If you have anyone in Victoria you can't locate, they might have been here. They come from all over the place. Lists birthplace, arrival in colony, age, parents and lots of other info. Well worth a look.

The Inmates Register 1860-1872 of the Ballarat Benevolent Asylum ( Victoria, Australia ), which assisted orphaned children, the poor, the aged and infirm, and maternity cases, are now available on the Ballarat Historical Society's website: