State of Origin Wednesday 6/6/2018

Wednesday fixtures for the state of origin night will be played TUESDAY 5/6/2018. Please let us know early if your team is unable to play fixtures TUESDAY!more

2018 Season 1 uniform rules as per CPTFA By Laws will be enforced

Teams please note the following from our By Laws
a. Teams are to be in uniform by the third week of the competition and will not be allowed to take the field on week four (4)
b. Minimum uniform is same colour shirts with numbers, these numbers to be of acceptable standard.more


All players will need to register online to their team. Referees will have a Team form with registered players on it, this will need to be signed before your game with the referee. Players not registered online will not be allowed to participate after 26/2/2018.more

CPTFA Bylaws

please find attached our Bylawsmore

Members and Participation Declaration


Forfeiting a game

MEMBERS, teams that forfeit and do not notify the association before 4pm on game day will be charged a $50 forfeit fee and 3 points taken from the ladder. Please show respect to your opposition and to our association who get referees in for the games!! The association still has to pay the refs for the forfeit, costing your club (Cairns Pirates) money for nothing!! All teams on notice!!more

Cairns Pirates Constitution


Girls Make Your Move

Cairns Pirates proudly supportmore

Gender Equality

respect the rights and worth of every person regardless of their gender, ability, cultural background or religionmore

Referee's Required Season 1 2018

CPTFA is looking for qualified referees for our season 1 2018
If you are interested in referring at our association please register on the link located on the right hand side of our page. The following amounts paid per game
Level 1 $10
Level 2 $15
Level 3 and above $20more

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
Pioneer North Qldmore

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.


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, 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


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.



Presidents Report 2017

please read the attached President Report from 2017 AGMmore
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