2022 Sound Stories

Challenges of migrant children in Australia

Child visa application and koala on suitcase
Immigrant children are facing challenges in assimliating to Australian culture (Photo: Khushi Nijhawan)

Australia is a popular re-settlement destination for many immigrants, refugees and migrant families.

As a developed country, Australia provides families with better social and economic opportunities and an affordable high-quality standard of living.

But have you ever wondered what goes through the minds of immigrant children?

As their parents decide to migrate, they may be suddenly uprooted from their country of birth and face challenges in assimilating to Australia as their new home.