2 August 1969
Ellispark, Johannesburg
South Africa
30
Australia
11
Captain: Dawie de Villiers Referee: Piet Robbertse (South Africa)
Coach: Avril Malan Attendance: 68000
Team:
Combined caps: 193 tests (starting 15)
PositionPlayerProvinceAgePrev TestsScoring
Loose-head PropMof MyburghN-Tvl329 
HookerDon WaltonNatal305 
Tight-head PropHannes MaraisNE Cape2712 
LockFrik du PreezN-Tvl3324 
LockGawie CarelseEP289 
FlankPiet GreylingTvl2771 try
FlankJan EllisSWA27141 try
EighthmanTommy BedfordNatal2815 
Scrumhalf (C)Dawie de VilliersBoland2916 
FlyhalfPiet VisagieGriquas26103 conversions, 3 penalties
Left WingSyd NomisTvl2772 tries
Inside CentreEben OlivierWP2510 
Outside CentreMannetjies RouxGriquas30181 try
Right WingJannie EngelbrechtWP3031 
Full BackHO de VilliersWP246 
ReservePiet UysN-Tvl3110 
Australia: 1 try, 1 conversion, 2 penalties

Match pictures:

Team for the first test:

Back: HO de Villiers, Jan Ellis, Mof Myburgh, Gawie Carelse, Piet Greyling, Hannes Marais, Don Walton

Middle: Jannie Engelbrecht, Mannetjies Roux, Dawie de Villiers (captain), Avril Malan (coach), Tommie Bedford, Frik du Preez

Front: Eben Olivier, Syd Nomis, Piet Visagie