Ferntree Gully Falcons Basketball Club is the oldest basketball club in the Knox Basketball competition with a proud history dating back to 1965. Since that time the Falcons have continued to develop the reputation as the “Family Club” with a focus on Fun, Friendship and Families while continuing to develop the skills of the players.

We cater for boys and girls across all age groups from Under 8 through to Under 23 with teams in grades from A to G.

Currently our teams train at various local venues between 4.30pm and 9.30pm Monday through Thursday. Games days are Saturdays for Under 8 through to and including Under 16 teams and Sunday evenings for Under 19 through to Under 23 teams.

Player Development

The Falcons have a well-established coaching structure. With an experienced Coaching Co-ordinator team and a Coach Development Program in place to promote consistency in the way in which the children are taught the fundamentals of the sport.

We actively encourage and provide funding for all our coaches to complete the Nationally Recognised Level 1 Coaches course.  Additionally we provide all new and junior coaches with a mentor from our ranks of experienced coaches to assist them in establishing in the role.

If you have any concerns with your child’s development in the sport, please talk to their Coach or Contact the Coaches Coordinator by email player.coordinator@ftgfalcons.com.au

Thinking of Playing?

If you are looking for somewhere for your child to learn to play basketball, then email our club Secretary, Fiona Evans at secretary@ftgfalcons.com.au and come along to a training session.  You are sure to find our coaches and players most welcoming and you will quickly understand the value we place in our reputation.