• Pre-season training CANCELLED on Sunday, 19 March as Council has closed Tunks Park. Age Coordinators will advise alternative venue if applicable
  • Pre-season training at the Pirates is on Sunday, 12 and 19 March 2017 at Tunks Park
  • Please contact the Age Group Coordinators or a Committee member should you have any queries. 
  • Prospective players are welcome to attend these sessions to get a feel for rugby union, with our Coaches running drills appropriate for each age group.
  • For an overview of rules for each age group, refer our Coaching & Age Group overview page http://www.northspirates.com/playing-info/coaching
Coaches will arrive at 8am for briefing and field set-up.  
  • U6, U7, U8, U9: 8:30-9:30am
  • U10s: 9:45-11.00am
  • U11s: 9:45-10.45am
  • U12s: 9:30-10:30am
  • U13s: 11:00-12:00pm
  • U14s: 11:00-12:00pm
  • U16s: 10:00-11:00am


  • The Club will have a BBQ, playing gear and raffle tickets on sale at pre-season training.
  • Look for the Pirates marquee near the playing shed close to Northbridge, at the western end of Tunks Park.
  • Playing gear is available for purchase via RugbyLink using credit card OR cash & cheque at pre-season training / age co-ordinator / team manager OR via direct debit to Norths Pirates Junior Rugby Club.

Pre-season games 

  • Sunday 26 March - U6-U10 gala day @ Boronia Oval, Hunters Hill - CANCELLED (ground closed)
  • Sunday 26 March - U11-U14 gala day @ Taplin Oval, Drummoyne - CANCELLED (ground closed)
  • Sunday 26 March - U16 gala day @ Cliff Oval, Wahroonga - CANCLLED (ground closed)

Round 1 & 2

  • Friday, 31 March / Saturday/Sunday 1-2 April - Round 1
  • Saturday/Sunday 8-9 April - Round 2 (note: this is the 1st weekend of school holidays)