The NSW Touch Association Senior State Cup, held every year in the first weekend of December in Port Macquarie, attracts 245 teams, with approximately 4,000 players and officials in attendance. All up approximately 10,000 people converge on Port Macquarie for this fantastic weekend of touch footy.

This event is when touch football clubs from all over NSW combine to compete at this tournament to become crowned NSWTA Senior State Cup Champions.

The Manly Touch Experience

This is a great weekend away with your teammates and a chance to be the best team in NSW which makes this an amazing weekend every year.

Manly Touch are always very well represented at Senior State Cup with mens, womens and mixed teams from U20s to Opens (Premier League) through to seniors sides 30s, 40s, 50s and 55s attending. In recent times Manly Touch have sent 16 senior teams or 224 players plus coaches, managers, referees to Senior State Cup.

SSC Key Dates* 

Coaching EOI opens 10 August 2020
Coaching EOI closes 30 August 2020
Coaches submitted to Executive for ratification 31 August 2020
Coaching appointments announced  7 September 2020
Coaches meeting TBA
Player EOI opens 4 September 2020
Player EOI closes 20 September 2020
Selection Period (including Trials) 21 – 30 September 2020
Teams submitted to Executive for ratification 1 October 2020
Team announcements 5 October 2020
Uniform requirements submitted 5 October 2020
Senior State Cup Port Macquarie 4 – 6 December 2020

*Indicative only and subject to change


Player Eligibility

To represent Manly Touch at Senior State Cup, you must be a current financial member and play 5 games in local senior summer competition or 5 games in the preceding local senior winter competition.

Selection Criteria and Process

For more information on the selection criteria and process please click on our MWTA Representative Team Selection Policy

Senior State Cup Team Officials Information


An Expression Of Interest for SSC Referees will be advised shortly, based on NSWTA timetable.


For more information on this event please contact:

Mel Vayro Senior Rep Director Manly Warringah Touch Association Incorporated PO Box 214, Dee Why NSW 2099