TAS and Co-curricular Sport

Canterbury is a member of The Associated Schools (TAS) sporting competition.

TAS is the leading coeducational sporting competition in South East Queensland, featuring eight highly competitive and enthusiastic co-educational sporting schools from around greater Brisbane.

Matches are played on Saturday mornings across a schedule of locations, with training before or after school during the week at Canterbury.

The seasons are broken into three Trimesters:

Trimester 1 Trimester 2 Trimester 3
Boys Cricket and Volleyball Rugby and Tennis Basketball and Football
Girls Basketball, Football and Tennis Hockey and Netball Touch and Volleyball
Carnivals Swimming Cross Country Athletics

In addition to TAS Sport, Canterbury enters teams into major statewide competitions such as Vicki Wilson and QISSN Netball, Qld All Schools Touch, Champion Basketball School of Queensland, Uhlsport Cup Football, Schools Cup Volleyball, South East Queensland Futsal and Nitro Athletics competitions.

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Junior sport students playing cricket

Junior School Sport

The motto which underpins all sport in the Junior School is ‘win well, lose well and be gracious’.

Students in Years 4 – 6 have the opportunity to participate in the Junior TAS Competition. Matches are played on Saturday mornings. Training sessions are held both before and after school.


Junior TAS sports are broken into four terms, with both boys and girls being able to play in mixed teams.

Term 1

Term 2

Term 3

Term 4

Cricket and Hockey Rugby and Netball Basketball and Football AFL, Touch Football and Tennis
Swimming Carnival Cross Country Carnival Athletics Carnival

For students in Prep – Year 3, user pay programs run both before and after school and align with Junior TAS Sports:

Term 1

Term 2

Term 3

Term 4

Boys and Girls

Prep – Year 3

Woolworths Cricket Blast

Years 1 – 3

Rookies to Reds Rugby Union and Net Set Go Netball Basketball and Mini Kickers Football Auskick AFL, Hook in 2 Hockey and Woolworths Cricket Blast (Prep Only)