Asbestos found at local school

May 15, 2024 9:20 am in by Andrew Johnston
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Several groups have responded after asbestos was found on the grounds at the Bellarine Secondary College in Drysdale.

Basketball games were cancelled earlier this week, with an exclusion zone created at the school in response.

Air quality monitoring is underway, while independent occupational hygienists were also managing the situation.

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The Education department has told the Geelong Advertiser the health and safety of students and staff is priority.