A resource for Forgotten Australians, Former Child Migrants and anyone interested in the history of child welfare in Australia.
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Exhibition in Adelaide – Enslaved in a Magdalene laundry

An exhibition by a Forgotten Australian depicting life in the notorious institution “The Pines” has opened in Adelaide. The exhibition […]

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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.

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