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Ready to register as a referee? Simply follow the steps below and you’ll be out on the field in no time!

Referee Ready Online Course

Please follow the steps below to enroll.

  1. Head to the Rugby Xplorer app or visit
  2. On the left-hand menu choose ‘Learning Centre’ and click on the appropriate profile.
  3. Choose 'Browse Learning’ then ‘Referee’ from the left hand side menu.
  4. Choose 'Referee Ready’ and select a course at the appropriate time (these can be online via ZOOM or face to face).

Referee Accreditation Pathway

See below for information regarding the Referee Accreditation Pathway

National Webinar Series

Thursday Feburary 17 - 7's contest

Thursday March 17 - Season Opener: Gameday experience

Thursday April 21 - Communication and interaction

Thursday May 19 - Game structure & rscalation

Thursday June 16 - Material effect and application of advantage

Thursday July 14 - Mid-Season review

Thursday August 18 - Running lines, positioning & being where you need to be.

Thursday October 20 - 7's GMGs

Local associations will conduct additional education sessions for their members. Please contact your association for details.

State contacts:

QLD/NT – Rohan Hoffmann:

NSW – Alex Richards:

VIC/TAS/SA/WA/ACT – Graham Cooper:

For more assistance visit our Resource Library with self-help guides available here.