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How big is 30 tablespoons?

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It's about one-fifteenth as big as a Basketball
In other words, 30 tablespoons is 0.06244220304 times the size of a Basketball, and the size of a Basketball is 16.01480972 times that amount.
(NBA official ball standards, Size 7)
A NBA official ball, manufactured by Spalding, is a Size 7 ball and measures about 480.444291490 tablespoons. The surface of these balls have 4,118 pebbles with a diameter of 2.5 mm each.
It's about one-twentieth as big as a Bowling Ball (packed)
In other words, 30 tablespoons is 0.05387879124 times the size of a Bowling Ball (packed), and the size of a Bowling Ball (packed) is 18.560178821 times that amount.
(64% packing density) (USBC specifications; tenpin)
According to United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling ball should measure at least 10.795 cm (4.25 in) in radius for a total volume of about 356.355433350 tablespoons. Because regulation balls measure the same diameter irrespective of their weight, ball density varies by size and balls weighing less than about 5 kg (11 lbs) will float in water.
It's about one-twenty-fifth as big as a Basketball (packed)
In other words, 30 tablespoons is 0.03996300995 times the size of a Basketball (packed), and the size of a Basketball (packed) is 25.02314018 times that amount.
(64% packing density) (NBA official ball standards, Size 7)
A NBA official ball, manufactured by Spalding, is a Size 7 ball measures about 480.444291490 tablespoons. These balls have 4,118 pebbles each with a diameter of 2.5 mm
It's about 45 times as big as a Gumball (packed)
In other words, 30 tablespoons is 44 times the size of a Gumball (packed), and the size of a Gumball (packed) is 0.02 times that amount.
(64% packing density) (commercial-grade vending machine standard size)
The standard size gumball for a commercial grade vending machine has a volume of 0.610 tablespoons. Walter Diemer, an accountant at the Fleer Company in Philadelphia, is the man responsible for bubblegum's traditional pink color, as pink was the only food coloring in the company's factory when he made his first successful batch of gum.
It's about 50 times as big as a Gumball
In other words, 30 tablespoons is 49 times the size of a Gumball, and the size of a Gumball is 0.0 times that amount.
(commercial-grade vending machine standard size)
The standard size gumball for a commercial grade vending machine has a volume of 0.610 tablespoons. Walter Diemer, an accountant at the Fleer Company in Philadelphia, is the man responsible for bubblegum's traditional pink color, as pink was the only food coloring in the company's factory when he made his first successful batch of gum.
It's about one-one-hundred-fiftieth as big as a Beer Keg
In other words, 30 tablespoons is 0.0076 times the size of a Beer Keg, and the size of a Beer Keg is 132 times that amount.
(Half barrel; maximum capacity)
The most common keg size sold by US beer sellers is a half-barrel type with a volume of 3,970 tablespoons. This type of keg contains the equivalent of 165 24 tablespoons cans of beer.
It's about one-one-hundred-fiftieth as big as a Car Gas Tank
In other words, 30 tablespoons is 0.0059 times the size of a Car Gas Tank, and the size of a Car Gas Tank is 171 times that amount.
(for 2009 Ford Taurus)
A car gas tank (for example, that of a 2009 Ford Taurus) holds 5,120 tablespoons of gas. In contrast, the Curved Dash Oldsmobile — the first mass-produced car — had a fuel capacity of just 1,350 tablespoons.