Australia

Raelene Castle set to face axe from Rugby Australia role - Reports

Rugby Australia chief executive Raelene Castle will face the challenge to retain her place in the board according to media reports.
4 April 2020

Michael Cheika urges Rugby Australia to be more transparent

Farmer Wallabies head coach Michael Cheika has urged Rugby Australia to make effective communication with Rugby Union Players Association following the potential pay cut announced.
2 April 2020

Rugby Australia to reconsider retention of four Super Rugby teams in long-term

Rugby Australia Chief Executive Raelene Castle announced on Monday that the board would not be able to guarantee retention of four teams in the Super Rugby competition in the long-term.
30 March 2020

Michael Cheika regrets finishing Australian job on a low

Former Australia head coach Michael Cheika regretted on not finishing the Wallabies role on a high during his five-year stint.
27 March 2020

World Sevens Series: Sydney Preview

Last weekend in Hamilton, we saw New Zealand’s men and women win their home legs of the World Series, helping to consolidate both teams at the top of their respective competitions.
31 January 2020

Scotland assistant coach Matt Taylor to join Australia backroom staff under Dave Rennie

Scotland assistant coach Matt Taylor will be heading back to Australia with immediate effect after he was appointed the new defence coach of the Wallabies.
27 December 2019

Reece Hodge pledges immediate future with Rebels and Rugby Australia

Wallabies utility back Reece Hodge has signed a three-year contract extension with Rugby Australia and Super Rugby club Melbourne Rebels.
18 December 2019

Scott Wisemantel appointed Australia's attack coach

Australia have confirmed Scott Wisemantel will join the backroom staff as attack coach of the Wallabies.
12 December 2019

Folau Fainga'a signs new two-year deal with Rugby Australia and Brumbies

Wallabies star Folau Fainga'a has committed his immediate future to Rugby Australia and Super Rugby side Brumbies after signing a new deal at least until 2022.
28 November 2019

Australia's 'Giteau's Law' under review after tough World Cup campaign

Rugby Australia chief executive Raelene Castle said the board will be reviewing the national selection policy for Australia players plying their trade overseas after a poor World Cup campaign.
21 November 2019

Australia appoint Dave Rennie as new head coach

Rugby Australia has confirmed the appointment of Dave Rennie as the new head coach of Wallabies.
20 November 2019

Australia international Toby Smith announces retirement from professional rugby

Australia international Toby Smith has announced retirement from professional rugby with immediate effect following injuries and concussion related issues.
12 November 2019

Michael Cheika quits as Australia coach after exit from World Cup

Australia head coach Michael Cheika has confirmed that he will seek a renewal of contract following Wallabies' exit from the ongoing World Cup.
20 October 2019

Classy England beat Australia to advance into semi-finals

England are through to the Rugby World Cup semi-finals after a superb 40-16 victory over Australia in Oita.
19 October 2019

Goode: I’m backing England, but Wallabies will be dangerous

Andy Goode is positive about England’s chances against Australia.
18 October 2019

England to face New Zealand, Australia in 2020 autumn internationals

The Rugby Football Union has unveiled the fixtures for the 2020 autumn internationals for England where they will play four games including encounters against Australia and New Zealand.
18 October 2019

Matt Toomua surprised by England's decision to drop George Ford to bench

Australia fly-half Matt Toomua said he was surprised by England head coach Eddie Jones' decision to drop George Ford to the bench for the World Cup quarter-final in Oita on Saturday.
18 October 2019

Jordan Petaia to start for Australia in World Cup quarter-final against England

Queensland Reds centre Jordan Petaia has been included in Australia's starting line-up for the World Cup quarter-final against England to be played in Oita on Saturday.
17 October 2019

George Ford drops to bench for England's quarter-final against Australia

England coach Eddie Jones has dropped George Ford to the bench for the upcoming Rugby World Cup quarter-final to be played in Oita on Saturday.
17 October 2019

Michael Cheika plays down England's recent dominance over Australia

Australia head coach Michael Cheika has played down England's dominance over the Wallabies in recent times ahead of the World Cup quarter-final between these two teams in Oita on Saturday.
15 October 2019