Australia tour - Rovigo, 22 October 1983
Italy (3) 7 - 29 (13) Australia (FT)

Teams

Italy Australia
Tries Zanon Tries MG Ella, Hawker 2, Moon, Williams
Cons none Cons Campese 3
Pens Bettarello Pens Campese

Notes

 
Result Australia won by a margin of 22 points
 
Ground name Stadio Comunale Mario Battaglini, Rovigo
Attendance 6500
 
Referee JC Yche (France)
 
Italy Test debuts none
Australia Test debuts MA Harding, MI McBain
 
Points scoring rules try 4, conversion 2, penalty goal 3, drop goal 3

Other scores

FIRA Championship D2
Tunisia 25 - 6 Sweden Monastir
Japan tour
Wales XV 29 - 24 Japan Cardiff