Tri Nations - Brisbane, 2 August 1997, 19:35 local, 09:35 GMT
Australia (26) 32 - 20 (10) South Africa (FT)

Teams

Australia South Africa
Tries Larkham, Manu, Tune 2 Tries Andrews, de Beer, du Randt
Cons Knox 3 Cons de Beer
Pens Knox 2 Pens de Beer

Notes

 
Result Australia won by a margin of 12 points
Tri Nations points Australia 5 (1 try bonus), South Africa 0
 
Ground name Lang Park, Brisbane
Attendance 36416
 
Referee CJ Hawke (New Zealand)
 
Australia Test debuts none
South Africa Test debuts none