Primary Sport

St Margaret's Primary School competes with nine other schools in the Queensland Girls Primary Independent Schools referred to as Andrews Cup. The interschool competition includes ten sports and sporting events are held during the school week as listed below.

2024 Andrews Cup Sport Events

Sport Date Venue
Swimming Monday 4 March Chandler Aquatic Centre
Tennis  Tuesday 26 March Southport
Touch Football Tuesday 26 March Owen Park, Southport
Cross Country  Thursday 2 May Toowoomba
Netball  Tuesday 28 May  Downey Park, Windsor
Soccer Tuesday 23 July Toowoomba
Athletics Thursday 15 August QSAC, Nathan
Basketball Tuesday 3 September Coomera
 AFL Monday 21 October  
Cricket Tuesday 5 November Valley District, Ashgrove
Artistic Gymnastics Tuesday 5 November Somerville House


Andrews Cup is the primary interschool sports competition (all year round).

Andrews Cup Sports are available for:

- Girls in Years 2 to 6 can participate in athletics, swimming, cross country and gynmastics

- Years 4 to 6 can participate in netball, tennis, touch football, soccer, cricket and basketball

- Yeasr 5 and 6 can participate in AFL

Club Netball

Club Netball is a fantastic program available to St Margaret's primary students who are turning seven years old and in Year 2 and above. Over 230 girls participate in the Downey Park Netball League each year. All girls who trial for teams are assigned to a team of like ability students. Throughout the netball season, the Downey Park Netball Association provides opportunities for girls to represent the association at Netball Queensland events.


St Margaret's primary students can participate in swimming through Swimming Club.