Volunteer Info

FAQs about volunteering at Midnight Basketball

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Working with Children

As a Harm Prevention Charity, protecting our youth is paramount. To ensure this, we need your support with the following:

WWC CONCERNS? Please contact your Chair or MBAustralia.


Australian Charities and Not For Profits Commission Endorsed Charity Tick

Midnight Basketball Australia
 is an Endorsed ACNC Charity




Volunteer in a Professional Role

Midnight Basketball provides volunteers with a unique and we hope personally rewarding opportunity to use your skills and experience to support local youth, so your support is greatly appreciated.

To achieve excellence and program outcomes, the following roles require qualified/certified people with experience.

Professional Roles’ Descriptions [PDF]


Summary of Professional Roles*




Tournament Night Manager

Manages all aspects of each Tournament night.

Experience in running events, motivating personality.


Provide hot, nutritious meals for players & volunteers.

Relevant healthy catering qualifications.

Youth Worker

Monitor behaviour, diffuse situations if applicable.

Youth Worker Certificate/other relevant qualification.


Referee 3-4 games on allocated court.

Level 1C (BA) Referee Certificate.

Security Officer

Monitor venue & behaviour of all in attendance.

Crowd Controller licence.

Bus Driver

Drive players home at end of night.

Bus Licence – bus dependent.


* Please only register if you hold the relevant/required certification to undertake the role. 


How do I Register?

To Register, click on the Returning Volunteer or New Volunteer link in the 'How to Volunteer & Support' tab.


“I am so impressed by the way these players have responded to me and I have been able to help them build their understanding of the rules and the game. Great maturity and team spirit displayed.”
Tournament Night Referee, Midnight Basketball