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Open Letter to School Principals from the President

Clarifying the pathways for players in 2019 An open letter to school Principals from President, Tim Cleary, regarding the pathways available for school players this year via both the championships and academies.

GREAT LONG SERVING SCHOOLS RUGBY MAN GOES TO RUGBY HEAVEN

The Welsh have taught us that Rugby is the game they play in Heaven–we are awaiting reports VALETE –  (Thomas) Bruce NORTON Born 26 September 1937  – RIP 30 March 2019 Members of the Victorian Schools’ Rugby Union and the Rugby Victoria community are saddened to hear of the passing of Bruce Norton. Bruce volunteered […]

AUSTRALIAN SCHOOLS RUGBY NOW ON FACEBOOK

Newsletter Release: The ASRU has recently unveiled a brand new Facebook page. It will aim to deliver up-to-date information in regards to all things Australian Schools Rugby as well be a platform to celebrate the success of our players, past and present. Just search @ausschoolsrugby and you will find our page named ‘Australian Schools Rugby’. […]

AUSTRALIAN SCHOOLS TEAM MANAGEMENT POSITIONS ANNOUNCED

ASRU Team Management Appointments 2019 Appointed by the ASRU Committee at its recent meeting Appointments for doctors, physiotherapist and strength and conditioning coaches will be finalised after consultation with Rugby Australia medical staff.   Australian Schools and Under 18 Team Manager – John Guy Assistant Manager – Gavin Hosking Coach Peter Hewat (RA appointment) Assistant […]

NEW AUSTRALIAN SCHOOLS RUGBY PRESIDENT’S STATEMENT UPON ELECTION

It is with great honour and humility that I accept the position as President of the ASRU position, vacated by the retiring President Br Bob Wallace cfc AM. These are certainly ‘big’ shoes to fill – having regard for Bob’s enormous capacity to administer and lead such an esteemed organisation for many years. Bob’s knowledge […]

NEW PRESIDENT FOR AUSTRALIAN SCHOOLS RUGBY UNION

Welcome New President, Tim Cleary for ASRU After 27 years at the helm, Br Bob Wallace has stepped aside for new President of Australian Schools Rugby Union, Mr Tim Cleary. Br Wallace had a fitting farewell dinner during a weekend of busy meetings for ASRU. He says “ It is time for me to retire […]

SCHOOLS RUGBY LUNCHEON BOOKINGS OPEN–SUPPORT NEEDED

The Australian Schools Rugby Luncheon is coming up Friday 12th April–12 for 12.30.m. Please consider attending—getting a table Several good reasons— –it is a very enjoyable, not heavy, rugby function –Australian Schools Rugby needs your support as always –see footage of the recent successful tour by the Australian Schoolboys Team to Ireland and Scotland where […]

TEAM POSITION APPLICATIONS NOT CLOSING TODAY–EXTENDED

Because of some technical glitches on this site the date for applications for Australian Schools Rugby Team positions has been extended. Applications will now close on Wednesday 27th ,2019. To get information and an application form you can email as follows and these will be sent to you. This should help those who are having […]

SANIX 2020–APPLICATIONS CALLED

APPLICATIONS ARE CALLED FROM SCHOOLS TO ATTEND THE  2020 SANIX TOURNAMENT IN JAPAN IN LATE APRIL These should be lodged on the form as below by not later than 16th March 2019 Even though the school planned to attend will be decided soon after that, finalisation of attendance will depend upon the formal invitation being […]

Gullivers Sport Travel Rugby Tours

GULLIVERS SPORT TRAVEL RUGBY TOURS for schools, clubs, and representative teams Gullivers Sport Travel is an Australian owned and operated groups specialist travel agency. We have organised over 500 Rugby tours for clubs and school teams in the past 35 years. Current staff have over 50 years of combined experience of playing and supporting Australian rugby. Packages […]