Sport at Emmaus
Emmaus College offers an extensive sporting program to cater for all students at the college. Sport at Emmaus is a great way for students to meet new friends and learn the value of teamwork, fairness and commitment. Students can choose from almost twenty interschool sports throughout the year, spread out across the four terms that run in conjunction with the Rockhampton & District Sporting Calendar.
Emmaus College participates the following State Carnivals
- QISSN – Queensland Independent Secondary Schools Netball
- QISSRL – Queensland Independent Secondary Schools Rugby League
- QLD All Schools Touch Football Championships
- QLD All Schools Basketball Championships
- Bill Turner Cup and Trophy (Football)
- QLD All Schools Hockey Championships
- Gold Coast Suns Cup (Australian Rules football)
- Aaron Payne Cup (Rugby League)
Sport at Emmaus is a great way for students to meet new friends and learn the value of teamwork, fairness and commitment.
In addition to the numerous teams on offer Emmaus also holds annual Interhouse Swimming, Cross Country and Athletics carnivals. Our four houses are:
Interschool sports on offer include:
- Touch Football
- Water Polo
- Rugby Union
- Rugby League
- Australian Rules football
- Track and Field
- Cross Country
- Football (Soccer)
Sport at Emmaus is supported by a number of top class facilities, such as:
- Multipurpose Hall
- Four sporting fields
- Running Track
- Fully equipped gym
- Two undercover Sports Domes
- 25m swimming pool
- Astro Turf Cricket Pitch Including Cricket Nets
- Tennis court
Emmaus has a large representation in all sports across the region. We thrive on offering opportunity to our students by allowing them the capacity to compete at all levels. As well as the large variety of Interschool sports we also provide students the opportunity to represent at a Rockhampton & District level with the hope they can then go on to represent Capricornia and even Queensland.
It is a requirement for all levels of sport at Emmaus that consent forms are signed by a parent or guardian and these forms can be found in the Forms section of the website, or by visiting the Sports Desk on the Yaamba Road campus.
The Emmaus Sport website will ensure that you always have up to date information such as a calendar of events and all documentation for each sport if available to us. Follow us on Facebook (Emmaus College Sport) for up to date information, news, events, achievements and draws. Download the Emmaus College app, available on iphone and andriod. If you know of a sporting success that could be shared on our facebook page please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
If your student is representing Emmaus College for an interschool sport or trialling to make a Rockhampton District School Sport Representative team during school hours, our sport department will notify admin of the student’s absence from school during the duration of the event.
If your student is representing Rockhampton District, Capricornia or Queensland School Sport, it is the parents’ responsibility to advise the school by ringing the absentee number to notify of their child’s absence.
Student Absences (Years 7, 8 and 9): (07) 4923 5741
Student Absences (Years 10, 11 and 12): (07) 4923 5740