Club News

Game Preview - 2018 Round 1


By Samuel Lindsay vs PENRITH EMUS (H) Southern Districts will get their 2018 campaign underway in front of a home crowd at Forshaw Rugby Park against a Penrith Emus side packed with desire to get their season off and running. Head Coach Matt Barr alongside Club President Ken McKay have had a busy summer with 4 players set to..

Important - Colts Tour to UK - Action Needed


Players looking to be part of the UK development tour to the UK in December need to make an initial payment of $500 to confirm their interest for this tour. The money can be deposited into the following Bank account. Set it up as Colts UK Trip. BSB: 032151 Acct: 314513 Please put your name as a reference and email Don McKinnon on do..

Pre-Season Dinner Booming


TICKET SALES CLOSING SOON As the temperature finally starts dropping at night and summer sport enters the finals, people are clearly starting to think about the start of the Shute Shield. Add to that the great win by the Waratahs and the local derby Vs the Brumbies on Saturday night and rugby is back. This week we have a real spike in tick..

Hire the Box Seat on Game Day


Thanks to our generous sponsor Scott Lovatt Container Cartage, we now have a food and beverage facility on the family hill. We will be selling meat pies, sausage rolls, soft drinks, energy drinks, water and a choice of beer, wine and cider. On the top of the container we have a viewing platform called "The Box Seat" and it is available on g..

Refer a Sponsor and Get a Bonus!


We are certainly one of the lucky clubs in the Shute Shield. We enjoy incredible support from all of our sponsors. Their generous contributions help us maintain a healthy and talented rugby roster and enable us to compete well across the paddock by bringing in great talent both players and coaching staff. Do you know a business that ca..

SDRC Refer a New Member Bonus*


When a NEW MEMBER successfully joins the $120 Membership or $1200 Financial Lifetime Membership online and they use an existing members name and address as nominee the existing nominee member will be electronically issued a $20 retail voucher to spend at one of more than 20 national retail chains. There is no limit to the number o..

2018 New Recruits - Christian Kagiassis


By Samuel Lindsay If you've been following Shute Shield Rugby for the past few seasons, you've likely come across the name Christian Kagiassis. The self-confessed 'leaguey' was making a name for himself at the Parramatta Eels through their junior ranks, before making the switch to Rugby Union. Since then the electric back has demonstrated h..

Australian Schoolboys Luncheon


With the difficulties around funding in the current rugby climate, The Australian Schools Rugby Union is having a Luncheon on 13th April to help raise funds for the UK tour in November. It is a critical fundraising initiative to get these young men into their boots and overseas to towel up the Brits. Southern Districts have had their good s..

Colts - Gordon Trial Preview


By Keith Holmes This weekend is the start of the clubs official 3 trials and first up are the strong Gordon club who are on an upward curve after a few tough years. Their Colts have a long history of success and producing good players supported by strong juniors and a lot of good Rugby Schools dotted along the Pacific Highway up to the ..

Colts - Bowral Wrap


By Keith Holmes Last Saturday Southern Districts Colts had there first hit out for the 2018 season against a very strong Bowral Rugby Club at Bowral. The day was very hot and on arrival a cricket game was being played on a back field and it seemed strange to be setting up for a days rugby listening to calls and shouts of Howzat, shot, g..

Season Launch Dinner - All Inclusive


To celebrate the start of another season of Club Rugby join us at Southern Districts Rugby Club for an evening of great food, great friends and great conversation. This all inclusive evening brings 3 wonderful and locally catered courses, refreshing beverages including McLeish Estate Wines and some tasty new ciders and beers on tap. Note: Pleas..

Win "The Box Seat"


As part of our commitment to improve the food and beverage options at the club on game day, we have created a new space on the 4th Grade Family Hill for you all to hang, grab something to eat and a cold beverage whilst watching the greatest game on earth. We have also created a space on top of the canteen where, for a modest fee, groups of ..

