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Italian Migration 1945-1970
"‘Where we lived … the war had destroyed everything—our house and our farm. So
we had to start again.’ Lucia, who left the south of Italy for Australia in 1963 ... "
"As most Italian migrants came from rural towns, many engaged in agricultural activities in Australia ... "
"Since the nineteenth century, chain migration, a system of self-funded migration, was Italians’ primary mode of entry into Australia ... "
Fact Sheet – More than 65 Years of Post-war Migration: The Impact of Immigration
"The post-war immigration program has benefited Australian life in many ways ... "