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Western Australia - Organisation

Methodist Overseas Mission (1830? - 1980?)

Care Provider, Church Agency, Methodist and Uniting Church

The Methodist Overseas Mission, a department of the Methodist Church of Australia, ran the Mogumber Mission in Western Australia from 1951 to 1974. The Methodist Overseas Mission became part of the Uniting Church of Australia after it was established in 1977.

Provided 'Care' At

Related Organisations

  • Methodist Church (1829 - 1977)

    The Methodist Overseas Mission was part of the broader Methodist Church and was involved in out of home care in WA. However, it was not an agency of the Methodist Conference in Perth.



  • Wilson, Katrin and Michael V. Robinson., Aboriginal Hostels in Perth : A Comparative Survey, Department of Native Welfare, [Perth, W.A.], 1971. Details

Online Resources

Sources used to compile this entry: George, Karen and George, Gary, 'Methodist Overseas Mission (c.1930-1980)', in Find & Connect web resource, Find & Connect web resource project for the Commonwealth of Australia, 2012,

Prepared by: Debra Rosser