23-25 Princes Way
Drouin VIC 3818


Monday: 8:00am – 7:00pm
Tuesday: 8:00am – 7:00pm
Wednesday: 8:00am – 7:00pm
Thursday: 8:00am – 7:00pm
Friday: 8:00am – 5:30pm
Saturday: 8:00am - 12:00pm


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Gippsland Physiotherapy Group (GPG) Drouin take pride in offering clients the best quality of service. Our Physiotherapists are highly trained and knowledgeable physiotherapist who will pinpoint the source of your injury or condition with tailored programs and get you back to doing what you love do the most.

GPG is conveniently located at 23-25 Princes Way in the centre of the Drouin CBD, in the heart of Baw Baw Shire. We are committed to offering a variety of physiotherapy services to ensure accurate injury diagnosis and an effective recovery period so you can go back to your daily lifestyle.

Our Drouin practice offers the following services:

• Physiotherapy
• Clinical Pilates
• Sports Medicine
• Dry Needling

• NDIS Therapy

You do not need a referral to visit one of our physiotherapists in Bairnsdale (except for DVA and Medicare EPC)and our services can be claimable on Private Health Insurance (if covered as an extra), with rates kept as minimal as possible. We also provide no charge WorkSafe and TAC injuries.

We are dedicated to providing the highest quality of care for our patients, ensuring their complete maintenance, recovery and reducing the risk of recurrence. Our staff are always happy to help with any questions or concerns you might have before or after an appointment.

Our easy-to-use online booking system allows you to book appointments seven days a week, 24 hours a day; alternately, you can contact our friendly team on (03) 5625 9222 to book your appointment.

Injuries we Treat

  • Neck and Back Pain
  • Sports Injuries
  • Muscular Injuries
  • Post-Operative Rehabilitation
  • Headaches
  • Joint Pain
  • Arthritic Conditions

Meet the Team

Henry Emery

Henry-George Emery


Henry obtained his Bachelor of Physiotherapy from the University of Otago. His areas of professional interest include lower back and neck pain including headache treatment and management. He also has a keen interest in biomechanical abnormalities in the lower limb and how they affect the hip, knee and foot. Dry needling is one of his areas of expertise.

Since moving to Australia Henry has jumped right into AFL and has always had a keen interest in cricket, especially when the Black Caps are beating Australia.

Elke Smith

Elke Smith


Elke completed her Bachelor of Applied Science and Master of Physiotherapy Practice at Latrobe University Bendigo.

She has undertaken further training in Pilates, dry needling and sports injury rehabilitation. Elke has also completed GLA:D program training for hip and knee osteoarthritis management.

Elke is passionate about helping people to feel their best and achieve their goals. Some of her interest areas include lower limb biomechanics, such as preventing and rehabilitating running injuries. She has a strong interest in women’s health, particularly antenatal and postnatal care and she is an enthusiastic Pilates instructor.

Elke is an animal lover and horse rider. She enjoys spending time outdoors; gardening, camping and being active.

Madeline Putland

Madeline Putland


Madeline is an alumnus of the University of Melbourne, having attained a Bachelor of Biomedicine (with a major in Anatomy), and a Doctor of Physiotherapy. Madeline’s professional interests are in women’s health, clinical Pilates and treating musculoskeletal injuries.

Having grown up in Mildura, Madeline is looking forward to involving herself in the local community after having studied in Melbourne for several years. She is an avid netball player, and enjoys baking and gardening.

Elysia Bishop

Elysia Bishop


Elysia graduated from Griffith University with a Bachelor of Exercise Science and Masters of Physiotherapy.

Elysia’s professional interests lie in treating musculoskeletal injuries and sporting injuries, particularly those stemming from running and related exercise. This stems from Elysia’s own sports-related hobbies, which likewise include running, riding and swimming.

Elysia considers herself an outdoorsy type, and loves exploring nature while on hikes; she spent her honeymoon in 2018 on a hiking trip of New Zealand.


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Roland Bayles


Roland obtained his Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours) at Australian Catholic University (ACU) in Ballarat.

In his study, Roland has spent a large amount of time working with Geriatric participants from his time in aged care and community physiotherapy. He’s also spent time working in local sports clubs treating sports related injuries. Roland has a special interest in neurological diseases and has completed research into Huntington's disease in his final year.

Roland has grown up on a hobby farm and he loves animals. He also enjoys getting outdoors for nature walks, playing soccer and swimming.


Luke Stocks


Luke received his Bachelor of Exercise Science from the University of Tasmania (UTAS), and his Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours) from Monash University.

As someone who enjoys participating in a lot of sport himself, Luke has always had an interest in sport related injuries and helping injured players return to sport.

Luke has always been sports mad, from AFL and Soccer to Cricket and Boxing. However, he’s settled into cricket as his primary sport he plays, but he takes any opportunity to participate in others when possible either playing or assisting somehow. Luke has a twin brother who is his complete opposite and despite them being very close, his twin has forgotten his birthday twice!


Adam Ravbar


Adam obtained his Bachelor of Physiotherapy from Griffith University in Brisbane, QLD.

Given Adam’s background in Soccer, he has seen plenty of lower limb injuries over the years. As a result, he has developed a keen interest in the rehabilitation of knee and ankle injuries.

Adam particularly enjoys playing Soccer, to the point where he’s been fortunate enough to play semi-professionally over the last couple of years. He also enjoys long-distance running, surfing when he gets the chance,and hanging out with his friends.

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