Bond University Queensland Country head coach Brad Thorn has named his match-day 23 for their maiden National Rugby Championship grand final appearance, which will see them face the Canberra Vikings at Viking Park in Canberra this Saturday, 11 November at 6:30pm AEST.
St.George Queensland Reds flanker George Smith has been named the 2017 Pilecki Medal winner for players’ player of the year. Michael Gunn claims Alec Evans Medal. Shannon Parry named Queensland Women's Player of the Year. Peter Kurtz wins Norbert Byrne Trophy.
Queensland’s Stephen Moore is set for his international swan-song on home soil with Michael Cheika naming him in the reserves for the final Bledisloe Cup clash against New Zealand on Saturday night at Brisbane’s Suncorp Stadium.