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Personal stories, 7 April 2011

Personal stories, 7 April 2011

Tell us your Irish story

Visitors to Not Just Ned: A true history of the Irish in Australia told their own Irish stories. Watch what they had to say.

Irish rebel

Robert McAllister was deported for involvement with the United Irishmen Rebellion against British rule in Ireland.

Love story

My grandmother abandoned her fiancé in Ireland to follow her true love to Australia.

Joke

Did you hear the story about the Irish soldier and a Welsh soldier?

Chirish

Chinese and Irish Ancestors

Economic migrant

I arrived in Darwin twelve months after Cyclone Tracy and
the airport looked like a big hay barn.