Station Pier: Gateway to a new life

Station Pier is a passenger port with a significant 
place in Victoria’s immigration history.

Railway Pier

Railway Pier - A New Pier

Railway PierStation PierTroop Ships to Migrant LinersPort to PortHere at LastChange is in the Air

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This website is based on an exhibition held at the Immigration Museum from 2004 to 2010.

Personal Stories

Documents and images

Keeping a Photo Album

Keeping a Photo Album

Dutch couple Edmond and Ann Vandernagel’s photo album of their migration journey...

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Timeline

Station Pier 1850s to today

Timeline

Timeline

With the discovery of gold in the 1850s, Victoria’s population exploded. Th...

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Share a Story

Share your own story

Share a Story

Share a Story

Share a Story is a collection of immigration stories that explores the e...

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Related Resources

Infosheets and websites

Post World War II Migrant Ships: <I>Patris</I>

Patris

In 1959 the Patris became the first liner in the Greek-owned Chandris fleet. The...

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