Sports Cricket Club plays in the South Coast District Cricket Association,
located between Lake Illawarra and Gerringong in New South Wales, Australia.
club’s mascot is the Kookaburra, which usually shortened to ‘Kookas’ and its
colours are maroon, sky blue and white.
Sports are one of the leading clubs on the South Coast, having numerous Club Championship
and premierships in all senior and junior grades.
In 2007-08, the
club will field sides in first, second and third grade and junior sides in the Under
10, 14A & 14B and 16A & 16B South Coast
club’s home is Oakleigh Park, located on Shellharbour Road at Warilla. All
four senior grades and junior sides train there, with first and second grade
playing their home matches there.
and fourth grade sides and junior teams play at King Memorial Park, located on
The Kingsway, Barrack Heights and Jock Brown Oval, near Phillip Crescent,
Kookas do not pay players, but attract them as a place where emerging and
established stars can get a run with the South Coast's dominant club.
Sports has a strong history of onfield success, winning six premierships in both
second and first grade, four in third grade and three in fourth grade.
Kookas have been Club Champions six times in seniors and twice in juniors,
complementing numerous junior championships.
Sports Cricket Club receives strong support from the Illawarra’s business
community with Warilla Sports Club, Wal’s Pharmacy, Ray White Shellharbour
City, Video Ezy Warilla Grove, DW Electrical Data Suppliers and Amazing Clean
Shellharbour the club’s sponsors.
Sports have inducted seven Life Members, the most recent being Darren Zampa and Craig Bramble, who were inducted at the 2004
include fellow Mark Honeysett, Harry Honeysett, Vic Stadnyk, May
White and Val Whiteman.