Peter V'landys claims Australia's premier rugby league competition should have continued amid the COVID-19 crisis.
The NRL released its full draw for 2020, with State of Origin to be played in November.
Brisbane Broncos and Parramatta Eels will kick-off the league's return on May 28, though venues are still to be confirmed.
Already fined and banned by the NRL, Penrith Panthers star Nathan Cleary has been punished by police for breaking social distancing.
The Penrith Panthers confirmed Nathan Cleary and Tyrone May had accepted their punishments.
Penrith Panthers half-back Nathan Cleary could face further NRL sanctions after additional information emerged.
John Barilaro hit out at Nathan Cleary, who was sanctioned by the NRL after flouting social-distancing protocol.
Nathan Cleary is at the centre of another social-distancing scandal in the NRL.
South Sydney Rabbitohs slipped to a 22-18 loss to Brisbane Broncos, with Kotoni Staggs scoring a hat-trick.