Posts tagged ‘child migrants’

Find & Connect Support Services and Life Stories DVD launch

Posted on 17 August 2012 by
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A new national network of support services for Forgotten Australians and Former Child Migrants was launched by Jenny Macklin, the […]

Obituary – Harold Haig (1938 – 2012)

Posted on 13 August 2012 by

The Funeral Service to celebrate the life of Harold Haig was held at the Heritage Funeral Home, Wantirna on Friday […]

Helping Forgotten Australians and Former Child Migrants trace their past

Posted on 29 June 2012 by
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Forgotten Australians and Former Child Migrants will get more help to access their personal records and reconnect with family where […]

Introducing the Find & Connect reb resource newsletter

Posted on 5 June 2012 by
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This week we circulated the first newsletter for the Find & Connect web resource. Featuring ‘snapshots’ from our state-based historians […]

Child Migrant exhibition opens in WA

Posted on 21 May 2012 by
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On their own, an exhibition that chronicles the story of British Child Migrants sent to Australia between the 1860s and […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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