Grass roots clubs, volunteers and officials from across the state have been recognised in the NRL's third "Back to the Juniors" weekend.

The annual community-focused event celebrates the fantastic contribution that volunteers make to Rugby League every weekend.

There was a pleasing response from within the NRL, NSWRL and NRL clubs, who were out in force to lend a helping hand at junior and grass roots Rugby League grounds. More than 120 members of NRL management, staff, the NRL Referees’ squad and coaching staff got involved, as well as a number of NRL clubs. Some of these included:

A gallery of the event can be found here.