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In reflecting on the meaning of Australia Day, Carey asserts that, in the final analysis, "it is the notion of arrival that ... we [Australians] all have in common". His definition therefore of a 'Real Australian' is an 'Immigrant'.


  • Transcript of the inaugural John Batman Australia Day Oration presented at the Australia Day 2002 Luncheon on Friday 25 January at the Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre.

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