Our History

History of the Wallabies

Australia played its first Rugby international in 1899, but it was some nine years later the team we now know as the Wallabies was born.

Classic Wallaby Players

A list and biography of all Wallabies who had the honour of representing their country in the game of Rugby Union.

The Wallabies Jersey

In 1899 the Wallabies wore sky blue in Sydney and maroon in Brisbane, before turning gold from 1938.

Wallaby Honours and Milestones

The honour board of all Wallabies, from our Hall of Fame, John Eales Medal award winners to cap and scoring milestones.

Wallabies at the Rugby World Cup

Our Wallabies have played a significant part in the magic of the Rugby World Cup. From our triumphs to those who led the way, we take a look at our history.

Google Arts & Culture Exhibit

Learn about the history of the Australia's Rugby Union pioneers, the Wallabies first Tour to Europe, what a 111 year old match program looks like and more on Rugby AU's Google Arts & Culture exhibition.