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Call to include Forgotten Australians in the national curriculum

Posted on 30 September 2011 by
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Last week, the Australian newspaper had a story about a call from former Senator Andrew Murray for the history of […]

Retiring Senator Steve Hutchins reflects on the Senate inquiries

Posted on 28 June 2011 by

The 30 June 2011 will see the expiry of the term of Senator for New South Wales, Steve Hutchins. During […]

Connections UnitingCare: 80 years of historic images now online

Posted on 15 June 2011 by

The community services organisation Connections UnitingCare, with the assistance of a Victoria 175 History Grant, has made 80 years of […]

National Find and Connect Service

Posted on 14 June 2011 by

Jenny Macklin, the Minister for Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs, has released details of the first phase of […]

Neil Morrissey – Care Home Kid

Posted on 8 March 2011 by

The latest bulletin from the Care Leavers’ Association in the UK has a report about an upcoming BBC documentary, Neil […]

January-February 2011 updates

Posted on 8 March 2011 by

Here’s a quick update on new and updated entries in Pathways for the months of Jan/Feb 2011. One area we’ve […]

December 2010 updates

Posted on 18 January 2011 by

My apologies for not publishing the December 2010 Pathways updates until more than halfway through January 2011, but the Christmas/New […]

Review of Government Compensation Payments – report released

Posted on 15 December 2010 by
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On 6 December 2010, the Senate’s Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee released its report from the Review of Government Compensation […]

November 2010 updates

Posted on 6 December 2010 by

This month Pathways has some new entries about children’s institutions in Victoria. We have added some brief entries about a […]

A year on from the Apology …

Posted on 9 November 2010 by
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Next Tuesday the 16th of November 2010 will mark the first anniversary of the Federal Government’s Apology to Forgotten Australians […]

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