Media Releases

By ARU Media Unit / April 24, 2017 / 0 Comments
Oceania Rugby U20s Championship to be streamed LIVE
Fans from across the Oceania region and the world will be able to watch the next generation of professional Rugby players in the Oceania Rugby U20s Championship with the entire tournament to be streamed LIVE through www.rugby.com.au and Oceania Rugby.
By ARU Media Unit / April 10, 2017 / 0 Comments
ARU releases 2016 Annual Report at AGM, reporting surplus and participation growth
The Australian Rugby Union (ARU) today announced its 2016 results at the ARU Annual General Meeting, held in Sydney.
By ARU Media Unit / April 10, 2017 / 0 Comments
Sevens, Women’s Rugby and Junior Rugby Increase in Historic Olympic Year
Central to Australian Rugby’s 2016-2020 Strategic Plan, is making rugby ‘a game for all’. 
By ARU Media Unit / April 10, 2017 / 0 Comments
ARU to consult Force and Rebels as Super Rugby moves to 15 teams in 2018
The Australian Rugby Union (ARU) has today confirmed that one Australian team will be removed from Super Rugby when the competition reverts to a 15-team, three-conference format in 2018.
 / April 06, 2017 / 0 Comments
ARU & ChildFund Support International Day of Sport for Peace & Development

This International Day of Sport for Development and Peace, Australian Rugby Union (ARU) and ChildFund Australia are highlighting the importance of sport in a unique partnership.


 / April 05, 2017 / 0 Comments
ARU partner, Accenture, publishes report into women in sport

Women in sport is a hot topic in Australia, and for good reason.


By ARU Media Unit / April 05, 2017 / 0 Comments
AUSTRALIAN REFEREES ON THE RISE AS INTERNATIONALS APPROACH
The Australian Rugby refereeing team continues to receive high accolades on the World stage with Amy Perrett selected for her second Women’s Rugby World Cup alongside up and coming official, Graham Cooper. 
 / April 03, 2017 / 0 Comments
Safety & Inclusion the Focus for 2017 Community Rugby Season

Australian Rugby has strengthened its commitment to the safety and inclusion of all participants in rugby with a nationwide roll-out of new and updated policies and procedures


 / March 31, 2017 / 0 Comments
SUPER U20s CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL AT BALLYMORE THIS WEEKEND

The Super U20s Championship Final will be contested at Ballymore Stadium this Sunday from 2pm between defending Champions Queensland U20s and NSW Gen Blue U20s.


 / March 28, 2017 / 0 Comments
ARU REJECTS ROY MORGAN FINDINGS ON RUGBY PARTICIPATION

The Australian Rugby Union (ARU) has rejected the research findings recently published by Roy Morgan on the number of ‘active participants’ in the sport of Rugby in Australia.