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Welcome to Southern Touch Football!

Frequently Asked Questions:

Where can I play?

All Southern Touch Competitions are played at Wentworth Park Sports Complex, 165A Clarence Street, Howrah. We typically run 2 seasons, Summer from October through to March consisting of Men’s, Women’s, Mixed and Junior Competitions (November through to February) and Winter from April through to August consisting of Men’s, Women’s and Mixed Competitions.

When do registrations close?

The close of team registrations are specified on the relevant competition pages, there is no limit to when players may register however, all players MUST register prior to participating in any team.

I've never played Touch Football before, do you cater for beginners?

Absolutely, at Southern Touch we cater for everyone!! Simply register your interest via our registration page and select 'Join a Player Pool’. This way you can register as an individual and we can place you in a team looking for players.

I want to play but don't have a team, what can I do?

Register your interest via our registration page and select 'Join a Player Pool’.

I want to start a team but need more players, what can I do?

Simply e-mail us via admin@southerntouch.com.au stating how many players you have, how many extra you desire and which competition/s you’re interested in. Southern Touch receive a multitude of individual enquiries and will do our best to match people up with teams.

Is there any minimum age requirements?

Whilst there are no minimum age requirements for our Junior Competitions, to be eligible to participate in our Senior Competitions players must be turning 13 by the 1st January in the following calendar year.

Can my children play with me?

Maybe.  To be eligible to participate in our Senior Competitions players must be turning 13 by the 1st January in the following calendar year.

How many players per team?

Whilst only 6 players are permitted to take the field at any one time, we suggest you’d want roughly 10-12 players in total. Substitutions are limitless and quite often there’s someone who can’t make it along.

How much will it cost me to play?

Whether it be Junior or Senior Competitions, Southern Touch charge per team. An approximate calculation would be to divide the team cost by 10 (players) which will give you an idea of individual cost.  Team costs vary between competitions.

How do I register?

Southern Touch use an online system through Touch Football Australia. You can find further information on this on our registration pages.  There are three main options which are to ‘Register a Team’, ‘Join Your Team’ and ‘Find a Team’.