THE Great Britain Lions arrived in New Zealand on Sunday in preparation for the first game of their 2019 tour.

Wayne Bennett's squad, which includes Warrington Wolves stars Chris Hill, Daryl Clark, Jack Hughes, Joe Philbin, Blake Austin and Gareth Widdop, face Tonga in Hamilton on Saturday before tackling the Kiwis twice and then finishing the tour in Papua New Guinea next month.

View the gallery above to see the Wire boys in training.