Elsie Women's Refuge

Refuge for women and children, the first in Australia, set up in disused houses by women's liberationists in 1974. A visit by Social Security Minister Bill Hayden shortly after it opened led to Elsie receiving Commonwealth funding.

Milestone
Opened
16 Mar 1974
Position
1974
1974
1974
29 Aug 2014 -
Property
Occupied
1974 -
Type