Dubbo Regional Council is proud to announce that it will host a 2019/2020 National Rugby Competition game.

The NSW Country Eagles and Sydney Rays will bring the competition to Dubbo on 31 August 2019.

The fixture is being billed as a 'Country v City' match and is set to draw thousands of rugby union fans to Apex Oval.

Ticket sales yet to be announced.


Getting to Dubbo is easy. Fly direct from Melbourne, Sydney, Newcastle, or Brisbane; or catch the XPT from Sydney arriving and departing Dubbo daily.

Accommodation | There are 4,000 beds available across over 70 accommodation providers, ranging from hotels, motels, self-contained apartments to camping and cabins. Group accommodation is Dubbo’s speciality.
Things to see and do | With over 25 attractions and activities on offer, Dubbo has something for every rugby enthusiast to enjoy.
Eateries | Dubbo boasts an excellent range of cafes, restaurants, popular eateries, pubs, clubs and bistros - perfect options for hearty appetites.


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