The round 24 clash will see utility Noel Zeming brought back into the centres after being rested last weekend.
Ase Boas will be rested with Atte Bina expected to take his place and start at halfback with Roger Laka on the bench to share the responsibilities.
Nickson Borana will take the field in the run on side as he joins Kato Ottio in the back row.
The Hunters will arrive in Port Moresby on Thursday from Kokopo and fly to Cairns the same day. They then board a bus for the 12 hour drive to Mackay.
1. Stargroth Amean, 2. Oti Bland Tony, 3. Noel Zeming, 4. Thompson Teteh,5. Adex Wera,6. Israel Eliab (c), 7. Atte Bina, 8. Henry Wan, 9. Wartovo Puara, 10. Esau Siune, 11. Nickson Borana, 12. Kato Ottio, 13. Timothy Lomai. Interchange:14. Lawrence Tu’u, 15. Roger Laka, 16. Willie Minoga, 17. Edward Goma, 18. Warren Glare, 19. David Lapua, 20. Enock Maki