The Macleay Valley Rangers have stormed their way up the ladder as they play host to a Port Saints side who are among a number of teams in a dog fight for a finals spot, with just 2 points separating fourth and ninth spot.
Bellingen FC have the Tigers breathing down their necks as they try to maintain second spot when they host the Northern Storm who are looking for some momentum heading into the business end of the season.
The Boambee Bombers also hit the road for Round 12 with a trip south to take on the Kempsey Saints.
Both teams are on the outside of the finals window looking in, with the Saints and Bombers playing off in a crucial mid-season fixture for both teams finals aspirations.
Southern United host Coffs City United Lions who will be out to deprive the Lions of ten straight wins as they seek to make their home turf a fortress.
The Sawtell Scorpions will look to rebound quickly from a mid-week loss when they host the Coffs Coast Tigers at Toormina Oval.
The Scorpions are fighting for a spot in the top 6 as they take on a Tigers side who have won their last three matches to sit third on the ladder.
Round 12 sees the Taree Wildcats host Port United, as the visitors look to consolidate their spot in the top 6.