Wahroonga Hostel was opened on 1 November 1995 by the Barwon Association for Youth Support & Accommodation. It was a replacement property for Lismore House in the suburb of Newcomb. The new property was designed to have an improved personal living environment for residents of the youth hostel. Wahroonga Hostel closed in 2000.
Sources used to compile this entry: Email correspondence with the Project Manager Information Systems at Barwon Child, Youth & Family, 17-18 November 2015, held in the project files at the University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre.
Prepared by: Nicola Laurent
Created: 18 November 2015, Last modified: 26 April 2016