Party No. Departed England Arrived Western Australia Vessel Number of
Children
1 1912 December 1913 January 21 Australind 13
2 1913 May 1913 July 03 Belgic 22
3 1921 July 1921 March 09 Omar 15
4 1921 April 1921 May 19 Demosthenes 21
5 1921 July 1921 August 09 Themistocles 22
6 1922 April 1922 May 04 Orsova 18
7 1923 December 1924 January 28 Baradine 26
8 1924 January 1924 February 11 Euripides 99
9 1924 April 1924 June 05 Demosthenes 5
10 1925 January 1925 March 11 Demosthenes 12
11 1926 February 1926 March 21 Berrima 14
12 1926 November 1927 January 04 Ballarat 14
13 1927 December 1928 January 30 Barrabool 14
14 1928 February 1928 March 28 Benalla 28
15 1928 April 1928 May 28 Ballarat 115
16 1928 August 1928 October 03 Beltana 52
17 1928 November 1928 December 14 Bendigo 34
18 1929 May 1929 June 29 Largs Bay 35
19 1929 October 1929 November 14 Ballarat 35
20 1930 March 1930 April 03 Jervis Bay 16
21 1930 June 1930 July 08 Balranald 22
22 1930 September 1930 October 20 Barrabool 8
23 1931 April 1931 May 14 Largs Bay 13
24 1931 June 1931 July 21 Oronsay 20
25 1931 October 1931 November 23 Ballarat 17
26 1932 April 1932 May 13 Jervis Bay 39
27 1932 July 1932 August 23 Oronsay 37
28 1932 October 1932 November 14 Balranald 37
29 1933 April 1933 May 30 Otranto 47
30 1934 January 1934 February 16 Jervis Bay 23
31 1934 April 1934 May 15 Ballarat 22
32 1934 July 1934 August 21 Oronsay 32
33 1934 September 1934 October 12 Moreton Bay 30
34 1934 November 1934 December 25 Baradine 31
35 1934 December 1935 January 22 Otranto 19
36 1935 June 1935 July 19 Moreton Bay 28
37 1935 August 1935 October 01 Otranto 22
38 1935 October 1935 November 27 Balranald 23
39 1936 December 1937 January 19 Oronsay 31
40 1938 October 1938 November 14 Themistocles 25
41 1939 May 1939 June 13 Orontes 2
42 1939 May 1939 June 21 Strathaird 24
43 1939 June 1939 July 18 Orontes 1
44 1939 July 1939 August 08 Strathnaver 11
45 1948 December 17 1949 January 15 Ormonde 21
46 1949 July 14 1949 August Otranto 21
47 1950 March 10 1950 April Ormonde 10
48 1950 March 31 1950 April Largs Bay 11
49 1950 May 25 1950 June 24 Maloja 34
50 1950 October 16 1950 November 14 Ormonde 20
51 1951 February 02 1951 March 03 Mooltan 17
52 1951 May 23 1951 June 21 Maloja 21
53 1951 August 29 1951 September 23 New Australia 9
54 1951 November 1951 December 13 New Australia 14
55 1952 1952 May 30 Ormonde 2
56 1952 1952 November 23 New Australia 10
57 1952 1953 January 18 Chitral 3
58 1953 1953 April 21 Strathnaver 11
59 1953 1953 July 04 Mooltan 7
60 1953 1953 August 09 Maloja 6
61 1953 1953 December 05 Maloja 12
62 1954 1954 May 03 Strathaird 14
63 1954 1954 September 09 Strathnaver 6
64 1954 1954 November 19 Arcadia 8
65 1955 1955 March 05 Strathnaver 2
66 1955 1955 May 14 Arcadia 3
67 1955 1955 June 27 Orontes 1
68 1955 1955 August 20 Strathaird 6
69 1955 1955 October 31 Otranto 6
70 1955 1956 January 12 Iberia 4
71 1956 1956 April 16 8
72 1956 1956 August 26 Fairsea 4
73 1957 1957 March 18 Otranto 2
74 1957 1957 November 14 Arcadia 5
75 1957 1958 January 04 Fairsea 1
76 1958 1958 April 05 Iberia 3
77 1958 1958 August 28 Strathaird 2
78 1958 1958 November 07 Strathnaver 7
79 1958 November 12 1958 December 07 Fairsky 11
80 1959 1959 February 18 Strathaird 5
81 1959 1959 April 19 Strathmore 1
82 1959 1959 October 13 Orontes 1
83 1959 1959 December 15 Strathaird 3
84 1960 1960 January 31 Fairsky 4
85 1960 1960 April 10 Strathnaver 3
86 1960 May 31 1960 June 22 Arcadia 6
87 1960 1960 November 02 Fairsky 6
