Famous Rugby Players from Australia

List of notable or famous rugby players from Australia, with bios and photos, including the top rugby players born in Australia and even some popular rugby players who immigrated to Australia. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Australian rugby players then this list is the perfect resource for you. These rugby players are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known rugby player from Australia is included when available.

People include everything from Ashley Graham to Jesse Mogg.

This historic rugby players from Australia list can help answer the questions "Who are some Australian rugby players of note?" and "Who are the most famous rugby players from Australia?" These prominent rugby players of Australia may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Australian rugby players.

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    • Birthplace: Wagga Wagga, Australia
    Nathan Sharpe (born 26 February 1978) is a retired professional Australian rugby union player. He began his rugby career at the Queensland Reds in 1999 before joining the newly created Western Force ...more
    • Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
    Adam Ashley-Cooper (born 27 March 1984 in Sydney) is an Australian rugby union player. He plays for Kobelco Steelers in the Japanese Top League and has won 116 caps for Australia, the third most of ...more
    • Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
    Sione 'Utukiveisini Tatafu Polota-Nau (born 26 July 1985) is an Australian rugby union player who plays for Leicester Tigers in England's Premiership Rugby. He joined the club in December 2017.
    • Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
    Benn Robinson (born 19 July 1984, in Sydney) is a former Australian professional rugby union footballer. He plays as a loosehead prop for the New South Wales Waratahs in the Super Rugby competition, ...more
    • Birthplace: Blacktown, Australia
    Kurtley Beale (born 6 January 1989) is an Australian professional rugby union representative player who has made over 90 national representative appearances in a ten year playing career at the ...more
    • Birthplace: Brisbane, Australia
    Berrick Stevens Barnes (born 28 May 1986) is an Australian professional rugby union footballer. His usual position is fly-half or inside centre. He is currently signed with Japanese Top League club ...more