Melbourne University Rugby Football Club (MURFC) is a foundation Club of the Victorian Rugby Union and the only such club remaining in the Victorian Premier Division since 1909. MURFC fields five teams in the Premier Division, including a Colts (U20) team, and a team including Over 35′s. We welcome all players, students and non-students, coaches, and their families to the club.
The club fields players from many nations, with France, Ireland,England, Wales, Scotland, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands represented in our playing ranks. Joining MURFC is an excellent way to meet people if you are new to Melbourne and want to establish local and international social and professional contacts. The club supports several junior clubs and Schools rugby.
We aim to provide members with a first-class rugby framework that enables them to achieve their potential as players. Our coaching group with wide international experience is led by Jason Jones. We have strong links to the VRU and the Melbourne Rebels. MURFC prides itself on offering all players a pathway to higher grades of rugby. If you demonstrate talent you will progress through the grades and be released for representative duties if selected.