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In July and August 1968, the French national rugby union team toured New Zealand and Australia. They played three tests against New Zealand and one against Australia, losing all four.


Scores and results list France's points tally first.
Date Opponent Location Result Score
Match 1 3 July
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Lansdowne Park, Blenheim Lost 19–24
Match 2 6 July
Carisbrook, Dunedin Won 12–6
Match 3 9 July
Rugby Park, Invercargill Won 8–6
Match 4 13 July New Zealand New Zealand Lancaster Park, Christchurch Lost 9–12
Match 5 17 July
Rugby Park, New Plymouth Won 21–6
Match 6 20 July
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Hawke's Bay
McLean Park, Napier Won 16–12
Match 7 23 July
The Showgrounds Oval, Palmerston North Won 8–3
Match 8 27 July New Zealand New Zealand Athletic Park, Wellington Lost 3–9
Match 9 31 July
King Country
Taumarunui Domain, Taumarunui Won 23–9
Match 10 3 August
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North Auckland
Okara Park, Whangarei Won 10–6
Match 11 6 August
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Rugby Park, Hamilton Won 13–8
Match 13 10 August New Zealand New Zealand Eden Park, Auckland Lost 12–19
Match 14 17 August Australia Australia SCG, Sydney Lost 10–11

Touring party

Full backs

Pierre Villepreux (Stade Toulousain), Claude Lacaze (Angoulême)


André Campaes (Lourdes), Jean-Marie Bonal (Stade Toulousain), Pierre Besson (Brive), Andre Piazza (Montauban), Claude Dourthe (Dax), Jean Trillo (Begles), Joe Maso (Perpignan), Jean-Pierre Lux (Tyrosse)


Christian Boujet (Grenoble), Jean Andrieu (Graulhet), Marcel Puget (Brive), Jean-Louis Berot (Stade Toulousain)


Christian Carrère (Toulon), Jean-Jacques Salut (Toulouse O.E.C), Jean-Claude Olivier (Cognac), Michel Billieres (Stade Toulousain), Alain Plantefol (Agen), Walter Spanghero (Narbonne), Élie Cester (Toulouse O.E.C), Michel Greffe (Grenoble), Benoît Dauga (Mont de Marsan), Jean-Claude Noble (La Voulte), Jean-Claude Berejnoi (Tuille), Jean-Michel Esponda (Perpignan), Jean Iracabal, Michel Lasserre (Agen), Jean-Paul Baux (Lannemezan), Michel Yachvili (Tulle)