Grading Day / Sign on Day - Sunday 27 June 2021

Venue: Court 1 - DBA


8am-9am - U16 Boys (2006/07)

9am-10am - U14 Boys (2008/09)

10am-11am - U18 Boys (2004/05)

11am-12pm - U12 Girls (2010/11)

12pm-1pm - U10 Boys (2012/13)


For all other age groups U10s to U18s Boys and Girls NOT listed above, you are not

required to attend grading day. But you are welcome to come down at sign up.

All NEW players should attend between 8am-1pm to sign up if your age group is

NOT listed above for you to attend grading.

Registrations for ALL players (old and new) U10 to seniors IS OPEN.


Please note:

* The ideal team size is 7-8, reliable and committed, players.

* Players must play in their age division, before being considered for ‘playing up’.

* Positions will be given to ‘at age’ players, before teams are added to with ‘up’ players.

* Requests to ‘play up’ must be made directly to the Registrar on Grading Day.

The Registrar will liaise with coaches for their recommendation and consideration.

If approved by the coaches, the request will be taken to committee for final approval.


For any questions – please email the Club


Support Shirts / Training Singlets

The new supporter shirts/training singlets will be on sale at the grading day from 8am-1pm.

The cost is $25. 


Awards & Presentation Night

Reminder the awards night is on Sunday 27 June at 5pm. A flyer has been sent to all members.



20 June 2021 Update

Cannons Juniors

Latest on Facebook

Registrations for the Championship Season 2021 - OPEN

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2021 Season Dates

2021 Challenge Season:
Start: Monday 1 February 2021

No games to be played Easter Weekend Friday/Saturday/Monday
School Holiday Break: Week of Monday 19/04
Recommence: Tuesday 27/04 (Monday missed due to ANZAC Day)
Finals Begin: Monday 31/05


2021 Championship Season:

Start Monday 19th of July 2021.

2021  League season:
Start Date: 08/04 & 09/04
School Holiday break: 22/04 & 23/04
Recommence: 29/04 & 30/04
School Holiday Week played: 08/07 & 09/07
School Holiday not played: 15/07, 16/07, 22/07 & 23/07
Recommence: 29/07 & 30/07
3 Week Finals Begin: 16/09 & 17/09
Grand Finals: Saturday 02/10

It is with great pleasure and excitement that the Cannons Club announce the partnership with Golden Goat Global (GGG) as a Silver Sponsor of the Club! We welcome GGG to the Cannons family and super proud to support a local NT business! Please join us in supporting GGG and coming soon you will be able to purchase new Cannons supporter shirts and/or training singlets!


A word from Golden Goat Global:

Golden Goat Global (GGG) is grateful to be partnering with Essington Cannons Basketball Club from the start of the 2021 season. Essington Cannons Basketball Club’s strong values of inclusivity, passion, professionalism to name a few, strongly align with GGG motto ‘greatness in all’. Essington Cannons Basketball team creates equal opportunities for players of all abilities and backgrounds to be their best. Like GGG, they believe there is greatness in all. This is the lived experience of Golden Goat Global founder Lefika Kgosiemang a player and supporter of the Cannons for several years. GO CANNONS!

Golden Goat Global provides online shopping for casual and street wear clothing. Our goal is to inspire young people to reach their potential. We believe that your greatness is not dependent on your current circumstances, but it is within you. Therefore, our clothing will always remind you of your inner greatness. You will always be reminded that anything is possible when you wear our brand. Shop with us and visit our blog on to be inspired. 

Golden Goat Global

28 February 2021


Champions League Basketball

GOLD SPONSOR Announcement

14 February 2021

Cannons are super excited to partner with Champions League Basketball (CLB) and Courts N Hoops. You may have seen our new awesome uniforms with our new sponsor logos!!!

We are working together to give more to our members and we welcome CLB & Courts N Hoops to the Cannons family!

A word from CLB & Courts N Hoops:

Champions League Basketball and Courts N Hoops are proud to be partnering with the Essington Cannons basketball club for their upcoming season. As an organisation that prides itself on culture, community, we are proud to be aligning with a professional club that shares these same values and we are looking forward to a long and rewarding partnership & an exciting season for players, officials and spectators.


Champions League Basketball and Courts N Hoops have over 30 years’ experience in the sporting industry, from management through to infrastructure and running competitions and over 20 years’ experience working alongside remote communities throughout the Northern Territory. The Darwin Waterfront was our chosen location for a first of it’s kind state of the art 3x3 facility and we are looking forward to expanding on this and providing amazing opportunities for families and ballers of all ages and abilities in the future. One of our favourite events so far has been the end of season Essington Club day where we all enjoyed a day of 3x3, pizza, prizes and family fun on our court at the Darwin Waterfront. GO CANNONS!