Discover the rich history that is Bonegilla Migrant Experience.
Me and Bonegilla Two Friends Productions
Pack your suitcase - we’re headed for the 1950s! Throughout this fun-filled and educational play, audiences will discover what life was like as a newly arrived migrant to Australia. Filled with exciting characters, physical comedy and song. Me and Bonegilla will take
you on a journey you won’t forget.
Tuesday, October 29
Wednesday, October 30
11am and 1pm performance
$10 per person - Teachers free
Duration: 45 minutes to 1 hour
Performance and guided tour
$15 per person - Teachers free
Duration: 2.5 hours
(1 hour performance, 1 hour tour with a break in the middle)
Discover Bonegilla 2019
Saturday, November 2 and Sunday, November 3, 2019
An annual back to Bonegilla Migrant Camp gathering and discovery for visitors.
Guided tours, bus tours, historian talks, children's hands-on activities and catch-up opportunities for ex-residents and staff.
A full program will be published soon, so follow us on Facebook [[link removed]] to keep up-to-date. Book your accommodation and plan your visit at [[link removed]]
The Arc memorial sculpture
More than 1000 plaques have now been placed on The Arc memorial sculpture. Paying tribute to individuals, couples and families that migrated to Bonegilla between 1947 and 1971.
If you would like to purchase a plaque for your family on The Arc memorial sculpture, visit our website and download the application form [[link removed]] or for any questions contact the Welcome Centre on (02) 6020 6912.
Courage and willpower recognised
The latest person to be recognised with a plaque on The Arc memorial sculpture is the late Josef Stelc who fled a communist run Czech Republic and later came to live at the Bonegilla Migrant Centre.
His wife and two daughters will acknowledge his bravery with a plaque. Read more here. [[link removed]]
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We look forward to welcoming you to Bonegilla Migrant Experience soon.
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