Migration memories of moving to regional Australia tell of obstacles and acceptance

28 Aug 2017

While recent Census figures show more than 28 per cent of Australians were born overseas, generally regional areas attract a much smaller share of migrants.

However, there are arguments migrants can help drive growth in the regions and many who have chosen a new life in the country say it was a change for the better.

The stories of some of the migrants who have chosen a home in central western NSW tell of overcoming struggles to successfully settle in.

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