Heat Basketball Club – 2021 GCJBL Registration Information

Welcome to the 2021 GCJBL Winter Season with Heat Basketball Club please read ALLInformation below before Registering your Child/ren.

The Gold Coast Junior Basketball league (GCJBL) is the Premier Gold Coast Junior Basketball Competition.

The League consists of 13 clubs: Burleigh Blades, Gold Coast Celtics, Heat Basketball Club, PBC Magpies, Northern Nets, Pacific Pines Panthers, Somerset Spartans, (Somerset College students only) TSS Suns, Southern Coast Slammers, Varsity Vipers., Kings Basketball Club (Kings Christian College students only), Central Stars, Lindisfarne Lions (Lindisfarne College students only).

Competitions are run for both boys and girls in the U9,11,13,15,17 and 20 age groups.

The purpose of the GCJBL is to provide a competition pathway for junior basketball players on the Gold Coast.

The Winter Seasons commences on February 17th and runs through to the 21st of August 2021.

The season includes: Four grading rounds, 11 regular season competition rounds, semis (top 4 teams in each competition only) and finals (Winners of the semi finals only)

GCJBL Venues

The GCJBL will predominantly be played at the Gold Coast Sports & Leisure Centre in Carrara.



GCJBL Competition Days

Wednesday Nights – 6.00-10.00pm

Girls Open Competition

U17 Boys Division 1

U20 Boys

Friday Nights 5.00-10.00pm

U13 Boys

U13 Girls

U15 Boys

U15 Girls

U17 Boys

Saturday Mornings 9.00-1.00pm

U9 Mixed

U11 Boys

U11 Girls


GCJBL Age Groups

Under 9s             Born 2013 or younger

Under 11             Born 2011-2012

Under 13             Born 2009-2010

Under 15             Born 2007-2008

Under 17             Born 2005-2006

Under 20             Born 2004-2002

Open Girls            Born 2009-2002


Heat Basketball Club Trials Dates

Saturday 30th January and Saturday 6th February


Boys and girls U9s and U11s – 9.30-10.30am
Boys and girls U13s – 10.30-11.30am
Boys Under 15s 11.30-12.30pm
Girls U15/U17/U20 11.30-12.30pm
Boys U17/U20 12.30-1.30pm


Hillcrest Christian College, 21 Bridgman Drive, Reedy Creek.

All players to meet outside the (MPC) which is the top courts in the Senior School.  From there we will break off into groups, some will go down to the MPH courts and others will remain at the MPC.

What to bring?

Reversible singlet – needed for scrimmages.
Water bottle.

Please note – Due to Covid 19 restrictions no parents are allowed inside the courts during trials.


Heat Basketball Club Fees 

U11-U20 $335.00

U9 $215.00

Sibling discount of $20 per child applies.


2021 Gold Coast Basketball and Basketball Queensland Registration Information

All players must be registered with Gold Coast Basketball and Basketball Queensland to be eligible to participate in the 2021 GCJBL competition.  The registration period for each product last for 365 days.


Players aged 10 years and older

Basketball Queensland Registration Fee    $66.40

Gold Coast Basketball Registration Fee     $63.60

Total                                                       $130.00


Players aged under 10 years

Basketball Queensland Registration Fee    $33.20

Gold Coast Basketball Registration Fee   $46.80

Total                                                       $80.00


Uniform Information

Playing Uniform – $85

Sizes available at trials.


Heat Basketball Club Training

Training is held at Hillcrest Christian College.  Times to be advised after team selection.


2021/2022 Gold Coast Basketball Representative Season:

To represent Gold Coast Basketball in the 2021/2022 SQJBC season; all players must participate in 50% of the 2021 Winter Season games to be eligible to Trial.  Summer league is NOT an eligible competition.

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