The links for touch team registrations live

​​​​​​​See below


  1. With the high. rate of COVID and the flu season players are encouraged to enter onto & leave Burnside Park wearing a face mask & keep it on until they arrive at their field. The face mask is not worn during the game.
  2. Captains sign the score card at the completion of the game.​​​​​​​
  3. The start times for games has changed from last season. Game 1 will start at 6.00pm-6.30pm, Game 2 will start at 6.35pm-7.05pm, Game 3 will start at 7.10pm-7.40pm
  4. The clubrooms bar & kitchen will be open from 6.00pm Wednesday & Thursday nights.
  5. ​​​​​​​Player of the Day voucheer of 1 per team will be avaliable from the bar staff in the clubrooms after your game.

Your support with the above processes is required for us to run the module safely. Thank you for your understanding & support.

Burnside will play 6-aside touch in all grades and the 7 metre rule as per last season. 

2022/2023 Wednesday Night Grades are: Men Over 40s, Men Over 50s, Men 2, Men 3, Men 4, Mixed 2, Mixed 3, Mixed 4.

2022/2023 Thursday Night Grades are: Men 1, Men 2, Men 3, Men 4, Mixed 1, Mixed 2, Mixed 3, Mixed 4 and Women's if there are suffient teams.

The rule when playing MIXED COMPETITION is there must be three (3) males on the field the mix for male female is 3 & 3.

Competition Dates. The season will commence on Wednesday 19th and Thursday 20th October through until Wednesday 14th and Thursday 15th December 2022.  Recommencing on Wednesday11th and Thursday 12th January 2022, through until Wednesday 1st March and Thursday 2nd March 2022.  For both Wednesday and Thursday nights pre-xmas there will be two weeks grading followed by an seven week round robin first past the post format.  Teams/grades may be regraded post-xmas and there will be an eight week competition with a semi-final and finals.  All teams will have games during the finals.  Game timings are from 6:00pm, 6:35pm & 7:10pm

Referees: The module will do its best to provide a referee to every game.  However if we are unable to provide a referee for your game, then each team will be asked to referee a half game, sign the card and return the signed card to the referees' room.

Payment. Registration Fee $600:00 payable to Burnside RFC Touch via bank deposit or internet banking 020820-0131815-00 Ref: (Team Name, subs payment) subs are to be paid by the 18th Nov. The only exception to the above payment dates is if the team manager/captain has contacted the touch administrator, Janelle , at the BRFC office and put in place a payment plan.

Please Note: If subs are not paid by the 18th Nov or you have not made arrangements with Tania for payment then the team will not appear in the draw.

Touch on the Park Module 

Touch on the Park Senior 2022/2023

Location: Burnside Park 

The Touch on the Park module will commence Wednesday 19th and Thursday 20th October through until Wednesday 14th and Thursday 15th December 2022.

Recomencing on Wednesday 11th and Thursday 12th January 2021, through until Wednesday 1st and Thursday 2nd March 2023.

Game timings are from 6:00pm, 6:35pm & 7:10pm starts.

All enquiries should be directed to:

Brent Frew
Rugby Manager
Burnside RFC
Ph: 03 358 8099
Mob: 027 323 2757

Referee Information for the 2022/2023 Season

  • Payment to experienced referees who have completed NZ Touch Refereeing courses is $9 per game OR $35 for refereeing all 3 games on the night
  • Payment to inexperienced referees is $9 per game or $30 for refereeing all 3 games on the night
  • Complementary refreshments provided each night after the games in the referee's room
  • Referee shirt provided
  • All enquiries to Brent Frew, Rugby Manager, P 0273232757
  • New referees welcome with full training and support provided

Touch Results

Touch on the Park 2022-2023

TEAM CAPTAINS - please check the scorecard with the referee at the end of the game, as you are signing off that you agree with the score/result