The Widening net 1945-

Australia, 1985

Film
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Episode number 4 of Series “Destination Australia: the migrant experience since 1788”.
Covers the period from 1945 to 1985. Shows how the enormous intake of migrants from Britain, Western Europe and the ;Mediterranean alter the face of Australia; and notes how from the early 1970’s, with a changing economy, recruitment fluctuates and then dies down. Suitable for middle and upper secondary levels.

Credits

producer/director

Les McLaren

production company

Film Australia

Language

English

Duration

00:11:33:00

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