FACILITY DEVELOPMENT

FACILITY DEVELOPMENT
Dec 12

FDBA STATEMENT (12/12/2018)

The Frankston & District Basketball Association (Frankston Basketball) wishes to advise that no further comment will be made in response to this week’s story in the Frankston Leader regarding pending legal action between the state government and Frankston City Council. Frankston Basketball understands the publ... [MORE]
FACILITY DEVELOPMENT
Dec 10

Give our money back – State Government demands return of $2.5m after project fail

Christian Tatman A LEGAL stoush could be looming over a $2.5 million grant that Frankston Council doesn’t want to give back to the State Government. The council received the money for the Frankston Basketball Stadium redevelopment, which collapsed due to a dispute between it and Frankston and District Basketbal... [MORE]
FACILITY DEVELOPMENT
Nov 20

Poll Results (20/11/2018)

Frankston Basketball recently launched an online poll regarding the state government’s 2014 $2.5million investment in basketball remaining in the Carrum electorate and not being utilised for projects outside the electorate. An incredible 87% of respondents want to see the $2.5 million from the Bardia Avenue projec... [MORE]
FACILITY DEVELOPMENT
Nov 16

Facilities update (16/11/2018)

As you are aware, Frankston Basketball sought member feedback recently regarding basketball facilities which Frankston Basketball utilize as part of its program base. The key message received from survey respondents was that Frankston Basketball is very fortunate having a committed community motivated to contribute ... [MORE]
FACILITY DEVELOPMENT
Oct 31

Stats for Female Participation

Frankston Basketball, in partnership with our 29 junior clubs, have been working hard to increase female participation rates across our program base. Over the past 12 months, female participation at Frankston Basketball has exceeded 5,000 players enjoying the game of basketball. Combining with male participation, th... [MORE]
FACILITY DEVELOPMENT
Oct 24

Important update regarding committed $2.5million of state investment in basketball

As you may be aware, in 2014 the State Government of Victoria committed $2.5million to kick-start the much-needed expansion of Frankston basketball stadium. This funding was secured by the Frankston & District Basketball Association for the benefit of the association which continues to face scheduling challenges to... [MORE]
FACILITY DEVELOPMENT
Oct 17

FDBA Facility Communication (17/10/2018)

Since late 2017 the Frankston & District Basketball Association (FDBA) has been reviewing its operational capacity in the context of the continued growth of the FDBA’s junior & senior competitions. This growth is reflected in a record number of players taking the court on a weekly basis over the summer 2018/1... [MORE]