Jed's Hungry Return To The Field


By Jessica Reading Southern Districts own Jed Holloway is set to make his return to the sky blue’s starting XV this weekend against the Cell C Sharks in Durban. The backrower was sidelined for most of the 2017 season as he battled on and off with injury. The last time we saw Jed play a full 80 was during last year’s NRC as h..

A Super Mega Update


With Super Rugby having kicked off and the start of the Shute Shield only 6 weeks away, we thought it time for an update. Rugby Southern Districts fielded a Colts and Grade team in the Beach 5's at North Cronulla with our Grade team taking the pie and Colts playing very well against the senior teams. We have a number of new players joining ..

Southern Districts Go Bush


By Jared Elasi A red hot Southern Districts 4th Grade squad is set to head south to play a pre-season trial match against country rugby heavyweights the Boorowa Goldie’s. The Rebels will come toe to toe with former player, Brad Rose, fresh off his Best & Fairest acclaims of 2017 for the Goldie’s. Brad featured in the can..

Get Down to beach 5's Rugby at Cronulla


NSW Rugby is back with their second Beach 5s Rugby Festival taking place on the iconic shores of North Cronulla on Saturday 17th February, 2018. The festival is a great opportunity to get up close with the NSW Waratahs & Southern Districts players who will be in attendance for all the action Like rugby 7s, beach 5s is fast-paced contact..

Menai Rugby TRY Rugby Gala Night


Head to Barden Ridge Oval on Friday 23rd February from 6:00pm and join existing players and those fresh to the game for a night of fun. There will be mixed games of Rugby 7's with players, newbies, siblings and parents all having a great time. There will also be some skills and drills sessions, questions asked and answered and registrat..

Girls TRY Rugby Night @ Rockdale


Friday 16th February from 5:00pm to 6:00pm Rockdale Rugby will be holding a "Girls TRY Rugby Night. Why not get your U10 or U12 daughter out on the paddock trying Rugby. Whether it's the first time or they are a seasoned backyard campaigner, this is a chance to get them started. With more and more opportunities for girls and women to pl..

Colts Update Feb 2018


We have the Colts program rolling along smoothly under the direction of Don McKinnon who is working closely with Klinton Hoare the clubs Head S&C Coach who did a great Interview about the 2018 season which is on the club Facebook Page. Our Colts trainers Joel and Carl are doing a great job on the players Weights and Fitness component an..

Lance Taylor - Speedy Recovery


Many of you know Lance Taylor. He has been a part of this club for many years and is a good man. He is currently our head groundsman and is the key to us having such a splendid ground worthy of celebration. We just wanted to let you all know that he was admitted to Sutherland hospital on Sunday night with Gall Stones. He has just been transferr..

Oatley Rugby Golf Day


The famous Oatley Rugby Club Golf Day is on for 2018. Brush off your "Julius Marlow Pitching Wedge", get a group of 4 together and hit the course. With breakfast provided on arrival and an afternoon of great food, chilled refreshments and a bundle of laughs, it's the best value golf day in Australia. Cost inclusive of breakfast, lun..

Southern Districts Womens 7s


By Jessica Reading Southern Districts Rugby Club is pleased to announce the amalgamation with the Women's Pride 7s squad. Based in the Sutherland Shire, Pride 7s was formed in 2017 by Live Athletic founder Justin Lang. What started as a training program for female athletes aspiring to be professional rugby players, soon developed into a NSW..

McLeish Wine Celebrations


You're Invited to celebrate the 2018 Vintage at McLeish Estate. This season the events are set to be great for the whole family. 'Vine to the Glass' - 17th March, 2018 "The Vine" 10am - venture into the vineyard to take part in picking the grapes. "The Glass" After the grape pick we then progress to experience "the glass" with the Wine ..

2018 New Recruits – Ernesto Ugarte Villalobos


By Samuel Lindsay It’s the 54th minute in the final fixture of the 2014 CONSUR Cup. The powerhouse of South American rugby, Argentina, is mid-way through a dominant performance against the 24th world seeded Chile in the nation’s capital of Santiago. At that point a 25 year old Ernesto Ugarte took to the field for his internation..

