Credits & Bibliography


Written by Stephen Thompson, NSW Migration Heritage Centre

Executive producer – John Petersen, NSW Migration Heritage Centre

Website design by Annette Loudon, NSW Migration Heritage Centre, closely based on original booklet design by Danny Jacobsen, Powerhouse Museum

Background image: Chinese Market Gardens, Matraville, c.2009. Courtesy Randwick City Library

The Migration Heritage Centre at the Powerhouse Museum is a NSW Government initiative supported by the Community Relations Commission.


Coupe, S. & Andrews, M. Their Ghosts May Be Heard, Melbourne, Australia, 1992.

Gibbs, D, Heks, R, Kime, G, Lee, R. Randwick a Social History, Sydney, 1985.

McGowan, B. Chinese Market Gardens in Southern and Western New South Wales, Australian Humanities Review, July, 2005.

Wilton, J. Golden Threads: The Chinese in Regional NSW 1850- 1950, Armidale, NSW, Australia, 2004.

Wilton, J. Different Sights Immigrants in New England: A Thematic History of Immigrants from on-English-speaking Backgrounds on the New England Tableland. Sydney, 2009.

Williams, M. Chinese Settlement in NSW: A Thematic History, Sydney, 1999.

Map of NSW, Courtesy Wikimedia.