New Fusion Coordinator

Please join us in Welcoming Zane Hughes as the new Northern Fusion Regional Coordinator.

Zane comes from North West Queensland with 15 years playing in the Northern Territory and New South Wales, he has extensive experience in the administration of the game at Club, District and Regional levels. Zane’s passion for the development of the administration of the business of Rugby League as well as the growth of off field support is the reason behind his appointment to the Northern Fusion Regional Coordinator role.

Zane sees his position as one of support to players, their family’s and the Fusion community but will be driven to enhance the ground work over the past years to bring about even more participation in the Northern Fusion’s Pathway Programs into Representative and the West Coast Pirates Squads.

His working background brings management and process focused strategy to building the Fusion’s future in aligning the local game with the National Sport and the benefits to players, Clubs and their supporters. Zane has managed large scale infrastructure support programs and owns his own successful businesses which will help bring about strategic partnerships, sponsorship and management processes to the Northern Fusion. 

The future growth of the Northern Fusion has a good foundation provided by Gregg Pearson & Shelley Williams , who will still be supportive of the Regional Management Team and provide valuable network access to the Clubs as Zane increases the opportunities for Rugby League in the Northern Fusion Clubs and region.




A first priority for Zane is the NRL WA Junior Representative Competitions that start on Feb 6th.    

  • U19 Boys – Cash Converters Cup
  • U19 Girls – Danielle Parker Cup
  • U17 Boys – John Moore Shield
  • U17 Girls – Anneke Stephens Cup

If you are interested is being involved with the Northern Fusion please contact Zane at

Once again NRL WA would like to Thank Zane for taking on this important role within the WA Rugby League network and I am sure he will be reaching out to all Clubs soon to establish a strong collaborative relationship that will aimed at delivering common objectives for club football and at representative level for all involved.