1936 Australia rugby union tour of New Zealand

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The 1936 Australia rugby union tour of New Zealand was a collection of rugby union games undertaken by the Australia team in New Zealand against invitational and national teams of New Zealand.

The most important matches was the test match against New Zealand- The "All Blacks" won both and reconquest the Bledisloe Cup lost during the 1934 tour in Australia

1936 Australia rugby union tour of New Zealand
Summary
P W D L
Total
10 02 08
Test match
03 01 00 02
Opponent
P W D L
 New Zealand
2 0 0 2
New Zealand Maoris
1 1 0 0

Matches[edit]

Scores and results list Australia's points tally first.

Opposing Team For Against Date Venue Status
Auckland 5 8 22 August 1936 Auckland Tour match
Wanganui 22 12 26 August 1936 Cooks Gardens, Whanganui Tour match
Hawke's Bay 14 20 29 August 1936 Napier Tour match
Waiparapa 10 13 2 September 1936 Masterton Tour match
New Zealand 6 11 5 September 1936 Athletic Park, Wellington Test match
North Otago Rugby Football Union 6 13 9 September 1936 Oamaru Tour match
New Zealand 13 38 12 September 1936 Carisbrook, Dunedin Test match
Southland 6 14 16 September 1936 Invercargill Tour match
Canterbury 8 19 20 September 1936 Wellington Tour match
New Zealand Māori 31 6 23 September 1936 Palmerston North Test match

Sources[edit]

  • Vivian Jenkins, ed. (1979). Rothmans Rugby Yearbook 1979–80. Rothmans Publications Ltd. ISBN 0-354-09087-9.