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Communities in the Qing era

Communities in the Qing era
Experience China: The Chinese in Australia Special event

24 January 2016, 2pm-3pm
Conference Room, Level 4

$15 (Includes chinese tea/refreshments)

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From the gold rush decades of the 1860s and 1870s, small numbers of Chinese women started arriving in Australia. Kate Bagnall shares stories of some of the women who left China for Australia in the late Qing dynasty, as well as the families and communities they formed here.