2018 New Recruits – Andrew Selwood


By Samuel Lindsay Andrew Selwood has taken the 269km trip from Orange in the Central West, to team up with Southern Districts in 2018. Andrew had a breakout year for his local team, Orange Emus, in 2017 with the versatile flanker continuing his tradition of seizing opportunities, to have a crack at this year’s Shute Shield competition..

Donations Required


Southern Districts are looking to assist new acquisitions settle into the area. We're looking for anyone who is willing to donate some pre-loved items, including fridges, washing machines, lounges, bed frames/mattresses, TV's, tables and chairs, kitchen utensils and bedding. Collection can be arranged. If anyone can assist please contact e..

Colts Update Jan 2018


GET DOWN TO TRAINING FROM JANUARY 9th Tuesday and Thursday from 6.00pm at Forshaw Rugby Park Colts and Grade together - Come and put some sweat in the bank for 2018. 2018 COLTS TRIALS The rubber hits the road - time to find out just how good we really are. Sat 3rd March v Bowral @ Bowral COLTS ONLY - Bus Trip Sat 10 March v Go..

Grade Training in January


Rest up men and enjoy the festivities for the next few weeks. Grade Pre Season commences on Tuesday 9th Jan 6.30pm @ Forshaw Rugby Park All players Welcome..

Survey Responses and Winner!


As many of you should know, we ran a survey and invited our members and supporters to give us feedback. The sheer number of entries was astounding and thanks to all those who filled it out. The results also told us that we are heading in the right direction with our food and beverage thinking and that McLeish Estate Wines are well known..

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year


With Christmas fast approaching and 2018 around the corner we would like to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and an awesome start to 2018. In 2017 we had some fine performances and some interesting challenges on the paddock and went so close. In and around the club we had a stellar year with a successful series of events and busy game d..

Colts Selected for Aust U20s + More


JUNIOR WALLABIES Congratulations to the FIVE Southern Districts Colts who have been selected for the Australian U20's squad. This demonstrates the strength of Junior and Colts Rugby programs in the Southern Districts catchment and the quality of the pathway established for up and coming superstars. Sama Malolo - Hooker Bayley Kuenzle ..

Have your say in 2018 & Win*


You could win a $100 merchandise voucher The club is excited about 2018. Coaches and managers are locked in, players are training, new recruits are being organised and the Annual General Meeting is coming up. One great this about the start of last season is we asked for feedback and made changes based on the feedback. In 2018 we are looking..

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2017 Annual General Meeting


The Annual General Meeting of the Southern Districts Rugby Club will be held on Monday 4th December 2017 at the club, located at 223 Belgrave Esplanade, Sylvania Waters, commencing at 6.30pm. Members! Vote for your board in 2018. Bar open after meeting...

Christmas Wine Offers


If you want to get a jump on your holiday and Christmas shopping this year have a look at the special Wine Partner prices you can get when you buy a dozen McLeish Estate Wines. Take a look at these great Specials…. POP some Bubbles Culloden NV Duke Cuvee – Method Champenoise $216 per dozen (Only $18 per bottle - RRP$25/bott..

Pre-Season is ON!


Time to dust of your boots! Coach Barr and his dedicated team of task masters are ready to rip you into shape to win more in 2018. Grab your gear and get down to Forshaw. From 7th November @ Forshaw Tuesday's is Strength 6:45pm- 8:00pm Thursday's is Strength and Power 6:00pm - 8:00pm ALL PLAYERS WELCOME..

Spread the Love!


Our playing surface is the best in the Shute Shield and we intend to keep it that way. As part of us loving the paddock our men play on we plan to feed it some fresh tasty top soil this Wednesday October 23rd and we need your help! Come armed with shovels, spreader and wheelbarrows. 8:00am at Forshaw Rugby Club..

