Struan Farm School, Naracoorte

Struan Farm School




Provider: South Australian Government

Year Opened: 1947

Year Closed: 1969


The school could accommodate 30 boys, although during the 1950s and 1960s it was home to approximately 18 to 20 over-school-aged boys.

If anyone has any photos or information relating to this Home, could you please send it to CLAN.

Related News Articles

Delinquent Boys’ Home at Struan House, 26 November 1946 (Border Watch)

Preparatory Work at Struan Boys’ Home, 11 February 1947 (Advertiser)

Struan Boys’ Farm, 22 November 1954 (Narracoorte Herald)


CLAN Homes – Orphanages Gallery

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CLAN Museum Gallery

There are currently no images of historical items available for CLAN members to view for this Home. If you have any historical items and would like to donate them, please contact CLAN.


CLAN library books where this Home is mentioned include:

Abuse advocate urges survivors to speak up from Struan.  ‘Click Here’ to view the Article on The Naracoorte Herald [dead link]