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The first Basketball association was established in Victoria in the 1920s..

umm hello the question was ''when was basketball first played in Australia?'' not ''when was it established'' geez :o

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Soccer( football) was first played in Australia by captain cook and James Arthur Phillip.

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I'm not sure of this, but I think somewhere in the 1920's - 40's some Americans or Canadians migrated to Australia and started playing it here.

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