Elton Rasmussen


Club Appearances: 126

Club Debut Year: 1962

Club Final Year: 1968

Position: Second row/Prop

Club Points: 161

Club Tries: 21

Representative Honours:

  • NSW v Qld: 7
  • Qld v NSW: 13
  • Qld v Int: 2
  • Australia: 18
Appearances breakdown:

  • St George: 126
Points breakdown:

  • St George: 161

Originally from Mackay, came to St George in 1962 after making the Kangaroo tour in 1959–60, when he played in the third Ashes Test. Play in the last five Grand Finals in the 11-year winning streak. Played in two Tests against Great Britain in 1962, made the 1967–68 Kangaroo tour (when he appeared in all six Tests) and was in Australia’s winning World Cup squad in 1968, his final season at Kogarah. Returned to Queensland, to captain-coach Souths in Brisbane and again wear the maroon jersey, 10 years after his interstate debut

Played a total of 126 games for St George