Old Collegians Rugby Union Club





Peter Allen
Past Club President, Member (AM) in the general division of the Order of Australia, 2006

Ben Allgrove
Junior & senior player, junior coach, referee & 2002 Rhodes Scholar

Mark Auricht
Mountain climber. Died on Everest 24th May 2001.

Monty Bennett
Pre-war player. Helped rebuild the club after the war.
Mike von Berg
Member of Collegians since 1988, Chairman of SARU 1994 to 2005

Hartley Brimelow
Club President in 1967. Awarded Military Medal while serving in Burma during World War II

Bob Burgess
Obituaries & Eulogies & Article from the Sunday Mail, May 18th 1975
"Bull" Burrows
Brigadier Frederick Alexander Burrows, D.S.O., M.C., M.M., E.D., Polish Mily. Cross. Served in Gallipoli. Commanded the 2/13th at Tobruk. From Private to Brigadier. Vice-Pres. of the club in 1945

Denzil Church
Fullback, club President, Committee member & Life Member 2001

Owen Clark
Played for Collegians' 1979 to 1984, Club Captain in 1983.

Angus Crawford
Died in a car-crash October 2004

James Diack
Long time club member and match report writer from the early 1960s to 2000s
Peter Douglas
'Doc' Douglas.

Stewart Douglas
Son of 'Doc' Douglas.

Gerard Fogarty
Played for Collegians in the 80s & 90s; Brigadier Fogarty in April 2009.

Leigh Garner
Life member, died in 1974

Liam Gill
National debut against the All Blacks in Auckland 2012.

Ken Grayling
Ken was only briefly a member of OCRFC but his devotion to Rugby in SA deserves he be listed.
Rod Hauser
Wallaby half back in 17 tests. OCRFC 1970 Premiership.

Bruce Higgins
Consultant Physician, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Adelaide

Michael Hone
Former club captain/coach and second-row who contributed to the rebuilding of Collegians' and University clubs after the 1939-45 war. A well-known Adelaide Surgeon. Died on Anzac Day 2006.

Jason Hopton
President for part of 1948, member of long-standing
Lloyd Jackman
With Len Perkins rebuilt the club in 1945

A.D. Jose
Player(?) & 1949 Rhodes Scholar
Norman Jude
Club patron for 15 years. SA Politician.

Brian King
Player 1949-1961; Secretary in 1951

Mark Loane
Wallaby captain & no. 8. Opthalmologist & non-playing club member & supporter.
Arthur McGill
Wallaby - 21 tests 1968-73 - played for Collegians in 1977

Malcolm McQualter
Former 1st XV fullback. Killed in Phuoc Tuy February 1967.
Dave Pack
Long- term part-time player when on leave from the Gurkhas

Ben Perkins
Queensland representative prior to 1997.
Len Perkins
With Lloyd Jackman rebuilt the club in 1945

Gavin Pfister
South African-born flanker. Played for The Stormers.
Derek Robertson
First XV Captain 1962

Alex Rokobaro
Melbourne Rebels in 2013, previously Stade Francais.
Selected for Fijian national side, 2008

Colin Runge
Inaugural player of 1937 and a life devoted to Rugby.
Rob Sadler
Player, club coach, state coach, coach of Portuguese side Coimbra

Will Sadler
Collegians' player from Juniors to Seniors. From 2008, playing with T'gooi in Amsterdam. Son of Rob Sadler (above)

Tony Short
Anthony Short was a RAAF pilot killed in Malaysia in April 1999.

Alan Spry
Geologist and Club President of 1974.

Lionel Taylor
1953 club and state player, ADC to State Governor

Mike von Berg
Member of Collegians since 1988, Chairman of SARU 1994 to 2005..

Howell Witt
The 'Bush Bishop' and Club President of 1956 & 1957.

Gordon Bainbridge
Obituary & Perpetual Trophy

ADC's to SA Governor
Probable players - 1947 to 1953
War Veterans
Those who served Australia
Wallabies who went from us to play for Australia or Wallabies who came to us to play