Draws & News


 Friday Night Basketball

Each year we have over 100 teams involving over 1000 primary children playing at Mainpower Stadium, New Life School, Oxford, Kaiapoi High School and Woodend.

Participating teams come from primary schools all over the local area which includes Kaiapoi, Rangiora, Oxford, Loburn, Sefton, Ashley, Leithfield, Fernside, Ohoka, Amberley and Woodend.

These 1000+ players are the foundation which feeds into our representative and community program’s and is the backbone to North Canterbury Basketball Association.

There are two seasons of competitions annually:

  • A 6-week competition in Term 1 (approx. March – April)
  • A 10-week competition in Terms 3 and 4 (September – December)
  • Dates for Term 3 and 4 2022 are as follows
  1. 16th Sept
  2. 23rd Sept
  3. 30th Sept
  4. 21st Oct
  5. 28th Oct
  6. 4th Nov
  7. 18th Nov
  8. 25th Nov
  9. 2nd Dec
  10. 9th Dec


For more information on the Friday Night Competition, view our handbook.