Congrats Rohan Saifoloi


The Manu Samoa Team for the Northern Hemisphere tour 2017 was announced in a press conference this morning at the Samoa Rugby Union Headquarters in Tuana’imato.(20th October) by Head Coach Fuimaono Titimaea Tafua. Our very own Rohan Saifoloi was selected alongside a very high calibre of players from across the globe. With 2 t..

Looking for work?


Dear Players, One of our supporters based in Taren Point is looking for 2 full time drivers/warehouse staff for their growing business. You must be reliable, have a drivers licence and be a bit of an all rounder. If interested, please get in touch with Rugby Director Ken McKay. Please call the club on 02 9522 5533 and you will b..

St George Rugby Christmas Lunch


SAVE THE DATE St George Rugby Christmas Lunch To be held in the Booth Saunders Pavilion at Hurstville Oval (with thanks to St George District Cricket Club) Friday December 8th 2017 12 noon for 12.30 start Final RSVP by Dec 1st 2017 Please register interest via this email...

Budburst Festival


Bring your picnic blankets and indulge in great wine and regional food at the Budburst Festival at McLeish Estate Wines. The popular event provides a great day for Wine Partners, friends & family to relax, unwind and enjoy live entertainment,activities and our famous country hospitality. During the day various wines will be showcased al..

Colts Information Night


Southern Districts Colts 2018 preparation is well and truly underway SDRC Colts Management and Staff are delighted to be hosting an information night on the 10th October at the Rugby Club from 6:30pm. All current and potential colts players and their families are welcome. We will take you through: Our Strength and Condition..

Fill the Hill @ North Sydney Oval


It's Round 2 of Fill the Hill! Paint the banks of North Sydney Oval red and blue as our boys jump across the harbour to take on Eastwood for a spot in next weeks Grand Final this SUNDAY 20th August, kick off 1:15pm! ..

Free Tickets - College Football Allianz Stadium


The Greatest Show on Earth Returns… College Football will return to Sydney after the success of the 2016 College Football Sydney Cup. 2017 will see College Football powerhouse, Stanford University (Stanford Cardinals), take on Rice University (Rice Owls) in what will be a hotly contested affair at Allianz Stadium on Sunday 27 Augus..

Super Sunday Vs Norths


Sunday lets "FILL THE HILL" This Sunday sees the mighty Rebels First Grade take on Norths in the Qualifying Finals. Coming off a long run of solid nail biting wins, our Favourite Sons are chomping at the bit to put in a great show in front of the expected massive crowd. Don't forget to get out and support our Second Grade, First Colts and Secon..

Dominant scrum cements vital win over Wicks


Southern Districts Rebels put together one of their most determined and spirited performances of the season to grab a vital bonus point 34-30 win at Coogee Oval over Randwick. The Rebels finish in second place and face fifth placed defending premiers Northern Suburbs this Sunday at Forshaw Rugby Park in the qualifying finals weekend. (P..

Fundraising for Finau


Favourite Son Faleula Finau suffered a double break in his leg on Saturday against Warringah. He is recovering well but has a very lengthy recovery ahead of him. With his wedding in early September and the fact he will not be able to work for a number of months, we are hoping that supporters, players, members and Favourite Son's can dig deep an..

Vs Randwick - Bus Confirmed


The club has organised a bus to take 50 supporters to Coogee for the Second Grade and First Grade games. With only 19 seats left you need to get in fast. Book your ticket online and bring your invoice receipt along to show at the door. BOOK YOUR TICKET/S ONLINE (/_v2/Events/club-functions) Happy Days..

Rebels' attacking flair accounts for Rats


Bursts of counter attacking flair combined with sustained periods of composed defence led Southern Districts Rebels to overcome the Warringah Rats 35-28 in front of a large gathering of Forshaw faithful on Saturday. Fly-half Rohan Salfoloi was simply extraordinary in all facets of his game, directing the Rebels attack with a crisp pa..

