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Our Club: Intro
Our Club: Members

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


Volunteer Positions:

Chair - Roland Houareau

Vice-Chairperson - Renee Schultz

Treasurer - Ali Malik

Secretary - Delna Vaghaiwala

General Members

Ewa Finch

Israel Kgosiemang

Sam Harley

Click here to express interest

in joining the committee


The Cannons have a team volunteer Manager

and a Coach for each team/division.

Click here for the guide for Managers

and Coaches.

Paid skilled Coaches are an option available to teams that agree on the additional costs.

Click here to express interest

Click here to register as a Coach or Manager


The Club welcome anyone who would like to

offer their time to volunteer in some way to help

our Club.

Click here to express interest

Click here to register as a Volunteer


Are you a Cannons Junior player who would like to join the Committee to be a representative

for the Juniors?

Click here to express interest

Our Club: Volunteers
Our Club: A good coach
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“A good coach can change a game; a great coach can change a life.” 

John Wooden

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