Australian politics, society & culture

Australia's Census Shows a Nation Going Places

Friday, 22 June 2012 - 1:31am
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"Australia is exploding with people and income to the west and the north as the most dramatic census in modern times alters the very idea of who we are as a nation. The resources boom is allowing workers to fly from their homes in Queensland to the mines of Western Australia; the immigration boom is making us more Asian; and Melbourne is on course to replace the stagnant Sydney as our largest city within 20 years."