Union News

Nestor makes changes ahead of Black Ferns Test

Nestor makes changes ahead of Black Ferns Test

Wallaroos coach Dwayne Nestor has made three changes ahead of his sides two game Test Series against New Zealand next month. 30 Jul 2019
Captain leads Wallaroos to clean sweep

Captain leads Wallaroos to clean sweep

Wallaroos captain Grace Hamilton has helped her side to their first Test series win on home soil after a 46-3 win over Japan on Friday night. 20 Jul 2019
From the brink to Borneo and back again: The secret behind one of Oz's fastest rising teams

From the brink to Borneo and back again: The secret behind one of Oz's fastest rising teams

A world away from the mysterious jungles of Borneo, in the quiet bayside suburb of Sylvania Waters, a truly special team is battling to imprint not only themselves, their club and their home, but their entire sport on the map. 19 Jul 2019
Wallaroos ready for North Sydney Test

Wallaroos ready for North Sydney Test

It was an emotional first-ever win on home soil for the Wallaroos last weekend. 18 Jul 2019
Hira-Herangi: It's quite unreal

Hira-Herangi: It's quite unreal

Wallaroos centre Ariana Hira-Herangi was one of four new faces in the starting XV in Australia's win over Japan. 15 Jul 2019
Debutants shine in Wallaroos victory

Debutants shine in Wallaroos victory

The Australian Wallaroos have opened their international season with a 34-5 win over Japan. 13 Jul 2019
Four debutants in Nestor's Wallaroos

Four debutants in Nestor's Wallaroos

Wallaroos coach Dwayne Nestor has named three debutants in his starting XV for their opening Test match against Japan. 12 Jul 2019
Japan test ideal preparation for Wallaroos

Japan test ideal preparation for Wallaroos

The Wallaroos two-Test series against Japan is set to be the ideal preparation ahead of their clashes with the Black Ferns. 10 Jul 2019
Hamilton's Wallaroo captaincy discovery

Hamilton's Wallaroo captaincy discovery

Newly named Wallaroos captain Grace Hamilton found out in an unexpected way that she would lead the squad in the two upcoming Tests. 25 Jun 2019
Folau begs fans to fund his $3m fight to keep his $4m contract

Folau begs fans to fund his $3m fight to keep his $4m contract

Millionaire rugby star Israel Folau has launched a $3m GoFundMe campaign to finance his fight to keep his $4m Wallabies pay deal – and still be able to make homophobic comments. 21 Jun 2019
Aussie 7s march on to Tokyo

Aussie 7s march on to Tokyo

The 2016 Rio gold medalist are set to defend their Olympic title after achieving automatic qualification for Tokyo next year. 17 Jun 2019
Aussies flying start in Biarritz

Aussies flying start in Biarritz

Australia has secured their spot in the quarter-finals in the final round of the Women’s Sevens World Series in Biarritz. 16 Jun 2019
Australia looking for gold in Biarritz

Australia looking for gold in Biarritz

Australia will be looking for their first gold medal of the 2018/19 World Rugby Sevens Series when they take to the field in Biarritz on Saturday. 15 Jun 2019
Aussie ready for Biarritz challenge

Aussie ready for Biarritz challenge

The last leg of the Women’s Sevens World Series is just around the corner and it's the last chance to automatically qualify for Tokyo 2020. 5 Jun 2019
Pocock to quit Super Rugby

Pocock to quit Super Rugby

Injured Brumbies flanker David Pocock is quitting Australia to join Panasonic Wild Knights in Japan at the end of this Super Rugby season. 28 May 2019
Folau: This was my Christian duty...

Folau: This was my Christian duty...

Israel Folau has hit back at rugby bosses for trying to silence him in the row over his homophobic social media posts that today led to him being cut from the sport in Australia. 17 May 2019
Rugby tears up Folau contract

Rugby tears up Folau contract

Rugby Australia today confirmed they had ripped up Israel Folau's $4m contract over his homophobic rant on social media. 17 May 2019
Aussies clinch silver at Canada Sevens

Aussies clinch silver at Canada Sevens

Australia has secured valuable points ahead of the last leg of the World Rugby Sevens Series after finishing second in Canada. 13 May 2019
Aussie 7s perfect day in Langford

Aussie 7s perfect day in Langford

Australia's Women’s Sevens team has kicked off the Canada Sevens in perfect fashion, going through the Pool stage undefeated. 12 May 2019
Do or die for Australia at Canada 7s

Do or die for Australia at Canada 7s

With just one leg left the Canada 7s this weekend in Langford, it is do or die for Australia's women's rugby sevens team. 10 May 2019
Labor promise Ballymore upgrade

Labor promise Ballymore upgrade

The Australian Labor Party (ALP) has promised federal funding for Ballymore if elected in the upcoming election. 9 May 2019