The Welsh in an Australian Gold Town
Ballarat, Victoria 1850-1900
By (author) Robert Llewellyn Tyler
Publication date:15 November 2010
PublisherUniversity of Wales Press
This book’s focus is the Welsh immigrant community in the Ballarat/Sebastopol gold mining district of Victoria, Australia during the second half of the nineteenth century. The book provides an analysis of a Welsh community as it existed in a particular area and the ways in which it changed during a specific period of time and considers all aspects of the Welsh immigrant experience.