Ballarat teacher charged over alleged child sex crimes

January 31, 2023 2:53 pm in by
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Ballarat High School music director of 25 years Damien Woods has been charged with a range of alleged child sex offences.

The Herald Sun is reporting the school is holding a crisis meeting this afternoon to address worried teachers after his arrest at an Alfredton address earlier this month.

His teaching registration was cancelled a week ago by the states teaching regulator whilst it’s understood he’s been sacked by the school.

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He is due to appear at the Ballarat Magistrates’ Court for a committal mention on April 20th.