... Koiki left me...
'We were working on the boat and we were unloading shell in Cairns and he decide, run away... He find a job cutting cane. We can't make money here that's why we go mainland, for job.'
Keywords: Cairns, employment, Exile, 1952, Kudub, George, pearling industry
Interviewed by Trevor Graham at Dam, Murray Island, 1996.
Author: Graham, Trevor
© Film Australia
Source: Kudub, George