Bert Williams Aboriginal Boys’ Hostel

Location

21 Normanby Avenue, Thornbury
Victoria Australia

Provider: Community Services Victoria

Year Opened: Late 1970s

Year Closed: 1984

 

Bert Williams Aboriginal Boys’ Hostel was operated by Community Services Victoria until 1989. Now Bert Williams Centre is run by the Aboriginal Youth Support Unit within the Department of Community Welfare Services, and funded by the Department of Aboriginal Affairs.

 

 

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Additional Information 

DHHS – Bert Williams Aboriginal Boys Hostel Finding Records 

 

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