50 Year Anniversary

Townsville and District Rugby Union

The Townsville and District Rugby Union celebrate 50 Years!

The Townsville and District Rugby Union will recognise 50 years of service for Rugby union in the area in 2017. As part of the recognition The TDRU will be hosting a series of events, which will commemorate Rugby Union in Townsville over the last 50 years. Please see below dates for these events:

28th October 2016 – 50th Anniversary Launch
22nd February 2017 – Plaque Unveiling
21st April 2017 – Meet and Greet @ The Rugby Club
22nd April 2017 – Rep Game and Cocktail Function
23rd April 2017 – Recovery Function 

Over the next few weeks we will be compiling a history of Rugby Union in Townsville. If you have or know anyone with old newspaper clippings, stories, photos, match programs etc then we would love for you to send them to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For those interested in registering and keeping up to date with the 50 Year Reunion celebrations CLICK HERE






  Click on the below photos to view the full programs






               1968                                                    2003                                                  2008                                               2015

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