From Hamburg to Sydney.
The daughter of a shipyard owner Emilia grew up in Hamburg. Her parents arrange a marriage for her, but not the man with whom she has fallen in love. Carl Gotthold Lessing is the great-nephew of the famous poet. He has earned a captain's license and borrowed money to build a ship. He wants to marry Emilia, but her family is strongly opposed. The two begin an affair and Emilia decides to travel with him. Their first child is born in South America and the second in Hamburg . But they have another goal: Australia...
Australia, 1891. The lives of Carola, Mina and Elsa changed abruptly when her mother dies shortly after birth of the youngest child. While Carola, the eldest, is sent to distant Germany, Mina and Elsa remain in Australia. As different as the lives of three young women are, they have one thing in common: they do not give up when it comes to fight for their dreams.
A highly emotional saga of the lives of three extraordinary sisters - based on a true story.
The fateful years between Sydney and Hamburg.
Three sisters, two continents: Each of the three sisters went their own way. Elsa works in Sydney, Mina married her secret fiance William, and Carola lives happily with Werner in Hamburg. But then a death shocked the family to its core. Then, the world is at war and suddenly Carola, Elsa and Mina live in enemy countries. Can the bond that holds together the three sisters be stronger than the shadow of war?
The moving life of Australian sisters between war and peace.