It was more joy for coach Matt Elliot, who has turned the Raiders into a genuine outfit this year. But over at the Rabbitohs, things just seem to get worse for Paul Langmack.
After a slow start Canberra clicked into gear well in the 16th minute and were never headed.
League Unlimited Player of the Year Awards
3 Mark McClinden (Canberra) 2 Clinton Schifcofske (Canberra) 1 Bryan Fletcher (South Sydney)
By the Clock16 min: TRY - Canberra. Adam Mogg scores. Canberra lead 4-0.
18 min: TRY - Canberra. Mark McClinden scores. Schifcofske converts. Canberra lead 10-0.
28 min: TRY - South Sydney. Bryan Fletcher scores. Canberra lead 10-4.
29 min: Justin Smith converts. Canberra 10-6.
HALF TIME Canberra 10 South Sydney 6.
44 min: TRY - Canberra. Mark McClinden scores. Canberra 14-6.
45 min: Schifcofske converts for a 16-6 lead.
49 min: Schifcofske kicks a penalty goal. Canberra 18-6.
65 min: TRY - Canberra. Ruben Wiki scores. Canberra lead 22-6.
67 min: Schifcofske converts and takes the lead to 24-6.
69 min: TRY - Canberra. Michael Hodgson scores. Canberra 28-6.
71 min: Schifcofske converts, Canberra dominating at 30-6.
75 min: TRY - Canberra. Michael Robertson scores. Canberra lead at 34-6
79 min: TRY - South Sydney. Jamie Russo scores. Canberra lead 34-10.
FULL TIME Canberra 34 South Sydney 10.