A Rockhampton junior , Rhys Wesser was selected for the Queensland U/17’s representative side at the age of 16. Impressing in the junior representative clash, Wesser was signed by the Penrith Panthers where he had a career that spanned over 170 premiership matches, and set the try-scoring record (113 tries) with the club.

Wesser won a premiership with the Panthers in 2003, and then proceeded to make his Queensland State of Origin debut the next year.

Representative Honours:
Queensland State of Origin - 4 (2004, 2006)