National Rugby Championship

Founded in 2018, the U19 Rugby Championship (URC) showcases some of Australia’s finest up-and-coming Rugby talent in a week-long tournament in the Nation’s capital.

Queensland Country and Brisbane City represent Queensland, while teams from New South Wales Country, Sydney, the Melbourne Rebels, the Brumbies, Western Australia, as well as a Barbarians side, compete in the tournament.

Queensland have dominated the competition, with Brisbane City claiming the title on both occasions without losing a fixture.

Queensland Country have finished second and third in the respective two tournaments.

Players including current St.George Queensland Reds squad members Isaac Lucas and Dane Zander competed in the inaugural URC tournament.