The New South Wales Waratahs rugby team for 2023/2024

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Here is the list of players of the Waratahs for the 2023/2024 season with heights, weights, birthdate, ages, contract length.

Name Position Age Birthdate
(dd/mm/yyyy)
Height Weight Height
ft/in
Weight
st/lb
Contract Length Misc.
Australia Angus BELL Prop 23 y/o 04/10/2000 1.93 m 130 kg 6 ft 4 in 20 st 6.60 lb; 286.60 lb PRO 2027
Australia Archer HOLZ Prop 24 y/o 01/03/2000 1.89 m 128 kg 6 ft 2 in 20 st 2.19 lb; 282.19 lb PRO
Australia Brad AMITUANAI Prop - - - - - - PRO
Australia Daniel BOTHA Prop 22 y/o 16/12/2001 1.88 m 120 kg 6 ft 2 in 18 st 12.55 lb; 264.55 lb PRO
Argentina Enrique PIERETTO HEILAND Prop 29 y/o 15/12/1994 1.87 m 122 kg 6 ft 2 in 19 st 2.96 lb; 268.96 lb PRO
Scotland George THORNTON Prop 27 y/o 20/01/1997 1.91 m 127 kg 6 ft 3 in 19 st 13.99 lb; 279.99 lb PRO
Australia Harry JOHNSON-HOLMES Prop 27 y/o 02/03/1997 1.86 m 111 kg 6 ft 1 in 17 st 6.71 lb; 244.71 lb PRO 2024
Australia Harry LLOYD Prop 29 y/o 17/01/1995 1.85 m 110 kg 6 ft 1 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb PRO
England Hayden THOMPSON-STRINGER Prop 29 y/o 25/12/1994 1.90 m 124 kg 6 ft 3 in 19 st 7.37 lb; 273.37 lb PRO 2025
Australia Jack BARRETT Prop 20 y/o 03/05/2004 1.85 m 104 kg 6 ft 1 in 16 st 5.28 lb; 229.28 lb PRO
New Zealand Jay FONOKALAFI Prop 28 y/o 09/12/1995 - - - - PRO
New Zealand Lewis PONINI Prop 24 y/o 06/12/1999 - - - - PRO
Scotland Michael SCOTT Prop 26 y/o 23/09/1997 - - - - PRO
Samoa Pone FA'AMAUSILI Prop 27 y/o 26/02/1997 1.96 m 130 kg 6 ft 5 in 20 st 6.60 lb; 286.60 lb PRO
Scotland Tom LAMBERT Prop 23 y/o 20/11/2000 1.88 m 115 kg 6 ft 2 in 18 st 1.53 lb; 253.53 lb PRO 2024
Australia Tom ROSS Prop 26 y/o 29/04/1998 1.80 m 122 kg 5 ft 11 in 19 st 2.96 lb; 268.96 lb PRO 2024
England Ben SUGARS Hooker 23 y/o 06/04/2001 1.88 m 106 kg 6 ft 2 in 16 st 9.69 lb; 233.69 lb PRO
Australia Dave PORECKI Hooker 31 y/o 23/10/1992 1.85 m 108 kg 6 ft 1 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb PRO 2026
Australia Julian HEAVEN Hooker 23 y/o 01/10/2000 1.85 m 102 kg 6 ft 1 in 16 st 0.87 lb; 224.87 lb PRO
Tonga Mahe VAILANU Hooker 27 y/o 10/01/1997 1.78 m 108 kg 5 ft 10 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb PRO
Australia Theo FOURIE Hooker 23 y/o 09/11/2000 1.80 m 110 kg 5 ft 11 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb PRO 2024
Australia Hugh SINCLAIR Lock 31 y/o 20/09/1992 1.95 m 112 kg 6 ft 5 in 17 st 8.92 lb; 246.92 lb PRO
Australia Jed HOLLOWAY Lock 31 y/o 02/11/1992 1.95 m 118 kg 6 ft 5 in 18 st 8.15 lb; 260.15 lb PRO 2025
Fiji Mesu KUNAVULA Lock 28 y/o 31/10/1995 1.96 m 125 kg 6 ft 5 in 19 st 9.58 lb; 275.58 lb PRO 2024
Australia Miles AMATOSERO Lock 21 y/o 15/06/2002 2.03 m 125 kg 6 ft 8 in 19 st 9.58 lb; 275.58 lb PRO
Scotland Sam THOMSON Lock 30 y/o 23/01/1994 1.98 m 114 kg 6 ft 6 in 17 st 13.33 lb; 251.33 lb PRO
New Zealand Charlie GAMBLE Back row 28 y/o 25/04/1996 1.85 m 104 kg 6 ft 1 in 16 st 5.28 lb; 229.28 lb PRO 2026
Australia Fergus LEE-WARNER Back row 30 y/o 03/02/1994 1.97 m 112 kg 6 ft 6 in 17 st 8.92 lb; 246.92 lb PRO 2025
Australia Hunter WARD Back row - - - - - - PRO
Australia Lachlan SWINTON Back row 27 y/o 16/01/1997 1.95 m 113 kg 6 ft 5 in 17 st 11.12 lb; 249.12 lb PRO 2024
Australia Langi GLEESON Back row 22 y/o 21/07/2001 1.88 m 110 kg 6 ft 2 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb PRO 2025
Australia Ned HANIGAN Back row 29 y/o 11/04/1995 1.94 m 110 kg 6 ft 4 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb PRO 2024
Australia Ned SLACK-SMITH Back row 21 y/o 28/03/2003 1.88 m 108 kg 6 ft 2 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb PRO
New Zealand Sione MISILOI Back row 29 y/o 03/11/1994 1.90 m 115 kg 6 ft 3 in 18 st 1.53 lb; 253.53 lb PRO
Australia Jack GRANT Scrum-half 30 y/o 24/01/1994 1.78 m 85 kg 5 ft 10 in 13 st 5.39 lb; 187.39 lb PRO
Australia Jake GORDON Scrum-half 30 y/o 06/07/1993 1.86 m 91 kg 6 ft 1 in 14 st 4.62 lb; 200.62 lb PRO 2025
Australia Teddy WILSON Scrum-half 21 y/o 25/02/2003 1.82 m 85 kg 6 ft 13 st; 187.39 lb PRO 2024
Australia Jack BOWEN Fly-half 20 y/o 30/12/2003 1.78 m 90 kg 5 ft 10 in 14 st 2.42 lb; 198.42 lb PRO
Australia Tane EDMED Fly-half 23 y/o 16/08/2000 1.83 m 92 kg 6 ft 14 st; 202.83 lb PRO 2024
Australia Will HARRISON Fly-half 24 y/o 30/07/1999 1.76 m 85 kg 5 ft 9 in 13 st 5.39 lb; 187.39 lb PRO 2024
Australia Harry WILSON Centre 23 y/o 17/08/2000 1.90 m 96 kg 6 ft 3 in 15 st 1.64 lb; 211.64 lb PRO 2024
Australia Izaia PERESE Centre 27 y/o 17/05/1997 1.78 m 94 kg 5 ft 10 in 14 st 11.23 lb; 207.23 lb PRO 2024
Australia Joey WALTON Centre 24 y/o 27/05/2000 1.85 m 97 kg 6 ft 1 in 15 st 3.85 lb; 213.85 lb PRO
New Zealand Lalakai FOKETI Centre 29 y/o 22/12/1994 1.86 m 97 kg 6 ft 1 in 15 st 3.85 lb; 213.85 lb PRO 2025
Australia Mosese TUIPULOTU Centre 23 y/o 05/05/2001 1.82 m 102 kg 6 ft 16 st; 224.87 lb PRO 2024
Australia Dylan PIETSCH Winger 26 y/o 23/04/1998 1.82 m 95 kg 6 ft 14 st; 209.44 lb PRO 2025
Australia Mark NAWAQANITAWASE Winger 23 y/o 11/09/2000 1.91 m 100 kg 6 ft 3 in 15 st 10.46 lb; 220.46 lb PRO 2024
Australia Triston REILLY Winger 25 y/o 14/01/1999 1.82 m 85 kg 6 ft 13 st; 187.39 lb PRO
Fiji Vuate KARAWALEVU Winger 23 y/o 15/03/2001 1.93 m 104 kg 6 ft 4 in 16 st 5.28 lb; 229.28 lb PRO 2025
Australia Max JORGENSEN Fullback 19 y/o 02/09/2004 1.81 m 88 kg 5 ft 11 in 13 st 12.01 lb; 194.01 lb PRO 2026

