Mamma Ball is coming to Melbourne!

August 8, 2023 | Melbourne Boomers news

Melbourne is set to witness the launch of an exciting and inclusive basketball skills and fitness program for women and non-binary participants – Mamma Ball. Scheduled to tip off on Thursday, August 10 at Melbourne Sports Centres Parkville, this free weekly program promises to provide a platform for individuals of all skill levels to connect, improve their basketball skills, and foster a sense of community within the sport. Spots are limited, register now at 

Thank you to SSCT and private investors for partnering with us to deliver this program. 


What is Mamma Ball? 

Mamma Ball is a pioneering initiative that focuses on empowering women and non-binary individuals through basketball. Led by Deakin Melbourne Boomers WNBL players and coaches, sessions are tailored to suit all skill levels. From beginners to seasoned veterans, all are welcome on the court and for complimentary morning tea afterwards. 

Beyond basketball skills and fitness, Mamma Ball is about building a strong and supportive community. It provides a safe and inclusive space for women and non-binary participants to come together, form bonds, and enjoy the sport they love.  

The Details: 

Melbourne Sports Centres Parkville (10 Brens Drive, Parkville)
Meet at Reception on Level 1, outside the Café.  

Every Thursday, 9:30am – 10:30am 

Free coffee and cake after every session!  

Registrations are free, but spots are limited. Sign up here!