Schools Rugby

The remaining 2017 Schools Representative Dates are as below:

Schools Rugby Tri Nations Tournament

The Australian Schoolboys Team and the Australian Schools Barbarians Teams (Australia A) will play in a Schools Rugby Tri Nations event in Sydney in late September. They will play against teams from New Zealand and Fiji.

The final games will be the Tests between Australian Schools and New Zealand Schools, as well as the Australian schools Barbarians and Fiji at Knox Grammar Schools on Saturday 7th October.


Past 2017 School Representative Dates include:

Australian Schools Rugby Division 1 Championships—will be held from 2nd  to 8th July at Riverview College in Sydney.

This will involve teams from NSW and Queensland ( 2 teams each), ACT, Victoria, Western Australia and a Combined States team which is selected from players who just miss out on selection in their State team.

The Australian Schoolboys and Schools Barbarian Team will be announced

The Australian Schools Rugby Division 2 Championships
-- will be held on the Gold Coast from the 6th to 13th July as part of the Gold Coast Rugby Carnival. The States involved are South Australia, Tasmania and the Northern Territory.

A pathway will be established so that players from these states who have strong potential for higher representation can be selected for such consideration.

Festival of Rugby - will be held from 7th to 13th July on the Gold Coast.

For more details please click here. This festival will include:

  • - Inclusion of the The Australian Schools Rugby Division 2 Championships (see below)
  • - A one day Coach Development Workshop on Saturday 8th July
  • - First Aid in Rugby Course run by Australian Rugby Chief Medical officer, Warren McDonald

If your school is interested in participating, an online registration form is available through the Worldsport website and please feel free to contact the Worldsport Office for more information. 

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