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South Australia - Organisation

Order of the Good Shepherd Sisters (c. 1863 - )

c. 1863
Care Provider, Catholic and Religious Order

The Order of the Good Shepherd Sisters is a Catholic religious order founded in Melbourne in 1863. In Adelaide, the Good Shepherd Sisters ran the Convent of the Good Shepherd "The Pines" between 1942 and 1974, under the control of the Children's Welfare and Public Relief Board and its successors.

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Online Resources

Sources used to compile this entry: George, Karen, Finding your own way, Nunkuwarrin Yunti of South Australia Inc., 2005,

Prepared by: Melissa Downing