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Podcast: Chinese gold rush miners made up a quarter of Bendigo's population so what happened to them?

Laura Carolina Corrigan
By Laura Carolina Corrigan
Updated June 2 2022 - 12:48am, first published June 1 2022 - 2:00pm

During the gold rush Chinese immigrants made up a quarter of Bendigo's population, but now only one percent trace their ancestry back to these diggers.

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Laura Carolina Corrigan

Laura Carolina Corrigan

Podcast Producer/Journalist

Laura produces ACM's multi-award winning podcast Voice of Real Australia, and the mini-series Forgotten River. For stories from beyond the big cities, find them on your podcast app. Follow Laura on Twitter: @LaOOraC