COLTS 2018 Coaching and Management Vacancies


Southern Districts Rugby Club Colts are excited to announce the re-appointment of Don Mackinnon as Colts group Head Coach, and 1st Grade Colts Head Coach, together with Michael Black as 1st Grade Colts Assistant Coach, for the 2018 season. The extent of Don and Michael’s achievements in 2017 with the performance of 1st Grade Colts, ..

Vs Warringah - It's "Game on" for Third Spot


As we head toward the finals and in our last home game of the season you can expect an immense competition between the mighty Rebels and the Palm Beach Bungalow boys from Rat Park. After 7 wins in a row the Rebels are poised to put on a great show against a team that were left disappointed with a bruising loss to Manly in the second best local ..

Hāngi Night + Grade Vs Penrith


Penrith Colts have pulled the pin and forfeited but GRADE IS ON! See the mighty Rebels take the Mountain men Second Grade 1:25pm and First Grade 3:00pm. First and Second Grade are expecting a tough encounter from the Emu's and with only 3 games left in the regular season a Bonus Point Win will certainly help in the lead up to the Semi F..

Rebels stun Marlins with fairy tale finish!


Is there a more exhilarating rugby moment than the backline sprinting in to join a rolling maul with their forwards brothers? Photo credit: Jessica Reading-Book How about scoring a try to tie the match with seconds remaining? Then add a pressure sideline conversion to win the match after the siren! Photo credit: Jessica R..

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Wednesday Night Rugby @ Forshaw


This Wednesday night the 19th July we have rugby under lights for the second time this season. Southern Districts Colts will take on the touring Yorkshire Terriers 20s team who are working their way through Australia and New Zealand honing their craft. The Yorkshire lads recently won the Jason Leonard U20 County Championship, beating Durham 14-..

Big crowd inspires 1st grade win against Norths


1st Grade Back to Port Hacking Day saw a large crowd gather at Forshaw Rugby Park for the battle against defending Shute Shield premiers Northern Suburbs. The roars from the grandstand and Favourite Son Hill were able to inspire a massive defensive effort by Southern Districts in a frenetic final two minutes to hold on and win 37-33. ..

MEGA DAY - Back to Pt Hacking Vs Norths


FIRST GRADE - 3:00PM This Saturday (8th July, 2017) the Intrust Super Shute Shield sees the 2 teams locked on 42 points coming together at Forshaw Rugby Park. With Norths coming off a close and probably unexpected defeat by the struggling Sydney Uni and Souths fortunes on the rise after a dominating performance against the Two Blues and Woodies..

Souths vs Parramatta – Colts Match Report


After a disappointing visit to Parramatta in Round 8, where the only team to come away with a win was 2nd Grade, the Colts were determined to make amends in the return fixtures. The weather was ideal for rugby, with a sunny but cool day, and a dry track provided the perfect opportunity for some entertaining rugby. Third Grade 3rd Grade star..

Thanks from Paul Asquith


Favourite Son Paul Asquith is off to play in the UK for "Scarlets". They play in the Guinness Pro12 championship, as well as the Anglo-Welsh Cup and the European Rugby Champions Cup (Heineken Cup). Based in Llanelli in South-West Wales, they are a championship winning side with a wealth of talent including 2017 British and Irish Lions Jonathan ..

Favourite sons return to cut down the Woods


Southern Districts’ returning representative stars Jed Holloway, DeWet Roos and Alex Gibbon all scored tries in an ultra-impressive 43-18 win over fancied Eastwood at Forshaw Park on Saturday. Veteran winger Luke Smart, fullback Jamie Verran and hard running inside centre Apolosi Latunipulu were the other try scorers. Coach Matt Barr woul..

Celtic Feast Wine Dinner


The sound of bagpipes fill the air, as great wines and seasonal winter flavours are served to guests beside the fireplace, to create the atmosphere of the highlands of Scotland. Please join McLeish Estate for a night to remember as they pay homage to the Scottish heritage of McLeish Estate Wines at their annual Celtic Feast Wine Dinne..

