State Basketball Centre

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Coordinates: 37°52′50.322″S 145°12′42.029″E / 37.88064500°S 145.21167472°E / -37.88064500; 145.21167472

State Basketball Centre
LocationWantirna South, Victoria
Capacity3,200
Construction
Broke ground2011
Opened22 June 2012[2]
Construction costA$27m[1]
Tenants
Basketball Australia
Basketball Victoria
Knox Basketball Incorporated
Melbourne Boomers (WNBL)
South East Melbourne Phoenix (NBL) (2019-present)

The State Basketball Centre is a multi-purpose stadium located in Melbourne, Victoria. The stadium features six courts, including one basketball show court with seating for 3,200. Facilities cater primarily for basketball, with five courts being able to be configured for netball.[3] The stadium houses the offices of Basketball Australia, Basketball Victoria, and Knox Basketball Incorporated, and is the home of the WNBL's Melbourne Boomers. It is also set to play host to the South East Melbourne Pheonix of the NBL.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "OPALS AND BOOMERS TO PLAY IN VICTORIA". australia.basketball. 27 March 2012. Retrieved 16 December 2018.
  2. ^ "State Basketball Centre". OnlyMelbourne.com.au. Retrieved 16 December 2018.
  3. ^ "About". StateBasketballCentre.com.au. Retrieved 16 December 2018.
  4. ^ "State Basketball Centre". austadiums.com. Retrieved 16 December 2018.

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