Social 7s taking off across the country

30 September 2015

Social 7s is taking off across the country, with competitions set to begin in October in Queensland, Victoria and South Australia.

Social 7s is Softball Australia’s new version of slowpitch softball that is fast, fun and easy to play.

A growing number of affiliates across the country are taking advantage of the opportunity to attract new members and revenue.

Upcoming competitions

Competition Day Time Start Date End Date More Information
Glen Eira (Vic) Thursday 6.00pm 15 October 19 November Click here
Doncaster (Vic) Tuesday 7.30pm 20 October 8 December Click here
Mt Gambier (SA) Tuesday 6.00pm 27 October 1 December Click here
Toowoomba (Qld) Friday 6.00pm 30 October 11 December Click here

The Werribee Softball Association in Victoria will also be providing Social 7s as part of the Wyndham City Council’s ‘Healthy and Active Expo’. On Sunday 18 October, from 10.30am to 12.00pm, residents of Wyndham will have the opportunity to come and try Social 7s for free.

Recent competitions

South Brisbane’s SBSA Social 7s Spring Challenge wrapped up on Friday night, with all participants having a great time. Click here to see the final competition results and a range of photos.

Feedback from the competition has been extremely positive, with participants noting the thing they liked best about playing Social 7s:

“No pressure, loads of fun and anyone can play even if they have never played before”

“Great fun friendly teams”

“Relaxed atmosphere”

“Fun and social”

“Anyone can play. Beginners or experienced players”

“The number of players”

“The people that I met”

Softball Australia and Softball Victoria partnered to deliver the Social 7s competition at the 2015 Victorian Teachers’ Games, in Shepparton on Tuesday 22 September. Click here for a full wrap of the day.

For more information about Social 7s, go to or contact Shane Cantelmi at Softball Australia on 03 9417 0022 or email


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