Southport Sharks NEAFL team

Southport Sharks began competing in the North East Australian Football League (NEAFL) when it was formed in 2011, which provided an elite second-tier Australian Rules competition.

Southport Sharks coaching team

  • Head Coach Steve Daniel
  • Assistant Coach Matthew Lappin, Matthew Primus & Ryan Davis
  • Bench Coach Luke Kenelley
  • Strength & Conditioning Coach Matthew Palmer
  • Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach Sam Taylor

Current NEAFL season

In 2019, we welcome six new recruits from all over Australia, ready to take on the new season donning the black and white. You may read all about them and why they chose Southport on our Football Blog.

The boys have been busy preparing for the 2019 season at the annual pre-season camp. Take a look into the three-day camp that tested the team both physically and mentally via The Gold Coast Bulletin website. 

Sharks football news

Check out our Football News blog to see how the 2019 season is shaping up. During the season match day reports are posted as well as other football announcements such as awards, interviews and recruitment.

NEAFL match replays are available via NEAFL’s YouTube Channel. Replays will be available each Monday after the commencement of the round.

Football partnerships

Find out how you can support the Southport Sharks football team with our Football Partnership Opportunities.

Southport Sharks History

Southport Sharks has an exciting and interesting football history dating back to when it was founded in 1961. Participating in the Gold Coast Australian Football League and playing its home games at Owen Park, it quickly built up a reputation of being a fiercely competitive and successful club.

View Sharks History Website to learn about the road that lead us to being a community leader in sport, leisure and entertainment today.