John Dixon

John Dixon is the Development Manager and Colts Coach at the Brisbane Broncos, and a specialist in skills development.

John played A-grade for All Whites in the Toowoomba competition 1973-77, earning selection in the Toowoomba representative team against the touring Great Britain side in 1975, and then playing for Brothers in the Rockhampton league.

However it has been as a coach, focusing on skill development, that John has made his most significant contribution. First at schoolboy level, then as a senior club coach and now as a junior coach with the Broncos.

Coaching history:
1988-95 - Darling Downs U/15 schoolboy coach
1993 -95 - All Whites, Toowoomba, A-grade coach ( Premiers ‘93 & ‘95 Grand Finalist ‘94)
1996 - Broncos U/17 coach ( Premiers in Group 18, U/19 competition)
1997 - Broncos U/17 coach ( Premiers in Super League U/17’s)
1998-present - Broncos colts coach ( Playing A-grade in Toowoomba comp.)

John was a member of the QRL coaching panels from 1982-95 and was a staff coach at the annual QRL camps conducted during that time. He has maintained his involvement in this area as an invited lecturer.

A sideline to John’s career in Rugby League was his involvement in the sport of Touch Football. At a senior level between 1985-1991, John represented Queensland and Australia both as a player and as a coach.