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Vale Peter Keith Dunn, Wallaby #445

The Australian Rugby community is mourning the death of Wallaby #445, Peter Keith Dunn who sadly passed away over the weekend. Peter Dunn was young by front row standards when he was thrust into the national selection frame at a time when Australian rugby was in a...

Michael O’Connor named third Wallabies selector

Michael David O'Connor, Wallaby #608, has been named as the third Australian selector for the Qantas Australian Wallabies.  Michael's' ability in identifying and selecting talent, the complimentary nature of his skill set to the existing high performance department...

WATCH – Tokyo Tour Highlights

Watch some of the highlights of our trip to Tokyo when Justin Harrison, Morgan Turinui and Jimmy Holbeck visited students from Musashino Shi Daichi Elementary School, Seikei University & Musashino Rugby School and took part in skills clinics and training...

Vale Ken Yanz, Wallaby 437

The Australian Rugby community is in mourning after the passing of one-Test Wallaby, Ken Yanz who passed away on Tuesday, aged 89.Born and raised on Sydney’s north shore, Yanz was a big, tough, intimidating backrower who terrorized Sydney’s inside backs during the...

Justin Harrison Joins Classic Wallabies as General Manager

This week the Classic Wallabies welcomed Justin Harrison to the team as their new General Manager, replacing Stephen Hoiles who was appointed to the Australian Men’s Sevens program as a Coaching Consultant.Harrison will report to the Australian Rugby...

Memorial service to be held for John Thornett, MBE

The family of John Edward Thornett MBE invite relatives, friends and Rugby supporters to attend a Memorial Service in the Noble Stand Dining Room in the Noble Stand at the Sydney Cricket Ground beginning at 11am on Thursday 17th January.It wishes to commemorate a...

Vale Former Wallabies captain John “Thorn” Thornett, MBE

Article by Beth Newman. Originally published on Rugby.com.au. The Australian rugby community is mourning the loss of Wallabies captain John Thornett, 83, who passed away on Friday. Thornett, considered one of the greats of Australian rugby, fought a long battle with...

Classics head to Cairns for Macquarie Sports Clinic

The Classic Wallabies travelled to Far North Queensland this week as part of the Macquarie Sports Kids Skills Clinic program. Visiting Woree State High School in Cairns, Classics Sam Cordingley, Sean Hardman, Radike Samo & Morgan Turinui held skills clinics for...