A 'phased social distancing strategy' has been implemented from Monday 16 March 2020 following advice from NSW Department of Education.As part of this strategy all 'Sports and Initiatives events will be temporarily ceased until further notice'

All Zone/District, Sydney East, NSWPSSA and NSWCHSSA activities will be 'temporarily ceased until further notice'.

This situation will be regularly reviewed and updates provided. We thank you for your understanding during this time.


The Department of Education now advises that due to COVID-19 and "social distancing strategy'

programs for Terms 1 and 2 are now cancelled.

The health and well being of everyone involved is paramount and at the heart of this decision.

All term 1 2020 Zone/District , Sydney East and NSW PSSA activities will now be cancelled and will not be rescheduled during 2020. 

This situation will be regularly reviewed and updates provided related to activities in Terms 3 and 4.We thank you for your understanding during this time.



The Eastern Suburbs Sports Zone is part of the Sydney East Secondary Schools Sports Association.

The Eastern Suburbs Zone Schools currently are:

Alexandria Park Community School – Cleveland Street Intensive English HS – The Conservatorium HS – JJ Cahill Memorial HS – Matraville Sports HS – Randwick Girls HS – Rose Bay Secondary College – South Sydney HS – Sydney Boys HS – Sydney Girls HS.

For information about sports played in the Zone, please initially make contact with the sports coordinator at your school. Other information can also be obtained through the convener of the sport. Contact details for the conveners of each sport are available on the contacts page of our website.

Eastern Suburbs S.S.S.A. provides opportunities for students to participate in a range of sports in friendly interschool competitions. Our competitions are used to promote maximum participation and good sportsmanship. Some of our rules are modified to accommodate this.

2020 Carnivals






Boys Softball

Girls Softball

Boys Football

Girls Football

Rugby League



Water Polo


Date: Tuesday 10th March 2020

Venue: Botany Aquatic Centre

Convener: John Flack, Rose Bay SC

Cross Country

Date: Tuesday 26th May 2020

Venue: Centennial Park, Church Grounds

Convener: Jeremy Alger, CSILC


Date: Tuesday16th June 2020

Venue: ES Marks, Kensington

Convener: Matt Wood, South Sydney HS

*Photos will be taken during the Zone Carnivals. If you do not wish your childs' photo to be taken, please indicate this to your School Sports Organiser who will pass this on to the photographer on the day.

Sports Gala Days


Year 7 Sports Gala Day – Wednesday1st April, 2020 at Heffron Park

Tee-ball, soccer, netball, and touch football.

Year 8 Sports Gala Day -16th September Heffron Park/Nagle Park


Zone Touch Football Trials – 20th February at Nagle Park.

Zone Football  – TBC at Nagle Park.

Zone Netball Trials – 28th February at Heffron Park.

Zone Basketball Trials  – 13th March at JJ Cahill HS.

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