The Downlands rugby program is designed to foster the personal growth of all students who participate. There is a place for all in Downlands rugby, whatever one's level of skill. Honest endeavour is highly valued, commended and celebrated. 


Rugby Newsletters


Person in Charge
Mr Murray Archibald - MIC Rugby

Mr Garrick Morgan - Director of Coaching 

Important Carnivals 

Regional Rugby Championships, Rockhampton - March 2-3

John Elders Cup - May 11-12

O'Callaghan Cup - July 27

Terms 1, 2 and 3

All training is conducted at Downlands. Teams will be notified of their training times prior to the commencement of the season. 

See the Downlands College Sport Facebook page for up to date information. 

Any student, male or female, who attends either home or away games is expected to be dressed in full winter uniform, including hat. 

Players - Rugby jersey, shorts and socks. 

Team registration is included in your College fees. 


Downlands Australian Rugby Representatives

Kevin Bourke OBE (Class of 38)

Bob Potter (Class of 58)

Chris Roche (Class of 75)

Tim Horan (Class of 87)

Brett Johnstone (Class of 87)

Brett Robinson (Class of 86)

Garrick Morgan (Class of 88)

Greg Holmes (Class of 00)

Serena Worsley (Wallaroos) (Class of 92)

Gene Fairbanks (Uncapped Wallaby) (Class of 99)