Rugby is Back On!
Join the Shammies 2021 group to get yourself to training
Supporters and ex-players please join the Petersham Rugby Mates Facebook group
There are still COVID protocols so the Shammies 2021 group is the best way to get on board
The COVID Level C protocols are mandated by the NSW Suburban Rugby Union, the Australian institute of sport, The Inner West Council and the NSW Office of Sport.
When you visit, please follow the protocols
Click the images below to familiarize yourself with the protocols.
Join us for the 2021 season
Join the Shammies for the 2021 rugby season in the top Subbies rugby grade and compete for the big prize, the Kentwell Cup.
Preseason training kicks off on February 2nd, with training every Tuesday and Thursday from 6:45pm at Camperdown Oval in Sydney’s Inner West.
Our trial games run from March 5th with a pre-season tour to Orange, with round one kicking off April 17th.
Why play with us?
Welcome to Petersham Rugby. Founded in 1883, we’re Australia’s original and oldest subbies rugby club.
We’re a famously social bunch, with an epic calendar of events that showcases our penchant for a cold beer and a few tall tales after a tough game.
We also love to win and, with a few cups and a host of great seasons under our belts, we think the results speak for themselves.
Whether you’re a seasoned player or new to the game, we welcome players with all level of experience. The Shammies field 5 senior teams, so you won’t have any trouble finding the right team for you.
Our first game is on April 17th, 2021.
For the full 2021 draw, please click here.