The National Facilities Audit of community rugby club facilities undertaken during 2010 provided valuable club-specific facilities data and identified a number of key findings. A total of 219 surveys were submitted, however, only 206 surveys were completed. The 206 completed surveys represent a 27% sample of community rugby clubs, and audit responses were used for data analysis and to identify key audit findings.
The audit findings identified the following trends:
Further detailed information is available in the National Community Rugby Facilities Strategy.
The IRB has announced its match officials list for the second stage of the 2014 IRB Junior World Championships overnight, with two Australians appointed to referee two of the games in New Zealand on Sunday.
We’re excited to announce that Australian Rugby will be moving to a new online system for national competition management and participant registration for the 2014 Rugby Sevens season and the 2015 club Rugby season.
We’re set for an exciting year with plenty to look forward to in 2014, including our Qantas Men’s Sevens team competing in the Commonwealth Games (July), the Women’s Rugby World Cup in France (August) and the launch of a new domestic competition – the National Rugby Championship (August).