News & Events

Southern Highlands 7s Success

 October 02, 2018

The 7th annual Southern Highlands 7s was held on September 29. A glorious day greeted over 60 teams and 4000 spectators from the Highlands, Illawarra, Canberra, Sydney, South Coast, Central Coast and Fiji. The mens final was won by Sydney Nadi and the womens final by Central Coast Seahawks. Other winners were: Mens Plate: Iconz […]

Bruce Alexander Memorial Day Success

 September 23, 2018

Bowral Blacks Juniors hosted a number of teams from Sydney and surrounds for the 4th Annual Bruce Alexander Memorial Day. Games were spread between Chevalier and Eridge Park the day ran smoothly U8, U9 & U11 was won by Hunters Hill and the U10 was taken out by Hills Rugby. It was great to see […]

Grand Final Glory for Blacks

 September 16, 2018

The Rebirth of the Bowral Rugby Club is complete after the Blacks heroic wins by 1st and 2nd Grade in summery conditions at WIN Stadium. 1st Grade won 34 – 18 over red hot favorites Avondale reversing reversed the Major Semi-Final result of two weeks ago to take their first IDRU title since 1999. The Blacks scored four […]

Top Honours at IDRU Awards Night

 September 13, 2018

Bowral Blacks exciting Fly Half Lachlan Huntington took out the big prize at the IDRU Grand Final Dinner on Wednesday night. Huntington who will have a key role in Saturdays Grand Final against Avondale, was on hand to receive the IDRU Player of the Year Award for 2018. Huntington polled top points just ahead of […]

Bowral Rugby Secures Grant

 September 02, 2018

The Bowral Rugby Club’s ongoing project to upgrade the clubhouse will continue thanks to a $991,330 grant from the state government.  Premier Gladys Berejiklian joined Wollondilly MP Jai Rowell at Eridge Park to make the announcement to a delighted crowd of club members. Blacks president Mark Freund said while it was a “bit of a shock”, he was glad that 18 years of applying for […]

Rep honours for U11’s

 May 21, 2018

The trials for the Illawarrior’s Under 11’s Squads for 2018 NSWJRU State Championships have been held with Bowral Blacks juniors Dante Maynard, Jason Campese and Hugh White all being selected in the Illawarra Blue team. It was a difficult task to narrow down all those who trialled with the boys showing the depth of the skills is on […]

Bowral Stars shine in the Illawarra Rep Team

 May 01, 2018

Henry Yuill and Tim Small were selected to represent the Illawarra in the NSW Country Championship which was held in Warren over the the last weekend in April. Both boys performed well with wing, Yuill scoring a hat trick of tries which could well see him back in the Cockatoos squad in coming weeks. Half-back Tim […]

It’s Tah time at Eridge Park

 April 26, 2018

Rugby is the winner on the day as boys and girls from the Southern Highlands and Illawarra participate in Camp Waratah. Over 80 junior players from various clubs including the Bowral Blacks and as far away as Gunnedah honed their skills over six hours on the ruck, maul and scrum. Will Panayi, NSW Rugby Union Development Office for […]

Bowral Rugby Club Secures Grant

 March 27, 2018

Bowral Rugby Club has secured a $20,000 grant to install a lift in its clubhouse. The NSW minister for sport Stuart Ayres and Wollondilly MP Jai Rowell made the announcement regarding the funding at Bowral Rugby Club on March 27th. The lift will be installed as a part of stage two of the upgrade to the clubhouse and […]