Quick thinking staff save Drouin student after snake bite

Deakin Hawke, back at Drouin primary school after almost dying from snake bite on a school camp trip to Canberra, and his forever grateful parents Lee and Teneille (front left) with the school staff that played big roles in saving him, from left, principal Brad Wheller, Candie Ellis-Williams, Dave Janssen, Rachel O’Dwyer, Jake Harper and Jo-Anne Kondo.

Drouin parents Lee and Teneille Hawke got the type of ‘phone call in late October that all parents dread. It was from the principal of Drouin Primary School Brad Wheller telling them that their 12 year-old son Deakin was just

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Drouin primary celebrate 100 days of school

Drouin Primary School students Blake Williams and Tyler Hickford made glasses in the shape of 100.

Warragul & District Gazette, September 1, 2015 Drouin Primary School celebrated 100 days of learning on Tuesday, August 18. Having started the count since Prep students started full time, students were encouraged to dress up in something incorporating the number 100.

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Trial turning ban removed

by Davyd Reid Baw Baw Shire Council will remove the ban on right hand turns from Princes Way into School Rd in Drouin following the completion of the trial this week. Council gave the undertaking during a community meeting at

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Parents call for safe crossings

Concerned parents called for safer crossings at busy intersections and more parking during a community meeting at Drouin Primary School on Thursday night. While families were encouraged to consider other options such as walking and riding bikes to school to

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Faster, higher, stronger!

Henry Grant (Grade 6) had good technique for his shot put throw at Drouin Primary School's sports day.

Warragul & Drouin Gazette March 24, 2015 The weather threatened but spirits were high as the pupils of Drouin Primary School showed their athletic prowess last week.

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