McHappy Day has been celebrated right around Canberra with Brumbies players crossing under the famous golden arches to lend a hand and raise money for sick children.
All first year Brumbies have returned from their annual induction camp this week having been given a crash course on what it takes to be a professional rugby player and positive influence for the community off the field.
Joe Tomane and Kimami Sitauti have given two thumbs up to Voices in the Forest, with the first performance by Anne Sophie von Otter to take place at the National Arboretum Saturday, 12 November.
Week three of preseason has been a tough one as the boys contend with wet and humid conditions.
As one of his first points of business as Brumbies Head Coach and supporter of rugby in Canberra, Jake White has announced that all contracted players will be allocated an ACT club to play and train with when they are not with the main team.
The ACT’s 2012 McHappy Day campaign was given two thumbs up by Brumbies players on Tuesday morning, with Stephen Hoiles officially launching the event outside the Civic restaurant.
Brumbies front row combo Stephen Moore and Ben Alexander have been selected in Robbie Deans 26-man squad to tour Britain in late November.
As the Brumbies prepare for the 2012 Super Rugby season, several key battles are being fought to see who will claim starting spots for Week One of the competition.
The Royal Military College Rugby Club has celebrated 100 years of rugby in Canberra with the unveiling of a plaque.
With Week Two of preseason almost finished the Brumbies are already looking leaner and more athletic under the new coaching structure.