Publications about the Polish community

The Polish community in Victoria is fortunate to have a number of community historians and community writers who have produced a number of well researched publications.
Some of these include:

Paszkowski, L. 1982, Poles in Australia and Oceania 1790-1940, Australian National University Press, Sydney

Kronika: Polish Community Organisations in Victoria 1962-1992, Polish Community Council of Victoria, 1993, Melbourne

Uptrooted Trees: collection of Polish Women Memoirs, 2000, Australian-Polish Community Services, Melbourne

Drozd, E. and Cahill, D., 2004, Polonia in Australia: challenges and possibilities in the New Millennium, Australian-Polish Community Services Inc., Melbourne

Wiench, M. and Drozd, E., 2004, Lest We Forget: premigration life experiences of Polish Displaced Persons, Australian-Polish Community Services Inc., Melbourne

2005 Polish Business Directory, Australian-Polish Community Services, Melbourne

The Polish Way – an information kit, 2003, Australian-Polish Community Services, Melbourne


If you are interested in finding more publications about Poles in Australia please visit this website (in Polish) - the website was created by Towarzystwo Chrystusowe dla Polonii Zagranicznej im. ks. Jana Jabłońskiego TChr. You can find information about books, magazines, and newspapers about Polonia from around the world.