Key Dates & Info



Welcome to a new year of Ferdie Rugby! Please be aware that this year the first games will be played on Sunday April 8th (we had to make some compromise with Cricket Taranaki this year). The games will then go back to Saturdays. 

There is no Junior Rugby on April 21 or July 14 (except for U13) due to school holidays. 


Below are our Rugby Smart and Small Blacks dates for you and your coaches. Remember these are compulsory so please encourage and make sure all your coaches are aware of these dates.

Small Blacks Dates

  • Coastal at Rahotu Club Rooms – Wednesday 26th March 6pm
  • Central at Stratford Club – Wednesday 4th April 6pm
  • North at Tukapa – Monday 9th April 6pm (with John Leslie)
  • South at Hawera Hub - Tuesday 10th April 6pm (with John Leslie) - THIS HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO WEDNESDAY 11TH APRIL 6PM DUE TO CIVIL DEFENSE WEATHER WARNINGS!!
  • SB Catch up – Wednesday 2nd May at Tukapa Club 6pm 
Let us know any of your coaches that will be overseas or have other commitments. We want to make sure we have all our coaches through these courses. Thank you for your wonderful continuous support of our Taranaki rugby and look forward to a very strong 2018 season.
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