The QRU is indebted to our partners for helping to support and grow the game of Rugby in Queensland, and also our flagship male and female teams at a professional and elite pathways level.
BMS is a dynamic global broker that provides specialist insurance, reinsurance and capital markets advisory services. We are a global brand with offices located across the US, Canada, Latin America, Australia, Europe and Asia with a strong local focus and an understanding of market needs. Our goal is to protect our clients’ businesses by deeply understanding their needs so that we become a natural extension of their team. Working together, we can provide strategic, innovative and tailored risk management advice and specialist insurance solutions. The success of our Australian business is backed by our personal attention while our international scale affords us access to a full suite of products that aligns with our client’s individual needs. BMS has offices in Brisbane, Gold Coast, Sydney, Melbourne and Perth.
Santos is an Australian energy pioneer. They have safely and sustainably discovered, developed and delivered natural gas to the people of Australia and Asia for more than 60 years. With origins in the Cooper Basin, Santos has one of the largest exploration and production acreages in Australia and extensive infrastructure. Their strategy is centred on five core, long-life natural gas and LNG assets. These assets support their aim to be a leading Australian domestic gas supplier and a major LNG exporter supplying clean energy to Asia.
Rio TintoMajor Partner
For 147 years, Rio Tinto has been pioneering the production of materials essential to human progress. Our minerals and metals help make modern life work. They are found in buildings and infrastructure, in vehicles and transport networks, and throughout the home. Through the products we deliver, and the partnerships we create and nurture, Rio Tinto works to make a difference in our local communities and in the world at large.
Alliance AirlinesMajor Partner
Alliance Airlines is Australasia’s leading provider of contract, charter and allied aviation and maintenance. The Company provides essential services to mining, energy, sport, tourism and government sectors and holds IATA’s IOSA certification and Flight Safety Foundation “BARS Gold” status, the first such carrier in Australia to be so recognised. Alliance has operational bases in Brisbane, Townsville, Cairns, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth, Darwin and Rockhampton and a dedicated engineering base located at Brisbane Airport. Should you have any air charter requirements, please visit their website.
TFH is proudly an Australian family owned and operated business with 38 branches nationally. From humble beginnings… However we are more than just fencing. We also provide event flooring, portable toilets and more to a wide range of Australian and international businesses catering for small, medium or large projects.
Canterbury of New Zealand is known for its hard working and wearing, versatile activewear. A benchmark for the sporting landscape for over 118 years, their clothing is seen as a ‘badge of honour’ for anyone who pulls on the iconic CCC logo. Canterbury is committed to making stylish, crafted products that are built to last, making it the perfect kit solution for both on-and-off the field. With its long standing, rich heritage of being an official partner to some of the world’s legendary sporting teams – including the All Blacks, the British & Irish Lions, Ireland Rugby and the Blackcaps, New Zealand's national cricket team – the Queensland Reds are once again proud to call Canterbury of New Zealand our official apparel partner.
Westpoint AutosOfficial Partner
Westpoint Autos is a privately-owned family company, that has been established for over 30 successful years. We are today one of Australia’s most accomplished Automotive Groups. Westpoint Autos are an award winning Multi Franchise Dealer Group with over 10 New Car Brands, and Salters Used Cars, totalling over 15 locations throughout Brisbane and surrounds. We are proud to be Official Vehicle Partner to Queensland Rugby Union and Queensland Reds, supporting them engaging with grass roots rugby, the local community and beyond. For any vehicle enquiries, contact Kylie Pagbilao at: email@example.com
Construction has been Buildcorp’s core business for over 32 years, however the evolution of our family owned business has differentiated us beyond just what we do. Whether it’s a Project Manager proudly handing over another project defect-free, a Site Supervisor proactively ensuring their team make it home safe, or men and women in balanced teams finding the best solution, our values are put into action every day. Our difference comes from who we are and what we stand for. How we treat our people, partners and community matters to each of us. The collective, collaborative attitude of our people is Buildcorp’s real difference and our reward is three decades of success: passionate staff, loyal customers, industry leading systems, award winning projects, supportive suppliers and a reputation to be proud of.
