Oneata Schwalger
Position Prop
Date of birth 4 July 1985
Height 175cm
Weight 89kg


Bringing Victorian influence into the squad, Oneata is one of the great competitors of Women’s Rugby. She made a name for herself throughout the 2014 Women’s Rugby World Cup for her hard running, and abrasive style in Test matches.  In Melbourne Oneata plays for the Melbourne Unicorns and has a wealth of family members who have played Rugby at the top level, including her brother John Schwalger who had two Test caps for New Zealand. Schwalger was unable to attend the recent tour of New Zealand due to injury, although expect to make a full recovery.