Reports and Stories of the Forgotten Australians throughout the 19th and 20th centuries.
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Ex PM Kevin Rudd apologises to the Forgotten Australians and Child Migrants Nov 16 2009

"...They should be honoured for their experience and given every support they need in order to participate fully in the community of which they are part..."

Speech Senator Gary Humphries on the Forgotten Australians Inquiry.

16 November 2014  Open Place, the Victorian Support service for Forgotten Australians and Former Child Migrants, held a celebratory lunch at the MCG.


The Hon. Jenny Macklin will be the guest speaker, she was the former Federal Minister for Families and Community Services she was instrumental in many initiatives arising from the Apology.


Below images of that event, just click on the images for a bigger view.

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5TH ANNIV.

It is not just the impact that tragic childhood experiences have had for the Forgotten Australians. Their children and families have also felt the impact, which can then flow through to future generations.
This image dedicated to all those abused whilst under Institutional care.
This image dedicated to all those abused whilst under Institutional care.
It is not just the impact that tragic childhood experiences have had for the Forgotten Australians. Their children and families have also felt the impact, which can then flow through to future generations.

Tribulations to the Forgotten Australians

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