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NPC Division One 1979

Teams variations
Relegated to NPC Division Two 1979:Hawke's Bay
Promoted from NPC Division Two 1978:Bay of Plenty

Final results

Regular season
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Counties18109011588474Winner
2Auckland16108021758887
3Wellington161080217611660
4Canterbury141070314611531
5North Auckland12106041169917
6Bay of Plenty111051415814810
7Manawatu91041512110615
8Taranaki610307120140-20Relegated
9Southland410208106169-63
10South Canterbury21010981212-131
11Otago21010988168-80Qualified for playout
Relegation for worst North Island team and playout for worst South Island Team.

AucklandBay
of
Plenty
CanterburyCountiesManawatuNorth
Auckland
OtagoSouth
Canterbury
SouthlandTaranakiWellington
Auckland-36-1511-942-319-913-7
Bay
of
Plenty
-20-86-63-725-1626-13
Canterbury16-9-19-818-012-77-18
Counties22-137-0-12-617-1016-7
Manawatu17-99-16-10-028-925-6
North
Auckland
3-913-8-20-1223-1113-19
Otago3-1720-327-16-10-713-16
South
Canterbury
13-249-103-2613-6-13-27
Southland6-1017-240-1516-3-22-21
Taranaki6-1610-1312-013-3-15-19
Wellington21-1015-2016-1015-319-12-

Playout
Playout
Otago
10/3/1979 - 15-13Otago
Marlborough

Matches schedule
03/10/1979 - Playout
Otago - Marlborough15-13
29/09/1979 - Regular season
Auckland - Counties11-9
Bay of Plenty - Manawatu6-6
North Auckland - Wellington13-19
Otago - Canterbury20-32
Southland - Taranaki22-21
26/09/1979 - Regular season
Otago - Taranaki13-16
South Canterbury - Canterbury9-10
22/09/1979 - Regular season
Canterbury - Taranaki12-7
North Auckland - Auckland3-9
Wellington - Manawatu16-10
19/09/1979 - Regular season
Bay of Plenty - Southland26-13
South Canterbury - Wellington13-27
16/09/1979 - Regular season
Auckland - Bay of Plenty36-15
Canterbury - Wellington7-18
15/09/1979 - Regular season
Counties - Southland16-7
South Canterbury - Otago13-6
12/09/1979 - Regular season
Bay of Plenty - Canterbury20-8
Manawatu - Southland25-6
11/09/1979 - Regular season
North Auckland - Taranaki23-11
09/09/1979 - Regular season
Counties - Canterbury7-0
Wellington - Southland19-12
07/09/1979 - Regular season
Auckland - Taranaki19-9
05/09/1979 - Regular season
Manawatu - Otago10-0
04/09/1979 - Regular season
Auckland - South Canterbury42-3
01/09/1979 - Regular season
Auckland - Wellington13-7
Counties - Otago17-10
North Auckland - South Canterbury20-12
Southland - Canterbury17-24
Taranaki - Manawatu12-0
29/08/1979 - Regular season
Bay of Plenty - Otago25-16
25/08/1979 - Regular season
Bay of Plenty - North Auckland3-7
Canterbury - Manawatu19-8
Southland - South Canterbury16-3
Taranaki - Counties10-13
Wellington - Otago15-3
18/08/1979 - Regular season
Canterbury - Auckland16-9
Manawatu - Counties9-16
Otago - Southland10-7
South Canterbury - Bay of Plenty13-24
15/08/1979 - Regular season
South Canterbury - Counties3-26
Wellington - Bay of Plenty21-10
13/08/1979 - Regular season
Otago - Auckland3-17
11/08/1979 - Regular season
Taranaki - Bay of Plenty6-16
08/08/1979 - Regular season
Southland - Auckland6-10
Taranaki - South Canterbury13-3
04/08/1979 - Regular season
Manawatu - South Canterbury28-9
21/07/1979 - Regular season
Counties - Bay of Plenty22-13
18/07/1979 - Regular season
Canterbury - North Auckland18-0
14/07/1979 - Regular season
Southland - North Auckland0-15
11/07/1979 - Regular season
Otago - North Auckland7-16
19/06/1979 - Regular season
Taranaki - Wellington15-19
16/06/1979 - Regular season
Counties - North Auckland12-6
13/06/1979 - Regular season
Manawatu - Auckland17-9
04/06/1979 - Regular season
North Auckland - Manawatu13-8
Wellington - Counties15-20