Hornsby is a football club based in Hornsby, a suburb of Sydney, Australia. The club competes in the National Premier League, the second tier of Australian football. They are nicknamed “the Hornets” and their home ground is Hornsby Oval.
Formed in 1902, Hornsby has long been a powerhouse in the Sydney football scene. The club has won a club record 36 league titles and been runners-up 33 times. The club also played in theNSW National Premier League Cup Championship Final in 2016 and was defeated by Blacktown City.
The club’s home ground is Hornsby Oval, which has a capacity of 9,000. The club’s major rivals are Manly United, Sydney Olympic and South Sydney.
The Hornsby Tigers Junior Rugby League Football Club, also known as the Hornsby-Kenthurst Tigers, is a junior rugby league football club from Hornsby, New South Wales, Australia, playing in the Northern Rivers Rugby League competition.