Bank of Queensland Supports Classic Wallabies in Rockhampton


BOQ Agribusiness joins the event as Official Major Partner to help ensure the Classics deliver a successful event to the Rockhampton and wider Central Queensland community.

Classic Wallabies General Manager Justin Harrison welcomed the partnership.

“We’re delighted to welcome Bank of Queensland on board as a partner for this event. We feel that BOQ Agribusiness and Classic Wallabies share the same mission and values in supporting regional communities around Australia. We look forward to sharing some amazing experiences with their key clients and partners over the course of events in Rockhampton this July.”

“This partnership is indicative of the tremendous interest and support we’ve received so far for this tour, from local government, businesses and rugby fans.”

BOQ Head of Agribusiness Lucinda Hawkins said: “At Bank of Queensland we live and breathe agriculture. Our bankers have over 200 years of experience in the industry, and most of us wear two hats: one of those as a bankers and some of us also as farmers ourselves. We put the customers at the centre of everything that we do, to ensure that the ongoing success of the current generation and future generations to come.”

The Classic Wallabies vs Central Queensland Barbarians match is on Saturday 20th July at Victoria Park, Rockhampton. There’s a full day of rugby entertainment including local schools matches featuring schools throughout Central Queensland, a free kids rugby coaching clinic, then both the Classic Wallaroos and Classic Wallabies in action against local opposition. Former Wallabies and Wallaroos players will visit schools and clubs throughout Central Queensland in the days leading up to the event.

It will be the most experienced Classic Wallabies lineup ever, with former Wallabies including Stephen Moore, Lachie Turner, Mark Chisholm, Troy Jacques and Morgan Turinui will be taking the field.

BOQ Agribusiness joins may other local organisations in supporting the event, including Rockhampton Regional Council, Rocky Sports Club, Travelodge Rockhampton and Triple M Central Queensland, many more to be announced shortly.

Event sponsorship and hospitality opportunities are still available. If you’d like to learn more contact Matt Want, Classic Wallabies Marketing & Partnerships Manager, on 0422 378 717 or email

To buy match tickets, corporate hospitality packages and to register for the FREE kids coaching clinic, learn more about the event.