Academy players who have not yet played with the pros

These players are well part of the the New South Wales Waratahs squad but have not yet appeared on a game sheet this season. They are in a separate table for more readability.

Name Position Age Birthdate
(dd/mm/yyyy)
Height Weight Height
ft/in
Weight
st/lb
Contract Length Misc.
Australie Nate TIITII Prop 19 y/o 28/01/2005 1.81 m 111 kg 5 ft 11 in 17 st 6.71 lb; 244.71 lb ACADEMY
Australie Bryn EDWARDS Hooker 19 y/o 01/06/2004 - - - - ACADEMY
Australie Aden EKANAYAKE Lock 19 y/o 18/03/2005 - - - - ACADEMY
Australie Ollie MCCREA Lock 19 y/o 18/10/2004 1.97 m 119 kg 6 ft 6 in 18 st 10.35 lb; 262.35 lb ACADEMY
Australie Ben DI STASO Back row 19 y/o 04/07/2004 1.91 m 101 kg 6 ft 3 in 15 st 12.67 lb; 222.67 lb ACADEMY
Australie Hwi SHARPLES Scrum-half 18 y/o 22/06/2005 1.73 m - 5 ft 8 in - ACADEMY

Numbers of interest

  • Youngest player : Hwi SHARPLES - 18 years old
  • Oldest player : Hugh SINCLAIR - 31 years old
  • Average : 25 years old
  • Lightest player : Jack GRANT - 85 kg
  • Heaviest player : Angus BELL - 130 kg
  • Average weight : 108 kg