Some people may find content on this website distressing. Read more
The Find & Connect website is changing soon Read more
South Australia - Organisation

Good Shepherd Archive (1983 - )

From
1983
Categories
Records Access Service and Records Holder

The Good Shepherd Archive holds records related to the work of the Good Shepherd Sisters in Australia and New Zealand from 1863 onwards. The Archive is located in Abbotsford, Victoria. The collection includes records relating to Homes run by the Sisters, including the Convent of the Good Shepherd "The Pines", in Adelaide. Register books of admission and discharge have been retained for most residential convents in Australia and New Zealand.

Details

The collection includes many records about the Sisters' work with women and girls. Register books of admission and discharge have been retained for most residential convents in Australia and New Zealand. The Archive offers a research service to former residents, to their relatives and to people interested in the Good Shepherd mission in Australia, New Zealand and Tahiti. The research service operates by mail; the Archive is not open to the public and is a part-time service.

Publications

Online Resources

Sources used to compile this entry: George, Karen, Finding your own way, Nunkuwarrin Yunti of South Australia Inc., 2005, http://nunku.org.au/resources/.

Prepared by: Karen George