Suburban Team

Wakehurst Rugby Subbies
The Wakehurst Suburban Team (“Subbies”) plays in Division 6 (one-team competition) of the NSW Suburban Rugby Union, and welcomes players from 17 to 50 years of age.
The clubs in this division are split into two conferences: North, playing for the Jeffrey Cup; and South-East, playing for the Noice Cup.  The winners of the two conferences will then play off ‘superbowl’ style for the Meldrum Cup. All games are typically played on Saturday afternoons.
Competition (2018)
The details for this years competition are still being finalised. consists of 14 rounds between Saturday 2nd April and 30th July (inclusive). This schedule includes 3 weekends set aside to catch-up on games postponed due to wet weather (23rd April,  11th June, and 16th July). There will be no-games played on 25th June when the Wallabies take on England.

Semi Finals are on 6th August; Finals on 13 August; and Grand Final on 20th August.

Training is held on Tuesday nights up at the Wakehurst Rugby Park and commences at 7pm.

Geoff Benstead has been coaching in a Shute Shield Club for the last 5 years and many years as a rep coach and junior coach
Mark Ronald has been a NSW rep coach and Juniors coach for many years, and coached one rep side for 2 years undefeated.

Wanting to play?
There are quite a few players keen to get started this year so bring your mates if they are thinking about having a run. Soccer players make great rugby players and we are happy to help Leaggies convert over to the game they play in heaven – rugby union!!!!!!

Additional Information
Additional information can be found on the Wakehurst Subbies Facebook page.

Alternatively, please contact Maurice on 0417 677 758 or you can send Maurice an email at