Our Lives, Our Stories. New Temporary Exhibition at AOM

A new temporary exhibition opens at Australian Orphanage Museum, tomorrow Tuesday 6 June 2023.

Our Lives, Our Stories: Geelong Care Leavers Talking Back to Their Records features stories from people who lived in some of Geelong’s thirteen children’s Homes and Orphanages. The exhibition enables the voices of Care Leavers to be heard, reflecting on and talking back to the archival records of their childhoods.

Further information on the exhibition can be found on its dedicated page.

Come and see the exhibition and the museum during opening hours, Monday to Friday 10am to 4pm.

The exhibition will continued until late 2023.


Australian Orphanage Museum gratefully acknowledges the Local History Grants Program and Public Record Office Victoria, supported by the Victorian Government through the Community Support Fund.