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Fans of Rugby League and celebrities are invited to come down to The Star (Pirrama Road, Pyrmont Sydney) from 5:30pm on Wednesday night to watch their favourite sport and entertainment stars walk the 2016 Dally M Awards red carpet.

Secure your photographs and signatures with stars including: Aaron Woods, James Tedesco, Cameron Smith, Cooper Cronk, Corey Parker, Johnathan Thurston, Jarrod Croker, Braith Anasta, Matt Shirvington, Chloe Esposito, Elyse Knowles, Tegan Martin, Terry Biviano and Anthony Minichiello.

As the NRL's official annual player awards, the Dally M Awards includes honours such as player of the year, the premier player in each position, best coach, best captain, representative player of the year, female player of the year and the Ken Stephen Medal for community service. 

The awards are named in honour of former Australian Rugby League great Herbert Henry 'Dally' Messenger, and were introduced in 1980.


What: 2016 Dally M Awards – Red Carpet

Where: The Star (Pirrama Road, Pyrmont Sydney)

When: 5:30pm – 7:00pm

Key Players and their partners attending include:

• Corey and Margaux Parker (Brisbane Broncos)

• James Graham and Taryn Burgess (Canterbury Bankstown Bulldogs)

• James Maloney and Jessica Maloney (Cronulla Sharks) 

• Jarrod Croker and Brittany Wicks (Canberra Raiders)

• Nathan and Kelly Friend (Gold Coast Titans)

• Cameron and Barbara Smith (Melbourne Storm)

• Ryan and Melissa Hoffman (New Zealand Warriors)

• Trent Hodkinson and Chantelle Traficante (Newcastle Knights)

• Matt and Lauren Scott (North Queensland Cowboys)

• Matt Moylan (Penrith Panthers)

• Josh Mansour and Daniella Toutounji (Penrith Panthers)

• Tim and Stephanie Mannah (Parramatta Eels)

• Gareth and Carley Widdop (St George Illawarra Dragons)

• Jake Friend (Sydney Roosters)

• Aaron Woods and Sarah Callaway (Wests Tigers)

• Jillaroos players including Ruan Sims and Samantha Bremner

Personalities and celebrities attending include:

• Anthony Minichiello and Terry Biviano

• Chloe Esposito – Olympic pentathlon competitor and shooter

• Emma McKeon – Olympic swimmer

• Melissa Wu – Olympic diver

• Sharni Layton – Australian Diamonds player

• Kyah Simon – member of Australia's women's national soccer team

• Elyse Knowles – model and ambassador

• Tegan Martin – Australian rep for Miss Universe 2014

• Ortenzia Borre – Australian model

• Sasha Mielczarek – The Bachelorette

• Prinnie Stevens – Singer

• Braith Anasta – Fox Sports Presenter

• Matt Shirvington – Fox Sports Presenter

• Megan Bernard - Fox Sports Presenter

• Mel McLaughlin – Channel Seven Sports Presenter

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