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Canberra Good Neighbour (Newspaper) - April 1, 1960, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory Inside 25,000th maltese migrant arrives a pm. Antarctic feature App. 4-5. Story of Kalgoorlie and the goldenmile�?p.6. They built their own Homes �?p.7. Australia still attract 14,000 British migrants will sail by june Rand the Swiss also like us m o r e than 14,000 assisted migrants Are scheduled to sail from Britain to Australia in the four months Between March and june this year. Announcing this the minister for immigration or. Downer said that Australia was now getting More British migrant than at any Lime during the past eight years. He was confident that Australia would achieve its target of 54,000 assisted . Migrant sin 1959-60. A Australia next to the United states was the most favoured nation among people migrating from Switzerland last year the minister for immigration or. Downer said recently. We Are still doing Well he said. In the first eight months of the present financial year a total of 400 persons have migrated from Switzerland to Australia. In february alone 68 migrants Whereon die Way to Australia. They covered a wide Range of occupations including process workers Draughtsmen a Mechanic a body builder clerk a Carpenter a Butcher a Bookbinder a precision Mechanic a Secretary a plasterer a bricklayer a Painter and a tinsmith. With their High proportion of skilled tradesmen Swiss migrants Are especially popular in Australia,"mr.downer said. Among families sailing soon Are the Karl suiters of Basle with their five children. Or. Sutter is a fitter. They will be the second of three Sutter families to Migrate to Australia. The first were the Vilhelm sutters with their three year old daughter now of Pearce Road quakers Hill nj5.w. is an Engineer. The third Sutter family will be the Theodor sutters with their three children. This or. Sutter is a Power Linesman. Another example of seed migration is Eduard Hunziker who is migrating to Western Australia with his wife and three . Hunziker brother has already settled in Western Australia Heretis wife is attending University. I am satisfied that we Are still getting an excellent Type of British migrant he added. The sustained High level of applications in Britain reflects the vigorous campaigning for migrant carried out by my department which has been intensified since my visit to the United kingdom last june. The britons who Are coming to us now Are not leaving a War weary run Down country beset by shortages of Many essential things. They Are coming with a full knowledge of the initial difficulties because we present factual Ungela Mourise details of or. Downer said that six British vessels had sailed Dur 5,420 assisted British migrants. The Orient liner orontes which left on march28, has among her 1,360 migrants some 450 people sponsored by australian Apex clubs. For the voyage the ship is to be known As the Apex ship and she is expected to arrive at Fremantle on the 24th of this will Call at Adelaide and Melbourne before arriving at Sydney on may2. Nest Eggers or. Downer said that the 14,000 migrant sailing Between Marchand june would include 700 nest egg migrants a people who had no friends or relatives to sponsor them in Australia but who had at least ? a a jumping Success Cossack dancers in top revue three ukrainian born australians have a become a jumping Success in a sparkling revue which has been showing to capacity audiences in Amsterdam and Rotterdam for nine months. They Are Wasy Kowalenko 24, ,21, and his brother Alex 19, who came to Australia with their parents from european displaced persons Camps in 1949 and 1950. In the picture below Nicholas is in the air and Alex at left. They went to school in Melbourne and later just for fun they took Ballet lessons from ural Cossac Ballet master and choreographer Alexander Kar Siow. In May last the boys signed a contract with Rene sleep Wink producer of snip and snap revue in Amsterdam Holland. The revue is a Brilliant sophisticated show with chorus beauties Rich scenery Beautiful music singing and wit. But the Kuban Cossack dancer steal the show twice. And their future Well for a Start the boys have contracts to keep them dancing for the next seven Vears

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