Orange to host Classic Wallabies in October

Orange will host the Classic Wallabies in an exhibition match against a Central West Barbarians side at Endeavour Oval on Saturday November 17.

L-R Craig Campbell (Narromine), Matt Greatbatch (Orange Emus), Stu Brisbane (Orange Emus), James Grant, John Williams, Adam Freier at Friday’s Presentation Breakfast

Announced at the Central West Rugby Union Presentation Breakfast on Friday morning with Classic Wallabies James Grant, John Williams & Adam Freier in attendance, the match is designed to bring the rugby community together while also raising money for charity.

Speaking at the announcement Ex-Wallaby Adam Freier was looking forward to  “All I know is, this is a lot of fun … the whole mantra of the Classic Wallabies is to bring the game back to the community”

The day will also feature a women’s sevens match, Golden Oldies and GrainCorp Cup North verses South clash.

For the local juniors, a clinic will be conducted by Classic Wallabies players with registration information available in the coming weeks.