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 South Sydney Sports Zone is part of the Sydney East Primary Schools Sports Association.

We are part of the Sydney East Association PSSA and consist of 14 schools.


South Sydney Zone Schools:

Alexandria Park Community School

Bourke Street Primary School

Camdenville Primary School

Crown Street Primary School

Darlington Primary School

Eastlakes Primary School

Erskineville Primary School

Ferncourt Primary School

Marrickville West Primary School

Mascot Primary School

Newtown North Primary School

Newtown Primary School

St Peters Primary School

Tempe Primary School

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.

South Sydney P.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.






Boys Softball

Girls Softball

Boys Football

Girls Football

Rugby League


2020 Carnivals


Date: Tuesday 3rd March 2020

Venue: Botany Aquatic Centre

Cross Country

Date: Friday 26th May 2020

Venue: Tempe Reserve


Date: Wednesday 26th August 2020

Venue: Hensley Athletics Field, Pagewood

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

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