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AUSTRALIAN SCHOOLS HEAD TO SANIX TOURNAMENT IN JAPAN

The two Schools selected to represent Australia in Japan at the annual Sanix Tournament leave this week for the event. The two schools are– St Augustine’s College, Brookvale, Sydney to play in the boys 15 a side tournament St Clare’s College, Griffith, Canberra to play in the girls sevens tournament. The event is heaviiy sponsored […]

UK TOUR LUNCHEON VERY SUCCESSFUL

        Three Wallabies who were Australian Schoolboy Players were a highlight of the ASRU Luncheon on Friday 13th. They are Morgan Turinui, Jack Dempsey and Ben McCalman. They were interviewed entertainingly by well known Rugby commentator Gordon Bray. Guests were entertained by Irish Comedian Paul Martell. David Mortimer, Chairman of the Schools […]

AUSTRALIAN SCHOOLS RUGBY CHAMPIONSHIPS DRAW FOR 2018

Championships Draw—2018 2018 Pools Pool A—NSW 1 , QLD 2 , VIC , ACT Pool B—QLD 1 , NSW 2 , CS , WA Game Day 1—Sunday 8th  July 10.0 a.m.—NSW 2 v CS 11.30a.m.—NSW 1 v VIC 1.00p.m.—QLD 2 v ACT 2.30 p10.m.—QLD 1 v WA   Game Day 2—Tuesday 10th July 10.00 a.m. […]

AUSTRALIAN SCHOOLS RUGBY TEAM POSITIONS FINALISED FOR 2018

ASRU Position Australian Team Australian Barbarians Combined States Manager Pat Langtry-St Edmund’s Canberra Gavin Hosking—St Laurence’s Brisbane Kieran Smith—Dubbo High Assistant Manager John Guy—Hunter Valley Grammar, NSW Noel Gardner—St Edmund’s Ipswich Head Coach Andrew Moloney—Church of England Grammar School, Brisbane Brad Gill-Newington College, Sydney Jon Fitzgerald—Marist College Ashgrove, Brisbane Assistant Coach Jay Tregonning—Illawarra Grammar Schools, […]

SAFETY–AGE / WEIGHT–FULL DETAILS–LATEST FROM RUGBY AUSTRALIA

  Safety Policy and Participation Policy Focus on safe, inclusive and fair participation Rugby Australia Safety Policy Rugby Australia Participation Policy Safety Policy: The safety of all participants must be the primary consideration in all participation decisions, overriding all other considerations. Participation Policy: Rugby should be safe, inclusive and fair. Every effort must be made for Rugby participants […]

GOOD NEWS ABOUT CONCUSSION AND AGE/WEIGHT PROVISIONS

    Rugby Australia (Rugby AU) will soon announce changes to Junior and Senior Rugby aimed at ensuring maximum safety and enjoyment for all participants, with the introduction of new national Size for Age guidelines (Junior Clubs and Schools) and the Blue Card concussion management system (All Clubs and Schools).These changes, which are explained below, […]

AUSTRALIAN SCHOOLS RUGBY DATES FOR 2018

ASRU  Dates for 2018 Applications close for positions—16th February –  2. AGM and Committee meeting –March 24th and 25th Foundation Luncheon   —Luncheon –Friday 13th April-Four Seasons Hotel, Sydney   Division 1 Championships 6th to 14th July —week most common to states   Gold Coast Schools Rugby Carnival –Division 2— –7th to 15th July NZ […]

SUPPORT SCHOOLS RUGBY–BECOME AN ASSOCIATE MEMBER

AUSTRALIAN SCHOOLS RUGBY UNION Associate Membership 2018 This is to invite you to take up Associate Membership of the Australian Schools Rugby Union for this year. With the Luncheon behind us we now need to turn to the support that those who could not be there can give The major need this year is the […]