88 1960 1960 November 10 Strathnaver 5
89 1960 1960 November 12 Arcadia 6
90 1961 1961 January 15 Strathaird 9
91 1961 1961 February 12 Strathnaver 9
92 1961 1961 May 16 Strathnaver 2
93 1961 1961 June 05 Fairsea 5
94 1961 1961 August 02 Fairsky 11
95 1961 1961 August 25 Oriana 6
Little Brothers Party 01 1961 September 26 Strathnaver 5
96 1961 1961 October 10 Fairsky 6
Little Brothers Party 02 1961 October 10 Orion 4
97 1961 1961 December 18 Fairsky 11
98 1962 1962 January 17 Orion 9
99 1962 1962 January 22 Canberra 7
100 1962 1962 January 29 Castel Felice 1
101 1962 1962 February 17 Himalaya 3
102 1962 1962 April 24 Orion 4
103 1962 1962 June 06 Oriana 7
104 1962 1962 August 11 Orion 2
105 1962 1962 August 29 Iberia 2
106 1962 1962 September 11 Castel Felice 3
107 1962 1962 October 04 Fairsky 7
108 1962 1962 October 10 Canberra 8
109 1962 1962 November 26 Arcadia 1
110 1962 1962 December 01 Castel Felice 1
111 1962 1963 January 01 Fairsky 17
112 1963 1963 February 12 Stratheden 11
113 1963 1963 March 05 Oriana 2
114 1963 1963 March 26 Fairsea 1
115 1963 1963 March 27 Orion 2
116 1963 1963 May 07 Castel Felice 2
117 1963 1963 May 27 Fairsky 4
118 1963 1963 June 12 Orcades 3
119 1963 1963 June 13 Canberra 5
120 1963 1963 July 21 Castel Felice 2
121 1963 1963 Fairsea 5
122 1963 1963 October 05 Castel Felice 7
123 1963 1963 November 09 Aurelia 6
124 1963 1963 November 23 Fairsea 4
125 1964 1964 February 14 1
126 1964 1964 February 14 Fairsea 8
127 1964 1964 February 15 Canberra 7
128 1964 February 08 1964 February 27 Oriana 4
129 1964 1964 April 21 Flight 742 2
130 1964 1964 April 25 Canberra 5
131 1964 1964 May 18 Castel Felice 9
132 1964 1964 May 24 Flight QF 738 3
133 1964 1964 June 02 Oriana 2
134 1964 1964 June 18 Fairsky 9
135 1964 1964 August 22 Fairstar 12
136 1964 1964 September 02 Fairsky 10
137 1964 1964 October 11 Fairsea 10
138 1964 1964 October 23 Castel Felice 1
139 1964 1964 October 24 Fairstar 5
140 1964 1964 November 19 Flight QF 732 1
141 1964 1964 December 14 Canberra 8
142 1964 1964 December 24 Fairsea 5
143 1964 1964 December 24 Himalaya 2
144 1964 1964 December 29 Fairstar 12
145 1965 1965 January 08 Oriana 10
146 1965 1965 January 14 Flight QF 732 1
147 1965 1965 January 21 Fairsky 10
148 1965 1965 March 9 Fairsky 11
149 1965 1965 March 21 Fairstar 2
150 1965 1965 April 02 Oriana 11
151 1965 1965 April 10 Castel Felice 8
152 1965 1965 April 17 Fairstar 1
153 1965 1965 April 22 Ellinis 4
154 1965 1965 April 29 Orcades 8
155 1965 1965 July 08 Flight QF/EF172 2
156 1965 1965 July 09 Fairsky 10
157 1965 1965 August 04 Fairstar 1
158 1965 1965 August 23 Ellinis 7
159 1965 1965 August 27 Fairsea 6
160 1965 1965 October 05 Fairsky 2
161 1965 1965 October 07 Fairstar 6
162 1965 1965 October 17 Castel Felice 7
163 1965 1965 November 07 Australis 8
164 1965 1965 November 16 Fairsea 4
165 1965 1965 December 13 Fairstar 5
166 1965 1965 December 19 Fairsky 2
167 1966 1966 February 05 Canberra 9
168 1966 1966 March 05 Fairsky 7
169 1966 1966 March 06 Ellinis 6
170 1966 1966 March 15 Himalaya 2
171 1966 1966 March 25 Fairstar 22
172 1966 1966 April 04 Australis 6
173 1966 1966 April 11 Castel Felice 6
174 1966 1966 April 28 Fairsea 11
175 1966 1966 May 08 Ellinis 13
176 1966 1966 May 15 Flight QF 738 1
177 1966 1966 May 20 Fairsky 7
178 1966 1966 June 01 Australis 9
179 1966 1966 June 14 Fairstar 12
180 1966 1966 July 05 Castel Felice 14
181 1966 1966 July 14 Fairsea 3
182 1966 1966 July 31 Fairsky 3
183 1966 1966 July 31 Ellinis 17
