People Project

Meet Eleanor Corso

Meet Eleanor Corso

Meagan Phillips - Tuesday, November 13, 2018


Eleanor was born in the south of Italy, in the beautiful coastal town of Calabria, located right on the boot’s toe. Back then it was a little place and she recalls the peaceful experience of falling asleep each night to the sounds of the sea.

Eleanor, her parents and four siblings made the move to start...

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Kerime Cokelek's Story

Kerime Cokelek's Story

Meagan Phillips - Tuesday, October 16, 2018


Kerime Cokelek was born in the city of Alaca in TurkeyKerime Cokelek and
migrated to Australia with her parents and three siblings in 1970,
when she was 9 years old.

Initially her family had planned to live and work in Australia for two years to save money, before returning to Turkey...

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Meet Macy Azar

Meet Macy Azar

Meagan Phillips - Wednesday, September 05, 2018


When Macy migrated from Iran to Australia in 2011, she arrived as a skilled migrant with a successful career working as a metallurgy engineer. 

Born in Iran’s capital, Tehran, she lived and worked in the cosmopolitan city until the decision was made to move to Australia with her family. 

Soon after settling into her new life, she found a job in her field and started...

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