Well I never! I had no idea. I’ll get to that in a minute though. My mini-series about how the United Kingdom countries are represented here in Australia is about to draw to a close. What have we had so far? Well, it all started with… The Irish in Australia: For Queensland and Country Next [...]


With around 72,000 Irish estimated to be living here, Ireland sit in 19th position in a ‘country of birth’ league table of immigrants living in Australia as residents. (Source Wikipedia) That doesn’t sound a lot, but Ireland’s population is fewer than 5 million and yet they are only two places behind the United States in [...]