Stone & Wood Brewing and Rugby Australia have announced the that the Stone & Wood Green Coast Lager is now the official beer of the Wallabies.
The announcement comes as the Australian rugby team prepares for the international competition season. Stone & Wood and Rugby Australia are excited for the partnership, which will see Green Coast Lager available at Wallabies tests across Australia this year.
“We’re thrilled to be partnering with the Wallabies, a true icon of Australian sport. As an independent brewer of Australian made and owned beers, we think our NSW Northern Rivers inspired Green Coast Lager is a perfect fit for the Wallabies and will be loved by Rugby fans across Australia,” said Nick Boots, General Manager of Stone & Wood Brewing.
Rugby Australia Chief Executive Officer, Andy Marinos, said the partnership comes at an especially exciting time.
“We’re delighted to welcome Stone & Wood’s Green Coast Lager to the Rugby family. Stone & Wood are passionate about quality, community and giving back, and the Australian Rugby community share those common values,” Marinos said.
“Australian Rugby is entering a very exciting period, kicking off with the eToro France Series next month before blockbusters against New Zealand, South Africa and Argentina on home soil.”
The first Wallabies game against France in the eToro Series is due to kick off on 7 July at Sydney Cricket Ground, which will be the first game of the official partnership.