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The Melbourne East Basketball Association and the Nunawading Spectres Representative Program, wish to invite interested eligible athletes aspiring to play Big V – Youth League (U23) and/or U20 VJBL to register for the upcoming tryout schedule.

Please register online via;

Tryout Session Details

Tuesday 10 October @ Forest Hill College

Men 6:30pm-8:00pm

Women 8:00pm-9:30pm


Thursday 12 October @ Forest Hill College

Women 6:30pm-8:00pm

Men 8:00pm-9:30pm



Players looking to participate in U20 VJBL competition must be born in either 2005 or 2006.

We have a significant number of players who returned an EOI to be considered for U20 Men.

Whilst we have plenty of female athletes that are age-eligible, we do require a greater show of hands for U20 Women – if you have registered to tryout and/or know of anyone else who may be interested, please encourage them to register.

If you played VJBL for another club/association in 2022/2023, a valid Permission to Train must be provided by your previous club/association before the first session.


Big V – Victorian Youth Championship (U23)

Players looking to participate in Big V – Victorian Youth Championship must be born in 2001 or later.


Tryout Guidelines

  1. Players can only attend, participate, and be considered for selection if they have registered via the PlayHQ portal (link above).
  2. Players are to arrive 20 minutes prior to their scheduled session.
  3. Players will be required to check-in on arrival.
  4. Players must wear a light/dark reversible, bring an appropriate water bottle/s.
  5. If for whatever reason you will be absent from a session, please advise via email;
  6. No parents/guardians, partners, or spectators are permitted.