24 August 1963
Ellispark, Johannesburg
South Africa
9
Australia
11
Captain: Avril Malan Referee: Toy Myburgh (South Africa)
Coach: Hennie Muller Attendance: 65000
Team:
Combined caps: 90 tests (starting 15)
PositionPlayerProvinceAgePrev TestsScoring
Loose-head PropFanie KuhnTvl2816 
HookerRonnie HillRhodesia286 
Tight-head PropHannes MaraisWP210 
LockStompie van der MerweN-Tvl262 
Lock (C)Avril MalanTvl2612 
FlankHaas SchoemanWP230 
FlankTommy BedfordNatal222 
EighthmanPoens PrinslooN-Tvl270 
ScrumhalfNelie SmithOFS2903 penalties
FlyhalfNorman RileyE-Tvl240 
Left WingGert CilliersOFS231 
Inside CentreDave StewartSWD286 
Outside CentreJohn GainsfordSWD2518 
Right WingJannie EngelbrechtWP2412 
Full BackLionel WilsonWP3015 
Australia: 1 try, 1 conversion, 1 penalty, 1 dropgoal

Match pictures:

Team for the Ellispark test

Back: Nelie Smith, Tommy Bedford, Norman Riley

Middle: Gert Cilliers, Johan Schoeman, Stompie van der Merwe, Jannie Engelbrecht, Poens Prinsloo, Hannes Marais

Front: Ronnie Hill, Fanie Kuhn, Dave Stewart, Avril Malan (captain), John Gainsford, Lionel Wilson