Ducks dash for fundraising cash

May 03, 2017

Glenn Roberts, Sienna Ryan and Peter Jedrys were among the lucky prize winners.

The lucky first-placed duck reaches the finish line.

The Yarrawonga College P-12 Parents and Friends Easter Duck race was once again very successful in 2017.

Around 1300 tickets were sold and more than $5000 dollars raised thanks to the Yarrawonga community and visitors to town.  

Yarrawonga College P-12 teacher Tracie Holgate did a fantastic job hosting the event and entertaining the crowd gathered at the Yarrawonga Holiday Park to cheer on their ducks.

Duck number 263 was successful on the day and three first prizes were awarded.

Rach Guppy and Lucas Eales from Yarrawonga both took home first prizes and tennis tournament superstar Glenn Roberts from Yarragon was also a winner.

Second and third prizes were also given on the day.

The Parents and Friends Association would like to thank the Yarrawonga Holiday Park for sponsoring this year’s race and also ClubMulwala, Yarrawonga Mulwala Golf Club Resort and Mulwala Ski Club for the fantastic prizes they donated.

Money raised will be used to purchase playground equipment the new Yarrawonga College P-12, P-4 campus which will open in 2018.

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