Forgotten Australians, photos, Stolen Generations

Nudgee Orphanage

by Juanita Burr, nee Broderick (guest author) on 17 March, 2010

Juanita Burr, nee Broderick, was a resident of Nudgee Orphanage, Queensland, from 1944 (the year of her birth) to 1961.

4 thoughts on “Nudgee Orphanage”

  1. hi i have finally found some information about nudgee orphanage. i was an infant placed there 2 times and as a little child and would like to verify same as my mother is not alive .it has always made me wonder alot of things. just want to confrm that i was there. can you help please?? maiden name was Siebenhausen thanks for your time

  2. My grandmother was placed in this orphanage after her mother died in 1956. She never really talked about it much apart from that it was a horrible place. She would have been 10 when she was placed there. I’m trying to find any information on her stay there and photos if any. Her name was Maureen Luscine Mannion. But her last name could have been changed while in there.

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