Australian Masters Games

Rugby Information Page 16AMG


Saturday 21 October – Monday 23 October 2017


Saturday 9:00am – 4:00pm

Sunday 9:00am – 6:00pm

Monday 9:00am- 4:00pm


Upper Burnie Sports Ground, 1 Southwell St, Upper Burnie


Venue Map


Age Groups

Men 35+ 45+ 55+

Age Requirements

Age is determined as at 31 December 2017

Minimum age for competition is 35 years.

Participation Fees

Games Entry Fee: $99.00 per person or $88.00 per person for people aged 70+

(the above entry fees will increase to $126.50 and $115.50 respectively as at 12 August 2017)

Please note: a $9.00 service fee is payable per person at the time of submitting your registration. Further details available in the Games Entry Terms & Conditions.

Sport Entry Fee: $50.00 per person  

Number of Participant Requirements

Minimum number of participants required to conduct competition: 4 teams across all age groups and events.

Minimum number of participants required to conduct age groups:  4 teams

Any age group that does not have a minimum of 4 teams will be combined with another age group.

Additional Information

15 a-side. 

Teams shall nominate a maximum of 8 replacements/substitutes.

Minimum participants per team: 15 

35+ matches will consist of 2 x 20 min halves, with a 5 min half time break.

45+, 55+ matches will consist of 2 x 15 min halves, with a 7 min half time break.

There will be no lost time or extra time. Match Organisers may vary the duration of the match depending on number of entries.

Every competitor must be currently registered online with the ARU Rugby Link database or be prepared to sign an ARU registration form.

Individual registrations can be entered and organisers will arrange a team for you to play with. All requests will be taken into account when placing individuals. Organisers will endeavour to place incomplete team players in the same amalgamating team, provided their ages are similar. No guarantees can be made and players should be aware of the Refund Policy for the 16th Australian Masters Games before registering as an incomplete team.

Further information regarding games social programs to be advised.


The competition will be conducted under the IRB Laws of the Game, adapted for the event – 16AMG Rugby Union rules.


For sport specific enquiries contact:

Organiser: Burnie Rugby Club

Contact: Gerald Horch

Phone: 0417 057 499



For registration and general enquiries contact:

Contact: Courtney Davies

Phone: 03 6447 5020



*Please note that all information is subject to change

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