The West Adelaide Bearcats are one of the most successful and respected basketball clubs in Australia and currently compete in the Central Conference of the Australian Basketball Association (ABA), now known as the Premier League. The club has over 300 families involved from junior to senior level. Our program has seen players go on to state, national and international representation across platforms such as the Australian Junior Championships, the WNBL and NBL, international leagues worldwide such as the WNBA, World Championships and The Olympics. The club has a proud and enviable history dating back to 1946.
The Bearcats is a not-for profit organisation based in Port Adelaide and fields a respectable number of junior teams in South Australia’s district competition. Our focus is on providing our junior and senior players with the skills they need to perform at a high level of competition. Our stadium is utilised by over 1000 patrons per week, 60,000 annually, and has 3 courts. To promote the game and encourage children to participate in sport we also run school and domestic competitions and visit schools to introduce this fabulous sport to students. Contact us about how you can get involved today!