The Southern Cross Football Centre in East Lismore is a high quality regional football facility that boasts:
- Three pitches including an all-weather full size synthetic pitch
- No wash-outs
- 4 central change rooms
- High quality lighting
- Air conditioned class room and administration area
- Covered grandstand seating
- Extensive parking
- BBQ and canteen facilities (on request)
- All weather football
The synthetic surfacing system is LigaTurf Premier R-RS Re-Creation and is marked to FIFA international standard (105m x 68m playing field).
The field is fenced, with match lighting to 200 lux and includes an innovative retractable netting system which enables the full field to be reconfigured into a range of self contained netting zones.
Footwear and equipment
As a synthetic Football Pitch, no equipment can be used that can potentially damage the surface. Specialist equipment is available for use on request.
Flexi poles, post anchors etc., using spikes that are usually used on grass surfaces, are not suitable for use on the synthetic surface and are strictly prohibited.
The use of normal football boots is encouraged, however metal studded boots are also strictly prohibited.
Full venue facilities are available to all patrons. Costs for hire are dependent on a number of factors such as type of usage, numbers of patrons attending, length of event, lighting requirements, any associated services required.