Yarra River


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Yarra River

(ˈjærə)
n
(Placename) a river in SE Australia, rising in the Great Dividing Range and flowing west and southwest through Melbourne to Port Phillip Bay. Length: 250 km (155 miles)
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Paddy Power offer 5-1 that tomorrow's winner jumps into the Yarra River, just as Jim Courier and Andre Agassi did.
Hobsons Bay near Williamstown collects large volumes of sediment from the Yarra River, which is limiting access to marinas, boat manufacturing and maintenance facilities, and piers and jetties along the Williamstown foreshore.
NOVAK DJOKOVIC celebrated his first Grand Slam title on the banks of Melbourne's Yarra river yesterday, but the Serb is adamant that Roger Federer is far from finished.
We want to hear your thoughts on how designs can work together with surrounding parklands and venues to ensure we provide a safer and more inviting and accessible crossing over the Yarra River.
The exhibition is complemented by a broadsheet which will include a concept for an urban plunge pool in Melbournes Yarra River.
This fabulous 10 day prize also includes a luxury stay at The Holiday Inn, Melbourne Centre, on the banks of the Yarra River and the chance to experience one of the greatest horse racing events in the world.
The upgrade will include widening the highway to six lanes and building a bridge over the Yarra River, upgrading the intersection at Heidelberg Rd and boosting safety by installing traffic lights at Yarra Boulevard.
A new master plan with towers, shops and open space has been approved for the former Melbourne Convention Centre site on Spencer Street, overlooking the Yarra River.
A month later you could hear the sigh of relief from across the Yarra River when he was passed fit yesterday to take his place in the starting line-up for tomorrow's Second Test.
The Andrews Labor Government has announced a suite of new measures to improve management of the Lower Yarra River.
The building will cast shadows over the Yarra River, blot out the sun in central parks and cause strong winds at its dockland redevelopment site.