RedCity Roar wants to develop a safe and welcoming environment for members to enjoy our game. To this end  the club has established a  system to deal with breaches that threaten our culture.

RedCity Roar has established a set of values within our strategic plan to guide us in our decision making.

RedCity Roar has adopted Basketball Queensland’s “Code of Behavior”  guidelines as our expectations for all participants.

RedCity Roar has adopted the model tribunal by-laws recommended by Basketball Australia, and enlisted the support of the following community leaders for it’s panel of tribunal members.


Please be aware of the following  offences and maximum penalties:

Disputing the decision(s) of a referee – 6 weeks suspension

Unsportsmanlike behavior – 6 weeks suspension

Breach of Code of Conduct – 6 weeks suspension

Attempting to trip – 10 to 20 weeks suspension

Tripping – 10 to 52 weeks suspension

Obscene gestures – 10 to 20 weeks suspension

Offensive language (which may include abusive, obscene or insulting language) – 10 to 20 weeks suspension

Attempting to strike – 10 to 52 weeks suspension

Striking (fist, hand, object, head) – 52 weeks to life-time suspension

Attempting to elbow – 10 to 52 weeks

Elbowing – 20 weeks to life-time suspension

Fighting – 20 weeks suspension

Attempting to kick – 10 to 52 weeks suspension

Kicking – 20 weeks to life-time suspension

Spitting – 20 to 52 weeks suspension

Moving under an airborne player (tunneling) – 104 weeks suspension

Putting a person in fear of impending violence – 52  to 104 weeks suspension

Coaching, refereeing, playing scorebench duties while under suspension – Extra 2 to 5 weeks per game plus original suspension

Deliberately endangering the safety, healtrh, of players, spectators, officials (incidents involving blood/body fluids) – life-time suspension

Conduct which brings the game of Basketball into disrepute – 19 weeks suspension

Failure to attend a Tribunal without proper cause when notified – 20 weeks suspension

Failure to cooperate in or hindering an investigation or hearing under these by-laws –  20 weeks suspension

Intimidating or bullying a person or attempting to do so – 52 weeks suspension

Public criticism of officials, coaches or player related to basketball activities –  20 weeks suspension.