Author to retrace steps of Chinese miners forced to walk 470km

Tom O'Callaghan
By Tom O'Callaghan
Updated November 16 2021 - 11:25pm, first published 11:20pm
The Chinese camp at Ironbark, circa 1889-1890. Picture: Courtesy of DENNIS O'HOY

AN ACCOMPLISHED author plans to retrace the steps of Chinese miners forced to walk hundreds of kilometres from South Australia to central Victoria in the 19th century.

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Tom O'Callaghan

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