Accommodation Needed


Player Accommodation Needed We have a number of new players coming to the club and they need short term accommodation. You will be provided with a payment to cover off on the costs associated with the player for every week they stay with you. Get In Touch (/_v2/contact-the-club)..

Colts Update Vs Woodies


This week starts the shortened second round of seven games leading up to the finals, and as they say in race calling, "they've rounded the bend and are at the top of the home straight!". While the metaphorical whips haven't been pulled out yet, the jockeying for positions on the competition ladder is paramount, and now the games really begin. ..

Big Saturday Vs The Woodies


This Saturday (24th June 2017) we have a huge day planned against Eastwood. You can expect a large crowd to head down to Forshaw and support the mighty Rebels as we build on the momentum gathered over the last few games. Grab one our our famous "Cattle Country Rebel Burgers (" and a chilled beve..

Grade Update Vs Eastwood


ALL GRADE SQUADS WILL BE STRONG AGAINST EASTWOOD. After a long string of injuries the bye round gave us the opportunity to get some players back on the track. 1st Grade Jed Holloway is back from Waratah duty along with Alex Gibbon back from the Aussie 7s. Prop Duncan Chubb returns from a concussion lay off. At this stage 1st will start with..

Souths Colts Reunion


With the recent launch of the "Favourite Son Hill" celebrating each and every former and current Southern Districts Rugby Club player, we bring you a celebration of SDRC Colts. Southern Districts Colts Reunion Decade of the BAM BAM (1995 - 2005) 1:30pm on Saturday 24th June 2017 @ Home Vs Eastwood Sideburns and Hawaiian shirts are s..

Friday Night Rugby @ Forshaw


Dues to last weekends inclement weather, we have a few rescheduled games this week. Friday Night @ Forshaw Rugby Park ARRIVE FROM 5:30pm for a 7:00pm kickoff! Friday 16th June 2017 Come and see our Second Grade squad take on Easts under lights at Forshaw. A bonus point win will put the mighty Rebels 2nd Grade on top of the table. FR..

Some Games Cancelled Vs Easts


Eastern Suburbs Rugby Club have informed us this morning that some games have been cancelled for GRADE fixtures today. Please ensure you let any players and supporters know as well. 1st Grade 3:10pm @ McKay Oval Centennial Park (Limited parking) 2nd Grade Cancelled 3rd Grade Cancelled 4th Grade Cancelled COLTS ARE NORMA..

Grade Rugby Wrap


To say the results out of 1st Grade have been up and down is stating the obvious with 5 wins out of 10 games. As I am not the one to accept excuses I will offer none myself. On paper, at the start of the year, we were all confident of going all the way. I can assure you that much discussion has taken place to improve consistency and focus ove..

Save a Motza at Runnulla in Cronulla


Our member partners Runnulla have decided to extend their offer to all Southern Districts supporters. This limited offer means you can save 20% on almost everything in the store simply by mentioning Southern Districts. You have until June 18th to bag a bargain and this is available in-store only. Pop in and see them at 57-61 Cronulla Mall. ..

Great Offer From Boutea


EXCLUSIVE OFFER One of our great member supporters Boutea, have extended their member offer to the whole club. Get 20% Off your order PLUS if you spend over $50 get a BONUS Tea Chest valued at $18.00. Great value and a great product worth sharing with family and friends. Use Discount Code rebels2017 Order Online (

Junior Reps Day + Sharks Entry


With the State Championships just around the corner, Souths welcome our Junior Rep Players this Saturday. Free entry for Parents when their kids come to the game in the full club kit. BONUS: SHARKS MEMBERS GET IN FOR $5.00..

Colts Update Pre Eastwood


As i write this there are only two more sleeps till we take on the mighty Eastwood Rugby Club, who are sitting 2nd on the Colts Club Championship table. There is starting to be a very healthy and respectful rivalry between the two clubs and this only enhances the prospect of a good day's rugby. Eastwood are coming off the back of a strong w..