184 1966 1966 August 17 Flight BA 172 5
185 1966 1966 August 20 ex Graylands 4
186 1966 1966 October 07 Flight QF/EG 172 15
187 1966 1966 October 11 Fairsea 8
188 1966 1966 October 14 Fairsky 3
189 1966 1966 October 21 Fairstar 12
190 1966 1966 October 23 Flight QF 738 3
191 1966 1966 October 30 Flight QF 735 4
192 1966 1966 December 04 Ellinis 9
193 1966 1966 December 17 ex Perth 2
194 1966 1967 February 04 ex Perth 1
195 1967 1967 February 05 Canberra 7
196 1967 1967 February 06 Flight QF/EG 172 3
197 1967 1967 February 14 Flight QF/EG 172 5
198 1967 1967 February 18 ex Hostel 1
199 1967 1967
February 27
Australis 1
200 1967 1967 February 27 Flight QF/EG 172 10
201 1967 1967 March 29 Flight BA 712 5
202 1967 1967 April 06 Fairstar 5
203 1967 1967 April 15 Flight QF/EG 172 7
204 1967 1967 April 26 Australis 9
205 1967 1967 May 06 Flight QF/EG 172 9
206 1967 1967 May 09 Castel Felice 1
207 1967 1967 May 22 Fairsky 4
208 1967 1967 June 09 Fairstar 7
209 1967 1967 June 14 Flight QF/EG 172 2
210 1967 1967 July 03 Flight BA 722 5
211 1967 1967 August 03 Fairsky 5
212 1967 1967 August 13 Flight QF 738 3
213 1967 1967 August 14 Fairstar 3
214 1967 1967 August 22 Flight QF/EG 172 4
215 1967 1967 August 24 Flight QF 752 5
216 1967 1967 August 25 ex Graylands 2
217 1967 1967 September 05 Flight QF/EG 172 5
218 1967 1967 October 04 Flight BA 172 3
219 1967 1967 October 11 Flight BA 172 3
220 1967 1967 October 15 Flight QF 738 4
221 1967 1967 October 15 Fairsky 8
222 1967 1967 October 20 Fairstar 3
223 1967 1967 November 02 Fairsea 15
224 1967 1967 December 15 Flight ANA 210 10
225 1967 1967 December 28 Fairstar 9
226 1967 1967 December 29 Fairsky 13
227 1968 1968 January 08 Flight QF 760 4
228 1968 1968 February 03 Canberra 10
229 1968 1968 February 25 Northern Star 1
230 1968 1968 March 13 Fairsky 10
231 1968 1968 March 14 Fairstar 8
232 1968 1968 March 27 Castel Felice 4
233 1968 1968 April 01 Ellinis 8
234 1968 1968 April 09 Fairsea 8
235 1968 1968 April 28 Orcades 6
236 1968 1968 May 01 Flight QF 176 4
237 1968 1968 May 20 Flight BA 722 3
238 1968 1968 May 22 Flight BA 712 4
239 1968 1968 May 23 Fairstar 7
240 1968 1968 May 28 Fairsky 3
241 1968 1968 June 11 Castel Felice 2
242 1968 1968 June 12 Flight QF 176 2
243 1968 1968 June 20 Ansett ex Sydney 2
244 1968 1968 June 27 Flight QF 710 3
245 1968 1968 June 29 Fairsea 7
246 1968 1968 July 04 Flight QF 704 4
247 1968 1968 July 16 Himalaya 8
248 1968 1968 July 28 Fairstar 2
249 1968 1968 July 30 Flight QF 176 4
250 1968 1968 August 11 Flight QF 172 8
251 1968 1968 August 15 ex Graylands 1
252 1968 1968 August 19 Flight BA 722 5
253 1968 1968 August 24 Flight BA 712 2
254 1968 1968 September 08 ex Graylands 1
255 1968 1968 September 10 Flight QF 174 5
256 1968 1968 September 11 Flight BA 712 2
257 1968 1968 September 14 Flight QF 736 3
258 1968 1968 September 20 Ellinis 10
259 1968 1968 September ex Graylands 1
260 1968 1968 October 04 Fairstar 6
261 1968 1968 October 05 ex Graylands 2
262 1968 1968 October 06 Flight QF 172 3

Arrival details post
October 1968 are not currently accessible

1912 to 1939 – Pre War

  • 1,174 arrivals

1949 to 1960 – Post War

  • 340 arrivals

1960 to 1980 – 1,900
arrivals (single and two-parent schemes) including 26 of the 45 youth
migrants who came to the Farm under the Big Brother Movement after 1960

A small number of
families with children arrived 1981 – 1983 following the formal end to the
system

Information courtesy
Old Fairbridgians’ Assocation