GC Slam

Event

GC Slam

  • Westfield Garden City, Level 2 The Laneway, outside near PappaRich. View Map

    Price: $5

Bounce into the GC Slam basketball court these school holidays to learn all the footwork, passing and shooting skills with Brisbane's finest from Basketball Queensland and the Brisbane Bullets.

Whether this is your first time playing or you're a LeBron James in the making, we've got a class for you at our brand new custom built half court.

Hosted by Basketball Queensland, you'll be in good hands with the best of Brisbane teaching you how to master the fundamental skills of basketball.

Every participant will have the opportunity to win a MVP gift bag and merchandise from the Brisbane Bullets!

When: Monday 23 September - Friday 4 October

Cost: $5 - upon arrival kids will be gifted with a Westfield Garden City GC Slam Basketball cap

Required: Please ensure that you arrive 10 minutes prior to your booked session. Please ensure kids are wearing appropriate clothing and appropriate enclosed footwear. Kids are required to bring a water bottle, wear sunscreen and wear a hat.

Bookings: Bookings are required. Book here.

Class Breakdown

FUNdamental Sessions | Ages 12 and under | These sessions are exciting, energetic and provide kids with a fun foray into the sport of Basketball!
100% skill and 0% competition. No previous experience required.

Drills 101 | Ages 15 and under | In this session players will be taught essential skills as well as footwork and how to pass under pressure.
70% skill and 30% competition. No previous experience required.

Tip-Off Time | Ages 17 and under | Elevate your skills to the next level in these high performance sessions. Players get the opportunity to fine tune spacing and movement skills and play 1v1, 2v2 and 3v3. Each of these sessions will be run by a high-level team of coaches.
50% skill and 50% competition. Players required to have a moderate level of existing skill and experience.

Girls only session | Ages 9 - 13 years | These sessions are exciting, energetic and provide kids with a fun foray into the sport of Basketball!
100% skill and 0% competition. No previous experience required.

Class Timetable

Monday 23 September
9:30am - 10:00am | FUNdamental Skills
10:30am - 11:00am | Drills 101
3:00pm - 3:30pm | Tip-off time

Tuesday 24 September
9:30am - 10:00am | FUNdamental Session
10:30am - 11:00am | Drills 101
3:00pm - 3:30pm | Tip-off time

Wednesday 25 September
9:30am - 10:00am | FUNdamental Session
10:30am - 11:00am | Drills 101
3:00pm - 3:30pm | Girls only session

Thursday 26 September
9:30am - 10:00am | FUNdamental Skills
10:30am - 11:00am | Drills 101
3:00pm - 3:30pm | Tip-off time
5:00pm | Shootin' Hoops with live DJ

Friday 27 September
9:30am - 10:00am | FUNdamental Skills
10:30am - 11:00am | Drills 101
3:00pm - 3:30pm | Tip-off time

Saturday 28 September
10:00am - 10:30am | FUNdamental Session
10:30am - 11:00am | Drills 101

Sunday 29 September
10:00am - 10:30am | FUNdamental Session
10:30am - 11:00am| Drills 101

Monday 30 September
9:30am - 10:00am | FUNdamental Skills
10:30am - 11:00am | Drills 101
3:00pm - 3:30pm | Tip-off time

Tuesday 1 October
9:30am - 10:00am | FUNdamental Skills
10:30am - 11:00am | Drills 101
3:00pm - 3:30pm | Tip-off time

Wednesday 2 October
9:30am | FUNdamental Session
10:30am | Drills 101
3:00pm - 3:30pm |Girls only session

Thursday 3 October
9:30am - 10:00am | FUNdamental Skills
10:30am - 11:00am | Drills 101
3:00pm - 3:30pm | Tip-off time
5:00pm - 5:30pm | Shootin' Hoops with live DJ

Friday 4 October
9:30am - 10:00am | FUNdamental Skills
10:30am - 11:00am | Drills 101
3:00pm - 3:30pm | Tip-off time

Want to shoot some more hoops? Head to the Shootin' Hoops Arcade in The Forum.

Celebrate Diwali at Westfield Garden City

Event

Celebrate Diwali at Westfield Garden City

Level 2 Multiple Locations
  • Sun 27th Oct, 5:30pm - 8:00pm

Celebrate the festival of lights with friends and family by enjoying our complimentary fireworks display, dancing performances, music and henna.

Dating old photos and caring for them at Garden City Library