1913 Australia rugby union tour of New Zealand

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1913 Australia tour in New Zealand
Type P W D L
Total: 9 3 0 6
Test match: 3 1 0 2
Opp. P W D L
 New Zealand 3 1 0 2
Statistics against Test match opponents

The 1913 Australia rugby union tour of New Zealand was a collection of friendly rugby union games undertaken by the Australia national rugby union team against various invitational teams from New Zealand and also against the New Zealand national team.

The team played in the light-blue jersey of New South Wales with a Waratah emblem and the word Australia on the chest.

Touring party[edit]

Management[edit]

Full backs[edit]

  • R. Simpson (New South Wales)

Three quarters[edit]

  • D. Suttor (New South Wales)
  • Larry Dwyer (New South Wales)
  • E. Carr (New South Wales)
  • L. Wogan (New South Wales)
  • L. Meibush (Queensland)
  • M.J. McMahon (Queensland)
  • Fred Wood (New South Wales)
  • J. Flynn (Queensland)
  • H.A. Jones (New South Wales)

Half backs[edit]

Forwards[edit]

  • Harold George (New South Wales)
  • C. O'Donnell (New South Wales)
  • Bill Watson (New South Wales)
  • Ted Fahey (New South Wales)
  • Clarrie Wallach (New South Wales)
  • D.B. Hughes (New South Wales)
  • F. Thompson (New South Wales)
  • R. Roberts (New South Wales)
  • R.B. Hill (New South Wales)
  • D. Williams (Queensland)
  • A. Horadan (Queensland)
  • P. Murphy (Queensland)
  • W. Cody (New South Wales)
  • IL Jones (New South Wales)

Matches[edit]

Scores and results list Australia's points tally first.

Opposing Team For Against Date Venue Status
Auckland 13 15 27 August 1913 Auckland Tour match
Taranaki 11 9 30 August 1913 New Plymouth Tour match
Wanganui 6 11 3 September 1913 Wanganui Tour match
New Zealand 5 30 6 September 1913 Athletic Park, Wellington Test match
Southland 8 13 10 September 1913 Invercargill Tour match
New Zealand 13 25 13 September 1913 Carisbrook, Dunedin Test match
South Canterbury 3 16 17 September 1913 Timaru Tour match
New Zealand 16 5 20 September 1913 Lancaster Park, Christchurch Test match
Marlborough 30 3 24 September 1913 Blenheim Tour match


Online[edit]

Found on Papers Past.