Southern Suburbs Football Club
Local Clubs - Mackay, QLD
Southern Suburbs Football Club is here for you to enjoy. Our clubs are not-for-profit organisations that focus on creating, nurturing & developing our environments for you to enjoy even more. Ven
Souths Leagues Club is situated at 181 Milton Street Mackay adjacent to Mackay Airport and is also close to Nebo Road and only 2 kilometres from the city heart. The club is centred in Mackay’s sporting hub with Soccer,Hockey, Rugby League, Basketball, Tennis and Cricket facilities all in close proximity.
Souths Leagues Club began in 1955. From its original 1000 members in its first trading year the club now boasts over 13,000 registered members and now has two facilities, including Souths Suburban Bowls Club on the corner of Adrian and Field Streets, Mackay. The club has been at its current site since 1971 and has now grown to provide 136 poker machines, Tab and Keno, 3 bars, coffee shop, bistro and function facilities and employ over 100 staff at two venues.
In 2007 the Leagues Club and Suburban Men’s Bowls Club amalgamated to form Souths Suburban Bowls Club and now provide a modern Bowls Club with 2 greens including 1 green that is covered. In 2015 the club underwent a 2.5million dollar renovation upgrading the Club to include 43pokie machines, functions room, board room, outdoor deck, bistro and bar.
Sporting wise, the club fields 17 Junior rugby league teams under the umbrella of South’s Junior Rugby League as well as 3 Senior teams. Both establishments have had a history of success, with the senior organisation arguably the most dominant team in the local competition. Each organisation has their own home ground, with the Seniors at Shark Park and the Juniors at Abbott Park.
When you walk into a Souths establishment, the first thing you will feel is welcome. Welcome to enjoy all that Souths has to offer. What ever you’re here for, you’re welcome…