yarran


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yarran

(ˈjærən)
n
(Plants) a small hardy tree, Acacia homalophylla, of inland Australia: useful as fodder and for firewood
[from a native Australian language]
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Yarran was diagnosed with terminal bowel and liver cancer after she visited the hospital for a routine pregnancy check-up in 2015.
Balga Senior High School's Len Yarran was named WA Aboriginal and Islander Education Officer of the Year and Wattle Grove Primary School's Kirsty Campbell was WA Beginning Teacher of the Year.
Missing Kade Simpson and Chris Yarran, the understrengthed Carlton forward line scored four straight goals to reduce Geelong's lead to just seven points.
In a later story, Parker (1914:8) further details this as the first two men and a woman, and the death of one of the men, who was lifted to the Milky Way in a giant yarran (river red gum) (G/Y).
Yarran shared about what gave his life meaning when he was in college, pursuing women and getting good grades.
A special thank you to Dallas Yarran, the Aboriginal Health Worker, for assisting to cross the cultural divide.
But, covered in blood and in agonising pain from massive stomach injuries, Yarran staggered to his feet and continued looking after his master.
Hanley has also expressed his support for the AFL match review panel's decision not to penalise Carlton forward Chris Yarran for striking him late in the game.
Carlton forward Chris Yarran was reported for striking Hanley in the closing minutes.
AUSTRALIA: A McGrath; J Harbrow, C Yarran, T Armstrong; S Wellingham, S Edwards, N Lovett-Murray; D Wells, C Ellis-Yolmen; M Stokes (0-0-1), S Motlop (0-1-0), Aaron Davey; J Neade (1-0-1), Lewis Jetta (0-2-0), E Betts (1-1-0).
AUSTRALIA SQUAD Tony Armstrong (Sydney Swans), Dominic Barry (Melbourne), Eddie Betts (Adelaide), Alwyn Davey (Essendon), Aaron Davey (Melbourne), Shaun Edwards (GWS), Cameron Ellis-Yolmen (Adelaide), Lance Franklin, Jarrod Harbrow (Gold Coast), Joshua Hill (West Coast), Leroy Jetta (Essendon), Lewis Jetta (Sydney Swans), Nathan Lovett-Murray (Essendon), Ashley McGrath (Brisbane Lions), Steven Motlop (Geelong), Jake Neade (Port Adelaide), Mathew Stokes (Geelong), Lindsay Thomas (North Melbourne), Sharrod Wellingham (West Coast), Daniel Wells (North Melbourne), Christopher Yarran (Carlton)