About Us


Who are the Raptors?

Founded in 2011 by Helen Alderson and Graham Nash,
the Oakleigh Raptors is a not for profit community based basketball club.

“An inclusive club for all abilities and skill levels – offering boys and girls the opportunity to play basketball in a fun, family environment, allowing them to develop their full potential on and off the court.

Oakleigh Raptors Basketball Club

Our Teams

The club runs several teams, where all levels are welcome. If your child is total beginner we offer development sessions to help build the skill and confidence needed to enjoy the sport of basketball.

Our Coaches

All our coaches are parents and/or junior players at the club. They volunteer their time during training each week and on game day on the weekend.

The club provides them with essential equipment and tools to run a successful training session. We are regularly educating our coaches by offering coaches training sessions and support them in their Level 1 accreditation.

If you would like to become a coach or assistant coach, we would love to hear from you! Contact us today.