Summer Senior Touch Competition - Nominations Now Open

Nominations for our Summer Senior Touch Competition are NOW OPEN. Read on for more information.more

Summer Junior Touch Competition - Nominations Now Open

Nominations for our Summer Junior Touch Competition are NOW OPEN. Read on for more information.more

Nominations Open for 2016-17 Junior Rep Touch Officials

Nominations are now open for all people interested in being a coach, assistant coach or manager for any of the Orange Thunder junior rep teams for 2016-17 season. Click for more information.more

NSW Touch Primary School Gala Day (FREE EVENT)

NSW Touch Association are running a FREE Primary School Gala Day in Orange in Thursday 10th November 2016. Click for more information.more


COTA would like to wish all Players, Referees, parents and spectators for another fantastic season.
Congratulations to all teams who won their respective grandfinals.
We look forward to seeing you again for season 2016/17.more

Mixed Grand Finals - Friday 26 February

The City of Orange Touch Association Mixed Grand Finals will be held on Friday 26 February. Please click on the link to find out information about these matches as well as the sprint-race which will take place on Grand Final night.more

Day 1 Results Junior State Cup 2016


Delay in Junior Semi-Final Draw

COTA wishes to appologize for the delay in publishing the junior draw for this weeks Semi-Final. Due to some competition ladders not totalling correctly and not being able to fix the problem without the help of Sporting pulse this cannot be rectified until tomorrow.

We hope to have this fixed and published no later than tomorrow afternoon. Please make sure all you players are aware.more

Opens Semi-Final Draw

Please find attached the Opens Semi-final draw.
It has been posted like this due to women's division 2 being split into div1 & div 2.more

Junior Touch Called off (27/1/16)

Due to the large amount of rain today junior touch will be cancelled today 27/1/16.more

Correct Playing number on sign on sheet

It is very important that ALL players make sure that you put your correct playing number on the sign on sheet when signing on. If you score a touchdown and your number is not on the sign on sheet your touchdown will NOT count.more

Junior Touch Returns

Just a reminder that junior touch returns this Wednesday 27th January.more

Opens Touch Called Off (Thur 14 Jan)

Due to the heavy and constant rain today, the decision has been made to call off all Opens matches scheduled for tonight (Thur 14 Jan)more

Mid Season Rule Changes - ALL PLAYERS READ

There are two very important mid-season rule changes which are taking place to all Mixed and Open competitions at COTA, as of 1st January 2016.


General Bye Opens 3/12/15

Just a reminder there is NO Opens Touch Football on today due to Senior State Cup being held in Port Macquarie.

All Opens will commence next Thursday 10/12/15more

2015-16 Local Rules

Please note there have been a few rule changes this season so we recommend that all players read over these rules to make sure you are up to date.more

First Time Players: Please Read

Here is a few important points for those who have never played touch football in Orange.more

New to touch or need some help?

Are you or your children new to touch? Do you need some help getting to know the sport and the rules?
Are you coaching a junior team and need some training drills?
We have just the thing for you......more

2015 Open/Senior Rep Teams

Click to see the players who were selected in the 2015 COTA Open/Senior representative teams.more

Waratahs Membership

As part of our conditions of moving to Waratahs Sports Club for the 2015-16 Season and beyond, We need to get as many of our registered players to become members of the club. If you are 18 or older please read on.more

Modified Junior Rules - 6's, 7's, 8's

Click on the 'more' below to view the modified rules.more

Field Layout

Please Find attached a copy of the Field Layout for our new venue at Waratahs Sport Clubmore

Touch Football Australia Code of Conduct

Please see attached the Touch Football Australia Code of Conduct that governs NSW Touch and any of it's affiliates which include the City of Orange Touch Association. All players agree to abide by these rules when registering to play touch football anywhere in Australia.


Touch for beginners

The object of the game is to score "tries" by placing the

ball on the ground over your own "try line" before you are

touched" by an opposing player.more

RULES of Touch

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