Episode number 5 of Series “Destination Australia: the migrant experience since 1788”.
Provides a history of Australian working attitudes to non European migration from the first entry restrictions on Chinese in 1885 to the acceptance of Indo-Chinese refugees in the 1970s. This film partoicularly looks at the “White Australia Policy”. Suitable for middle and upper secondary levels.
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16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)
16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)