Sturt Sabres Basketball Club

It is EVERY player and parents responsibility to read all points regarding the rules and procedures in place for the return of the Domestic League.

  • Game times have slightly changed to allow for "staggered" start times. (10 minute delays, between start times of games within same "timeslot")
  •  “Get in, play, get out”. Please DO NOT arrive any earlier than 10 minutes before the game (exceptions made to multiple siblings/children playing consecutive games). You MUST exit the venue as soon as your game has finished.
  • Spectators should only attend where absolutely necessary (1 parent per child).
  • All spectators must be social distancing - 1.5m apart - unless from the same family
  • Coaches, scorers, umpires, team managers are excluded the person limit as they are “workers”. Any person performing one of these roles are required to wear a badge (these will be available upon entry to the stadium). It is essential that these badges are worn when in the venue to ensure government restrictions are met.
  • Families must follow the One parent/guardian attends with their child.

Attendance / Entry

  • Every person attending to agree that they are well and not experiencing any symptoms that could be related to COVID-19.
  • By including a player on a team sheet, the team manager/coach is acknowledging that the player has provided a self-declaration that they are not unwell
  • There will be on entry point and a separate exit point, please take note of the signs
  • All patrons are advised to stay home if unwell
  • Hand sanitiser available for use at entrance/exit plus on each court
  • Antibacterial wipes available for use on each court. Teams are required to wipe down the ball before the game, and after games

Match procedures

  • Changerooms are not available for use
  • Stoppages can occur for injuries but the timer will not be stopped
  • “Get in, play and get out”
  • Patrons from the previous time slot will be required to have exited the venue before the next group enters
  • Please do not stay and watch another game unless you have a specified match day role (coach, umpire, scorer, team manager) or another child/sibling is playing. For those staying for a role, you will not need to exit but you must wear badge to identify role.


  • Players must bring own labelled drink bottle and own tissues - No sharing of drink bottles
  • No sharing of towels
  • No high fives or unnecessary contact during the game
  • No hand shaking after matches. Elbow taps are okay
  • Hand sanitiser available at entry and exit points