APOLOGIES

National Apology to the Forgotten Australians and former child migrants – 16 November 2009

The Australian Government formally apologised to the Forgotten Australians and former child migrants at a special remembrance event in Canberra at 11am on Monday 16 November 2009.

View the transcript from Kevin Rudd PM’s speech.

View Berry Street’s apology to Australians who experienced harm in institutional care as children released in August 2006.

View the apology by the General of the Salvation Army General Shaw Clifton, to care leavers of Salvation Army homes.