The 2020 Main season will begin the week of 28th April 2020 at Archer Basketball Stadium for 12 weeks. Senior teams will run through the school holidays.

The 2020 Secondary Schools A & Secondary School B Grades will also start on the 28th April 2020 at Archer Basketball Stadium for 12 weeks.

There will be finals for all senior grades on Saturday 8th August 2020.

There will be finals for all junior teams on Wednesday 5th August 2020. Or on the nights they play, this is still to be confirmed.


Online entries are via the Basketball New Zealand SportsTG registration system. A guide to the process is available below. Online registration requires players to be registered online before week two of the competition.

Important Dates:  
A, B, Sec A, Sec B & Int School Grades:  
Team Entries Due: 3rd April 2020
Start of Competition: 28th April 2020
Senior Finals: Saturday 8th August 2020
Junior Finals: Wednesday 5th August 2020 (TBC)


Main Season Team Registration Form


Entry Information and ESBA League Rules - Local rules, season dates, prices etc.

Player Code of Conduct - You must agree to our player code of conduct to play in our league.

SportsPulse Registration Guide - How to use the new registration system.

ESBA Sponsors

Contact Us

Eastern Southland Basketball Association (ESBA)

Street Address: 21 Avon Street, Gore, 9710
Postal Address: PO Box 130, Gore, 9740


Phone: 027 600 ESBA