Books at Yarck

SIX years ago Catherine Wherry and Jeremy Morrison opened “Books at Yarck” on the Maroondah Highway in the charming village of Yarck. Shortly after they moved from Melbourne to Merton they fell in love with the attractive building and the cottage garden at 6591 Maroondah Highway. When it came up for sale Catherine bought it and started planning for its … Read More

Bob Ashe: A Leading Light

One of the leadlight windows Bob made for his home in Yarck.  By Emily Friedel TUCKED AWAY in a shed beside the Maroondah Highway, retired policeman Bob Ashe makes elegant leadlight panels. Bob’s little workshop is packed full, but tidy, and his own paintings – including a portrait of Bob Marley – sit above his bench. It was around 30 … Read More