A hard-fought battle between top of the table sides Lower Clarence and Northern United at the Maclean Showground resulted in a 34-28 win to the Magpies securing the minor premiership.
NORTHERN United star fullback Roy Bell believes the decider against Lower Clarence on Sunday has the potential to pull the biggest crowd at a local grand final.
LISMORE mayor Jenny Dowell has challenged her Clarence Valley Council counterpart to a 'sporting bet' ahead of Sunday's NRRRL grand final at Maclean.
NORTHERN Rivers rugby league could be about to capture the hearts of the state, with ABC Grandstand radio to broadcast a call of the NRRRL grand final.
LOWER Clarence Magpies are one step closer to ending their 25-year premiership drought after claiming the NRRRL minor premiership.