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February 27, 2019
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Become a Wheatman
If you are interested in playing, please come along to training and sign up today. Seniors Training is Tuesday’s and Thursday’s from 6.30pm. Junior’s training is Wednesday’s from 3.30pm and Teenagers is also Wednesday’s from 5.30pm all at our grounds, John Ritter Oval, Orpen Street, Dalby. Our Women’s 7s train every Tuesday and Thursday evening from 5.30-7pm at the Dalby State High School Bunya Campus, Ashmore Street.
The Dalby and District Wheatmen is a club which actively encourages long lasting friendships through a family friendly environment. Breeding success and passion in our rugby as we strive for continual improvement both on and off the field. We are committed to growing the unity between the club and the community and attracting members and players from across the downs.
The Dalby & District Rugby Football Club ‘The Wheatmen’ was established in 1964. The club draws players and supporters from not only the Dalby area but also the communities of Bell, Cecil Plains, Chinchilla, Oakey, Moonie and Kingaroy. Our club has a proud and successful history taking home the Risdon Cup, B Grade, C Grade and Under 19/20’s trophies in the following years:
Risdon Cup – 1966, 1967, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1975, 1976, 1980, 1989, 2004, 2016, 2017
B Grade – 1969, 1976, 1977, 1979, 1995, 1999
C Grade – 1994, 2004, 2014, 2018
Under 19 – 1965, 1970, 1971, 1973
The Dalby & District Rugby Football Club currently has around 330 registered junior, teenage boys and girls, women’s and senior players. We have a team in every grade from Under 6’s through to A grade level. Our senior players compete in the Darling Downs Rugby Competition which runs from March through to September each year. The Dalby Rugby Union Club adheres to the Downs Rugby Code of Conduct in conjunction with the ARU Code of Conduct.
The Dalby Rugby Union holds various social fundraising events throughout the year including Ladies Day, Old Boys Day, Jellybaby Day, Sponsors Day, Presentation Night and Trivia Night.
The Wheatmen App
We have our own Dalby Wheatmen App. It’ll keep you up-to-date with your favourite team’s news, events, ladders and much more. To get the full features of our App you need to download Team App onto your smartphone. Download Team App here (http://teamapp.com/app). Its 100% FREE. Launch Team App and Sign Up. You’ll be sent an email to confirm your registration. Then search for Dalby Wheatmen and request access to group(s) that apply to you.