• 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...

  • Aug2016

    After launching its first Ghost Tour on Friday the 13th back in February 2015, Haunted Hills Tours has continued to grow and expand its unique form of tourism experience. While beginning with sharing haunting stories from The Brown Coal Mine and the township of Yallourn, Haunted Hills Tours extensive repertoire...

  • With the motivating drive from a newly crowned Yallourn North Rock Thrower who has been welcomed to the village, the Yallourn North Cricket Club made the call to hit for six some unorthodox rubbish that had been dumped along the ‘Old Road’, by some filthy mullygrubbers over the last century....

  • The Yallourn North Hall and Recreation Reserve Committee has just completed the paving that forms part of the long term plans for the Tennis Court Reserve at the corner of Gooding and Reserve Streets. The path links the north-western corner entry of the Yallourn North Hall and Recreation Reserve, at the recently installed...

  • Jul2016

    Local theatre company Moartz Inc has been working hard towards a new performance for 2016 titled Secret Bridesmaids’ Business. After a succession of successful events over many years at Yallourn North’s Monash Hall, Moartz return with an Australian comedy drama set around the night before the big wedding day. The story focuses...

  • The 10th of November last year was the 30th Anniversary of the Lions Park, and we thought it best to spruce up the place for the occasion. We got together with the Moe Lions Club, and they agreed to help put some new bollards in to replace the old rotting twisted ones. All up...

  • May2016

    The Winter Markets are on again in 2016, but this time they’ve undergone a transformation! A brand new location has been provided to get the market well under way, with Monash Hall picking up where the Yallourn North Primary School left off last year. The hall will be chock-a-block full...

  • Ski was in Force

    May 4, 2016

    The 2016 inaugural Latrobe City Water Ski International Open was a great success being a follow up to the Moomba Masters, with many of the international competitors heading to our humble backyard to compete. The weekend gave local skiers the chance to rub shoulders with the world’s best, and was...

  • Apr2016

    ANZAC Day 2016

    April 26, 2016

    On ANZAC day this year the Yallourn North community and many visitors attended the morning service at our town memorial. Numbers were similar to last years attendance, with the community more than willing to offer their thanks and remember the sacrifice of those who gave their lives for our freedoms. Members...

  • Mar2016

    Sunflower Song

    March 22, 2016

    As part of ReActivate: Latrobe’s #GetSunflowered activities, an open and prominent location at the top of town was planted with sunflowers to create a bright and welcoming entrance. The exercise is part of the greater Transiting Cities program which is undertaken by RMIT University, with the aim of better promoting,...