Here We Grow

As our Association continues to grow we have to evaluate our staff and as part of that review the following changes have been made.


Aaron Lothian

Aaron has been in the role of Operations Manager for the past 12 months, this role has changed significantly during that time and as such Aaron has been appointed as General Manager of BPBA. Aaron can be contacted at


Daran Stones

Darran had joined BPBA last year as Referee Manager, during this time we have seen a vast improvement with our Referee program and as a commitment to continue this improvement Darran will join the BPBA office and will continue the transition of full management of the rostering and referee development. Darran’s hours will be Mon-Thurs (2pm-10pm) and he can be contacted at


Nick Stamatopoulos

Nick joins BPBA as our newly created role of Community Partnership Manager, Nick will oversee our sponsorship program and work with community groups including schools. You may also notice Nick in a Bellarine Storm uniform as he is part of our Big V team. For any information regarding sponsorship or advertising with BPBA or Bellarine Storm Nick can be contacted at