Taylors WinesOfficial Partner
For three generations the Taylor family have crafted award-winning Australian wines in the Clare Valley, South Australia. Taylors understands truly great wines are made in the vineyard and that the art of fine winemaking is to respect and capture the essence of the vineyard site and to highlight the unique varietal expression of each grape variety.
AsahiOfficial Beverage Partner
Asahi Lifestyle Beverages is Asahi Beverages’ non-alcoholic drinks business in Australia. ALB makes and distributes some of Australia’s most-loved drinks. Our diverse range of drinks includes leading brands such as Schweppes, Solo, Cottee’s and Cool Ridge water. It also includes Spring Valley and Charlie’s juices plus StrangeLove premium adult soft drinks and mixers. We also proudly manufacture and distribute under licence Pepsi, Mountain Dew, Sunkist, Gatorade and Lipton Iced Tea.
Our success is built on a rich Australian heritage. From the ingenuity of the Queensland sugar millers who turned molasses into Bundaberg Rum in 1888 to the creators of Australia’s first premix drink – UDL – in the 1960s, we stand on the shoulders of giants of our industry and act with the same entrepreneurial spirit and determination to succeed. From Leichhardt to Longreach, our 200-plus brands are enjoyed by 1.5 million Australians every year and include some of Australia’s favourite spirits, including Queensland’s finest Bundaberg Rum.
Ringers WesternOfficial Partner
Ringers Western aims to provide hardworking Australians with something that represents not only the iconic symbols of ringers and cowboys, but will also appeal to all men and women of different shape and sizes seeking quality clothing with style. If you are looking for work gear for the farm or city, we provide work wardrobe essentials and personalised embroidery that will elevate your professionalism.
Belbaker Bus CharterOfficial Supplier
Belbaker Bus Charter is committed to providing exceptional logistical management at competitive prices. Because of this, they have become the main ground transport provider of choice for many schools and education centres, corporations, event organisers, social and sporting groups and many more throughout Brisbane and the Gold Coast.
Mater believe every individual has the right to access world-class health services and information so that they can live every day to the fullest. The aim is to empower people, whatever their health goals are, to positively engage in good health knowing they can depend on Mater to support them spiritually, emotionally, socially and physically. Advocates for health and wellness without discrimination, and are proactive and innovative in this role. Mater brings together their collective expertise and resources across health, education and research to deliver new services in new ways, and to support you in making better choices about your health, every day.
La BanderitaOfficial Partner
La Banderita are Australia's favourite tortillas, all the way from the USA! Established in 1988 by Mrs Veronica Moreno, OLÉ Mexican Foods remains today a family-owned and operated business that is now the largest privately-owned tortilla manufacturer in the States. You only need to try La Banderita to understand why so many people love them ~ they are the best tasting tortillas on the market, so soft and fresh! Whether it's enjoying Street tacos at your next party, taco night with your family, a burrito by the beach or a pre-game BBQ with some tacos before the Reds kick-off, La Banderita is the best!
Rivernet CommunicationsOfficial Partner
Founded in 2008, Rivernet Communications has a proud reputation for delivering tailored technology solutions to drive business outcomes. Data and voice communication specialists in the IT networking industry, Rivernet makes sure your tech is working for you, not against you. Focused on future-proofing your network, they can architect, design, implement, and provide ongoing support for a range of critical technology solutions for large enterprises and government entities. With major clients such as Hutchies and Queensland Health, Rivernet is known as the technology provider that helps you do better business.
Nine QueenslandMedia Partner
Nine News is Australia’s most trusted source of news and current affairs. Nine’s experienced team has delivered breaking news, features and exclusive news from around Australia and the world into homes since 1956. Since the very first news bulletin Channel Nine has continued to broadcast more hours of news and current affairs than any other Australian commercial TV network. The first bulletin may have been broadcast over 60 years ago but the values and philosophy of Nine News remain the same to this day - accurate, authentic and trusted reporting. No matter where or how you consume your news, you’ll always see the full story on Nine.
