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Chinese begin journey to Australia

1850

Chinese miners arrive in Beechworth

1855

Chinese population in Beechwoth grows to 6,000

1857

Miners refuse to return to Buckland Valley and more call Beechworth home.

1857

July 4th, angry European miners try to overpower Chinese miners

1857

Chinese Burning Towers Built

1860

Chinese become interested in gardening.

1870

Chinese participate in the Beechworth Carnival.

1873