Credits and Bibliography

Jadwiga Ziembinski with her twins on board the Skaugum

This site was developed as an educational resource by the Participation and Learning team at the State Library of Western Australia.

Developing content for a school audience was done by Tricia McKenzie (Education Officer) and Kate Akerman (Education Officer). Moving it to Omeka and adding educational activites was done by Tricia McKenzie and Molly Tebo (eLearning Librarian).

The site was culturally reviewed by Denien Toomath who is a Minag Woman.

Thanks to Nick Cowie for technical assistance and Sally Kelso for banner design.

This site makes use of Trove harvesting tools developed by Tim Sherratt. These can be found on his Glam Workbench.


Many of the sources used to create this site can be found in the website links on each page. Further resources used include:


Australian Bureau of Statistics - Australia Today 2016

Ames Australia - History of Migration