Maureen Cuskelly shares some detailed recollections of her experiences at St Aidan's, Bendigo, where she lived from the age of eight to 17.
'We were just whipped away; we didn't know where we were going,' says Carmel Durant, who grew up in Bidura Home, Glebe, NSW and with various foster parents. Read Glenn Ellard's report in the 'South Coast Register' about the chalk drawing Carmel made when she was ten years old.
'My identity was stolen from me'. Child Migrant Ann McVeigh shares her personal history and photographs of St Joseph's Orphanage, Subiaco (now Wembley), WA.
Catholic Health Australia chief executive officer Martin Laverty says that he is prepared to apologise to the victims of forced adoptions, according to a recent report.
Darren Sugars sings 'Sleep Well Tonight', an original track which he says is 'inspired by the personal narratives of two brave Forgotten Australians who are dear to him'.
'No longer a number - my name is Rosie'. Rosie grew up as number 20280. Her experience as a state ward left her with post-traumatic stress disorder. She's now in recovery and a Remembered Australian and has made a short film about her experiences.
'Iconducted an archaelogical excavation of my past ...' Listen to Margaret Spivey talk about her autobiography 'Defying the Gatekeeper: One Girl's True Story of Resistance and Rebellion'.
Listen to an interview with Dr Michael Davey, former ward of the state and author of 'Journey of Hope', on ABC Radio National.
Achild's letters to the South Australian Children's Welfare chairman help to tell the story of a young woman who spent 16 years in care, and later discovered her mother had written many returned letters to her daughter.
The passenger ship the 'City of Benares', carrying 90 children evacuated to Canada from Liverpool, was torpedoed by U-boat, U-48 on 13 September 1940. Only 13 children survived.