WNBL at HoopsFest

June 9, 2024 | WNBL news

After the exciting announcement of HoopsFest, the WNBL is pleased to provide some more information about its involvement in the event.

All eight (8) WNBL teams will play two games each apart of a ‘Showcase Tournament’, which will also be the the first official appearance of new franchise Geelong United.

The Showcase will feature the teams up and coming players in what will be a great way for fans to see the future talent of the league and Australian women’s basketball

The athletes will also be involved in the exciting ‘Fan Fest’ being held in the centre of Perth, where basketball fans can engage in a range of activations.

“It’s a really unique and exciting opportunity for the emerging athletes of the WNBL, not only representing their Club and putting their best foot forward in front of their coaches, but also participating in a WNBL tournament in a unique environment.

They’ll have opportunity to build their own brand and profile, engage with fans, and really experience what it’s like to be an elite WNBL athlete”.

The games will be held across RAC Arena and Bendat Basketball Centre with eight games to be played over three days.

You can register now for priority access to tickets at hoopsfest.com.au

Schedule of games;

Thursday 19th September

Perth Lynx v Sydney Flames – 4pm AWST -RAC Arena

Bendigo Spirit v UC Capitals – 5pm AWST – Bendat Basketball Centre

Townsville Fire v Geelong United – 7:30pm AWST – Bendat Basketball Centre

Friday 20th September

Southside Flyers v Perth Lynx – 4pm AWST – RAC Arena

Sydney Flames v Adelaide Lightning – 5pm AWST – Bendat Basketball Centre

Bendigo Spirit v Townsville Fire – 7:30pm AWST – Bendat Basketball Centre

Saturday 21st September

Adelaide Lightning v Southside Flyers – 5pm AWST – Bendat Basketball Centre

UC Capitals v Geelong United – 7:30pm AWST – Bendat Basketball Centre

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