Rugby Australia Archives, Sydney

Identity area

Identifier

daa/572

Authorized form of name

Rugby Australia Archives, Sydney

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

  • Formerly Australian Rugby Union Archives

Type

  • Community

Contact area

 

Archives Manager

Type

Address

Street address

Rugby Australia Building, Corner of Moore Park Road and Driver Avenue, Moore Park
Postal address: PO BOX 800, Surry Hills, NSW 2010

Locality

Sydney

Region

New South Wales

Country name

Postal code

2021

Telephone

02 8005 5555

Fax

Note

Description area

History

In December 2017 Australian Rugby Union to changed its name to Rugby Australia.

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Officer in charge: Archives Manager

Records management and collecting policies

Australian Rugby Union/ Rugby Australia (corporate and players) and NSW Rugby Union (corporate and players): including paper-based records, museum items, memorabilia and publications.

Buildings

Holdings

Holdings include records related to:

  • NSW Rugby Union, 1880 -present
  • Australian Rugby Union, 1946 -present
  • Various Rugby Players, 1880s -present

Quantity: About 250 linear shelf metres, plus a library of about 2,000 books.

Finding aids, guides and publications

Access area

Opening times

Monday to Thursday 9am–5pm. Visits by appointment, preferable Monday or Tuesday.

Access conditions and requirements

Corporate records are closed to external researchers. At the discretion of the Archivist and Executive exceptions can be made.

Accessibility

Services area

Research services

Mail, telephone and email assistance available. Rugby library available for research (no borrowing).

Reproduction services

There is no copying service.

Public areas

Control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Revised 8 August 2018

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Recreation / Leisure / Sports (Thematic area)
  • Social Organisations and Activities (Thematic area)
  • Clipboard

Primary contact

Rugby Australia Building, Corner of Moore Park Road and Driver Avenue, Moore Park Postal address: PO BOX 800, Surry Hills, NSW 2010
Sydney, New South Wales 2021