Burton had a peripatetic career, and was recruited from West Australian side Balcatta midway through the 2012 season. After playing out the season with South. Burton returned to Western Australia.
Arrived from: Balcatta (Western Australia)
- ↑ not to be confused with the defender, also named Steve Burton, who played with Richmond and Green Gully)
- ↑ http://www.footballfedvic.com.au/south-melbourne-sign-exciting-trio/