• Apr2017

    In discussions about how to improve our town, attention directed towards our local primary school. What could be done to help improve it and get the grounds up to par? How could we create an attractive and welcoming environment for existing and new students? So word was put into the ether to...

  • Well it was on again. The Latrobe City International Open brought worldwide water-ski champions to our backyard drink. And it was a great success. On the 4th and 5th of March, Lake Narracan roared into life in the lead up to the Moomba Masters – which were held the following week. 11...

  • Yallourn North Cricket Club held their inaugural Lawn Mower Lotto day on the 26th February. It all took place behind the hall, at the newly crowed spectator lawn at McGregor Reserve. Over 150 club and community members attended on the day, to take part in the family atmosphere and competition....

  • “Brick by brick” the Roman Emperor Hadrian is often quoted as saying. And that’s just how improvements at Monash Hall and McGregor Reserve are pursued. Through the months small upgrades continue to take place to the facilities. And it’s fantastic that so many are helping out and lending a hand. Some minor...

  • Mar2017

    Ever hear of a little library? We have one right here in town, located on East Street near the corner of High Road. The little library is a community initiative, aimed at encouraging reading, and sharing of books! Whilst the library caters primarily for children, there are also books for...

  • Over the New Year break our local watering hole got some new owners. And so far it’s off with a bang. Four local blokes from footy club fame decided to take on the mammoth task of reinvigorating the old Rossmore Hotel. After months of preparation and legal techy techy, the...

  • Dec2016

    Triumph at Trivia

    December 22, 2016

    Well it’s that time of year again – sleigh bells ring-a-ling or something… The Yallourn/Yallourn North Football/Netball Club thought they’d lead the charge with trivia. And boy did they put on a show! Previous year’s were smashed out of the park, and all up about 115 people packed out Monash Hall...

  • Nov2016

    Updated – 21/12/16 This year the Parent Club at Yallourn North Primary School set a goal with their fundraising activities, to update the canteen/cooking room. It needed to be reconfigured in such a way that it would be safer for children to move around in, especially when they were using...

  • Oct2016

    In the aim of sprucing up the place, some observant folks realised that the foyer at Monash Hall could use a bit of TLC. The plastic plant that adorned the inside of the entrance foyer had seen some tough love, so it was evident a replacement was a suitable goal to...

  • Sep2016

    Bombers keep kicking them goals

    September 12, 2016

    Well the Yallourn/Yallourn North Bombers have done it again – Two consecutive years into the grand final. And the Under 15’s Netball team also shot some hoops and got into their grand final too! We know you all want to show your support, and the word has sprung around to decorate the...