Lapidary clubs put on a gem of a show in Yarragon

Neville Pitcher demonstrates the process of "Faceting" Gemstones at the Lapidary Show at Yarragon

Recently, the Warragul and District Lapidary Club held their annual Jewellery and Gem Show at the Yarragon Public Hall. President Nick Johnson said that despite a few less attendees than previous years, sales were still good. “The numbers were down

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Kumara masterclass sees Panthers past Hawks

Simon Gardiner bowls at Yarragon on Saturday, he took 1/21 from his eight overs.

In a match with potential finals ramifications, Yarragon continued its brilliant form to keep its one-day final chances firmly alive. Winning the toss and batting, the Panthers commenced poorly with Lasi Amaroosyria gone early to leave Yarragon in an early

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Kumara century propels Yarragon to top of the table

Gamini Kumara flicks a ball of his pads on his way to a commanding 119* against Garfield-Tynong on the weekend.

Yarragon 7/221 defeated Garfield-Tynong 157 Yarragon have stormed to the top of the ladder on the weekend, with a familiar face dominating the day to give the Panthers victory. Resuming on 1-7 needing a further 151 for victory, Jake Borsato

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Cricket returns after three week washout hiatus

Jake Harper was stoic at the crease for his Drouin side, but it ultimately wasn't enough against the Panthers on Saturday.

Drouin 7/182(cc) defeated Yarragon 2/183 Yarragon has sent a signal of their intent this season, toppling reigning premiers Drouin at Bellbird in their Division 1 clash. Bowling first, Jayakody removed Bell (0) in the first over to give Yarragon early

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Yarragon Primary unveil environmental project

Students Laila Gabbels, Brodie Forrest, Zac Geeson and Eleanor Jefford stand proudly in front of the school’s Frog Bog area.

Students at Yarragon Primary School unveiled an environmental project in their schoolyard last week. Known as the “Frog Bog”, the frog friendly habitat is designed to improve both the student’s knowledge of eco systems as well as the biodiversity of

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Yarragon CFA celebrates 75 years

At the Yarragon CFA 75th celebrations are (from left): captain Ashley Smith, 3rd lieutenant Kris Hopkins, 1st lieutenant Michael O'Toole, 2nd lieutenant Melinda Kemp, 4th lieutenant Colin Lackman. 

Yarragon CFA has celebrated 75 years of operation, with many volunteers joined by senior CFA staff to help commemorate the landmark occasion at the annual brigade dinner last Saturday night. Commencing in 1944, the fire brigade has been serving Yarragon

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Former Yarragon Primary School site retained

Yarragon residents rejoice as the decision to purchase the land for community use was announced this week.

The former Yarragon Primary School site will be retained for community use, but Baw Baw Shire does not know at what cost. Council has agreed to purchase the Rollo St property “at a price to be negotiated with the valuer

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Western Park overcomes dogged Yarragon outfit

Danny Sheehan bowled a lengthy spell for Western Park in the D1 game against Yarragon

Western Park kicked off their season with a win in the game of the round, narrowly overcoming a dogged Yarragon outfit. Losing the toss and being sent in, the Warriors lost the dangerous opening pair of Asa Singappuli (2) and

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Juniors go pink

Kale Dunstan gets last minute instruction from his coach in Yarragon’s under 10 game against Drouin Gold on Saturday.

Mother’s Day was celebrated in round three of Warragul and District Junior Football League with the annual feature resulting in money raised for Breast Cancer Network Australia. Warragul Blues and Warranor have been running a fundraising event now for over

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Skate park opens

Giving the thumbs up to the new Yarragon Skate Park are (from left) Will Maclean, Tynan Pakan, Levi Moore and Will Kemp.

Yarragon’s youth gave its new skate park the thumbs up during an official opening celebration on Saturday afternoon. With 87 per cent of Yarragon’s primary school aged students owning a scooter or skateboard, young people were out in force to

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