1965 South Africa rugby union tour of Australasia

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1965 South Africa rugby union tour of Australasia
Summary
P W D L
Total
31 23 0 8
Test match
6 1 0 5
Opponent
P W D L
 Australia
2 0 0 2
 New Zealand
4 1 0 3

The 1965 South Africa rugby union tour of Australasia was a long series of matches played in 1965 by South Africa national rugby union team in Australia and New Zealand. It was not a successful tour. The Springboks lost both test matches against Australia and three of their four matches with All Blacks.

Matches in Australia[edit]

Scores and results list South Africa's points tally first.

Opposing Team For Against Date Venue Status
Western Australia 2nd XV 102 0 10 June 1965 Perth Tour match
Western Australia 60 0 10 June 1965 Perth Tour match
Victoria 52 6 12 June 1965 Melbourne Tour match
New South Wales 3 12 14 June 1965 Sydney Tour match
Australia 11 18 19 June 1965 Cricket Ground, Sydney Test match
Queensland 50 5 22 June 1965 Ballymore, Brisbane Tour match
Australia 8 12 26 June 1965 Lang Park, Brisbane Test match

Matches in New Zealand[edit]

Scores and results list South Africa's points tally first.

Opposing Team For Against Date Venue Status
Poverty Bay-East Coast 32 3 30 June 1965 Tour match
Wellington 6 23 3 July 1965 Wellington Tour match
Manawatu-Horowhenua 30 8 7 July 1965 Palmerston North Tour match
Otago 7 5 10 July 1965 Carisbrook, Dunedin Tour match
Junior All Blacks 23 3 14 July 1965 Christchurch Tour match
Taranaki 11 3 17 July 1965 New Plymouth Tour match
Southland 19 6 21 July 1965 Invercargill Tour match
Canterbury 6 5 24 July 1965 Christchurch Tour match
West Coast & Buller 11 0 27 July 1965 Greymouth Tour match
New Zealand 3 6 31 July 1965 Athletic Park, Wellington Test match
Wanganui & King Country 24 19 4 August 1965 Wanganui Tour match
Waikato 26 13 7 August 1965 Hamilton Tour match
North Auckland 14 11 11 August 1965 Whangarei Tour match
Auckland 14 15 14 August 1965 Auckland Tour match
Marlborough+Nelson B.+Golden Bay 45 6 17 August 1965 Tour match
New Zealand 0 13 21 August 1965 Carisbrook, Dunedin Test match
S. Canterbury+Mid Canterb.+N. Otago 28 13 25 August 1965 Timaru Tour match
NZ Maori 9 3 28 August 1965 (Athletic), Wellington Tour match
Waiparapa Bush 36 0 31 August 1965 Masterton Tour match
New Zealand 19 16 4 September 1965 Christchurch Test match
New Zealand Universities 55 11 8 September 1965 Auckland Tour match
Hawke's Bay 30 12 11 September 1965 Napier Tour match
Bay of Plenty+Counties+ 33 17 14 September 1965 Tour match
New Zealand 3 20 18 September 1965 (Eden Park), Auckland Test match