Australia name squad for clash against New Zealand
By Richard Cowley, Date: 2/10/12
Australia have named an 18 man squad for their clash against New Zealand at Dairy Farmers Stadium in Townsville on the 13th of October. Kick-off 6.30pm (QLD Time).
Six Players added to Kangaroos Train-on squad
By Richard Cowley, Date: 18/9/12
Four players from North Queensland and two players from the Canberra Raiders have been added to the Kangaroos train-on squad.
Australian Rugby League Commission announce Prime Minister’s XIII to tour PNG
By Richard Cowley, Date 11/9/12
The team to tour Papua New Guinea for the annual Prime Minister XIII's clash has been announced by the Australian Rugby League Commission.
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AUSTRALIA RUGBY LEAGUE NATION OVERVIEW
Information on this page was updated - 18/4/2013
Foundation Year - 1908
International Team - Australian Kangaroos
Highest finish in World Cup - Winners World Cup Final (1957, 1968, 1970, 1975, 1977, 1985 - 1988, 1989 - 1992, 1995, 2000)
Top level domestic competition - National Rugby League (NRL), runs from March to October. The season has 26 rounds. After the last round a 4-week final series commences involving the top 8 teams. NRL teams are located in Australia and New Zealand.