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Order Broughton Hall Inquest

State Coroner Judge Coate has made four non-publication orders in relation the four people who died following an alleged outbreak of gastro at the Broughton Hall Aged Care Facility in 2007.


The orders prohibit the publication of names of the deceased. In each case the deceased may only be referred to by their initials.

The order also prohibits the publication of any information which identifies or may lead to the identification of any other resident of the Brought Hall nursing home referred to in the course of the evidence heard during the inquest. Residents can be referred to by their initials. 

For a copy of the orders contact the court on 1300 309 519 and ask to speak to the court's Publications and Communications Officer.