The Wynnum Manly Seagulls will see some experienced rugby league faces head their way next year, headlined by the signing of former NQ Cowboy Travis Burns.
Burns – a half with 127 games of NRL experience after playing stints with the Cowboys, Penrith and Manly – will join the Seagulls from the English Super League competition where he has been since 2013.
Favourite son Mitchell Frei will also return to the Seagulls after spending the past season with the Sydney Roosters where he made his NRL debut.
Wynnum Manly Seagulls Gains and Losses
Travis Burns (St Helens, UK), Mitchell Frei (Sydney Roosters), Jayden Berrell (Norths Devils / Brisbane Broncos), Will Brimson (Brisbane Broncos), Max Elliott (Brisbane Broncos), Paora Kemp (St George Illawarra Dragons), Bill Solah (Norths Devils), Adam Tuimavave-Gerrard (Brisbane Broncos)
Stephen Coombe (Norths Devils), Jon Grieve (Sunshine Coast Falcons - midseason), Nick Harrold (Tweed Heads Seagulls), Tim Natusch (retired), Magnus Stromquist (Mounties)
Where they finished in 2016: 10th
2017 coach: Adam Brideson (replacing Jon Buchanan)
2017 CEO: Hanan Laban
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