Founded in 1893, the Western Australia Rugby Union (RugbyWA) is the governing body of rugby union in Western Australia with 36 clubs across the state including metro and regional providing a way for all people from juniors, men, women and seniors to enjoy the game we all love.
The RugbyWA is a not-for-profit organisation run by its shareholding organisations – WA clubs and affiliated bodies (juniors, schools, referees, women’s and country rugby).
RugbyWA incorporates both professional and community rugby. There is no private ownership of RugbyWA with profit generated re-invested into the game at all levels in Western Australia.
WA RUGBY UNION (INC) Founded 1893, Re-formed 1928
PATRON IN CHIEF
Her Excellency the Honourable Kerry Sanderson AO Governor of Western Australia
Mr Arthur Hill
Malcolm McCusker QC; R C Kucera APM; Hon. Mia Davies MLA – Minister of Sport and Recreations; The Right Honourable Lisa-M. Scaffidi, The Lord Mayor City of Perth; John Carey; Keri Shannon; Hon. Liza Harvey MLA – Deputy Premier; Minister for Police; Road Safety; Training and Workforce Development; Peter Tinley AM; Hon. Chief Justice Wayne Martin AC; Tim Hammond; D G Redpath
P Bailey, B Belfitt, Mrs V Bleakley, TJ Bradbury, Dr D Butcher, P Davies-Moore, Rev R Davis, M Day, C Fear, S Fink, B French, J Hancock, Dr B Hartley, Dr D Haultain, A Hill, G Hunt, M Hunt, Dr A Johnson, G Mickle, B Olney, Dr R Perry AM, M Penhaligon, D Procopis, D Redpath, B Reinecke, M Siddons, J Skiba, G M Stooke OAM, J Suckling, R Todman, R Trend, K Short, B Watt, A Blacker
HONORARY LIFE MEMBERS
R Arndt, J Freemantle, C Green, J Green, R Vaughan, B Wright
Tony Howarth (appointed August 2015)
H Sauer (President), T Howarth AO VCitWA (Chairman) C Fear, K Gallagher, H Sauer, S Staniforth (Player Representative), D Vaux, J Edwards, D Healy, T Cook, M Folkard.
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER