2006 NRL Fixture Home team vs. Away team Round 1 March 10-12 Knights vs. Eels Rabbitohs vs. Roosters Eagles vs. Raiders Broncos vs. Cowboys Warriors vs. Storm Tigers vs. Dragons Bulldogs vs. Panthers Sharks BYE Round 2 March 17-19 Sharks vs. Broncos Raiders vs. Knights Dragons vs. Panthers Roosters vs. Storm Eels vs. Warriors Cowboys vs. Eagles Bulldogs vs. Tigers Rabbitohs BYE Round 3 March 24-26 Tigers vs. Warriors Knights vs. Bulldogs Rabbitohs vs. Dragons Roosters vs. Raiders Eagles vs. Sharks Broncos vs. Eels Cowboys vs. Storm Panthers BYE Round 4 March 31-April 2 Knights vs. Warriors Sharks vs. Rabbitohs Eels vs. Cowboys Dragons vs. Broncos Eagles vs. Roosters Tigers vs. Storm Raiders vs. Panthers Bulldogs BYE Round 5 April 7-9 Sharks vs. Roosters Warriors vs. Eagles Eels vs. Panthers Bulldogs vs. Raiders Cowboys vs. Tigers Dragons vs. Knights Broncos vs. Rabbitohs Storm BYE Round 6 April 14-17 Roosters vs. Broncos Eagles vs. Dragons Rabbitohs vs. Bulldogs Raiders vs. Warriors Tigers vs. Sharks Knights vs. Cowboys Panthers vs. Storm Eels BYE Round 7 April 21-25 Eels vs. Tigers Storm vs. Knights Broncos vs. Panthers Dragons vs. Roosters Sharks vs. Cowboys Warriors vs. Rabbitohs Bulldogs vs. Eagles Raiders BYE Round 8 April 28-30 Panthers vs. Sharks Warriors vs. Bulldogs Broncos vs. Raiders Storm vs. Dragons Eagles vs. Eels Rabbitohs vs. Knights Cowboys vs. Roosters Tigers BYE Test Match May 5 Australia vs. New Zealand Round 9 May 6-7 Cowboys vs. Panthers Knights vs. Broncos Eels vs. Raiders Tigers vs. Eagles Roosters vs. Bulldogs Rabbitohs vs. Storm Sharks vs. Dragons Warriors BYE City v Country May 12 Round 10 May 13-14 Storm vs. Cowboys Tigers vs. Knights Broncos vs. Eagles Dragons vs. Warriors Raiders vs. Sharks Bulldogs vs. Eels Panthers vs. Rabbitohs Roosters BYE Round 11 May 19-21 Roosters vs. Rabbitohs Knights vs. Raiders Warriors vs. Tigers Bulldogs vs. Sharks Eagles vs. Storm Panthers vs. Eels Broncos BYE Dragons BYE Cowboys BYE State of Origin 1 May 24 Round 12 May 26-28 Sharks vs. Warriors Broncos vs. Bulldogs Cowboys vs. Raiders Storm vs. Panthers Knights vs. Dragons Rabbitohs vs. Tigers Eels vs. Roosters Eagles BYE Round 13 June 2-4 Panthers vs. Eagles Storm vs. Roosters Dragons vs. Eels Raiders vs. Rabbitohs Tigers vs. Cowboys Bulldogs vs. Knights Warriors vs. Broncos Sharks BYE Round 14 June 9-11 Raiders vs. Bulldogs Panthers vs. Dragons Eels vs. Storm Roosters vs. Warriors Rabbitohs vs. Broncos Cowboys vs. Sharks Eagles vs. Tigers Knights BYE State of Origin 2 Jun 14 Round 15 June 16-18 Broncos vs. Dragons Tigers vs. Roosters Bulldogs vs. Cowboys Storm vs. Raiders Warriors vs. Knights Eels vs. Rabbitohs Sharks vs. Eagles Panthers BYE Round 16 June 23-25 Panthers vs. Tigers Dragons vs. Cowboys Storm vs. Bulldogs Rabbitohs vs. Warriors Raiders vs. Roosters Eagles vs. Broncos Knights vs. Sharks Eels BYE Round 17 June 30-July 2 Warriors vs. Panthers Eagles vs. Knights Broncos vs. Sharks Raiders vs. Eels Tigers vs. Bulldogs Cowboys vs. Rabbitohs Roosters BYE Dragons BYE Storm BYE State of Origin 3 Jul 5 Round 18 July 7-9 Roosters vs. Eagles Sharks vs. Tigers Bulldogs vs. Warriors Dragons vs. Rabbitohs Panthers vs. Raiders Storm vs. Broncos Eels vs. Knights Cowboys BYE Round 19 July 14-16 Roosters vs. Sharks Panthers vs. Cowboys Knights vs. Storm Warriors vs. Eels Rabbitohs vs. Eagles Raiders vs. Tigers Dragons vs. Bulldogs Broncos BYE Round 20 July 21-23 Eagles vs. Panthers Tigers vs. Eels Knights vs. Rabbitohs Bulldogs vs. Roosters Storm vs. Sharks Cowboys vs. Broncos Raiders vs. Dragons Warriors BYE Round 21 July 28-30 Panthers vs. Warriors Roosters vs. Cowboys Rabbitohs vs. Raiders Broncos vs. Tigers Eels vs. Eagles Dragons vs. Storm Sharks vs. Knights Bulldogs BYE Round 22 August 4-6 Storm vs. Tigers Roosters vs. Knights Warriors vs. Sharks Rabbitohs vs. Panthers Cowboys vs. Bulldogs Eels vs. Dragons Raiders vs. Broncos Eagles BYE Round 23 August 11-13 Broncos vs. Storm Bulldogs vs. Dragons Panthers vs. Roosters Knights vs. Eagles Tigers vs. Raiders Sharks vs. Eels Warriors vs. Cowboys Rabbitohs BYE Round 24 August 18-20 Eagles vs. Rabbitohs Sharks vs. Panthers Cowboys vs. Knights Bulldogs vs. Broncos Dragons vs. Tigers Roosters vs. Eels Storm vs. Warriors Raiders BYE Round 25 August 25-27 Rabbitohs vs. Cowboys Eels vs. Broncos Warriors vs. Roosters Knights vs. Panthers Dragons vs. Sharks Raiders vs. Storm Eagles vs. Bulldogs Tigers BYE Round 26 September 1-3 Broncos vs. Warriors Tigers vs. Rabbitohs Storm vs. Eagles Sharks vs. Raiders Cowboys vs. Eels Roosters vs. Dragons Panthers vs. Bulldogs Knights BYE Venues for the matches will be confirmed by the clubs, while dates for the matches will be released at least five weeks in advance.