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WairarapaRugbyLogoWairarapa Rugby Union
(Founded , 1886 ; Original Member NZRU )
Headquarters : Masterton
Colours: Green


Wairarapa Team , Tour of Nelson and Marlborough, 1889 – Won Both Games

Date Home Club Away Club Score (H-A) Competition Season Venue
1889/08/10 Wairarapa RFU Wellington 05-03 Representative Match 1889 Greytown
1889/08/19 Wairarapa RFU NZ Natives 08-10 Representative Match 1889 Masterton
1889/09/07 Wellington Wairarapa RFU 11-10 Representative Match 1889 Wellington
1889/09/09 Marlborough Wairarapa RFU 03-07 Representative Match 1889 Blenheim
1889/09/11 Nelson Wairarapa RFU 01-04 Representative Match 1889 Nelson

1889 MATCH RECORD
Played 5 – Won 3 – Lost 2 – Pts For 35 – Pts Agst 27

1. August 10 WairarapaRugbyLogo vs WELLINGTON, at Greytown
Won 5 to 3
Wairarapa Scorers: J.W.Perry, W.H.Day tries ;  Jacob Baumber , Dropped Goal
Referee:  Mr.G.H.Smith (Wairarapa)

2. August 19 WairarapaRugbyLogo vs NZ NATIVES , at Masterton
Lost 10 to 8
Wairarapa Scorers: J.W.Perry (2), W.Eagle, tries ; Jacob Baumber , Penalty Goal ,conversion
Referee:  Mr.H.Roberts (Wellington)

3. September 7 WairarapaRugbyLogo vs WELLINGTON, at Wellington
Lost 11 to 10
Wairarapa Scorers: J.W.Perry, W.D.Watson, J.P.Kalaugher tries ; A.E.D’Arcy , Penalty Goal (dropped), R.Thompson 2 conversions

4. September 9 WairarapaRugbyLogo vs MARLBOROUGH, at Blenheim
Won 7 to 3
Wairarapa Scorers: R.THompson (2), C.Amos, tries ; R.Thompson, F.Pelling conversions

2. September 11 WairarapaRugbyLogo vs NELSON, at Nelson
Won 4 to 1
Wairarapa Scorers: H.Perry, try ; R.Thompson, goal from a Mark (taken by H.Perry)
Referee:  Mr.W.H.Hirschberg (Wairarapa)

Note: Tries counted 1 point ; conversions 2 points ; other goals 3 points