Colts Wrap Vs West Harbour


We took on the battle of driving along Parramatta Road to Concord Oval and arrived expecting to find a committed West Harbour looking forward to the games, and getting some victories to kick start their season. Concord Oval is a great place to play rugby, with good change rooms and a nice playing surface, and on a glorious autumn day the scene ..

Colts Wrap Vs Penrith


Another glorious day greeted us at Forshaw and another great day's rugby was in store for the Colts faithful. During any season there are games which are mini grand finals where a win is imperative, and this scenario was setup for Souths against a strong and well-performing Warringah club. 3rd Grade started slowly, with Warringah scoring a ..

Sylvania Rugby 50th Celebrations


One of our fabulous junior clubs is turning 50 years old in May and they have some great events you cannot miss out on. CELEBRATE AT FORSHAW VS WESTS This Saturday (13th May) at Forshaw Rugby Park come and join in the celebrations. The Sylvania Bulldogs will be celebrating their 50th year. Parents with children who wear club colours will be..

Colts Wrap Vs Penrith


Last weekend was Round 5 of the Colts premiership, and we welcomed Penrith Colts to Forshaw. With some good weather and Forshaw rugby field in great condition, some serious running rugby was both expected, and delivered. 3rd Grade Colts started the day, but it was Penrith who were first on the board after withstanding some blowtorch pressu..

Mothers Day with Boutea


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McLeish Golf Classic 2017


This year the annual McLeish Golf Classic will take place at Cypress Lakes Resort, each team on the day will be provided with a golf cart fitted with a Visage GPS system and access to the prestigious club’s facilities throughout the afternoon competition. Following the McLeish Golf Classic, join us at McLeish Estate Winery for great w..

Colts Update - Penrith at Home


This weekend Southern Districts Colts host Penrith Rugby Club Colts at Fort Forshaw. After a tough run of games against four of the top performing clubs, we take on Penrith who, while being at the bottom end of the competition, bring a unique style that incorporates tough defence and razzle dazzle rugby. If the passes stick anything can hap..

Team Lists and Program


See below for the most recent team list for this weekends games. You will also find a printable Program which is worth printing out and bringing on game day. No media download found. No media download found...

1st Colts Jersey Presentations


Last night our 1st grade Colts team for this Saturday’s Round 1 clash against Manly were presented with their jerseys by former club Colt, first grader, local junior & USA 7s player Matt Trouville. We thank Matt for making the time to come down and chat to the boys. Check out Matt’s USA Eagles player profile page (https..

First Grade Team List


In lieu of the full team list across all grade being available here is First Grade. Southern Districts (1-15) Duncan Chubb, Brandon Paenga-Amosa, Max Holland, Jake Douglas, Angus Ryan, Alex Perez, Kieran Black, Jamason Faanana-Shultz, DeWet Roos, Paul Asquith, Faleula Finau, Apo Latunipulu, Denny Godinet, Luke Smart, Jamie Verran...

We Have a Winner!!!


Congrats to Salesi Maumalanga who has won a pair of Asics Rugby Boots up to the value of $270 from our good friends at Runnulla in Cronulla (try saying that twice). Every player who paid online before March 1st was dropped in a barrel and Salesi's name was pulled out first. Well done. (

SDRC Colts Trial for Sydney U18's


The club would like to wish the following Southern Districts Colts players the best of luck for this Sunday afternoon at Lane Cove when they will trial for a place in the Sydney JRU U18's squad. They are: Raymond Crichton Luke Manuel Nathan McDonald Lachlan Northey Riley O’Connor Trivaan O’Mullane Mitchell Roberts..

Car Park Before & After


As you know we have undertaken a car park upgrade in conjunction with Sutherland Shire Council. This has been a significant project in the planning for a very long time. We are delighted with the results and look forward to seeing it with the finishing touches over the next few weeks. BEFORE AFTER ..

Colts Update Vs Norths Trial


On Saturday, Colts had their last trial matches, and after two solid weeks of rain, we ended up playing just 75 minutes of rugby on the back field at Forshaw. Our thanks go to our General Manager, Warren Robilliard, for making this happen; it was greatly appreciated! Unfortunately we had to cancel 3rd Grade Colts, because of the time limit ..

