Warramboo Hostel, Yalgoo, was established by 1971 as a government-run education hostel for Aboriginal boys and girls going to primary school in Yalgoo. There were 17 children at Warramboo in 1971 and only 6 children from a 'transient population' by 1979. Warramboo closed around 1980.
Sources used to compile this entry: Information Services, Department for Community Development, 'pp.559-560', Signposts: A Guide for Children and Young People in Care in WA from 1920, Government of Western Australia, 2004, http://signposts.cpfs.wa.gov.au/pdf/pdf.aspx.
Prepared by: Cate O'Neill and Debra Rosser
Created: 15 March 2011, Last modified: 20 June 2014