In a coup for the city of Maitland, some of the National Rugby League’s finest will face off against each other at a trial match which will launch the use of Maitland No. 1 Sportsground on Saturday 24 February 2018.

The Newcastle Knights and Parramatta Eels will battle it out in front of local footy fans thanks to a partnership between the Hunter club, Parramatta Eels and Maitland City Council.

The gates will open at 10.00am and there will be six games on the day including matches between the girls under 18 9-a-side, under 16, under 18, under 20, reserve grade and first grade teams.

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Newcastle Knights v Parramatta Eels

Maitland No.1 Sportsground

Date: Saturday 24 February 2018

Gates Open: 10.00am

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