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New Zealand and Australian Schools Barbarians winners

In the final games of the Schools Rugby Tri Nations Series New Zealand and The Australian Schools Barbarians ran out the winners   New Zealand Schools defeated the Australian Schools boys team by 34-11 in a dominant performance, where NZ ran in three tries in the last 10 minutes Australia had defended strongly to keep […]

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TOP SCHOOLS INTERNATIONAL AWARDS ANNOUNCED

After the two Schools Rugby Internationals on October 7th the following awards were announced Merv and Iris Allen Award for the best team man in the Australian Schoolboys team — TREVOR HOSEA Bronze Boot Awards These are given to the best player in each of the Australian and New Zealand Schools Teams in their annual […]

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NZ AND AUSTRALIA WIN TWO STRONG GAMES TODAY IN SCHOOLS TRI NATIONS

New Zealand Schools defeated the Australian Schools Barbarians by 49-6 in a commanding game today at Knox Grammar. NZ displayed great attacking capacity in several great counter attacking runs from their own line, resulting in tries–they scored six converted tries . The Australian Schools Barbarians only got two penalty goals on the score board ,but […]

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STRONG N.Z. DOWNS FIJI IN TRI NATIONS OPENER

STRONG N.Z. DOWNS FIJI IN SCHOOL RUGBY TRI NATIONS OPENER In a dominant performance New Zealand Schools defeated Fiji Schools by 54 to 7 in the opening Schools Tri-Nations Rugby series at Knox Grammar on Thursday 28th September. Had the several NZ kickers been on target the score could have been 10 or so  greater. […]

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UPDATED AUSTRALIAN SCHOOLS TEAMS FOLLOWING TWO INJURIES

These are the finals squads for the two Australian Schools Rugby Teams to play New Zealand and Fiji in the Tri Nations Series in late September early October. The game details are– Thursday 28th September —Fiji v NZ–2 p.m. at Knox Grammar School, Wahroonga Monday 2nd October—N Z v Australian Schools Barbarians–1 p.m. at Knox […]

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ST AUGUSTINE’S BROOKVALE SELECTED TO GO TO SANIX 2018

ST AUGUSTINE’S BROOKVALE SELECTED TO GO TO SANIX 2018 St Augustine’s College Sydney is an Independent  Catholic School for boys in Year 5 to Year 12. The distinctive ethos of the College is Augustinian. Founded by the Order of St. Augustine, the College is located in Brookvale, New South Wales, Australia. The school is a […]

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SUPPORT SCHOOLS RUGBY–BECOME AN ASSOCIATE MEMBER

AUSTRALIAN SCHOOLS RUGBY UNION Associate Membership 2017 This is to invite you to take up Associate Membership of the Australian Schools Rugby Union for this year. This is going out a bit later than normal because of administrative changes we have undergone as the result of funding cuts by the ARU. One other major consequence […]

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FIRST NATIONAL SCHOOLS RUGBY FORUM–DETAILS

Australian National Schools Rugby Forum–8th and 9th December 2017 –Sydney This is the first national, open Schools Rugby Forum to be held in Australia. It is occurring in the context of the ongoing development and implementation of the National Schools Rugby Strategic Plan (NSS) It will be open to all those from schools interested in […]

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UK TOURS–UPDATE ON POSTPONEMENT AND THE FUTURE

  UK TOUR POSTPONED IN 2017 –TO BE HELD  IN 2018– THEN EVERY TWO YEARS– Because of funding cuts by the ARU the Australian Schoolboys Rugby Team’s planned tour to the UK this year has been postponed to 2018. These tours have been held every four years since 1973 and have been the source of […]

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