2011 Camp Waratah

Camp Waratah is a skills coaching clinic catering for new & current players wishing to improve their game. In 2011, there are two different camp styles:

  • Camp Waratah
  • “Be a HSBC Waratah for a Day or two” – High Performance Camp

Click on the camp name for online bookings and credit card payment using your MyRugby account.

Hurry - Bookings are filling faster than usual for this years camps!

There are seven different Camp Waratah locations. The Camp is a non-residential camp held at:

Metro Camp Waratah One
Location: Newington College, Stanmore Road, Stanmore
Dates: Monday 11 and Tuesday 12th July


Metro Camp Waratah Two
Location: Riverview College, Tambourine Bay Road, Lane Cove
Dates: Thursday 14th and Friday 15th July


Central Coast Camp
Location: Central Coast Grammar School, Carlton Road, Erina
Date: Wednesday 13th July


Wollongong/Illawara Camp
Location: University of Wollongong, URAC Sportshub, Northfields Avenue, Keiraville
Date: Wednesday 13th July


Lismore Camp        HURRY - Almost full!
Location: Woodlawn College- Woodlawn Road, Woodlawn Via LISMORE
Date: Monday 11th July


Central North/New England Camp       HURRY - Almost full!
Location: Tamworth Rugby Park, Marius Street, TAMWORTH
Date: Tuesday 12th July


Newcastle Camp      HURRY - Almost full!
Location: Hunter Valley Grammar, Ashtonfield

Date: Thursday 14th July



Camp Waratah Details

Aim: To improve individual skills to participate in Rugby and prepare players of all abilities for the current Rugby season
Age Group: 8-12 years old boys and girls
Duration: 9.00am – 3.00pm
Skills required: new and current Rugby players of all ability
Skills covered: The on-field sessions will cover the key skills area of catch and pass, evasion, contact tackle, ruck and maul, set plays and physical preparation for Rugby. The program will be fun and rewarding with a commitment to quality coaching outcomes
Cost:      One Day Camp - $80.00
                Two Day Camp - $150.00

(Each participant at every camp will receive a Gilbert Rugby ball, a backpack and a water bottle).


HSBC Waratahs Attend

Each camp will be run and coached by ARU Development staff. Each camp will include a guest appearance from a HSBC Waratah Player.

2011 “Be a HSBC Waratah for a Day or Two” – High Performance Camp


The 2011 “Be a HSBC Waratah for a Day or Two” is a high performance camp which is being held during the second week of the school holidays.

The aim of this camp is to allow the participants to experience what the ‘HSBC Waratahs’ experience throughout their Rugby season. The camp also aims to improve individual skills to participate in Rugby and prepare players for the current Rugby season. This camp is designed for older players of high abilities.

Cost: $220 (each participant will receive a HSBC Waratahs training singlet, shorts and cap). Note please refer to the ARU Community Rugby activities terms and conditions before booking.

Age Group: U13/U14 and U15/U16 years old (limited availability – 60 per age band)
Date: Thursday 14th July and Friday 15th July, 2011
Duration: 9:00am – 3:00pm
Skills required: Current Rugby players and athletes with previous experience in body contact sports of high ability (players should be preferably of representative and ‘A’ team standard at club and/or school)
Skills covered: The sessions will cover both on and off field activities.

Off field activities include:

· Strength and Conditioning

· Testing

· Wellbeing and Nutrition

· Media

· Welfare

· Game Planning

· Training

· Recovery


On field activities include 7-a-side games in the two bracketed age groups (U13/U14 and U15/U16)

All sessions will be taken by the HSBC Waratahs High Performance Staff.


HSBC Waratahs Attend

The “Be a HSBC Waratah for a Day or Two” camp will be run and coached by the HSBC Waratahs High Performance Staff and current players.


For full program and other details, click here to find out what you are doing and what you have to bring.

For assistance with login to MyRugby, please contact myrugbyadmin@rugby.com.au 

To book without login to MyRugby please complete the Manual Booking form

For further enquiries or bookings for groups please contact us at cradmin@rugby.com.au

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