Community rugby union in Canberra provides a solution to rugby’s woes at the elite level
Rugby in Australia is going through the worst period I can remember since I began commentating on the sport over 30 years ago.
There is discord on a number of fronts.
This includes the Wallaroos’ understandable plea for parity, the poor crowds for Super Rugby, the Wallabies’ losing five games in a row, and Rugby Australia seeking to centralise the Super Rugby system. The finances of the majority of the five Australian Super Rugby teams are also a worry (to say the least).
The one shining light continues to be club rugby in Canberra.
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