Hawks top Gulls in battle of the rivals

Ben Giles lays a strong tackle for Drouin in the first quarter forcing his opponent Sam Dennis to fire a handpass out to a Warragul teammate.

Drouin have come away victors against the old rivals on Saturday, claiming both the under 16s and under 18s matches in scintillating style in front of their home crowd. The under 18 clash proved to be the game of the

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Showdown looms next week for unbeaten Warragul and Drouin under 16 sides

Sebastiano Amoroso fires the ball into the Drouin forward line against Wonthaggi.

Drouin again have showed their tenacity in the under 16 Gippsland league competition, overcoming the Wonthaggi Power by 26 points away from home on Saturday. The game played out eerily similar to last week’s clash with Moe, with Drouin finding

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Authenticity a driver for Daisy

Thomas celebrates with some of his biggest supporters, daughter Matilda and girlfriend Natasha.

Throughout Australia, in backyards all over the country, kids continue to watch and recreate their favourite footy moments, and it was no different for Dale Thomas. Growing up on a hobby farm at Drouin South, Thomas would wake up, go

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Junior football returns to Warragul and Drouin

Tom Evans kicks off the ground for Drouin as they came away with a sold win over Moe in their opening match.

For months, football fields and netball courts have laid dormant, but on Saturday that all changed when junior sport returned, much to the delight of many people. Warragul hosted Wonthaggi at Western Park to kick off their season and started

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The Crossing Drop In Centre back open offering support

Welcoming locals back to The Crossing Drop-In Centre in Drouin are committee member Alan Lamond and centre coordinator Pauline Ward

The Crossing Drop-In Centre in Drouin is open and offering support, socialisation and affordable two-course meals. President Belinda Forrest said the centre in Princes Way reopened four weeks ago but is failing to attract back its regular clientele or new

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Nanette Fry named life member at Drouin Croquet Club

Nanette Fry was presented with her life membership recently.

Drouin resident Nanette Fry recently had Life Membership bestowed upon her for her outstanding service over the years to the Drouin Croquet Club. Nanette joined the club in October 1991 and has shown great initiative and dedication to the club

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Drouin break drought with back to back flags in 1991-92

Coach Steve Hodge holds the premiership cup aloft after winning their second straight flag in 1992.

When Steve Hodge visited a house in Drouin during late 1989, he went in under the idea that he might continue his playing career at Drouin with the opportunity to become an assistant coach. By the end of the night,

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Gum tree removal causes stir in Drouin

The trees have made way for a new housing estate in Drouin.

The removal of old gum trees in McGlone Rd for a housing estate development has caused a stir in Drouin. McGlone Rd resident Jeannie Haughton urged locals to speak up and protect Drouin’s natural environment before it was too late.

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Puppy Pippa is well after three day ordeal

Brooke McKenzie was reunited with her much loved puppy Pippa, after the dog found herself trapped in a well under the family home.

When Jess McKenzie and her partner Mick Kennedy couldn’t find their daughter’s therapy dog Pippa, they thought she may have been hiding inside their house in Sinclair St, Drouin, but as the hours went by, it was clear Pippa was

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Family pleads for information surrounding missing pair Russell Hill and Carol Clay

Drouin man Russell Hill has now been missing for over a month after setting off on a camping trip.

The family of missing Drouin man Russell Hill are pleading for anyone with information about his disappearance to come forward. The 74-year-old grandfather left for a camping trip near Wonnangatta River on March 19 and has been missing for a

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