Maroons winger Darius Boyd says he'll have plenty of time to form a combination with new centre partner Will Chambers despite being troubled by a groin injury.
NSW may have named an unchanged side for the first time in 19 years but it was very much a new-look team that got their Origin III training camp underway.
Dane Gagai was the local hero as the Maroons descended on North Queensland with eager young fans pushing jerseys, hats and a pen in his direction.
Gerard Sutton and Ben Cummins will referee the 2015 Holden State of Origin decider at Suncorp Stadium next Wednesday.
Michael Jennings is "thankful" of being retained for the 2015 Origin decider, and promises to repay the faith shown by coach Laurie Daley.
New South Wales captain Paul Gallen has declared himself a certain starter for Origin III and says there's no excuses for a bad performance.
NSW coach Laurie Daley has called Ryan Hinchcliffe and Josh Reynolds into his Origin III squad as cover for the surgery-bound Robbie Farah.
Sharks hooker Michael Ennis will challenge his grade-one careless high tackle charge at a judiciary hearing on Wednesday night.
The NSW VB Blues have stuck firm with their winning Origin II side, naming an unchanged line-up for next Wednesday's Holden State of Origin decider in Brisbane.
He won the most contentious Queensland selection battle of Game Three and has already developed into a better player as a result of his Origin experience.