A resource for Forgotten Australians, Former Child Migrants and anyone interested in the history of child welfare in Australia.
There are no personal records or private details published on this site.
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Fractured Families

Our readers might be interested in a book by Tanya Evans - Fractured Families: life on the margins in colonial New South Wales (2015, UNSW P…

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What to expect when accessing records about you

If you spent time in 'care', there may be records about you. This is a guide to your rights, and different types of records and experiences.