Junior Overview
NT Rugby Union coordinates a Junior competition in Darwin catering for under 5 to under 17 for boys and girls.

Competitions and training opportunities are provided in Nhulunbuy by East Arnhem Rugby Union here and in Alice Springs by Central Australian Rugby Union here and in Katherine by Katherine Rugby Union here.

Under 5s -Under 11s

NT Rugby Union run non-competition age groups in Darwin from 5 years old to 11 years old in a fun format for all abilities. These non-competitions are run for the purpose of introducing the sport of rugby, with an emphasis of having fun and everyone getting involved, rather than winning. This is a great way to get your child involved in the great game of rugby in a safe and positive environment.

Under 13s - Under 17s

This age range involves structured competition rugby. All teams play in a round-robin competition which lead to a finals series and competition winner. The competitions cater for all who wish to get involved with the game.

Click here to download the competitions rules for the Darwin Club Junior Competition 2023-2024.