The Penrith Panthers will play an NRL match in Bathurst each season until at least 2028 after signing a new 10 year agreement with Bathurst Regional Council.
The NRL has welcomed a new partner in Western Australia, with building services company AGI providing a $50,000 investment into grassroots growth.
The NRL, with clubs, players and fans, will pause during Round 8 to honour and reflect on the sacrifices that thousands of service men and women have given.
The NRL Competition Committee said on Wednesday the recent trend of players slapping others, following the banning of the punch, was a poor look for the game.
ANZ Stadium will play host to two NRL rivalry matches over the Easter weekend, starting with the Good Friday clash between the Bulldogs and Rabbitohs.
NSWRL and QRL have joined forces for the historic announcement of Harvey Norman as the first major sponsor of women's Rugby League/
Leading NRL referees Ben Cummins and Matt Cecchin will join a total of 12 new NRL State of Mind ambassadors supporting the State of Mind mental health program.
The NRL today finalised sanctions against three clubs which breached the game's head injury rules in Round Three.
Three NRL clubs are facing fines totalling $350,000 after being issued with Breach Notices relating to head injuries at the weekend.
The 2017 edition of the Pacific Test will see the might of England clash with the brave of Samoa as part of an all international rugby league triple-header.