The Newcastle and Hunter region would host the world’s showpiece event in Women’s Rugby, with the region’s world class sporting facilities and hotels, combined with its offering as one of Australia’s most popular tourism hubs, being the foundations for the bid.
Competing teams and fans will experience the best of Australia; a lively cosmopolitan major events city, paired with one of Australia’s premier food and wine locations.
Matches would be played at Maitland No. 1 Sportsground and Newcastle Sportsground No 2 with the Finals to be held at McDonald Jones Stadium.
Teams, officials and tournament staff will be accommodated in true “Athletes Village” style in the heart of the Hunter as the best Rugby players battle it out to become World Champions.