Passing of Deirdre Phelps

We are sad to report that Deirdre Phelps, wife of sixty-three years to Rod Phelps, (Wallaby number 412), one of Sydney University and Australia’s finest players, has passed away. Details of Deirdre’s funeral service can be found here Deirdre PHELPS Death Notice – Sydney, New South Wales | Sydney Morning Herald (

Our thoughts are with Rod and his family at this most difficult time


David Mortimer AO


The Friends of SUFC and the SUFC Foundation