Australia tour - Wellington, 19 August 1978
New Zealand (10) 13 - 12 (6) Australia (FT)

Teams

New Zealand Australia
Tries Williams Tries Batch
Cons none Cons Wright
Pens BW Wilson 3 Pens Wright 2

Notes

 
Result New Zealand won by a margin of 1 point
 
Ground name Athletic Park, Wellington
Attendance 40000
 
Referee DH Millar
 
New Zealand Test debuts BG Ashworth, JC Ashworth, LM Rutledge
Australia Test debuts PW McLean, SF Streeter
 
Points scoring rules try 4, conversion 2, penalty goal 3, drop goal 3