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Booklet - 'Australia', Commonwealth of Australia, May 1973 Document Reg. No: HT 8507

Summary:
Booklet titled 'Australia', published by the Commonwealth of Australia in May 1973. It is one of series of information booklets produced by the Australian Government in the 1970s for prospective migrants from the UK and North America. This booklet provides information on Australia in broad sense, general facts, history, government, defence, economy, development, communications, way of life, sport and culture.

Series includes: Australia; Education in Australia; Employment in Australia; Health and Social Services in Australia Housing in Australia; Wages, Pricing and Taxes in Australia; Your Journey to Australia; Migrant Hostels in Australia; Australian National Service; Books and Writers in Australia.
Description:
100 page booklet with rust masthead and colour image of crowd in Australia Square, Sydney.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Ms Helen Sartinas - Museum Victoria Immigration Museum, 2005
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 20.70 cm (Height), 12.60 cm (Width)

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Tagged with: immigration, white australia policy, racism, discrimination, immigration debates, immigration policies, multiculturalism, australian citizenship act, racial discrimination act, refugees
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Processing - Planning & Departure
Tertiary Classification: reference materials
Inscriptions: Text, front cover: EDITION NO. 8. MAY, 1973/AUSTRALIA.
Date Published: May 1973
Issued By: Commonwealth of Australia, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, May 1973

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