Within Rugby Australia, refereeing sits in two departments - within the High Performance Department, headed by General Manager
Ben Whitaker, and the Community Rugby Department's Rugby Services Team, headed by Lachlan Clark.
Rugby Australia is responsible for:
Each individual State Union or Referee Association is responsible for:
There are currently three Rugby AU staff with referee responsibilities:
Scott Young - Referee Manager, High Performance
Jamie McGregor - Match Officials Manager, Community Rugby
Kate Halaska - Logistics and Administration Coordinator, High Performance
For more details about referees on the ARU’s National Match Official Team, please visit the ARU Match Official Team Profiles page.