Aboriginal Childrenís Advancement Society was formed to provide education and employment opportunities for young Aboriginals through provision of hostels.

 First and foremost is the aim to improve the standard of education of Aboriginal children and the extension of opportunities to those in need.

 Assistance is also given to Aboriginal children and youth who show a special talent.



Phone: 61 2 9522 6241 Fax: 61 2 9522 4085†††††††††††††† E-mail:

Aboriginal Childrenís Advancement Society

Kirinari is Yandruwandha for Place of Learning


ACAS is the acronym from Aboriginal Childrenís Advancement Society

Promoting Aboriginal Education and Advancement since 1963

ACAS and KIRINARI HOSTEL are registered trading names under the proprietorship of
Aboriginal Childrenís Advancement Society.

ACAS has been involved in the education and advancement of

Aboriginal youth for more than 50 years.


This is tried and proved practical reconciliation.