Whites sponsors and development fund members attended a luncheon at the White House before the first grade game against Royals. Major sponsors The Royal Hotel, Tony Innaimo Transport,Gallagher, Neeta Homes,KPMG, TSD Surveying,ActewAGL, Monaro Workwear and Promotional, Darmody Tiling and Alltradez were amongst the crowd.
Brumbies CEO Michael Thomson was a special guest and the really special guest was Bob Hitchcock and his son Robert and daughter Lara.
Queanbeyan was defending the Bob Hitchcock Territory Shield which unfortunately they lost as Royals won 28-20. (see earlier story)
Club legend Graham Hughes presented the debut first grade players, Riley Ahern and Tom Ruediger, with their jumpers, Anthony McDonald (Royal Hotel)the forwards and Tony Innaimo (Tony Innaimo Transport)the backs.