Wagga residents and visitors turned out in force to watch the Group Nine grand final game from the sidelines.
With concerns earlier in the year that the day might not go ahead at all, organisers were thrilled to see a crowd of about 2700 attend the day.
The Gundagai Tigers stormed back to the top of Group Nine after a massive win over Tumut.
Group Nine operations manager Bob Hay was rapt with the result, particularly when it was not certain whether a season would take place at all.
"We're happy with how everyone's adhered to social distancing guidelines and have remained seated on the hill," he told The Daily Advertiser.
"Dave Skinner from the NSWRL has done a lot of work working with authorities and getting a safety plan together."
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