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How to watch State of Origin overseas live stream

It's the greatest spectacle in the greatest game of all, and if you're a rugby league fan living or traveling outside of Australia don't worry; you can watch State of Origin overseas.


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The 2019 State of Origin series is one of the most important in the competition's storied 30-year history. After over a decade of dominance, the mighty Queensland Maroons are looking to rebound from a rare defeat in 2018. With NSW fielding a new look side, and QLD's biggest champions all retired, could the dynasty be over?

No matter where you are around the world, as long as you have an internet connection, then you can live stream State of Origin overseas online. There's a service built just for you that is inaccessible while you are in Australia or New Zealand, but is active everywhere else. It's called Watch NRL.

Live stream Game 3 of State of Origin overseas; sign-up for Watch NRL

Watch NRL is a dedicated rugby league service that not only live streams the entire NRL competition, but also the full State of Origin series overseas. In addition, it also streams the FOX LEAGUE channel that airs on Kayo Sports and Foxtel in Australia.

This means you don't only get to watch the State of Origin games, but you can watch replays on-demand, classic matches from State of Origin's past, regular NRL games, all the chat shows (like NRL Tonight, NRL 360, Controversy Corner and the Matty Johns Show), international matches, Super League and more.

Watch NRL is basically part of the essential travel kit for any rugby league fan travelling overseas.

It's reasonably priced, too. Depending on whether you are going on a quick holiday, a longer business trip or actually living overseas for an extended period, you can jump in on the pass you need. Watch NRL comes in weekly ($19), monthly ($33) and yearly ($189) passes.

You can watch State of Origin overseas instantly as soon as you sign-up . The Watch NRL app works on iOS and Android devices, or you can log in via the website on your PC and Mac in a browser. If you want to watch it on your TV, you can use Airplay or ChromeCast (here's a guide on setting it up).

You can sign-up for Watch NRL here.

Watch NRL Key Features

  1. Works on iOS, Android, PC and Mac.
  2. Stream to a TV via ChromeCast or Airplay
  3. Includes every State of Origin game
  4. See every NRL match including the finals
  5. All international games
  6. Super League games
  7. All the FOX LEAGUE TV shows
  8. Games can be downloaded and watched offline
  9. Weekly, Monthly or Yearly passes
  10. Instant access

When does State of Origin kick off

The eternal battle : NSW vs QLD. You can watch State of Origin overseas, but the start times will be different to what they are below. This is the Australian Eastern Standard Time State of Origin kick off time, so make sure you convert to your timezone accurately.

GameDateVenueKick Off AESTWhere to Watch
State of Origin 1Wednesday, June 5Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane8:10 PMWatch NRL
State of Origin 2Sunday, June 23Optus Stadium, Perth7:45 PMWatch NRL
State of Origin 3Wednesday, July 10ANZ Stadium, Sydney8:10 PMWatch NRL

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