2017 Starts This Super Saturday April 1!


Super Saturday awaits us all this weekend as the Shute Shield kicks off in full glory with Grade @ Forshaw against Manly Marlins on April 1st. It's Back to Souths day which is a great chance to get down to the game, grab a beverage and catch up with your mates for a yarn and a Cattle Country Angus Burger. 1st Grade - 3:00pm; 2nd Grade - 1..

6 Try Trial Vs Norths


The goal for the club this year across colts and grade is to have four or five teams contesting the grand finals. Lots of work has been done behind the scenes by many to make this goal a reality. It is now our focus to keep this playing group together. Any number of players aspiring to play first grade in colts or senior grade will need to rema..

SDRC Colt Sama Malolo


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Attention Players & Supporters


Hi All Unfortunately, the ground in Wollongong is under water and the UOW have called off Saturday's trial game against the Illawarriors/UOW/Tech. Fear not Rebels Grade players! The club has scheduled a mandatory "quiet stroll" through the sandhills for the entire grade playing group. Meet at the northern Wanda carpark for an 8am st..

Attention Financial 2017 Members


Hi New & Existing 2017 Members, I have tickets to the "Dan Vickerman Cup" (Waratahs Vs Brumbies) at Allianz Stadium (Moore Park) this Saturday night. They are in bay 39 which I think is on the 22 meter line. As part of our commitment to sharing the love and providing more value to members, they are up for grabs for FREE only to ..

Colts Update


This Saturday the Southern Districts Colts are taking three sides to Singleton for the first trial of the 2017 season. The squad's been training hard since October with three and sometimes four sessions per week and, finally, they are about to have their first game. I'm not sure who is more excited, the players or the coaches and managers! ..

McLeish Estate Wine Luncheon


Join Vigneron Jessica McLeish to celebrate the end of the vintage and the start of Southern Districts Rugby Season (/_v2/Teams/grade/first-grade). Enjoy canapés and champagne on arrival, followed by a four course menu matched with 8 of the finest McLeish Estate Wines. With the legendary marina as a backdrop Shipwrights ..

1st Colt James Finch


GOULBURN business supports James Finch FORMER Goulburn High School student and Goulburn rugby player James Finch, 19, is forging a career in the Sutherland Shire playing first grade Colts U20s for Sutherland District. Finch started playing Rugby Union with the Fizzy Reds and when he was 16 for Wollongong. Read More at The Goulburn Post (htt..

Training in January 2017


Grade Pre-season training resumes Tuesday 10th and Thursday 12th January, 6.30pm @ Forshaw...

Endeavour Sports High Sevens


The Endeavour Sports High School 7's will be at Forshaw from 9:00am-2:00pm next Tuesday 15th November. There will be four Waratah players, including Jed Holloway to referee the finals. Age brackets include 13s,15s, and 17s. Local Schools competing include: Kogarah Marist De La Salle Cronulla Woolooware High Caringbah High ..

Short Term Accomodation Needed


Southern Districts Rugby Club have a new player from Queensland who is also part of the Waratahs emerging player group. We are looking to find some short term accomodation help for him. If anyone has a spare room anywhere in the Shire then please get in touch with the club directly on 02 9522 5533...

SDRC in the NRC, Waratahs and Wallabies


SDRC players have been very busy since the conclusion of the Premiership Shute Shield competition with continual involvement in the NRC competition. The Rams were well represented with the following: Matt Gibbon – a very young prop who held his own in every game Brandon Paenga-Amosa – Hooker with a hearty taste of the go..

Life Member Neil Swane Honoured


From Life Member Neil Swane The main purpose of my most recent trip was to officiate at the World Life Saving Championships in The Netherlands with officials from all over the world. With two days remaining of the underlying championships, all officials were encouraged to go to the presentation platform for a quick expression of thanks ..


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