Beach Rugby Australia Tournament 2019

What you need to know

Do you and your team want to join in with the most famous Beach Rugby Tournament in Australia?

EVENT INFORMATION 

REGISTRATION:

*A DEPOSIT WILL BE REQUIRED TO SECURE YOUR TEAM’S PLACE!

Each team can have a minimum of 5 in-field players and a maximum of 7 substitute players.

NOTE: The names of players aren’t required until 14 days prior to the event – and then can be changed up until the day of the tournament – must be registered and signed off before a player is eligible to compete under Beach Rugby Australia insurance terms.

DEPOSIT PAYMENT:

Secure your team’s spot NOW in this year’s Beach Rugby Festival with an online payment of $150 deposit per team ($100 for Youth).  Once registration/deposit is received, we will contact you immediately with further details including our Event Schedule and details for payment of balance of registration.

Team Type

Deposit *

Instalments
August payments

Full Entry Fee

Open Men Elite

$150

2 x $150

$450

Open Men Social

$150

2 x $150

$450

Masters (35+)

$150

2 x $150

$450

Colts Men (U21)

$150

2 x $100

$350

Youth Men (U17) **

$100

2 x $75

$250

Open Women’s

$150

2 x $150

$450

Colts Women (U21

$150

2 x $100

$350

Youth Women (U17)

$100

2 x $75

$250

only a deposit is required to secure your team’s place. Balance is payable as per Team Type, with deposits non-refundable.  Players names are not required until 14 days prior to the event.

** must be 15 years and over to play

Individual Entries – $45 Open / Colts $35 / Youth $25 / Masters $45

Individual competitors looking for a team should contact Peter Hickey directly via peter@beachrugbyaustralia.com.au or 0418 730 100.  Individals searching for a team to play in or those who need another player to complete their team will be catered for and teamed up accordingly.

We can facilitate participation through the exchange “DRAFT” of similar requests.

Early Bird Incentive – first 100 people to enter receive a FREE singlet included in all team / individual entries. Click HERE to view the singlet.

Registration Fee Includes:

Team name / sponsor registered and listed on website (sponsor if applicable) / goodie gift bag with free product / free entry to all beach functions and live entertainment.

Team Players Names  – If you don’t know all the names during booking registrations you can do this at a later time. Deadline is 2 weeks (Friday August 23) before the start of the tournament – Beach Rugby Australia will  issue final reminders.  

Beach Rugby Australia Festival – Beach Stadium:

CELEBRATE – PLAY – PARTY (ON BEACH)

We welcome players and guests to relax and visit our fully licenced beach bar / lounge, live entertainment / daily after match beach party /  food and beverages – it’s our social event of the year.

Fox SportsTelevision – FOX Sports

Beach Rugby Australia will produce the event into a half hour lifestyle program

Format of the program will be a personality driven format designed to market the sport and the event to a national & international audience.

TV Distribution Summary:

  • Fox Sports Australia & Sky NZ
  • Fox/Star International  – 50 countries across Asia-Pacific
  • Feature story on Kick & Chase (Fox Sport Rugby Magazine program)

REFEREES:

The official matches are refereed by expert referees. From Gold Coast Districts Rugby Union This is in line with EBRA (European Beach Rugby Association) requirements.

RULES:

Beach Rugby with five players (Beach Fives) is a straightforward and easy-to-understand contact sport. The game rules are clear and specially devised to make everything revolve around speed and excitement.  Beach Rugby (Beach Fives Rugby) is gaining more and more popularity among players as well as spectators. For rules follow this link.

TEAM PLAYING UNIFORMS:

All the players shall wear tear-resistant team uniforms with the players’ numbers on the back. Beach Fives Rugby is also played without footwear. Protective socks are allowed. Before the start of the game, this is controlled by either referee or other officials for the tournament. 

RESTRICTION OF ALCOHOL:

We ask your understanding that it is not acceptable to bring your own alcoholic beverages to the beach stadium during the event. Consuming your own alcoholic beverages in the stadium is not allowed during the entire tournament. The organization is entitled to confiscate all alcoholic beverages people have brought with them.

To be updated there will be a full program of side events. At present Beach Rugby Australia is finalising and shaping the program – our website will be continually updated

Beach Rugby Australia – Tournament Program – subject to close of entries on August 25 we will post final schedule of time and team draws across the event weekend

LIABILITY:

Visitors are entering the Beach Rugby Australia Festival premises free of charge  and attending the matches at their own risk. The organization and its partners are not responsible for damage to visitors’ property.

Complete the form below please!

For questions on 2019 Beach Rugby Australia Festival email mel@beachrugbyaustralia.com.au