Rugby Australia announce Australian U16’s Development Squad

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Rugby Australia have announced a 27-player Australian Under 16’s Development Squad.

The squad comes following the U16 National Championships, with the NSW Waratahs taking out the title with a 40-10 win over the Queensland Reds.

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The squad will assemble in camp at The Southport School on the Gold Coast from the 9th to the 12th of December.

It will be coached by Rugby Australia High-Performance staff, along with Rugby Australia support staff.

This will include current Junior Wallabies Head Coach Nathan Grey, and Junior Wallabies assistant coaches Nic Henderson and Shannon Fraser, with a focus on building individual skills whilst focusing on mental and physical preparation.

As expected, the Waratahs dominate the squad with 17 selections after they went unbeaten throughout the tournament.

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