National Coaching Conference


Sydney, Tuesday 5th July, St Ignatius College, Riverview

The event will begin with a 'Welcome to Country' leading into the keynote presentations.



Michael Cheika - Qantas Wallabies Head Coach

Rod Macqueen - World Cup Winning Wallabies Coach (1999)

OUR WATCH Panel - MC: Patty Kinnersly - Director, Practice Leadership, Our Watch

Dr Warren McDonald - ARU Chief Medical Officer



Mario Ledesma - Qantas Wallabies Assistant Coach

Hayden Master - Qantas Wallabies Head of Athletic Performance

Brad Harrington - Qantas Wallabies Strength & Conditioning Coach

Cathal Garvey - Qantas Wallabies Analyst

Adrian Thompson - Australian U20s Head Coach

Andrew Lees- Australian Rugby Panel Match Officials

Julian Huxley - Sydney Rays NRC Coaching staff

Michael Magriplis - ARU Coach Development / Australian Barbarians Head Coach 


CLOSING KEYNOTE (Networking Supper)

Simon Strachan - Gain Line Analytics


This course has now been completed. Stay tuned for more NCC information of future events.