The Birralee Hostel, run by the government, was the name given to the former Birralee Receiving and Assesssment Centre. It was situated at 124 Quarry Street, Rockhampton. Birralee Hostel opened 23 November 1981 and closed in 1982.
Sources used to compile this entry: Department of Families, Missing pieces: information to assist former residents of children's institutions to access records, State of Queensland, 2001. p.13..
Prepared by: Lee Butterworth
Created: 19 July 2011, Last modified: 12 June 2014