Local Newspaper Stories

Links to local newspaper articles featuring news for CNRU.

Joint competition delayed but New England "positive" about season

Fri 16th Feb 2018

The New England and Central North Rugby Union governing bodies have hit pause on plans to form a joint competition for 2018. The Zone organisations met on Sunday to discuss draw options for the upcoming season only to be halted with both parties and clubs concerned failing to come to an ... more details

Rugby union: Moree Weebolla Bulls begin pre-season training excited about upcoming season

Thu 01st Feb 2018

Pre-season for the Moree Weebolla Bulls got off to a fast pace when they took a team to Darwin to compete in the 2018 Hottest Sevens in the World tournament. read more ........ more details

Rugby Union: Pirates prepare to hit the training paddock.

Tue 30th Jan 2018

It’s arguably the biggest challenge for a coach when your side is on top, but Pirates mentor Mat Kelly isn’t worried about motivation being an issue for his all-conquering outfit. read more ......... more details

Rugby Union: Draw for new competition set to be released soon

Thu 18th Jan 2018

A dedicated derby round will be one of the enticing features of the new combined Central North-New England competition. After the two zones decided to adopt a 14 team one round format in favour of a conference structure, all that remains now is for the draw to be finalised. read more ..... more details