Labour Day Long Weekend 1st to 3rd October 2016

Monday night fixtures falling on this public holiday will be played TUESDAY 4TH October 2016. IF your TEAM CANNOT play Tuesday 4/10/2016 please let the committee know ASAPmore

Level 1 & 2 referee Course FREE to all members Sunday 9th October


go to this link to register online or contact 40536805more

Team uniforms compulsory

All teams now need to be in full uniform with numbers on the back. Teams not in uniform with be penalised 1 point each week from week commencing 3/10/2016more

Qld Government Young Athlete Travel subsidy closes 30/9/2016


if you need help with this please contact Kym
Young Athletes Travel Subsidy Program (Travel Subsidy) aims to foster the development of young athletes and officials and support elite pathways by providing some financial assistance to help alleviate the costs associated with attending championship events.more

U14 NQ Cyclone Boys take out Grand Finals at Junior State Champs 2016

4 Cairns Pirates members, Ayden Given, Ruben Ross, Jack Thomas and Patrick Davey played in the NQ Cylones u14 Boys team 2016 playing at the Glasshouse Mountains . The boys went through the carnival undefeated and played the grand final against South West Swans winning 6-3more

Get Started voucher round 8 Opening 13/7/2016

Get started Vouchers opening soon

Rules Explained - Offside in Defence

The interpretations below surprised a number of our players It’s a fair bet that most may not know the rules as well as they believe they do.


Cairns Pirates successful at NQ Champs 2016

Cairns Pirates are proud of all our teams who played at the NQ Champs 2016
9 teams toured in 2016. we had success in a number of divisions and a number of our referees received level upgradesmore

Two Cairns Pirates members named in State of Origin Teams 2016

all the hard work pays off, training , travelling and motivation for our members who have been named in the Qld State of Origin Teams 2016. CPTFA would like congradulate Tahlulah Tillet - Womens u20's and Frank Stampa - Mens 55's both making the State of Origin Teams to play September this year. Also Col Beckitt has been appointed Assistant Coach of the Qld Mens Open team.more

NQ Tropical Cylones Mens 55 National Champions back to back

The 55 mens team have done it again & become National champs 2016. The NQ side boosting 8 team members from the Cairns Pirates Touch Association, & who all currently play in 2 of our Mens competitions weekly played at this years NTL's held at Coffs Harbour. Through dedication,devotion & hard work training Sunday mornings religiously has proven to be the key to success in becoming National Champsmore

Contact Cairns Pirates Touch

if you require any information please call 40536805 or email info@cairnspirates.com.au or private message us on our facebook page Cairns Touch - Home of the Pirates. we are taking nominations for Season 2 commencing 1/8/2016 18 week season $200 team nomination. to nominate your team click the icon to the right on this pagemore

Major Sponsors of Cairns Pirates Touch Association

Cairns Pirates would like to thank our Major Sponsors for 2015
Shane Tibbs & Associates
Kennedys Beta Home Living
Camerons Carpet Court
Trinity Accountants
Sportscene Super Warehouse
Coates Hiremore

Divisions Played at Cairns Pirates Touch

Monday nights - Mens Div 1 Mens Div 2 Mens Div 3, Mixed Division 1,2,3 4
Wednesday nights - Mixed Division 1,2,3, 4,5
Thursday nights - Senior Mens 40's, Touch Kick Rugby, Women's Div 1 & Social Women's, Corporate Social Mixedmore

Like us on Facebook to get weekly draw and updated information

Members please like us on Facebook to receive the weekly draw and notifications of cancellation of games and updated information whats happening in the world of Touchmore

Forfeit Games

Please note teams are to advise committee via phone call or text message 0414 244 545 by 4pm on game day to avoid $40 forfeit feemore

New Competition Touch Kick Rugby

Taking nominations now! Mens competition Touch Kick Rugby. Kick anytime in general play, Maker, Half can score, call for more information nominations close Wednesday 30/9/15. Be quick limited spots available call 40536805 or send email to info@cairnspirates.com.aumore

Get Started Grant for Players 18yo & under

The new Get Started Grant will re open again in 28 January 2015 apply early and receive up to $150 - this will pay game fees and rego follow the link


Cairns Pirates Constitution



At our association everyone is welcome regardless of their ability or where they come from. We think it’s important that our members feel valued and a part of the club. Please feel free to come to our meetings and give us some ideas and feedback. Or drop by the bar and talk to one of the committee members if you have any problems that we may be able to help with.more

Rules Explained - Definitions & Terminology

Advantage- Advantage is that property of part of play, which gives one team the potential to improve its position to score relative to the other team.more

Youtube Touch

TFA and QTA both have Youtube channels you might be interested in.


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