Kanangra Hostel was in the same building as the former Kanangra Receiving Home.
The Hostel was run by a married couple who lived there rent free. The boys paid them board out of their wages. The Department supplemented the payments if necessary.
In 1982, there was a fire at Kanangra.
13 February 2019
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