The St George Illawarra Dragons Junior Representative teams will be in pre-season action in games spanning the state on Saturday.

The Illawarra Steelers respective Harold Matthews Cup (U16) and SG Ball (U18) teams will make their annual trek down south to face the Canberra Raiders at Goulburn.

Both sides will be intent on putting into place all the skills and techniques they have been focussing on over the past six weeks.

This trial fixture is traditionally a tough hit-out for all involved and it will allow an opportunity for coaching staff and players alike to gauge the strengths and weaknesses of all involved.

The Steelers Harold Matthews will commence at 10.30am and will be followed by the SG Ball match at 12.15pm.

The St George Dragons respective Harold Matthews Cup (U16) and SG Ball (U18) teams will host the Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles at UOW Jubilee Oval, Kogarah that same day.

This match-up across the two age levels will be the first hit out before the holiday break and will see the majority of the players experiencing competition in these two age groups for the first time.

The Dragons Harold Matthews will commence at 10.00am and will be followed by the SG Ball match at 11.30am with entry to both games free.