1907 New Zealand rugby union tour of Australia

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1907 New Zealand rugby union tour of Australia
Top point scorer(s) Frank Fryer (33)
Summary
P W D L
Total
07 05 00 01
Test match
03 02 01 00
Opponent
P W D L
 Australia
3 2 1 0
Tour chronology
Previous tour 1905 Europe & N.America
Next tour 1910 Australia

The 1907 New Zealand rugby union tour of Australia was the sixth tour by the New Zealand national team to Australia. Four matches were played against regional and district sides along with three Test match against the Australia national side, being the first time both teams played each other.[1]

New Zealand won the series with two victories and a tied match, before the tour matches, New Zealand played a preliminary game v. the Wellington RU team at the Athletic Park, won by the All Blacks 19–6.

Matches[edit]

Complete list of matches played by the All Blacks in Australia:[2]

     Test matches

# Date Rival City Venue Score
1 13 Jul NSW Waratahs Sydney Cricket Ground 11–3
2 17 Jul NSW Waratahs Sydney Cricket Ground 0–14
3 20 Jul  Australia Sydney Cricket Ground 26–6
4 24 Jul Queensland Reds Brisbane The Gabba 23–3
5 27 Jul Queensland Reds Brisbane The Gabba 17–11
6 3 Aug  Australia Brisbane The Gabba 14–5
7 10 Aug  Australia Sydney Cricket Ground 5–5
Balance
Pl W D L Ps Pc
7 5 0 1 96 47

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