Rugby Union Regional/County – New Zealand

In New Zealand, there are 14 provincial teams that compete for the ITM Cup. This is the successor to Division One of the country’s former domestic competition, the National Provincial Championship (NPC).

The ITM Cup features the following teams:

Auckland Bay of Plenty
Canterbury Counties Manukau
Hawke’s Bay Manawatu
North Harbour Northland
Otago Southland
Taranaki Tasman
Waikato Wellington

Auckland Rugby Union Cap 1936. Red and white segments. Metal braid. No tassel. No visible Mfr’s label or name. (ER)

Auckland Rugby Union Cap 1928. Black and Grey segments. Metal braid. No tassel. No visible Mfr’s label or name. (ER)

Auckland Rugby Union Cap 1907 awarded to Pat “Nimmo” Walsh. Whilst playing in the Auckland  Competition in 1908 he received a cablegram from J.J.Giltinan inviting him to join the Australian Kangaroo (Rugby League) tour of 1908/1909 (PW)

1922, 1930, 1933 and 1937 Auckland Rugby Union Caps belonging to one collector. All were manufactured by Cox, The Hatter, Auckland (AM)