Australia openside flanker Liam Gill is to leave the Queensland Reds at the end of Super Rugby season and move to France.
Quade Cooper's hopes of playing for the Australia sevens team at the Olympics this summer has been met with a minor setback.
Quade Cooper has joined Australia's Rugby Sevens programme in a bid to make their squad for the Rio Olympics.
Australia flanker Michael Hooper has been named captain of the New South Wales Waratahs for the 2016 season, taking over from lock Dave Dennis.
Exeter have signed Australia prop Greg Holmes on a two-year contract, beginning next season.
Scotland will have a chance to avenge their heartbreaking World Cup defeat to Australia when the teams meet next autumn.
Stephen Moore has signed a new deal with the Australia Rugby Union after turning down offers from European clubs.
Australia captain Stephen Moore is to leave the Brumbies at the end of the 2016 season and rejoin the Queensland Reds.
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