HopgoodGanim LawyersOfficial Partner
HopgoodGanim Lawyers is an Australian independent legal and advisory firm founded in Queensland in 1974. We advise on all commercial areas of legal practice across key sectors and house a large private practice for advice on family law, estates and succession planning. We are currently 42 partners and more than 280 staff and operate nationally and internationally from our two locations of Brisbane and Perth.
Cést BonOfficial Function Partner
A mini French Quartier in the historic heart of Woolloongabba – C’est Bon provides charming, cosy spaces for locals and visitors to dine and linger from the first breakfast espresso through to the post-dinner digestif. Our charming spaces provide a range of experiences from cosy and intimate in our Restaurant, Bar and Cellar, to warm and sunny en plein air in our Garden Terrasse and Rooftop Bar.
Quest Kelvin GroveOfficial Partner
Quest Kelvin Grove offers a perfect blend of business and leisure, making an ideal destination for travellers seeking a central location, 15 minutes’ drive to the Brisbane Airport. The property also provides access to local restaurant precinct, Village Market, Ballymore Stadium, the Home Court of QLD Reds Rugby, Suncorp Stadium, Victoria Park, La Boite Theatre, RNA Showgrounds and Brisbane CBD, making it the perfect launch pad for your Brisbane exploration with easy access to anywhere in Brisbane. Why not unwind after a workout in the gym with a refreshing dip in the pool? With recently refurbished rooms you can create a home away from home with smart TV, fast Wi-Fi and conference facilities. We welcome corporate guests as well as couples and families for short or long stays.
Mitchell OgilvieOfficial Partner
When Mitchell Ogilvie started the store that became the menswear institution it is today, the year was 1981 and he was 21 years old. Mitch’s vision was to build Brisbane’s finest luxury menswear emporium, catering to men of all ages, and providing a customer service experience that was incomparable, and he’s done so ever since. In 2011, Mitch welcomed business partner Aung Lynn into the company to manage the Mitchell Ogilvie store experience and collections. Mitch remains heavily involved in the strategic direction of the business, and still joins Aung on the annual pilgrimage to Italy to select from the next season’s designs, while catching up with old friends in fashion.
Qscan Radiology Clinics offer a full spectrum of sports imaging services, including medical scans and interventional procedures to diagnose and manage musculoskeletal and sports-related injuries. Qscan works with everyone from elite athletes to amateur sporting teams to provide comprehensive care for every patient. An extensive range of diagnostic sports imaging services is available including, x-ray, ultrasound, CT, MRI, BMD and DXA body composition scans. Qscan also offers pain management and image-guided injections and interventional procedures including spinal and musculoskeletal cortisone injections and platelet-rich plasma (PRP).
VPA was established in 2009 in Brisbane, Australia. They are 100% Australian owned and operated. Like so many things in Australia, the high cost of international supplement products did not sit well with the Managing Director and from his passion to see "lower prices in Australia", VPA was birthed.
Worldwide MiltonOfficial Supplier
At Worldwide Milton we specialise in a range of products and services that will make marketing your business a more streamlined process. From graphic design, marketing services and branded merchandise, through to printing, finishing, distribution, and logistics, we value quality and strive to deliver the very best in customer service. Our business has supported Queensland grassroots rugby for many years at a junior club level with the UQ Bullsharks and at a GPS schoolboy level. We are proud and excited to come on board as the preferred print supplier for the QRU.
Victor SportsOfficial supplier
Victor Sports was established in 1993 and has continuously expanded its business practices and product range to now provide a comprehensive range of sports medical and rehabilitation appliances. Products we supply include Strapping Tape, Sports Medicine Items, Braces, Foot Care, Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation and First Aid Products. Our goal is to equip athletes and medical professionals with the most advanced sports medical products available. Even if you're a small local club or a "Weekend Warrior" Victor Sports will be happy to help.
Exersia provides high quality products that promote a lifestyle of movement, performance, prevention, and recovery. The goals of our customers vary from chasing their personal best, recovering from injury, preventing injury, managing a disability, and reducing pain or swelling. Our products are also popular in the workplace to promote safety and staff engagement. Exersia assists people to ‘Move Towards’ their goals and are proud to partner with the Queensland Rugby community.
