Through the lens: Brisbane brings a win

The Rugby Championship
by Stu Walmsley photographer Stu Walmsley takes you behind the scenes in a week in Brisbane that broke the Wallabies' 2016 drought.

Reece ‘The Flash’ Hodge in the Queensland Reds gym. Photo: ARU Media/Stu WalmsleyTatafu Polota-Nau chases a restart on a typical winter afternoon at Ballymore. Photo: ARU Media/Stu WalmsleyWill Genia shares some precious moments with little Alex, a patient at Lady Cilento Children's Hospital in Brisbane. Photo: ARU Media/Stu Walmsley Dean Mumm and Reece Hodge become part of the Brisbane skyline. Photo: ARU Media/Stu WalmsleyQuade Cooper and Samu Kerevi celebrate Bernard Foley’s decisive try in the win over South Africa. Photo: ARU Media/Stu WalmsleyA battle-scarred but happy Foley post match. Photo: ARU Media/Stu WalmsleySefa Naivalu after his first training session with the Wallabies at Ballymore. Photo: ARU Media/Stu WalmsleyThe red mist descends over the eyes of Quade Cooper. Photo: ARU Media/Stu WalmsleyLittle Lote wonders what the heck a Wallabies team photograph is all about. Photo: ARU Media/Stu WalmsleyMya and Olivia face off outside Suncorp Stadium before Australia take on South Africa. Photo: ARU Media/Stu WalmsleyEach week during The Rugby Championship, will publish the best images by ARU Media photographer Stuart Walmsley.