Image credits

Mekong River and the South China Sea
Mekong River and the South China Sea, 1966. AWM



Deck of the 'Tu Do'
Deck of the 'Tu Do', a Vietnamese fishing boat which carried 39 people to Darwin in 1977. This boat has been refurbished by the Australian National Maritime Museum who have located some of the family members who arrived on this boat.



Thanh Hue aged 7
Thanh Hue aged seven in the lush garden of her family home, Hue, 1949



Huy Pham at Georges River National Park
Huy Pham at Georges River National Park, 1990




Women and children on a refugee boat in Darwin Harbour 1977. Image courtesy NLA


Migration Heritage CentreUniversity of Technology SydneyDepartment of Environment and Conservation (NSW)

Crown copyright 2006 NSW Migration Heritage Centre