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When are you open?
Fixtures, Monday to Thursday 3:40pm – 9pm
We also are open for casual shooting for $5 per person:
- Weekday hours are usually 9am – 3pm
- Weekends vary depending on prior bookings
For monthly casual shooting hours please visit our Facebook page.
Where are you located?
We are located on the Sunshine Coast in Buderim at 22 Elizabeth Daniels Way with all games played out of our stadium.
Are there fees associated?
Further information on our fees are available on the links below:
Who is the Sunshine Coast Phoenix?
The Phoenix is made up of Clippers, Noosa and Caloundra Basketball clubs. If you want to play representative basketball in your age group you will trail for the SC Phoenix.
When does the season start and how long does the season last?
Our Summer season runs over school terms 4 and 1 beginning in October and concluding in March (with a break over the Christmas holidays). The Winter season runs over school terms 2 & 3 beginning in April and finishing in September.
Full season structure for our current season are available on the links below:
When are practices and games?
Games are run on weeknights from 3:40pm with all girls on Monday afternoons and boys’ competitions split across Tuesday to Thursday depending on age group and division. Click here for the breakdown of age groups and divisions for games.
We run age group trainings on a Saturday morning, times, dates and age groups can be found here.
How old do you need to be to play?
Once confirmed you need to register for the season in the Basketball Connect platform. Details on how to register are available on our registrations page. Register here.
What uniform do I play in & what do I bring to a game?
Shorts are to be supplied by the player, you are permitted to wear plain black shorts or purchase a pair of Clippers shorts from the canteen.
Can I play with my friends?
Prior to each season we allow players to give one friend recommendation for the upcoming season.
Who coaches the team?
I’m considering being a sponsor, what does that involve?
We love our sponsors here at Clippers Basketball and have several options available including signage and uniform sponsorships. If you are keen to become a sponsor here at Clippers, please contact our operations manager Rachael at [email protected]
Do you have a lost and found?
At the end of each season, we post the lost and found items on social media and if not collected within 7 days donate them to charity.
My son/daughter is away or sick, who do I notify to let them know they cannot play that week?
If most of your team is away for a known upcoming event eg. School camp, please let us know in advance so we can give your team the BYE that week to ensure minimal disruption to the competition.
What is a BYE?
What is Mini Clippers?
This program is run in 8-week blocks during school term on Saturday mornings and is split into U8 and U10 boys and girls sessions. Full details with term dates and pricing is available here.
Where can I find my game time?
I want to be a referee, who do I contact?
If you are keen to become a referee or interested in when our next intake for new referees is happening, please contact our referee coordinator Amanda at [email protected] or see our admin staff.
Do you accept QLD Government Fair Play vouchers?
When you register your son or daughter prior to reaching the payment page on the Basketball Connect app there is an “+ Add Gov Voucher” under the Discount Code tab. This is where you fill in your voucher number to have your Fair Play voucher amount discounted from your season fees.
Due to how the vouchers are redeemed in, your Fair Play voucher discount can only be used off from your Clippers Games Fees and is unable to be used for your Basketball Queensland registration or SC Phoenix Affiliation fee.
Do you have a social competition?
Maroochy Social Sports Club (MSSC) run a men’s competition on a Tuesday night with games from 6:40pm and a ladies competition on a Friday morning at 9:30am. If you would like to join a team or have a team interested in joining the competition, please direct message MSSC on their Facebook page.