The Essington Cannons Basketball Club (Cannons) is an incorporated association. The Constitution for the Cannons was declared on 13 November 2018 after the Club was gifted by the Essington International School Darwin to the Darwin basketball community. 'Essington' remains the Founding name of the Club.
The Cannons are not-for-profit and managed by a Committee in accordance with the Constitution and Powers of Association. Members who play for the Cannons are represented by the Darwin community.
Any player from any Darwin school and any adult from the Darwin region is welcome.
To provide and promote a fun, safe, capable and competitive team orientated basketball Club for juniors and adults.
To develop skills and pathways for juniors and adults in the Club and retain and increase participation.
To encourage the Club’s values and maintain a strong Club culture to be proud of.
The Essington Cannons Basketball Club aspires to be a successful basketball Club which provides a high-quality experience for all players.
All players, parents, coaches, officials, volunteers and Committee members should display the following
Club values at all times:
Inclusive - Fun - Community Focussed - Honesty - Team Oriented - Passion - Humility - Respect - Professionalism
Chair - Roland Houareau
Vice-Chairperson - Ewa Finch
Treasurer - Vanessa Sutcliffe
Secretary - Anna Kwan
General Member - Paul Goldrick
General Member - Israel Kgosiemang
General Member - Anthony Lovisatti
General Member - Sam Harley
Volunteer Registrar - Renee Schultz
COACHES / MANAGERS
The Cannons have a team volunteer Manager
and a Coach for each team/division.
Click here for the guide for Managers
Paid skilled Coaches are an option available to teams that agree on the additional costs.
The Club welcome anyone who would like to
offer their time to volunteer in some way to help
JUNIOR COMMITTEE REPRESENTATIVES
Are you a Cannons Junior player who would like to join the Committee to be a representative
for the Juniors?