Callan Park Book for sale

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, capturing the stories of patients, residents, staff , the community, the landscape and Callan Park’s importance as a place of refuge and conflict.

The book is available for $15 = $10 book plus $5 for postage and handling.


Cheque: payable to Friends of Callan Park, PO Box 238, Rozelle 2039

Direct Deposit or EFT: Friends of Callan Park BSB 633-000   Act. # 142343243    Reference: your surname and “book”.   Please send confirming email to with your name and address indicating where the book should be sent.

QUESTIONS: or Cynthia 0413 733 219