Reece Simmonds will line up at fullback with Paul Mellor returning to the wing. Scott Geddes has been named as 18th man.
The Rabbitohs NRL side is:
1. Reece Simmonds 2. Nathan Merritt 3. Nigel Vagana 4. Shannon Hegarty 5. Paul Mellor 6. Jeremy Smith 7. Joe Williams 8. Peter Cusack (c) 9. Daniel Irvine 10. Roy Asotasi (c) 11. Luke Stuart 12. David Fa