Avondale give Illawarra rugby the flick after rule change displeasure

Agron Latifi
Updated November 30 2023 - 8:05pm, first published 11:39am
Avondale Wombats Rugby Union Club has pulled out of the Illawarra competition and will not field senior teams in the 2024 season. Picture by Anna Warr
Avondale Wombats Rugby Union Club has pulled out of the Illawarra competition and will not field senior teams in the 2024 season. Picture by Anna Warr

Only nine teams will feature in the 2024 Illawarra District Rugby Union season after one of the region's most successful clubs pulled out of the senior men's competition.

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Agron Latifi

Agron Latifi

Sports Reporter

Wollongong born and bred. I love reporting about the Illawarra region and have been doing it for more than 20 years. I've moved into sport recently after covering the education round for the last five plus years for the Illawarra Mercury. It's been a great pleasure.

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