NEWS Archive

South West Voice, Campbelltown NSW, January 2015
Midnight Basketball is back [source]

ABC News, Griffith NSW, January 2015
Support sought for Midnight Basketball initiative in Griffith [source]

The Border Mail, Albury NSW, June 2014
Chance to help youth boost lives [source]

St Marys Star, Mt Druitt NSW, April 2014
Popular youth night tournament makes return [source]

Campbelltown Macarthur Advertiser, October 2013
Campbelltown basketball court in session for midnight jump shots [source]

Commonwealth Bank, July 2013
No workshop, no jump shot [source]

St Marys Star, Mt Druitt NSW, January 2013
Midnight Basketball Mt Druitt comp a massive success [source]

Mt Druitt Standard, Mt Druitt NSW, November 2012
Midnight Basketball tournament in Mt Druitt takes off

Canterbury-Bankstown Express, Bankstown NSW, November 2012
Midnight Basketball makes it to the NBL

Midnight Basketball Australia Announcement, October 2012
West Australian Governor and Mrs McCusker to become Joint Patrons of Midnight Basketball Australia, West Australian Programs

The West Australian, Midland WA, September 2012
Give youth options to cut curse of party riots

UN Youth Australia, August 2012
Midnight Basketball [source]

Mt Druitt Standard, Mt Druitt NSW, July 2012
Competition a slam dunk success

St Marys Star, Mt Druitt NSW, July 2012
Basketball program scores fans [source]

Albury Wodonga News Weekly, Albury NSW, June 2012
Lauren Jackson Sports Centre was rocking Friday night when XFactor winner, Reece Mastin paid a surprise visit
Midnight Basketball rocks

Parliament of New South Wales, Grafton NSW, May 2012
Grafton Midnight Basketball

Greater Taree City Council, Taree NSW, March 2012
Midnight Basketball Grand Final

United Nations Information Centre for Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific, Dec 2011
Australia: First Stop on UN Youth Champion's Global Tour (No longer online)

The West Australian, Midland WA, December 2011
Teens taught to shoot for the stars

Bankstown City Council, Bankstown NSW, December 2011
Midnight Basketball Grand Final Sensation [source]

Greater Taree City Council, Taree NSW, November 2011
Twilight fundraiser for Midnight Basketball

Bankstown City Council, Bankstown NSW, October 2011
Midnight Basketball bounces back [source]

Manning River Times, Taree NSW, October 2011
Midnight games tip off

My Career, September 2011
The gift of time: Volunteering

The Daily Examiner, Clarence Valley NSW, September 2011
Keeping kids on the 'basket' ball [source]

Greater Taree City Council, Taree NSW, July 2011
Midnight basketball grand final

The Armidale Express, Armidale NSW, July 2011
Midnight basketball program on again

City of Salisbury, Salisbury SA, July 2011
Midnight Basketball

ABC The Drum, Annabel Crabb, Online Chief Political Writer, June 2011
The innovative organisation Midnight Basketball ..... also got a gong in the report, deservingly [source]

Perth Now, Midland WA, June 2011
Cooking up a life for kids [source]
Luc Longley and Celebrity Chef Anna Gare are cooking up a storm with the kids

Rob Oakeshott, Taree NSW, April 2011
Calling Players And Volunteers For Taree Midnight Basketball

Daily Liberal, Dubbo NSW, April 2011
Committee pushing for new Midnight Basketball season [source]

Coffs Coast Advocate, Coffs Harbour NSW, March 2011
Midnight basketball a winner [source]

Barrier Daily Truth, Broken Hill NSW, February 2011
Program teaching the game of life

The Armidale Express, Armidale NSW, February 2011
Midnight basketball set to change lives

Namoi Valley Independent, Gunnedah NSW, February 2011
Midnight Basketball Gains Momentum

Basketball SA, Salisbury SA, February 2011
Salisbury Midnight Basketball Tournament

Campbelltown Macarthur Advertiser, Sydney NSW, Feb 2011
Basketball at midnight is on for the young

Coffs Outlook, Coffs Harbour NSW, January 2011
Volunteers needed to help with midnight basketball

Campbelltown Council, Sydney NSW, January 2011
Midnight Basketball bounces back for 2011

Portland YMCA, Portland VIC, January 2011
Midnight Basketball

Greater Taree City Council, Taree, NSW, December 2010
Midnight Basketball Receives Business Support

Campbelltown Macarthur Chronicle, Sydney, NSW, Dec 2010
Sydney Kings stars to come out for Campbelltown Midnight Basketball finale

Campbelltown Council, Sydney NSW, December 2010
Midnight Basketball's grand final shoots for a slam dunk!

Marrickville Council, Sydney NSW, October 2010
Midnight Basketball

Sporting Pulse, QLD, September 2010
Crocs' partnership with Midnight Basketball [source]

Manly Daily, Sydney NSW, September 2010
MP launches basketball campaign

Manly Daily, Sydney NSW, September 2010
Midnight Basketball ready to go

Wingham Chronicle, Taree NSW, September 2010
Positive signs for midnight basketball

Greater Taree City Council, Taree NSW, August 2010
Midnight Basketball for our Youth

The Daily Examiner, Clarence Valley NSW, August 2010
Valley youth attract funding [source]

Local Agenda, Local Government Association Magazine, Issue 23
Diversion Not Collision: creating opportunities for our youth

News Review Messenger, Salisbury SA, July 2010
Aiming High On and Off The Court

Northern Daily Leader, Tamworth
A Traineeship for Kandeelka

NSW Health, Community Drug Strategies Newsletter, p7, 2010
No Workshop No Jumpshot, A New Program In Wollongong

Wollongong Illawarra Mercury, January 2010
Courting kids off streets, Midnight Basketball's aim

Albury Drummond Community News, Albury NSW, Jan 2010, p1
Welcome To Midnight Basketball Australia

Wollongong Illawarra Mercury, December 2009
Teens Reaching New Heights

City of Swan, Midland Perth, December 2009
Midnight Basketball A Huge Success

The Chronicle, Indigenous Sport Program, WA Department of Sport & Recreation, Summer 2009, Refer p1, (5Mb)
Programs To Divert Kids

Spirit of Kwinana Magazine, Town Of Kwinana WA Oct 2009, p4
Local Youth To Shoot Hoops

Kalamunda Reporter, Kwinana, Perth, October 2009
Bouncing To Better Lives

Ministerial Media Statements, Terry Waldron, Minister for Sport and Recreation; Racing and Gaming; Minister Assisting the Minister for Health, Geraldton, Midland, October 2009
Sport and Recreation Programs

Sydney Community Foundation Annual Report, October 2009, p21
Project: Midnight Basketball Australia

Shepparton Adviser, October 2009
Basketball Program Returns

WA Police, From The Line Magazine, Midland Perth, July 2009, Refer p6
Helping At Risk Youth

Lawlink, Kempsey, NSW, May 2009
Kempsey Midnight Basketball Slam Dunks Crime

Kalamunda Reporter, Midland Perth, May 2009
Midnight Basketball Program a Winner

Verbals, The Staff Newsletter Of Legal Aid NSW, Redfern, Autumn 2009
Burn Goes Live At Midnight Basketball Issue53

Campbelltown Macarthur Advertiser, February 2009
Let the Midnight Games Begin

City of Swan, Perth, Midland Midnight Basketball Committee, May 2009
Swan Volunteers, example of recruitment of volunteers