The Parramatta Eels will face the Penrith Panthers in a pre-season trial this weekend (Saturday 29 February) in Bega, to support the recovery of the bushfire devastated NSW South Coast region.
Both clubs will embed their squads in the region for three days and participate in a host of player-led activities and public events in nearby towns.
One of these events will be a Parramatta Eels Meet & Greet at the Cobargo Hotel on Thursday 27 February with a special guest appearance from Eels legend Michael Cronin.
What: Parramatta Eels Meet & Greet
Date: Thursday 27th February (From 7.00pm)
Venue: Cobargo Hotel
This event is open to the public, with attendees no need to RSVP.
The meet & greet will give residents and locals an opportunity to meet players from the Eels squad along with plenty of giveaways and a free meal for attendees (capped at 250 people).