock Paper Scissors shall determine which team gets the first possession.
  • 6.1 Games will be played with a running clock with the exception of the grand final where the clock will stop for all whistles in the last 30 seconds.
  • 6.3 Games will be accepted as a draw with the exception of elimination finals where the first team to score 2 points in overtime wins.
  • 9.1 At the referees discretion the team with the ball has 30 seconds to attempt a shot on each possession.
  • 11.1 Time outs cannot be used with less than 2 minutes of play remaining.
  • 12 Any protests should be presented to the Event Coordinator on the day.
  • 16 U12 will play by the same rules above.
  • FIBA 3×3 Terms & Conditions: download here
  • Please note the $400 prize pool is dependent on a minimum 16 teams per age group. If less than 16 teams the prize pool will be adjusted pro-rata.