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Grassroots rugby gets a boost in Orange

Before the Classic Wallabies took on the Central West Barbarians at Endeavour Oval, Orange on Saturday, over 200 youngsters were treated to a free skills clinic with the Classic Wallabies, courtesy of Macquarie Sports. An integral part of the Classics Regional Tours,...

Vale Wallaby #544 Bob Thompson

The Australian Rugby community is mourning the loss of the first Wallabies representative ever selected from Western Australia, Bob “Tommo” Thompson who passed away at his home in Rotorua, New Zealand on Sunday. The Rotorua born and bred hooker has the rare...

Classic Wallabies vs Central West Barbarians

Classic Wallabies vs Central West Barbarians The Classic Wallabies are heading to Orange this November for a huge celebration of rugby! Meet your Classic Wallabies heroes, watch local teams in a host of curtain raiser matches before the Classic Wallabies...

Fiji trip no vacation for Dewet Roos

Article by Pete Fairbairn. Originally published on RUPA Website. They say that lightning never strikes twice, however that certainly doesn’t apply to scrumhalf Dewet Roos when it comes to getting great news when he’s on holiday! Just two years after being...

1963 Wallabies reunite to launch new book

The 1963 Wallabies reunited on Saturday during the Wallabies vs Springboks test in Brisbane to launch the new book, A Dangerous Breed, written by Wallabies hooker Mike Jenkinson. The book details the 1963 South Africa Tour, in which the Wallabies took their first, and...

Classics head to Fiji for a good cause

  After spending the week in Fiji helping local school students and communities, the Classic Wallabies lined up against the Fiji Legends on Saturday for an Exhibition Match at Nausori’s Ratu Cakobau Park. The match was a curtain raiser for the National Rugby...