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Reports on Forgotten Australians- A list of various reports concerning Forgotten Australians.
Information on the Irish Historical Institutional Abuse in Inquiry
National Apology for Forced Adoptions - There is a link under Commemorative Material so people can send their contributions to the memory journals.
Review of Claims of Abuse from Adults in State Care as Children - Report by the Tasmanian Ombudsman, November 2004
Report of the Inter-Departmental Committee to establish the facts of State involvement with the Magdalen Laundries
Snapshot of consultations with
2010, the department engaged RPR Consulting to consult with Forgotten Australians
experiences with services, and to learn more about what is needed in the
Consultations were undertaken by Ann Porcino, RPR Consulting.
The report on
the findings of the survey was produced by Dr Ian Watson.
Freedom of Information This webpage provides links to all State and Territory Freedom of Information websites.
Report of the 2009 Senate Inquiry The Report of the 2009 Senate Inquiry into the implementation of the recommendations of the Lost Innocents and Forgotten Australians Inquiries was tabled on 25 June 2009 and can be found on the Senate website. Click the image to view the Report.
Parliamentary Library Background Note This background note provides a brief overview and history of the arrival of child migrants from the United Kingdom and government responses to claims of their mistreatment whilst in institutional care in Australia. Similarly, Australian-born children raised in institutional care during this time have also claimed mistreatment.
This background note also provides an overview of government responses to their claims.
Mullighan Report 2008 The South Australian Government tabled a report in Parliment from Commissioner Ted Mullighan
resulting from the Commission of Inquiry into Children in State Care.
Click the image to view the Report.
Irish Report 2009 The Irish Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse Act, 2000 (the Act) was enacted on 26th April 2000. The resulting Irish Report was released 20th May 2009
Senate Report 2005 'Protecting Vulnerable Children' the second report on the inquiry into children in institutional and out-of-home care.
Forde Inquiry Queensland This links to the Queensland Government commissioned Forde Inquiry, held in 1998-1999, to investigate the treatment of children in licensed government and non-government institutions in Queensland.
Lost Innocents Report
Lost Innocents, the Senate Report of its Inquiry into child migrants in Australia, was tabled on 30 August 2001 and can be found on the Senate website.