Walking Tour of Callan Park – Sat 21 Oct

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Join us for a walking tour of Callan Park and learn about the history of the site as a psychiatric institution, its current uses, and the community’s vision for the site in the future.  Wear comfortable walking shoes and bring a…

Meetings with Inner West Council – Minutes

Approximately every 2 months, FOCP has met with Richard Pearson, IWC Administrator and staff regarding Callan Park.  Minutes are attached: IWC and FOCP Minutes of Meeting 28 August 2017 IWC and FOCP Minutes of Meeting 26 June 2017 IWC and FOCP Minutes…

Callan Park Book for sale

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Callan Park: Compassion and Conflict in The Asylum Using images – some never seen publicly before - and oral history interviews (including the Rozelle Hospital Oral History Collection) historian Roslyn Burge has created a fascinating insight into the former mental asylum,…

History of Rozelle Hospital

NSW Guild of Craft Bookbinders has recently published their journal which includes a History of Rozelle Hospital page 10 by John Newland. See:  Morocco Bound June 2017