The St George Illawarra Dragons are excited to announce that 20,000 Red V members have now signed up with the club for the 2019 NRL Telstra Premiership season.

The incredible milestone of 20,000 Red V members has only twice been reached previously by the club – in 2011, following the Dragons' premiership-winning success the year prior, and the 2018 season.

The Dragons have now set their eyes on surpassing the one-season record-number of 21,245 members from last year, in what will be another momentous occasion in the club's rich history.

Dragons back-rower Tariq Sims thanked the Red V members for their unbelievable contributions so far in 2019.

"Everyone knows how passionate our Red V members are, and we're so proud to see the Dragons hit the 20,000 member mark," Sims said.

"On behalf of myself, my teammates, the coaching staff and club, I'd like to thank you all. We appreciate your support and I can't wait to see each and every one of you at our games."

After claiming back-to-back wins, and to recognise the support of the Red V members, this achievement will be celebrated at this weekend's Round 5 clash against the Bulldogs at Netstrata Jubilee Stadium, Kogarah.

Several lucky Red V members will soon be contacted to take part in an exclusive game day experiences at Sunday's game. These members will have the chance to watch the team warm up on the field from the sideline as well as form a guard of honour as the team runs out.

Red V members are also welcome to watch the Dragons' captain's run this Saturday, April 13 at Netstrata Jubilee Stadium. For more information and to RSVP, click here.

With an eye towards achieving a breakthrough 22,000 Red V members; it's not too late to belong, connect and commit to the Dragons by signing up for a membership.

By signing up for a Dragons Red V membership, you will have access to exclusive member benefits,  best value prices on merchandise, direct access to the team and save upwards of 48 per cent on walk-up ticket prices.

Our ticketed and non-ticketed membership packages are suitable for Dragons supporters of all ages, in all locations. Whether you're from the heartland of Wollongong or Kogarah to across the country or around globe, the Dragons has a membership for you.

For more information, visit www.marchwithus.com.au or contact the membership team on 1300 DRAGON (1300 372 466) or email via redv@dragons.com.au.