In 2021 Mater Dei College will introduce a Basketball Program to further extend the athletic development of our students while providing increased opportunities for students to explore their potential in the sporting arena. The program will be multi-faceted with Basketball offered as a specialist option in Years 8-10 curriculum with the College also offering a specialist extra-curricular skill development program in conjunction with Skyplay Basketball (https://www.skyplay.com.au/).

The College will also provide opportunities for representative basketball through the Associated Catholic College CAS competition as well as through School Sport Western Australia. The program will initially be available to students of all abilities and interests and will also incorporate opportunities in playing, coaching and officiating. The program aims to expose our students to high level coaches from both state and nationally represented organisations.