KwAussie Rugby Lover

Emigrated to Australia a few years ago. I have spent 41 years in the NZ Army and worked with the Australian Defence Force almost every year. I am a huge believer in ANZAC and support the Wallabies against everyone except the All Blacks. Still refereeing today and love the game

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    Friday’s Ramblings

    Not the Hoss starting this year. Thought I’d also add a Referee Corner piece so see how it goes. NZ Assigns Referees to Super Teams A referee has been assigned to each of the five NZ franchises this year and will train alongside the team. The referee assigned to the team will...

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    The Last Position – The Referee

    The referee occupies a unique position on the field. Tasked with managing the game, and let’s be...

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    Wednesday’s Ramblings

    Good morning fellow G&GRs This will be my last post of the year, unless something happens over...

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    Tuesday with a difference – 2 Nov 2021

    BLL couldn’t make it today so sorry you’ve got me 2 weeks in a row. The view...

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    Hump Day News 27 Oct 21

    Happy Hump Day team. The weekend is coming and while the Wallabies will be travelling and training...

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    Hump Day News

    What’s not to like about Wednesdays; Week half over, Monday a distant memory and beers already getting...

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    Hump Day News

    Is this a dawning of a new age? So the question for most Wallaby fans going forward...

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    Wednesdays Shennaginans

    Filling in for Yowie today. Sorry I can’t match his sense of humour and smartarsedness (I think...

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    Hump Day Humblings

    It’s Hump Day today, so it’s time to look forward and not backwards. It’s been a hard...

  • All Blacks
    Wednesday’s Ramblings

    Wednesday’s Rugby News looks at players being more mature than administrators, Aussie pathways programs suspension, Foster gets...

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    Tuesday’s News

    My turn to give it a go. Being a bit technologically challenged this may be a bit...

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    The Referee Corner

    Looking at some of the referee decision in the weekend and seeing some of the comments about...

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    The High Tackle Framework

    Once again team these are my interpretations of the direction provided by World Rugby and passed on...

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    The Referee’s View – Well mine anyway. Part 2.

      Splitting this into 2 actually worked out well as I have been able to add a...

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    The Referees View.

    The Referee’s View – Well mine anyway    Why I wrote this I saw a post the...