NRL All Stars match returns to home soil

GOLD COAST Rugby League fans will be happy to hear that the All Stars match is making a return to home soil, taking place on February 13 next year.

The match will return to it’s birth place on the Gold Coast with the NRL confirming that the match will be held at Cbus Super Stadium on Friday February 13, 2015, after being played at Brisbane’s Lang Park in 2013.

It is only a one-year return to the Gold Coast however, with the All Stars match to revert back to Brisbane’s Suncorp Stadium in 2016.


The All Stars match is an annual Rugby League football match between the specially-formed Australian Aboriginal Rugby League team and NRL All Stars team.

Fans are invited to vote online to select the 20-man Indigenous All Stars squad, to be coached by Laurie Daley, to play the Wayne Bennett-led All Stars. Voting will be available at from midday on Monday December 1.

Since the All Stars concept was introduced in 2010, profits from the match have been invested into Indigenous community programs.