Boys Town subject

The hearing will investigate the responses of the Christian Brothers and relevant WA authorities to allegations of child sexual abuse at the residences.

Experiences of residents from Bindoon Farm School, Castledare Junior Orphanage, St Vincent’s Orphanage Clontarf and St Mary’s Agricultural School, Tardun, will be heard. It will also examine the response of the Christian Brothers and State authorities to complaints made about members of the Christian Brothers who were engaged in teaching or other activities at the institutions.

The public hearing will be streamed live to the public via webcast.

The WA Industrial Relations Commission will hold the hearing at 111 St Georges Terrace, Perth.

For more information, visit childabuseroyalcommission.gov.au.