Andrew Barr says "rescuing" the Brumbies takes priority of ACT's World Cup bid

Chris Dutton
September 20 2023 - 5:45pm

Chief Minister Andrew Barr has rejected pressure to reveal how much the ACT government has offered for a four-game rugby World Cup package, declaring his priority is "rescuing" the Brumbies from a centralisaton bid.

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Chris Dutton

Chris Dutton

Sport editor

Chris Dutton has been a sport journalist since 2008, covering rugby union, rugby league, basketball, cricket and soccer. He has covered World Cups and Olympic Games in print and online. Chris has had a stint as news director, but is back in sport to follow the ups and downs. Email:

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