All eyes are on the weather in the lead-up to round six of the Northern Rivers Regional Rugby League competition, with the possiblity of postponements as the rain lashes down mid-week.

The match of the round without doubt will be competition leaders Grafton Ghosts at home to the new team, Northern United.

Ghosts share the competition lead with the team who beat them in last year’s grand final, Byron Bay.

United share second spot on six points.

Points: Grafton Ghosts 8, Byron Bay 8, Mullumbimby 6, Cudgen 6, Northern United 6, Lower Clarence 6, Grafton Rhinos 4,  Casino RSM 4, Ballina 4, Kyogle 3, Murwillumbah 2, Marist Brothers 2, Tweed Coast 1, Evans Head 0.

NORTHERN RIVERS RUGBY LEAGUE COMPETITION  ROUND 6

SATURDAY

MARIST BROTHERS V GRAFTON RHINOS SATURDAY 23/5/09 3PM Start
CROZIER FIELD, LISMORE 1ST GRADE KICK OFF 5.45PM
 
TWEED COAST V BYRON BAY SATURDAY 23/5/09 3PM Start
LES BURGER FIELD, CABARITA 1ST GRADE KICK OFF 5.45PM

SUNDAY
ALL U/18s COMMENCE 12 NOON

LOWER CLARENCE V KYOGLE 24/5/09
MACLEAN SHOWGROUND 1ST GRADE KICK OFF 2.45PM
                             
MURWILLUMBAH V EVANS HEAD SUNDAY 24/5/09
STAN SERCOMBE OVAL, MUR’BAH 1ST GRADE KICK OFF 2.45PM

GRAFTON GHOSTS V NORTHERN UNITED SUNDAY 24/5/09
FRANK MCGUREN PK GRAFTON 1ST GRADE KICK OFF 2.4PM
CASINO RSM V BALLINA SUNDAY 24/5/09
QUEEN ELIZABETH PK CASINO 1ST GRADE KICK OFF 2.45PM

MULLUMBIMBY V CUDGEN SUNDAY 24/5/09
LES DONNELLY FIELD, MULLUM 1ST GRADE KICK OFF 2.45PM