The Royal Commission held a public hearing in Sydney from Wednesday 26 February to Monday 3 March 2014.

The hearing examined the experience of women who were sexually abused as children, between 1950-1974 while committed in The Parramatta Girls’ Training School and The Institution for Girls in Hay.

Findings

Findings from Case Study No. 7 are now available. View the Report of Case Study No. 7: Child sexual abuse at the Parramatta Training School for Girls and the Institution for Girls in Hay.

The scope and purpose of the public hearing is to inquire into:

  1. To hear the experience of women who were sexually abused as children, between 1950-1974, while committed in:
    a. The Parramatta Girls’ Training School in Sydney; and
    b. The Institution for Girls in Hay, NSW,
    c. being institutions which were within the responsibility of the NSW Government.

  1. Any related matters.

Transcripts

Media Releases

There are no media releases currently available for this case study.