1994 Ireland rugby union tour of Australia
Top test point scorer(s)Michael Lynagh (30)
Top test try scorer(s)Ilie Tabua Tamanivalu(2)
Summary
P W D L
Total
08 02 00 06
Test match
02 00 00 02
Opponent
P W D L
 Australia
2 0 0 2
Tour chronology
Previous tourNew Zealand 1992
Next tourSouth Africa 1998

1994 Ireland rugby union tour of Australia. The Ireland national rugby union team embarked on their second tour of Australia, having previously visited in 1979. Both Jonathan Bell and Keith Wood made their senior international debuts in the first Test.[1]

Non-International Games

Scores and results list Ireland's points tally first.
Opposing Team For Against Date Venue
Western Australia 64 8 18 May 1994 WACA Ground, Perth[2]
New South Wales 18 55 22 May 1994 Concord Oval, Sydney[2]
Australian Capital Territory 9 22 25 May 1994 Manuka Oval, Canberra[2]
Queensland 26 29 29 May 1994 Ballymore, Brisbane[2]
Australian XV 9 57 1 June 1994 Kruttschnitt Oval, Mount Isa[2]
New South Wales Country 20 18 8 June 1994 Oakes Oval, Lismore[2]

Test matches

5 June 1994
Australia  33–13 Ireland
Tries: Matt Burke
David Campese
Michael Lynagh
Damian Smith
Ilie Tabua Tamanivalu
Con:Michael Lynagh
Pen: Michael Lynagh (2)
Report[3] Tries: Paddy Johns
Con: Eric Elwood
Pen: Eric Elwood
Conor O'Shea
Ballymore, Brisbane
Attendance: 26,545
Referee: J Dume (France)
11 June 1994
Australia  32–18 Ireland
Tries: Dan Herbert
Ilie Tabua Tamanivalu
David Wilson
Con:Michael Lynagh
Pen: Michael Lynagh (5)
Report[4] Tries: Peter Clohessy
Neil Francis
Con: Conor O'Shea
Pen: Conor O'Shea
Drop Goal Conor O'Shea
Sydney Football Stadium, Sydney
Attendance: 37,239
Referee: J Dume (France)

Touring party

Backs

Forwards

See also

References

  1. ^ www.irishrugby.ie
  2. ^ a b c d e f "Ireland Rugby tours". Irish Rugby. Retrieved 23 December 2021.
  3. ^ "IRELAND TOUR - Brisbane, 5 June 1994". espnscrum. Retrieved 24 December 2021.
  4. ^ "IRELAND TOUR - Sydney, 11 June 1994". espnscrum. Retrieved 24 December 2021.