New Zealand beat Australia in the final to win the 2008 Rugby League World Cup.
The venue of the 2012 National Rugby League Grand Final was Sydney's ANZ Stadium.
Rugby League was first played in Northern England after separating from the Rugby 'Union'.
the grand final was held at anz stadium
New Zealand, having recently beaten Australia in the final of the 2008 Rugby League World Cup.
NRL Telstra Premiership Grand Final Commences: 5pm