10 of the Best Places to Play Rugby in Melbourne

10 of the Best Places to Play Rugby in Melbourne

Rugby is an intense way to get active, get fit & meet new mates. The clubs below are for amateur players in Melbourne, check out a game this week!

1. Footscray Rugby Union Club

An amateur Rugby club located in Footscray & established in 1928. They are among the oldest rugby clubs south of the New South Wales. Featuring men’s, juniors & women’s teams.

E-mail info@footscrayrugby.org


2. ​Moorabbin Rams Rugby Football Club

Their vision is to create an environment for any age to enjoy ‘the game they play in heaven’ on and off & pitch. Featuring teams from U/7s to Seniors & have been among the most successful clubs in Victoria for years. Striving to appoint the finest coaches at all levels & implement processes to improve coaching & player performance.

92 Keys Rd
Moorabbin, VIC 3189

E-mail secretary@moorabbinrams.com


3. Power House Rugby Union Melbourne

Established in 1933, they are among the oldest established First Division Clubs in the Victorian Rugby Union. Fielding 8 senior teams, including a women’s team, Colts (under 20’s), master’s (over 35’s), Wheelchair Rugby team & 4 senior men’s teams.

PHRUFC Senior Playing Fields – Albert Park
Albert Park, VIC 3206

E-mail webmaster@powerhouserugby.com.au


4. Maroondah Misfits Rugby Union

A team of veterans (masters) who love to play rugby. Playing during the rugby season with 7 other Rugby Union Veterans teams in Melbourne. The team is known as the Maroondah Masters, the Maroondah Veterans, but mostly the Maroondah Misfits.

Griff Hunt Reserve
Lyons Road
Croydon North, VIC 3136

Phone 0425 235 550
E-mail mark.davenport@bendigoadelaide.com.au


5. Melbourne Rugby Union Football Club

Featuring some of the best facilities & off-field support of all Victorian Clubs. The perfect choice if you want to play serious rugby & have a great time doing it. Senior & junior players are always welcome.

Romanis Reserve Orrong Park
Orrong Road
Prahran, VIC 3181

E-mail playerenquiries@melbournerugby.com.au


6. Sunbury Tigers Rugby Club

Taking pride in being inclusive & a family friendly club. Join when you are five & play with them to the seniors.

Langama Park
Mitchells Lane
Sunbury VIC 3429

Phone 0419 619 832
E-mail sunburytigers@gmail.com


7. Boroondara Rugby Union Football Club

The strength of this club is in its culture on & off the field. Once people become a member they generally never leave.

Cnr Auburn Road & Burgess Street
Hawthorn, VIC 3122

Phone +61 3 9818 8066


8. Box Hill Rugby Union Football Club

Melbourne’s Eastern suburbs premier rugby club offering a pro playing & warm social environment, catering for all levels of senior & junior grades. Their qualified rugby department ensures that players of any level have access to the finest training facilities in the competition.

Canterbury Rd & Middleborough Rd
Box Hill VIC 3128

Phone +61 3 9890 8487
E-mail fillies@boxhillrugby.com.au or rugbydirector@boxhillrugby.com.au


9. Cerberus Rugby Union Club

Phone 0417267727


10. Eltham Rugby Union Football Club

Developing, fostering & promoting Rugby Union Football in the Eltham district & neighboring areas.

58 Bridge Street
Eltham, VIC 3095

Phone +61 3 9439 9729
E-mail secretary@elthamrugby.com.au


If you know of another great place to play rugby that isn’t listed above, let us know & we’ll add it to our next list.


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