Play for Lane Cove Junior Rugby Union in 2019! Boys & girls of all shapes and sizes welcome.

  • Registrations for the 2019 season ARE NOW OPEN.
  • Prices range from $165 to $245 (depending on your age group). A family discount is available with every second child $15 off and third child $15 off.
  • There are approximately 14 rounds of rugby.
  • Registration days in Lane Cove Plaza on 2nd and 9th February, 8am to 1pm.
  • Try Rugby for new players is on 8th and 15th February, 4:30 to 5:30pm at Tantallon.
  • Pre-season training and trials generally starts in March depending on your age group. 
  • Coaches and Managers meeting is on Thursday 21st March, 7:30pm at The Diddy.
  • Jersey Day is on Friday 22nd March, 5:30 to 7:30 at Blackman Park.
  • The season starts on 29th March for Juniors and 6th April for Minis.

The NSW Government’s Active Kids vouchers are now available. Parents, guardians and carers can apply for a voucher valued up to $100 per calendar year for each student enrolled in school. The voucher can be used towards your registration. Apply online and you will be given a voucher number which you can then use when you register.

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• Mighty 5′s (U5) is touch not tackle with a focus on fun & skills; there is no training. Play Saturdays.
• Minis (U6 – U9) play Saturdays from end of March until the end of August.
• U6 – U7 is touch not tackle; U8 – U9 is modified versions of rugby focusing on safety.
• Minis participate in gala days and rugby tours.
• Players receive shorts, socks, training top, a backpack & free entry to Waratahs home games!


• Juniors (U10 – U16) play Sundays (and occasional Fridays) from the end of March until the end of August – 14 rounds plus finals. 
• Representative opportunities with Gordon Junior Rugby. 
• U14s do a fantastic tour to New Zealand.
• Access to coaching from Gordon Rugby Club coaches and players.
• Players receive shorts, socks, training top & free entry to Waratahs home games!

Girls only Rugby

There is also Girls only 7s and 15s competitions available including the 7s competitions which run for 7 weeks on Saturday evenings in term 1 and term 2/3. Lane Cove Junior Rugby is keen to get as many girls involved as possible. If you are keen to play please email and provide your name, age, mobile, email and preference – 7s or 15s.

For more information on the competitions go to Sydney Junior Rugby Union or learn more about our club.

Registration instructions

Step One – Active Kids Voucher

Please redeem your Active Kids Voucher. This process will take approximately 5-10 minutes for each child. Please have your Driver’s Licence and Medicare Card ready as they are need for verification purposes. 

Step Two – Sign up for your Rugby Xplorer Account
You need this Account in order to Register to play Rugby, Coach, Umpire, Manage or Volunteer for the Club. As this is a new system – EVERYONE will be new to start with.

2. Enter your email or MyRugby ID – please use the email you registered with in 2018 and/or the one that is linked to your Rugby Portal (accreditations)
3. IF FOUND click “email me a magic link”
4. Open your email and click the magic link
5. Enter new password
6. Click “confirm”
7. Enter your email 
8. Click ‘Sign in manually”
9. Email will pre-populate, enter password
10. Click “Sign In”
11. You will be directed to the participant portal and can edit any details in “My Dashboard’ as required

IF EMAIL NOT FOUND at Step 3 above - 
1. Click “SIGN ME UP”
2. Enter your details to create a Rugby Account
3. Open your email and click the magic link
4. Enter new password
5. Click “confirm”
6. Enter your email 
7. Click ‘Sign in manually”
8. Email will pre-populate, enter password
9. Click “Sign In”
10. You will be directed to the participant portal and can edit any details in “My Dashboard’ as required

Sign in (Returning Participant and already signed up to Rugby Xplorer
1. IF KNOWN, click “Sign in manually”
2. Email address will pre-populate, enter password
3. Click “sign in”
4. You will be directed to the participant portal and can edit any details in “My Dashboard’ as required

RESET PASSWORD – only if you have already set up Rugby Xplorer and you have forgotten your password
2. Enter your email or MyRugby ID
3. Click “Sign in Manually”
4. Click “Reset Password”


Existing Linked Accounts
- If you and other participants share the same email address and have an existing family relations in the system (e.g. parent and child), all records will be brought across to Rugby Xplorer
- The person who has logged in will become the primary account holder (usually the parent). Parents and Children can be registered individually.
- You can view linked accounts by click the PERSON ICON (top right of your screen) of your My Profile Page.

Create New Linked Accounts to Rugby Xplorer 
2. Click “Register”
3. Click “Create a Rugby Linked Account”
4. Click “Continue”
5. Enter First Name, Last Name, DOB and mobile
6. Click “Sign Up”

NB – This record will be linked and have the same email address as the primary account holder.
- The ability to add and edit an email address for a linked account will be made available later this month.  This will enable linked accounts to login themselves.


The App can be downloaded through the App Store for iPhones or Google Play for Androids.

Apple Store:

Google Play: 


In order to Register for the Season of 2019 you must have already signed up for your Rugby Xplorer Account – if you have not done this please see Step Two above.  You can complete your registrations through the Rugby Xplorer App or on your home computers/laptops.

1. Open Rugby Xplorer App (phone) / Rugby Portal (through computer or laptop)
2. Click “Register”
3. Select who you would like to “Register” (ensure tick next to their record), Click “Continue”
4. Enter Club Name  (Lane Cove JRU) and “search”
5. Click Club Name and “next” (be sure to of ticked Lane Cove JRU Sydney Junior Rugby Union)
6. Select Registration Role, Registration Type, Registration Type (XVs Juniors), and Duration (Season) and Click NEXT. For Under 5′s – Select Registration Role (Modified Rugby Participant), Registration Type (Little Rugby) and Duration (Season). 
7. Registrations will display open or closed.  If open, continue through the process
8. Check personal details, click “next”
9. Ability to add a headshot (including a selfie) or click “skip”
10. Update address, gender and country of origin, PLEASE DO NOT MAKE YOUR PROFILE PRIVATE - we can not allocate you to a team if your profiles are made private.
11. Enter emergency contact details, click “next”
12. Additional information – If Under18 Enter school, Height and Weight.  If non-playing members please enter your WWC details
13. Add in any Club merchandise you wish to purchase
14.Registration summary will appear
15. If Applicable, Enter NSW Active Kids voucher
16. Agree to Rugby AU T&C’s
17. Click “continue to payment”
18. Select Payment Option – Credit or Debit Cards only
19. Click Make Payment
20. Confirmation screen will appear, and confirmation email will be sent to the participant. Click “Finish”
21. Would you like to add another registration? – NOTE by selecting no, you will no longer be eligible for family discount – $15 off for the 2nd and 3rd child.
If YES please complete steps 3 through to 20
If NO – you are all done and ready to play Rugby with Lane Cove Junior Rugby for the season of 2019.

For any registration information or assistance please contact our Registrar at