Australia's Orphanage Museum help

Australia's Orphanage Museum is operated by Care Leavers Australia Network (CLAN). CLAN was established in 2000 to support care leavers and their families. The Museum aims to collect, document and present objects and material from orphanages and children's homes from across Australia. The museum has hundreds of items in the collection and on display at the Bankstown offices of CLAN. The collection includes plaques, signs, badges, photos, crockery, personal diaries and personal material such as suitcases donated by care leavers.

Contact Details

Leonie Sheedy Co-founder

Visitor Information

Corner of French and Chapel Rd Bankstown NSW


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