Bordeaux-Begles have unveiled new signing Australia World Cup finalist Sekope Kepu.
Andy Marinos has been appointed chief executive of SANZAR, the governing body of southern hemisphere rugby.
Australia's Michael Cheika is looking forward to meeting old friend Eddie Jones in next year's series against England.
Leicester Tigers have announced that Australia international Matt Toomua will join the club ahead of the 2016/17 season.
Losing World Cup finalists Australia will seek a first grand slam since 1984 as part of a five-Test tour of Europe next year.
Australia's Israel Folau requires surgery on the ankle he injured at the World Cup and will be sidelined for at least three months.
David Pocock will take four weeks' holiday to recuperate after the Rugby World Cup before considering club offers.
The RFU has denied making any approach for Australia coach Michael Cheika, the current world coach of the year.
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