Paul Vaughan has been released from the final year of his contract with the Canberra Raiders, to take up a new deal with the St George Illawarra Dragons.

Vaughan, a local Gungahlin Bulls junior, began his Raiders career in the club’s junior representative program and made his first-grade debut in 2013. During his time at the Raiders he played 85 first-grade matches in four seasons, representing both Country Origin and Italy along the way.

The Raiders wish Vaughan all best with the Dragons and thank him for his many years of tremendous service at the club.