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Education and child welfare records

Index to Child Care and Protection
This index combines four indexes into one easy search: Mittagong Farmhome for Boys (1907-1921); Randwick Asylum for Destitute Children (1852-1915); Orphan schools records (1817-1886) and the new index to Industrial schools records (1867-1942).
Index to schools and related records, 1876-1979
The records include: applications for the establishment of schools; the schools progress and its physical provision; teachers; proposed schools and more.
List of Aboriginal Schools, 1876-1979
An alphabetical listing of Aboriginal Schools that operated in NSW.
Index to Admission and Discharges, 1857-1900 (on the Sydney Benevolent Asylum website)
On the Sydney Benevolent Asylum website
Where to find adoption records
Community Services holds records relating to adoption