New Gold Mountain digs up diverse story of Victoria's multicultural gold rush

Josh Leeson
By Josh Leeson
October 7 2021 - 9:00pm
UNTOLD STORY: Yoson An plays Wei Shing, a headman of the Chinese miners in SBS drama New Gold Mountain.

IF you studied the Victorian Gold Rush of the 1850s in high school history the chances are you learnt about the Eureka Stockade and the adoption of the Southern Cross as a symbol of national identity.

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