Round 12 saw the final four locked in, with a nail-biting overtime thriller resulting in Perth, Townsville, Sydney and Melbourne securing a spot in the post season. Bendigo claimed a spirited win over the Rangers, fighting back to win at 64-47. After being held to just 8 points in the second term, Bendigo came out of the main break with a point to prove and held the Rangers to just 2 points in the final quarter, clearing the path for them to win. Nadeen Payne and Rachel Banham made 16 points a piece, and Betnijah Laney had 15 points. Gabe Richards also had a big game with 13 points and 11 rebounds. For the Rangers, Tayla Roberts and Carley Mijovic were the best with 12 points each.