Convent of the Good Shepherd “Mt St Canice”

Location

St Canice Avenue
Sandy Bar, Hobart TAS
Australia

Provider: Sisters of the Good Shepherd

Year Opened: 1893

Year Closed: 1974

For further information about this Home, please refer to:  A Piece of the Story.

Commenced caring for “women and girls in need” in 1983 and ultimately grew into the largest private charitable institution in the state.

Provided residential care and schooling for women and girls older than 11.

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