Born and raised on the pristine beaches of the Gold Coast, Australia, DRITIMES is the world’s best towel. Inspired by good times and purpose built to work hard and play even harder. Sport. Beach. Pool. Travel. Whatever your passion, DRITIMES is all about creating incredible towels for every adventure. Crafted from the finest fabrics on offer, we create our luxury performance products for versatility and durability. Dritimes products have a long list of tech benefits including fast dri material, antibacterial, odour-free, ultra-absorbent, compact and lightweight.
Elite CleaningCleaning Partner
Established in Brisbane in 1984, Elite Maintenance Services Group provides commercial, carpet & upholstery cleaning, pest management, water/mould/fire damage restoration and facility management services across Australia. Elite offers unique cleaning solutions for carpet and upholstery cleaning that set them apart from the competition. Their product for the public, Supa Spotta, has been beloved by customers for decades for its unparalleled effectiveness on stain removal.
Veo TechnologiesOfficial supplier
Veo work every day to make sports technology accessible to all. Pro clubs and elite-level academies record their matches. But with video technology evolving dramatically with high-end cameras in smartphones and ubiquitous action cameras, why wasn’t it possible to simply, affordably, and easily record all games – from Champions League to Sunday League? Advanced technology in the world of sport is unfairly distributed, and Veo are on a mission to change that.
Queensland GovernmentMajor Sponsors
The Government of Queensland, also referred to as the Queensland Government, is the Australian state democratic administrative authority of Queensland. The Government of Queensland, a parliamentary constitutional monarchy, was formed in 1859 as prescribed in its Constitution, as amended from time to time. Since the Federation of Australia in 1901, Queensland has been a state of the Commonwealth of Australia, and the Constitution of Australia regulates its relationship with the Commonwealth. Under the Australian Constitution, Queensland ceded legislative and judicial supremacy to the Commonwealth, but retained powers in all matters not in conflict with the Commonwealth. Key state government offices are located at 1 William Street in the Brisbane central business district.
Australian GovernmentMajor Sponsors
The Government of Australia is the government of the Commonwealth of Australia, a federal parliamentary constitutional monarchy. It is also commonly referred to as the Australian Government, the Commonwealth Government, Her Majesty's Government, or the Federal Government. The legislature, also known as the Parliament of Australia, or simply Parliament, is made up of democratically-elected representatives from around Australia.
GingerCloud FoundationOfficial Charity Partner
At GingerCloud Foundation, we want to remove the barriers experienced by young people with Autism or learning and perceptual disabilities, so they can live their best life. We provide a way for ordinary Australians to experience what is awesome about these young people. Our focus is on sharing their greatness, not their limitations. GingerCloud Foundation’s Modified Rugby Program (MRP) is a specifically designed community and social participation activity. The MRP uses sport to engage people with Autism and other learning or perceptual disability with their broader community. GingerCloud Foundation’s Modified Rugby Program (MRP) is a specifically designed community and social participation activity. The MRP uses sport to engage people with Autism and other learning or perceptual disability with their broader community. GingerCloud Foundation’s Modified Rugby Program (MRP) is a specifically designed community and social participation activity. The MRP uses sport to engage people with Autism and other learning or perceptual disability with their broader community.
Ronald McDonald House CharitiesOfficial Charity Partner
Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) South East QLD has been supporting seriously ill children and their families for over 30 years. Through our accommodation and support services, we strive to keep families together when life gets turned upside down due to a child’s illness. Our Ronald McDonald Houses and Programs are run by a tirelessly hard working team of staff and volunteers, aided by the generous support of our donors, sponsors and corporate partners.
Red Frogs AustraliaOfficial Partner
Red Frogs is one of the largest harm minimisation support networks for young people in Australia. Our volunteer lead programs are a direct response to our mission to reduce suffering and safeguard a generation of young people. The aim of these programs is to provide early intervention strategies that reduce the risk of harm associated with alcohol and drug use within party culture. This includes being a positive peer presence in alcohol-fuelled environments where young people gather, educating young people on safe partying behaviours, and promoting and providing alcohol-free and/or diversionary activities that engage young people in these environments.