The two Telstra Premiership Grand Final teams will headline the opening of NRL Nation at Sydney's Darling Harbour, rugby league's biggest free family fun zone.
Up to 50,000 people will descend on two regional communities in Queensland and NSW this week as players and fans participate in two Indigenous competitions.
Gerard Sutton and Ben Cummins will referee the historic 2015 NRL Telstra Premiership Grand Final between Brisbane Broncos and North Queensland Cowboys.
Tickets to the 2015 NRL Telstra Premiership Grand Final between the Broncos and the Cowboys go on sale to the general public from 10am Tuesday morning.
North Queensland Cowboys halfback Johnathan Thurston has won an unprecedented fourth Dally M Player of the Year award.
The Nine Network will bring rugby league fans the NRL Telstra Premiership Grand Final simulcast live, free and in HD on both Channel Nine and GEM.
The North Queensland Cowboys have advised the NRL that its players will not be able to attend the Dally M Awards in Sydney on Monday night.
The NRL is set to light up Grand Final week with a huge range of historic firsts, activities and events, including the inaugural launch of NRL Nation.
The NRL today welcomed an offer by the South Sydney club to pilot hair follicle testing for prescription drugs.
A limited number of first allocation tickets to the 2015 NRL Telstra Premiership Grand Final are still on sale.