LGBTQ Inclusion

Rugby AU celebrates diversity of sex, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, intersex status, ability, skill, cultural background, ethnicity, religious or political beliefs and life stage.
There is a place in rugby for everyone, exactly as you are and Rugby AU is passionate about helping people lead happy, healthy and active lives.

Zero Tolerance Statement

Rugby Australia has a zero tolerance approach to any form of homophobia, biphobia and transphobia within our sport and organisation.

If you have experienced any of the above please report to Rugby Australia's LGBTQ confidential contact here.

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Pride in Sport

Pride in Sport is Australia’s only sporting inclusion program which helps sporting organisations and clubs with the inclusion of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex (LGBTI) employees, players, volunteers and spectators.

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Gay and Inclusive Clubs

There are 5 Gay and Inclusive clubs across the country that play in their local rugby competition.


The Melbourne Chargers are looking to defend their Bingham Cup crown. Photo: Melbourne Chargers Facebook