Will Smith has been added to the Indigenous All Stars squad ahead of tomorrow night's Harvey Norman Rugby League All Stars at Brisbane's Suncorp Stadium.
Momentum is building to reintroduce an Indigenous war cry to the Kangaroos team with the 2017 World Cup to mark 50 years since it was last performed.
A combined 48 players will get their chance to impress during Saturday's Charity Shield between the Dragons and the Rabbitohs. Here are six to watch.
A major casualty has emerged out of the Indigenous All Stars camp just a day before the All Stars fixture, with hooker Ray Thompson suffering a fractured ankle.
New Panthers skipper Matt Moylan certainly has a lot on his plate ahead of Penrith's first full-blown game for the year against the Bulldogs on Saturday.
The Women's All Stars have lost two Jillaroos, handing the Indigenous Women's team a great opportunity to record their first win in this fixture.
While he knows it's going to be a fight to keep his spot in first grade, Raiders half Sam Williams is relishing the challenge presented by his new teammates.
St Helens won't have any momentum before playing the Sydney Roosters next week in the World Club Series, after being thrashed by Salford.
The profile of touch football in Australia has never been so high, with a Touch Football All Stars fixture to take place prior to Harvey Norman All Stars game.
64 teenagers from Australia and New Zealand were invited to spend a week in Brisbane for a leadership Youth Summit - and the benefits are already tangible.