Winter Season 2023

Pacific Pines Panthers Basketball – 2023 GCJBL Registration Information


We are now taking registrations for the 2023 GCJBL winter competition.


Please read ALL Information below before Registering your Child/ren.


The Gold Coast Junior Basketball league (GCJBL) is the Premier Gold Coast Junior Basketball Competition. Its purpose is to provide a competition pathway for junior basketball players on the Gold Coast.


The League consists of 12 clubs: Amigos – Banora Point, Burleigh Blades, Gold Coast Celtics, Heat Basketball Club, PBC Magpies, Pacific Pines Panthers, Somerset Spartans, (Somerset College students only) TSS Suns, (TSS students only), Varsity Vipers., Kings Basketball Club (Kings Christian College students only), Central Stars, Lindisfarne Lions (Lindisfarne College students only).


During the course of the winter season Panthers will play against these clubs.


Competitions age groups are changing this year!

Boys  U12,14,16,18 and 21 age groups

Girls U12,14,16 and Open Girls (U16-U21)


Mixed U10's


Please see the GCJBL calendar attached for competition dates.

Please be aware, Gold Coast Basketball reserve the right to change playing dates and times. Pacific Pines Panthers endeavours to notify each team of alterations as soon as possible.

The season includes: Four grading rounds, 14 regular season competition rounds, semis (top 4 teams in each competition only) and finals (Winners of the semi-finals only).

There will be split rounds this season. A split round is a round that takes place over multiple weeks. During a split round a team will only participate in one of the dates.



GCJBL Venues

The GCJBL will predominantly be played at the Gold Coast Sports & Leisure Centre at Carrara, we will also be utilising Tallebudgera Rec Centre and Somerset College on occasions.


GCJBL Competition Days

Wednesday Nights – 6.00-10.00pm

Open Girls Division 1,2,3

U18 Boys Division 1

U21 Boys Division 1,2,3


Friday Nights 5.00-10.00pm

U14 Boys – All Divisions

U14 Girls – All Divisions

U16 Boys – All Divisions

U16 Girls – All Divisions

U18 Boys Division 2,3,4


Saturday Mornings 9.00-1.30pm

U10 Mixed – All Divisions

U12 Boys – All Divisions

U12 Girls – All Divisions


Competition Fixtures

All game times are issued by Gold Coast Basketball. Pacific Pines Panthers have no input to the location, court, time, or day that the games will take place.


GCJBL Age Groups

Under 10s               Born 2014 or younger

Under 12                 Born 2012-2013

Under 14                 Born 2010-2011

Under 16                 Born 2008-2009

Under 18 Boys        Born 2006-2007

Under 21 Boys        Born 2003-2005

Open Girls              Born 2003-2007 (2009-2010 only if playing Division 1)


Trials Dates

To be confirmed.

Please keep an eye on our Facebook page these dates will be determined in January.

Our Facebook page is… Pacificpines Bball


Club Fees 

Pacific Pines Panthers is a non for profit organisation and we endeavour to keep our club fees to the absolute minimum.


Pacific Pines Panthers Basketball Club fees for Winter 2023 will be $440


We are offering several payment options this season:


  1. A full payment of $440, paid on registration.
  2. An initial payment of $145 taken at the time of registration, with additional payments of $150 due 22/2/23 and $145 due 22/3/23

If you need more assistance, please contact

Pacific Pines Panthers also accept Fair Play vouchers, these go towards the second payment due on 22/2/23



2023 Gold Coast Basketball and Basketball Queensland Registration Information


All players must be registered with Gold Coast Basketball and Basketball Queensland to be eligible to participate in the 2023 GCJBL competition. The registration period for each product last for 365 days.


This payment goes directly to Gold Coast Basketball and Basketball Queensland.


This fees must be paid before a player can take the court.


If your player already has a current registration with Gold Coast Basketball and Basketball Queensland, you will not need to pay this fee until your previous one has expired.


Players aged 10 years and older

Basketball Queensland Registration Fee          $73.88

Gold Coast Basketball Registration Fee            $76.12

Total                                                           $150.00


Players aged under 10 years

Basketball Queensland Registration Fee          $36.94

Gold Coast Basketball Registration Fee            $53.06

Total                                                            $90.00


Uniform Information

These are to be purchased separately.

The Uniform cost will be $90.

More information about uniforms will be supplied at trials.


Club Training

Once teams have been selected and coaches are appointed a Facebook post will be issued with all information.


As a 100% volunteer club we need parents, carers and friends to assist with coaching and managing teams, if we don't get volunteer's we can't nominate teams.


Gold Coast Basketball Representative Season:

To represent Gold Coast Basketball in the SQJBC season; all players must participate in 50% of the 2022 Winter Season games to be eligible to Trial. Summer league is NOT an eligible competition.



2023 Representative Season – All players must play 50% of games in the 2022 GCJBL Winter season


2023 Representative Season - All players must play 50% of games in the 2022 GCJBL Winter season


Registration is now closed. 

Please email to be added to our waiting list





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